Assignment Builder! How To Connect Your Students To Discovery Education streaming Resources!
<ul><li>Start by contemplating the nature your assignment… </li></ul><ul><li>Simple with brief instructions and a resource or two </li></ul><ul><li>Complex with detailed instructions and numerous resources </li></ul><ul><li>A quick make-up activity! </li></ul>
<ul><li>Gather materials for your assignment… </li></ul><ul><li>Search Discovery Education streaming for full videos, video segments, articles, clip art, images, audio, and more! </li></ul><ul><li>Search for web sites and mark them as Favorites in your browser </li></ul>
Check the box, and choose “Done” to add the media to your assignment. Not here! Click here
Adds media to a new assignment instead of your current assignment!
<ul><li>Check the appropriate search result, and choose “Add Selected.” </li></ul><ul><li>The media will be added to your lesson. </li></ul><ul><li>Click “Continue” when you are done adding media… </li></ul>To add media from My Content
Printing Options General Info Web Links Media and Activities Click “Continue”
Give students the code: T1AED-2D6D Give students the link: http://streaming.discoveryeducation.com/studentCenter/index.cfm?cdCode=T1AED-2D6D Or do it the easy way… Paste the link into your blog, web page, Moodle site, etc.
<ul><li>Some closing thoughts… </li></ul><ul><li>Remember some students have issues - bandwidth that is! </li></ul><ul><li>Simple, focused assignments containing limited media often lead to better student participation and achievement than do complex assignments with tons of media included. </li></ul><ul><li>A great quick-start tutorial for the Assignment builder is located at: http://streaming.discoveryeducation.com/ help/index.cfm </li></ul>