#CelebrateWithDE – Presidents’ Day | Discovery Education – Education Article

On the third Monday in February, we honor all U.S. presidents on Presidents’ Day. The day was introduced to honor George Washington and grew to honor all presidents and earn that apostrophe after the s. This year, we invite you to celebrate by going all the way back to the day’s beginnings to study Washington – along with another long-ago honoree, Lincoln – and then consider how they might have handled presidential communications with modern technology. Content Collection: Presidents’ DayDiscovery…

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Write Think Learn Tapping the Power of Daily Student Writing – Education Article

Write Think Learn: Tapping the Power of Daily Student Writing Across the Content AreasBy Mary K. Tedrow(Routledge/MiddleWeb, 2018 – Learn more) Reviewed by Linda Biondi Writing well is a powerful life skill. The ability to write well is a crucial component of being able to communicate to a variety of audiences. Writing is a valuable tool for communication, sharing of knowledge, and self expression. All these statements are true, yet the amount of time students spend writing (in or out of…

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#CelebrateWithDE – Golden Globes | Discovery Education – Education Article

It was the 76th anniversary of the Golden Globes this year! This celebration of film and television is sure to bring excitement and controversy throughout Hollywood and, perhaps, in your classroom. Take this opportunity to turn the spotlight to your students’ talent in videography and storytelling. We’ve selected some resources to spark the creative spirit and support their filmmaking efforts. Consider running a short contest to inspire them to participate in a classroom Golden Globes. LEARN Lights, Camera, Education!: AFI…

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#CelebrateWithDE – Golden Globes | Discovery Education – Education Article

It was the 76th anniversary of the Golden Globes this year! This celebration of film and television is sure to bring excitement and controversy throughout Hollywood and, perhaps, in your classroom. Take this opportunity to turn the spotlight to your students’ talent in videography and storytelling. We’ve selected some resources to spark the creative spirit and support their filmmaking efforts. Consider running a short contest to inspire them to participate in a classroom Golden Globes. LEARN Lights, Camera, Education!: AFI…

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