For holidays such as the Fourth of July, it is a great time to explore the On This Day Calendar feature.
Once, logged into Discovery Education you’ll see the On This Day feature located directly under My DE. This unique feature highlights an event that took place on that particular day. To access the full calendar simply click View Full Calendar.
Once you’ve clicked on View Full Calendar, you should see the whole calendar for that month on the left side and on the right side you’ll see subjects that have videos or video segments that correlate to the Fourth of July holiday:
You’ll notice the July Fourth holiday has a star on it to illustrate that it is in fact a holiday.
If you would like a specific subject for your Fourth of July lesson, then you’ll want to click on any of the subjects located on the right side of the page. You can view the event and the date as well as a description that correlates to that event:
Like any other wonderful Discovery Education streaming resource, you will be able to play or add the resource to your My Content!