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Discovery Education - October 2022 Updates

Posted by IU13 IMS

Wed, Sep 28, 2022

 

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Here are some "Timely & Relevant" resources from Discovery Education for the month of October. Be sure to log into your instance of Discovery Education before clicking on the links below.

 

This Month at DE

 

Monthly Activity Calendars Continue to be Published! October 2022 DE Calendar

  • Explore ready-to-use activities for October that provide students with opportunities to explore their curiosity around a variety of topics. Looking for more?
  • Explore the Instructional Activities Channel. There you’ll find the recent Activity Calendars for Grades K-2 and Grades 3-5. Use them as they are or make your own copy to edit and share.

 

World Space Week is October 4th-10th!

  • DE has created four out of this world PowerPoint decks for each day of World Space Week from October 4th-10th. There’s a lot of really cool things happening in space right now, and many of these resources have been added just THIS week so they’re hyper relevant!
  • Broken out by grade bands K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12, these decks contain an entire week’s worth of resources. Each deck has slides for next Tuesday-Monday with a different video activity each day + extensions linked to many videos. The best thing about them – they are all ready to go with minimal planning needed! Quick activities that you could fit into a Morning Meeting, end of day activity, brain break, etc. - whenever works throughout the day. Each slide also contains a link to DE's Explore Space channel for even more resources.

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Discovery Education - September 2022 Updates

Posted by IU13 IMS

Fri, Aug 26, 2022

 

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Here are some "Timely & Relevant" resources from Discovery Education for the month of September. Be sure to log into your instance of Discovery Education before clicking on the links below.

 

This Month at DE

 

Activity Calendars are Back!

  • Explore ready-to-use activities for August and September that provide students with opportunities to explore their curiosity around a variety of topics. Looking for more? Explore the Instructional Activities Channel. There you’ll find the recent Activity Calendars for Grades K-2 and Grades 3-5. Use them as they are or make your own copy to edit and share.

DE Ready to Learn Sept 22

 

There have been some exciting updates to the Discovery Education platform: 

  • A new Explore page: Looking for inspiration? DE's new Explore page lets you browse by subject, then offers personalized suggestions based on your activity in DE, grade levels, and more.
  • New content partners: DE has partnered with Sesame Workshop for PK-2, Minecraft: Education Edition, and Marzano Academies!
  • Studio updates: From new fonts to animated buttons, Studio offers a quicker workflow and a few other fun tweaks that will make lesson building easy, creative, and engaging.   
  • A brand-new Student Experience: Your students will see a new interface designed to build agency and promote time on task. No more excuses for incomplete assignments!   
  • A redesigned My Classrooms: DE has completely overhauled the My Classrooms section, giving teachers a much more intuitive interface to easily navigate classes, assignments, and students. 
  • Quiz Library: Have you tried the Quiz Library yet? Each month DE continues to add more pre-built quizzes aligned to DE content to save teachers time and effort in assessing student progress. 

DE product updates summer 2022

 

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Discovery Education - Sneak Peak of 2022 Back-to-School Updates

Posted by IU13 IMS

Wed, Jun 29, 2022

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Discovery Education - Summer of Learning

Posted by IU13 IMS

Fri, Apr 22, 2022

DE Summer of Learning

If you're looking for curriculum support, at-home activities for students, or professional learning resources, Discovery Education has a Summer Learning Activities DE Channel, which is full of ready-to-use activities that cover a wide range of topics, subjects, and grades. In addition, they have tons of subject-specific content resources perfect for summer learning, as well as engaging at-home resources that get the whole family involved! If there is a need for professional learning, DE has a variety of on-demand eLearning opportunities for educators also. 

Summer Activities DEBe sure to log into your instance of Discovery Education to view all these resources and more can in the Summer of Learning ChannelTake a moment to view this flyer, that can be shared with educators and families, from Discovery Education for more information. 

 

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Discovery Education - Spring 2022 Student Challenges

Posted by IU13 IMS

Tue, Mar 8, 2022

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Discovery Education offers a wide variety of exciting challenges and sweepstakes that give schools a go-to framework for continuous student inspiration and engagement. Get students involved in making their lives and communities better with one good idea in a Discovery Education student challenge. From community improvement to STEM innovation, there are many exciting ways for students to turn simple problem-solving into real-world success.

Upcoming Social Impact Student & Community Challenges:

For more information, view the Discovery Education - Spring 2022 Student & Community Challenges Flyer

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