Lively Lessons: FIVE Programs


 Working on your weekly lesson plans? Our new Sunday blog series, Lively Lessons, will provide you with Discovery Education content and lesson plan ideas!     Does your classroom have the winter blues? Bring paradise to your students by viewing FIVE: Galapagos Islands. Each two-minute episode in Discovery Education’s new FIVE series features five facts […]

Join Discovery Education Techbook LIVE 2015


We look forward to you joining Discovery Education and fellow educators around the world for Techbook LIVE 2015: a free, day-long virtual professional learning event sharing some of the most effective strategies for integrating Discovery Education Techbook digital content. To join the Techbook LIVE 2015 webcast, go to on Saturday, January 24, any time […]

Fun Fact Friday: Bubble Wrap


Would you believe that bubble wrap, everyone’s favorite popping packing material, was originally marketed as wallpaper? It’s true! While bubble wrapping is now equally famous both for being fun to pop, and for having excellent cushioning qualities, its inventors had something very different in mind. According to Wikipedia:  “Bubble wrap was invented in 1957 by […]

DEN Weekly Update: January 23, 2015


This issue of the DEN Weekly Update is full of great information for you. Here are just a few of the things to look forward to reading. Techbook LIVE is tomorrow Share an exciting reading experience with First Lady Barbara Bush Get free premium access to GoNoodle Keep reading to learn more about these projects […]