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Featured Strategy: Get Your Thinking Hat On

Featured Strategy: Get Your Thinking Hat On is a teaching strategy that provides students with a specific perspective from which to consider information and ideas. View Resource

Virtual Viewing Party: Holidays around the World

Join classrooms from around the world and explore the origins and meaning of a variety of holidays. With this Virtual Viewing Party, you can teach your students about the most-common traditions that are associated with each holiday. Register Today

100+ Ways to Use Discovery Education

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#CelebrateWithDE – World Soil Day

Dig deep. Unearth. Excavate. So many of our learning metaphors relate to getting into soil. Celebrate World Soil Day on December 5 by encouraging your students to consider this wonder beneath their feet with these digital resources.
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Hot Topics: Diverse Learners

Discovery Education helps you engage diverse learners with multimodal digital content for multiple learning styles, degrees of readiness, and interests by offering resources to help vary content, process, product, and learning environment.
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Featured Strategy: 3 Truths...1 Lie

Featured Strategy: 3 Truths...1 Lie is a teaching strategy that helps students focus on the key takeaway of a particular concept. Students will create three truths and one lie, based on the digital selection.
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STEM Career Challenges

Students require opportunities to see what careers exist beyond their classrooms and community. Discovery Education STEM Career Challenges engage students in scenario-based learning about STEM career pathways that students might not otherwise have considered.
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#CelebrateWithDE – Cyber Monday

On November 27, people everywhere will celebrate Cyber Monday. #CelebrateWithDE and use our digital resources to highlight cyber safety and encourage your students to go online in search of the good: safe, accurate, secure, and – yes – fun and fascinating things.
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Featured Strategy: Visual Walkabout

Featured Strategy: Visual Walkabout is a teaching strategy that provides students with a sneak peek of the content in an upcoming unit through the use of a series of images. Students walk around the classroom gallery of images, making connections and asking questions at each image.
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The Student Experience

Extend your students’ access to Discovery Education resources and creation tools during the school day and beyond the bell. Learn how to add students, create classes, assign content, and strategies for enhancing their experience.
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Hot Topics: Literacy

Discovery Education features a wide variety of literacy supports. Incorporate our literacy resources and strategies to help your students build and strengthen these foundational reading, writing, and communication skills.
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Featured Strategy: Placemat

Featured Strategy: Placemat is a cooperative learning strategy that sparks active engagement from students by providing both a space for individuals to record thoughts and ideas and a collaborative space where they synthesize ideas into one group summary statement.
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Discovery Education in Action

Step inside the classrooms of Discovery Education Community members from around globe with DE in Action. Learn how your peers are using digital media in their classrooms, hear how they solve problems, and experience Discovery Education through their eyes.
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Hot Topics: Addiction

Addiction is a complex and sensitive topic, but we need to talk to students about it. Use these resources to provide both scientific information about addiction and stories of personal struggle from the perspectives of addicts and their families.
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#CelebrateWithDE – Healthy Living

From kindergarten to high school, students need information and time to develop good habits as they learn to make more and more choices for themselves. By providing engaging resources and opportunities for open discussion, you can help your students develop a healthy attitude about healthy food.
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#CelebrateWithDE – Halloween

Give your students the treat of a little Halloween history by taking them back through the ages and showing them how our modern traditions grew from ancient lore.
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Get to know the Top Ten SOS: Primary Edition

Explore our special Top Ten series on SOS in the classroom. This month we’re putting our youngest learners in the spotlight by sharing how you can engage primary students in active learning with digital media.
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Tundra Connections Virtual Experience

#CelebratewithDE as we return to Churchill, Manitoba, Canada on October 26th for the annual polar bear migration. Since 2010, Discovery Education has teamed up with Polar Bears International to bring students a series of webcasts during the annual polar bear migration. Find out about these extraordinary animals and learn more about the careers open to you on the tundra.
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Fall VirtCon 2017 - Final Countdown!

In just a few short days, we’ll be gathering together once again to share with you Fall VirtCon. This annual conference taking place on Saturday, October 21 provides educators the chance to learn from some outstanding presenters throughout the day.
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Your Vote Needed Today!

This summer, the EdTech Community nominated outstanding people and products that have positively impacted K-12 education over the past 25 years. Discovery Education is honored to have finalists in two categories: People - Discovery Education CEO Bill Goodwyn, Products - Discovery Education Streaming. Place your vote today for our two worthy entries!
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Fall VirtCon 2017

Join us for VirtCon on Saturday, October 21st, where your peers from the Discovery Education Community will present the very best of their practice, share ideas and instructional tools, and demonstrate the latest resources available to you. This virtual learning experience brings our community together for professional development, conversation, and inspiration.
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Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice: Check Out These Autumnal Resources

For many, Autumn marks the time of year that the weather begins to cool, leaves turn brilliant shades of red and orange, and every food, drink, and candle is flavored with pumpkin spice. But what causes these phenomena to occur? Find out with these digital resources and instructional ideas.
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Community Update

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October Content Showcase

Explore new content added to Discovery Education services in October including our Random Acts of Kindness content collection, Discovering Farmland: The Smart Farm Virtual Field Trip, Celebrate with DE: Halloween, Lost World of Pompeii by the Science Channel and much more.
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Top 5 Reasons to Tune In to Fall VirtCon

