• Getting Started with Discovery Education

    MY DE Homepage Navigation 

    My Classrooms: Manage classroom groupings and assignments with Classrooms.

    My Content: Organize favorite content into folders with My Content.

    Quiz: Exclusive to Full Discovery Education partners, use Quiz to build formative assessments such as video quiz, standard quiz, and ask live quiz to check for understanding.

    Studio: Create and deliver lessons with Studio, Discovery Education's creation and collaboration space.

    Assessment Builder: Build student assessments witAssessment Builder.

    Browse Subjects: Drill down by subject to find a collection of resources.

    Browse Standards: Drill down by standard to find that just-right resource for your next lesson.

    Educator Supports: Find the support you’re looking for with everything from getting started to trending education topics to helping leaders maximize the DE experience in their schools and districts. Find a wealth of professional learning opportunities that fit your schedule, real-life examples of DE in action, interactive courses, and ready-to-use toolkits. Connect with educators from around the world through the Discovery Educator Network (DEN) Community. You’ll find inspiration, timely recommendations, and best practices. 

    My Channels offer collections of video segments, images, songs, and more on many of Discovery Education’s most-searched topics and curated by Discovery Education’s curriculum experts. By default, you'll be subscribed to channels to best meet your interests. 

     

    Educator Resources from Discovery Education

    Discovery Education Help Center - Discover all the things to help you get started and more!

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     Did You Know this about Discovery 

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    Check out these fantastic features that can enhance the learning for your students. Click on the drop-down menu for more information on the topic.

  • Audiobooks

    Spark your imagination and explore the full collection of Audiobooks available in Discovery Education Experience—from classic children's stories and fairy tales, to science fiction and famous poetry, to modern young adult favorites.

    Learn more about Listen and Download Audio.  Watch the video.

  • Choice Boards

    Did you know Discovery Education has Choice Boards that can be copied, customized and assigned?

    Filter by language, published date, closed caption options, and even reading level!  Take a look at the collection here.

  • English Language Learning Center

    The English Language Learner Center provides professional development, instructional resources and tools, multimodal digital content, and immersive learning experiences to help English Language Learners (ELL) as they unlock the language of academic success. English Language Learners, sometimes referred to as English Learners or multilingual learners, are students who are in the process of acquiring English while their primary language is not English. English Language Learners face the complex challenge of learning rigorous academic subject matter while simultaneously mastering a new language.

    Find recources here

    Hot Topics: Language Learners and Discovery Education page. Video here

  • Find, View, and Save Media

    Engage your students with Discovery Education's digital media resources in an upcoming lesson.  Personlaize by saving content in Quicklist and Organizing curated media in My Content.

    Check out the information page.

  • Interactives for All Subject Areas

    Use search filters to find math overviews and explanations, games, skill builders, reading materials, and more. When searching, note the categories of resources available for your search term.  The Interactives category can include ExplorationsFun-damentalsGamesInteractive MapsInvestigationsSimulations, Skill Builders and Math Interactives.

    Interactives and Other Resources Information page.

    Collection of Interactives

  • Interactive Video and Standard Quizzes

    Did you know…

    Discovery Education has Interactive Video and Standard Quizzes that can be used LIVE with students?

    Check for Understanding with Quiz Video

  • Monthly Activity Calendars

    Welcome to the Activity Center, where you’ll find monthly calendars of daily activities that are timely, relevant, and ready-to-use. Each month is curated based on what teachers are searching for the most, and each daily activity presents a new opportunity to spark curiosity!

    Click and view by grade level. 

  • PhET Simulation Resources

    Explore the electrifying world of molecular interactions, genetic mutations, planetary gravity, and more with these interactive simulations. Based on extensive education research, PhET simulations bring math and science concepts to life in an intuitive, game-like environment, inviting students to learn through exploration and discovery.

    Check out the collection here.

  • Ready-to-Use Activities

    Access ready-to-use lesson activities you can use as-is or customize to meet the needs of your learners.

    Access and Edit Activities Video 

  • STEM Camp

    Make learning sizzle for your students with STEM. These camp sessions include activities, investigations, and opportunities for students to use the 4Cs through fun and innovative learning experiences.

    Hot Topic: STEM article. Watch video here.

  • Sound Effects, Podcasts, and Songs

    Discovery Education audio includes songs, sound effects, and other audio, which can include podcasts, audiobooks, short stories, poetry, historic speeches, and more.  Check out the collection.

    Listen and Download Audio Video

  • Studio Templates for SOS Instructional Strategies

    Did you know you can Design Digital Lessons with Studio?

    Teachers can use our content creation tool, Studio, to create vibrant lessons to engage students in digital media and students can demonstrate their understanding of a topic. 

    Design Learing Activities Video

  • Top Ten SOS Instructional Strategies

    Make the most of Spotlight on Strategies (SOS) Instructional Strategies with professional learning resources, educator stories, top ten lists, toolkits for sharing, and an at-a-glance grid view that includes SOS alignment to McREL’s 6-Phase Model of Learning.

    SOS Top Ten Instructional Strategies Lists

    SOS Instructional Strategies for integrating Discovery Education

  • Virual Field trips

    Take your students beyond the classroom walls and into some of the world's most iconic locations for rich and immersive learning experiences—no permission slips required.

    How can I access virtual field trips? 

    Virtual Field Trip Resources.

  • Vooks (Video Books)

    Enjoy this delightful collection from Vooks with storybooks brought to life through animation and voice narration. From space adventures to courageous changemakers, holiday tales to counting songs, discover a whole new way of reading and ignite students' curiosity.

    Take a look at DE's Collection of Vooks

  • Become a DEN STAR Educator!

    Do you enjoy staying in the know about all things DE? Would you like access to exclusive resources? Join our DEN STAR program to connect with a community of like-minded educators and maximize DE's impact in your school or district. Learn more HERE and share with your teacher leaders! Application is open until May 6.

     

    DE Monthly Newsletter!

    Check out Discovery Education's Interactive Monthly Newsletter!  Just click around on the pdf below.  (Be sure to open Discovery Education first via the tile in WebDesk). 

    Watch the overview video here.

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