With Discovery Education’s digital resources and strategies, students get to know brave, creative, and groundbreaking African Americans and their important roles in history.
The contributions of black Americans to art and culture are practically immeasurable. One era of African American art, music, literature, and activism was the Harlem Renaissance between 1919 and the early 1940s. With these resources and instructional ideas, students make connections between the Harlem Renaissance, modern popular culture, and themselves.
Student-created curriculum valentines: challenge their creativity and cleverness as they express concepts and connections through divergent thinking.
Join Discovery Education for a Virtual Viewing Party on Tuesday, February 23, at 1 PM ET, as students across the country simultaneously share in the story of Ruby Bridges, the first black student to attend an all-white elementary school in Louisiana. Afterward, take part in a virtual discussion and share reflections, comments, and questions and
Discovery Education celebrates the achievements and contributions of black Americans and honors the journey of African Americans in United States history.
In this activity, students consider what it must have been like for African Americans who led groundbreaking lives, and they imagine what social media might have looked like on the eve of some of those great accomplishments.
A few weeks ago, we launched a global collaborative project for our community in partnership with GlobalLab and Zaption. Community members from around the globe have spent the weeks learning more about holidays and inventing a few new ones. Here are a few examples of what they’ve shared…. LeaAnne Daughrity’s students from Texas created their
The Winter Solstice occurs in the Northern Hemisphere each year on December 21st. This marks the point in Earth’s orbit of maximum tilt away from the sun. This week’s Lively Lessons allows students to explore the Winter Solstice through a variety of activities. Daily Weather After students view the video segment “The Seasons” from Weather