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I Movie Den Summer School Opening

  1. 1. Welcome to the DEN Summer School Webinar Series
  2. 2. Digital Storytelling Week <ul><li>Monday, August 3 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Thinking Outside the Slide </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Tuesday, August 4 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Digital Storytelling Made Easy: Using Discovery Education Content with Animoto and PhotoStory </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Wednesday, August 5 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Director’s Cut: Discovery Education Media and MovieMaker (Windows) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Thursday, August 6 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Director’s Cut: Discovery Education Media and iMovie (Mac) </li></ul></ul>Register at - http://tinyurl.com/DENSS09
  3. 3. Leadership Week <ul><li>Monday, August 10 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Information Society is HERE: Are our schools up to the task? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>with Dr. Scott McLeod </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Tuesday, August 11 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Policies, Safety and Social Networking </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>with Steve Dembo </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Wednesday, August 12 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Web 2.0 for Administrators </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>with Hall Davidson </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Thursday, August 13 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Data Driven Decisions with DE Assessment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>with Donna Neblett </li></ul></ul>Register at - http://tinyurl.com/DENSS09
  4. 4. Science Week <ul><li>Monday, August 17 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Myth Busted: Easy Ways to Integrate Digital Media into Your Science Classroom </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Tuesday, August 18 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Getting Your Hands Dirty with Discovery Education Science </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Wednesday, August 19 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Differentiating Instruction with the Discovery Education Science Assessment Manager </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Thursday, August 20 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>More and Muir Tech Tips for Going Green </li></ul></ul>Register at - http://tinyurl.com/DENSS09
  5. 5. Web 2.0 Week <ul><li>Monday, August 24 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Get Your Glog On! The DE streaming Builders and Glogster </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Tuesday, August 25 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Thread that Ties it All Together: DE Content and Voicethread </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Wednesday, August 26 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Two Roundtrip Tickets to Anywhere in the World: Designing Virtual Field Trips with DE Media and Google Earth </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Thursday, August 27 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Learning Through the Funnies: Mixing DE Content with Free Comic Tools </li></ul></ul>Register at - http://tinyurl.com/DENSS09
  6. 6. Discovery Education Back-to-School Stay Up-To-Date with New Content <ul><li>New organizations joining the 150+ publishers: </li></ul><ul><li>National Underground Railroad Freedom Center </li></ul><ul><li>Chicago-Sun Times </li></ul><ul><li>Current partners adding more content: </li></ul><ul><li>BBC </li></ul><ul><li>Colman Communications </li></ul><ul><li>PBS® </li></ul><ul><li>Peer Power </li></ul><ul><li>New Content Types Engage Student </li></ul><ul><li>Skill Builders </li></ul><ul><li>Games </li></ul><ul><li>Math Overviews and Explanations </li></ul>
  7. 7. Discovery Education Back-to-School Find What You Need Easily with Universal Search <ul><li>Quickly find videos, virtual labs, reading passages, educator-created content, and other interactive resources based on the Discovery Education services to which you have access </li></ul>
  8. 8. Discovery Education What’s New? Higher Quality, Improved Media, Better Visibility <ul><li>1,000 Titles Added During Past 12 Months (up to 9,000 total) </li></ul><ul><li>Concept-level clips tied to standards </li></ul><ul><li>World Languages Media Pack </li></ul><ul><li>Administrative Services and Reporting </li></ul><ul><li>Enhanced Student Access (coming soon) </li></ul><ul><li>Discovery Education streaming Interactive Atlas </li></ul><ul><li>Launched Discovery Education Science: Virtual Labs, Explorations, etc </li></ul><ul><li>Discovery High-Resolution Media Server (1+Mbps files) </li></ul>
  9. 9. Discovery Education What’s New: Take Control through Administrative Services Manage Access <ul><li>Create educator and student usernames and passwords </li></ul><ul><li>Enable student access to content based on your preferences </li></ul>Critical Usage Data at Your Fingertips <ul><li>Reports covering top videos, number of videos viewed, and more [note: reports do not account for multiple-use downloaded files] </li></ul><ul><li>Assign roles to colleagues so they can manage content access and generate reports </li></ul>
  10. 10. Today’s Summer School Session Director’s Cut: iMovie & DE streaming Michael Hakkarinen Discovery Education [email_address]
  11. 12. Our Assignment for Today… Grade 3-5 Writing Activity This week in Science we’ve been talking about the planets in our Solar System. Based on what you’ve learned so far, which planet (other then earth) is your favorite? Which planet would you most like to visit? Using the videos available to you in the Student Drive, make an iMovie about the planet you would like to explore. Narrate the videos and include 3 facts about the planet to support your decision. Keep your video to between 1 and 2 minutes long.
  12. 13. <ul><li>For this activity the teacher needs to: </li></ul><ul><li>Demonstrate how to use iMovie </li></ul><ul><li>Download editable content from DE streaming </li></ul><ul><li>Make the content accessible to students </li></ul><ul><li>Model script writing and story mapping </li></ul><ul><li>Model voice recording in iMovie </li></ul><ul><li>Provide a checklist and/or rubric for students </li></ul><ul><li>Instruct students to save projects for sharing </li></ul>Our Assignment for Today… Grade 3-5 Writing Activity
  13. 14. Tap Into the Power of Discovery For more information call: 301-412-5027 or visit DiscoveryEducation.com/Professional-Development
  14. 15. Free Resources at DiscoveryEducation.com <ul><li>Puzzlemaker software to create word-search, crosswords, and more </li></ul><ul><li>New Teacher Survival Kit </li></ul><ul><li>Kathy Schrock’s Guide for Educators </li></ul><ul><li>Clip Art Gallery </li></ul><ul><li>The latest contests, grants, sweepstakes, content features and more </li></ul>Top 10 Most Visited Educational Website
  15. 16. International Student Trips Powered by Discovery Education Students 10-17 years old are invited to travel to one of eight exciting, international destinations on a trip that offers a true extension of what Discovery offers everyday. Curriculum-based trips with lesson plans, student activities and videos aligned to state standards. Educators teaching 5th through 12th grade are invited to apply to serve as Travel Leaders , journeying with a group of students, integrating curriculum into the program and guiding their students through every aspect of the program.
  16. 17. International Student Trips Powered by Discovery Education 2010 Trip Destinations Arctic Antarctica Australia China Find out more information at DiscoveryStudentAdventures.com Cost Rica Ecuador/Galapagos Islands New Zealand/Fiji South Africa
  17. 18. Discovery Education/Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge <ul><li>Engaging students, teachers and communities in developing actionable solutions for a “greener” world </li></ul><ul><li>Anchored with robust professional development resources to support teacher participation </li></ul><ul><li>All participants acknowledged, with winners at the state and national level </li></ul><ul><li>Grand prize: Profiled on-air & online, and receive experiential rewards that tap into the magic of Discovery </li></ul>An unprecedented 5-year partnership between Discovery Education, the National Science Teachers Association and Siemens to advance interest in sustainability
  18. 19. http://tinyurl.com/DENSS09 All sessions will be recorded and archived.
  19. 20. Discovery Educator Network Visit http://community.discoveryeducation.com