Check out some of the top reasons to love Fall VirtCon. #2 - PD in your PJ's!
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#CelebrateWithDE – World Space Week

Today, October 4th, marks the first day of space week! We hope you and your students will be a part of the festivities to celebrate this year’s theme: “Exploring New Worlds in Space.” With such a clear focus on exploration, the options for study are many: the science behind the potential of human habitation on Mars, NASA’s missions to outer space, Lockheed Martin’s Orion vehicle, and more.
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#CelebrateWithDE – World Teacher Day

On October 5 each year, people around the world celebrate teachers! It’s World Teacher Day. We are especially honored to celebrate all the amazing, difficult, rewarding, and inspiring work you do. We’ve shaken up the blog for you today and are offering some things you’ll find in your Discovery Education account that might help you relax, laugh, and learn. Enjoy!
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Live from the Tundra Virtual Experience

#CelebratewithDE as we return to Churchill, Manitoba, Canada on October 26th for the annual polar bear migration. Since 2010, Discovery Education has teamed up with Polar Bears International to bring students a series of webcasts during the annual polar bear migration. Find out about these extraordinary animals and learn more about the careers open to you on the tundra.
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Save the Date! Fall VirtCon 2017

Join us for VirtCon on Saturday, October 21st. From the comfort of your own home, learn how your peers are using Discovery Education in their classroom, hear how they solve problems, and experience Discovery Education through their eyes.
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PD Webinar Series

Looking for ways to integrate your Discovery Education services deeper into your instruction? Our webinar series covers topics from Getting Started to a “deeper dive” into each service as well as exploring different ways you can use our services as part of daily instruction.
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#CelebrateWithDE – World Space Week

Earthlings across the globe will be marking World Space Week from October 4 – 10, 2017. We hope you and your students will be a part of the festivities to celebrate this year’s theme “Exploring New Worlds in Space” with some of our digital content.
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Community Update

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#CelebrateWithDE – Autumnal Equinox

With summer drawing to a close, it is the perfect time to look into the science behind this transition of seasons. Explore these digital resources around the autumnal equinox and why it marks the first day of fall.
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Classroom Content: Hurricanes

Chances are you and your students have learned more about hurricanes in the last couple of weeks than anyone planned. Use this curated content to teach your students about extreme weather and how to prepare for natural disasters.
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#CelebrateWithDE – Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month begins on September 15, a date that marks the anniversary of independence for five Latin American countries — Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua. Mexico, Chile, and Belize also celebrate their independence in September. Explore these Discovery Education resources and celebrate the culture, history, and contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans.
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September 2017 – Streaming Newsletter

In case you missed it, check out our monthly Newsletter. We have included timely content, resources, and events to engage your students inside and outside of the classroom.
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#CelebrateWithDE – International Literacy Day

#CelebrateWithDE on International Literacy Day! We know how important digital literacy is and we know you are working hard to ensure your students can navigate thoughtfully through the digital landscape. Help your students develop these critical literacy skills on International Literacy Day, and every day, by using some of our digital resources.
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Community Update

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Back to School Content Showcase

Explore new content added to Discovery Education services in preparation for back to school including Phelps vs. Shark: Great Gold vs. Great White, Outrageous Acts of Science, History Kids, Through the Wormhole by Revelations Entertainment, and The Great American Eclipse.
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August 2017 – Streaming Newsletter

In case you missed it, check out our monthly Newsletter. We have included some of our back to school updates, resources, and events to engage your students inside and outside of the classroom.
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#CelebrateWithDE – Pythagorean Theorem Day

August 2017 has STEM on the brain. A few days in advance of a solar eclipse, mathematicians everywhere will be celebrating Pythagorean Theorem Day, August 15, 2017, one of the rare dates that lines up with the theorem (8² + 15² = 17²). You and your students can add these resources together to equal lots of great learning!
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#DESTEMChat - Global Girls in STEM

The future of our world are the students in our classrooms. The STEMettes are leading the way as they look to inspire the next generation of females into STEM fields by showing them the amazing women already in STEM. They will join the conversation to discuss the importance of girls in STEM and how to practically inspire students in your own classroom and community.
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Summer Content Showcase

Explore new content added to Discovery Education services this summer including STEM Career Closeup, Literature Kids, Art with Mati and Dada, Careers That Count Virtual Field Trip, and DE in Action: Math Techbook NBA Tool.
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Summer 2017 – Streaming Newsletter

In case you missed it, check out our monthly Newsletter. We have included timely content, resources, and events to engage your students inside and outside of the classroom.
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Community Update

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#DESTEMChat: Glocal = Global + Local Connections

Our students struggle with seeing how what they are doing in the classroom can make an impact on a grander scale. This month we will be stretching our thinking and exploring how to help students begin to make Glocal connections in their work. Join #DESTEMChat on Twitter to participate.
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World Refugee Day Resources

World Refugee Day was established in 2000 by the UN General Assembly and is coming up on June 20. It’s a good time to talk to your students about the definition of a refugee and the challenges people throughout time and all around the world have faced when they are forced to leave their homeland.
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Worldwide Summer Adventure

With the summer vacation rapidly approaching we know you can’t wait to relax by the beach, visit a far-flung destination, or spend quality time with family and friends closer to home. But, what if you could also travel the world and continue learning all summer long? Join us on a worldwide adventure and let learning take you around the world.
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