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  1. SOS: ABC Summary

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    Welcome to Spotlight on Strategies Challenge!  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. ABC Summary PDF Version *For a link to all the PDFs in this series click here. Summary: Summarizing requires that students distill information in a concise, synthesized form and focus on the important points presented in […]

  2. SOS: Equations of Understanding

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    Welcome to Spotlight on Strategies Challenge!  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. Equations of Understanding PDF Version *For a link to all the PDFs in this series click here. Summary “Synthesizing is the process of combining parts of wholes to make a brand new whole (Functional Teaching). […]

  3. SOS: The Envelope Please

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    Welcome to Spotlight on Strategies Challenge!  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. The Envelope Please  PDF Version *For a link to all the PDFs in this series click here.               Summary Groups of students are presented with envelopes with a list […]

  4. SOS: What Did They Say?!?

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    Welcome to Spotlight on Strategies Challenge!  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. What Did They Say?!? PDF Version *For a link to all the PDFs in this series click here. Background If you ask a student what it takes to do well in social studies, they may […]

  5. DENapalooza Greensboro: Top Five “Spotlight on Strategies”

    There are so many great instructional strategies shared through our SOS series that it’s hard to find time to review them all.  So, a group of amazing teachers at #DENapalooza Greensboro did it for you.  Here are their top five SOS that you simply have to check out for yourself. Three Truths, One Lie What […]

  6. SOS: Put On Your Thinking Hat

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    Welcome to Spotlight on Strategies Challenge!  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. After watching the Discovery Education’s Remembrance National School Assembly and as I watch my social media feeds fill with memories of loved ones on this Veteran’s Day, this strategy came to mind. It’s so important […]

  7. Put some ZAPtion in those lessons!

    According to eSchool News, “Screen time remains a hot-button issue, but classifying technology use guidelines to include active versus passive use, and how the technology is used, could help redefine traditional screen time guidelines…” At nearly every event our Discovery Education uses our Spotlight on Strategies (SOS) to share ways in which educators can transform […]

  8. SOS: Paperchat with a POW!

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    When educators send me emails sharing how they utilize the SOS in their classrooms or with their colleagues, my heart just soars.  You can only imagine my glee when I received an email from DEN STAR and Ambassador Cindy Taylor, ELA Specialist at Eldersburg Elementary in Carroll County Public Schools, asking if she had permission […]

  9. DE Summer School: SOS- Tweet! Tweet!

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Tweet, Tweet original post Tweet Tweet PDF link to all PDFs in the […]

  10. DE Summer School: SOS- Four-to-One

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Four-to-One original post Four-to-One PDF link to all PDFs in the SOS series […]

  11. DE Summer School: SOS- Shake It Up Baby

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Shake It Up Baby original post Shake It Up Baby PDF link to […]

  12. DE Summer School: SOS- Blurt Out!

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Blurt Out Blurt Out PDF link to all PDFs in the SOS series […]

  13. DE Summer School: SOS- Journals

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Journals original post Journals PDF link to all PDFs in the SOS series […]

  14. DE Summer School: SOS- Vocabulary Stepping Stone

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Vocabulary Stepping Stone original post Vocabulary Stepping Stone PDF link to all PDFs […]

  15. DE Summer School: SOS- AEIOU

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. AEIOU original post AEIOU PDF link to all PDFs in the SOS series […]

  16. DE Summer School: SOS- Guess the 2-1-4

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Guess the 2-1-4 original post Guess the 2-1-4 PDF link to all PDFs […]

  17. DE Summer School: SOS- Sum It Up

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Sum It Up original post Sum It Up PDF link to all PDFs […]

  18. DE Summer School: SOS- Visual Walkabout

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Visual Walkabout original post Visual Walkabout PDF link to all PDFs in the […]

  19. DE Summer School: SOS- 3 Truths, 1 Lie

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. 3 Truths, 1 Lie original post 3 Truths, 1 Lie PDF link to […]

  20. DE Summer School: SOS- Myth Bustin

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Myth Bustin original post Myth Bustin PDF link to all PDFs in the […]

  21. DE Summer School: SOS- Poetry Slam

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Poetry Slam original post Poetry Slam PDF link to all PDFs in the […]

  22. DE Summer School: SOS- Pecha Kucha

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Pecha Kucha original post Pecha Kucha PDF link to all PDFs in the […]

  23. DE Summer School: SOS- Paper Slide

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Paper Slide original post Paper Slide PDF link to all PDFs in the […]

  24. DE Summer School: SOS- Sound Check

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Sound Check original post Sound Check PDF link to all PDFs in the […]

  25. DE Summer School: SOS- 25 Things You Need To Know

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. 25 Things You Need to Know… original post 11/03/13 link to 25 Things […]