Managing Information: Part 2

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Managing Information: Part 2

  1. 1. Hale Kula ElementaryJuly 2010<br />By Michelle Colte, Librarian<br />Managing Information: <br />Getting to Know Discovery Education <br />Part 2<br />
  2. 2. Curriculum Search<br />
  3. 3. Curriculum Standards Search<br />Click on Curriculum Standards Search<br />
  4. 4. Identify your search criteria<br />
  5. 5. Select your standard & benchmark<br />Keep clicking on the benchmark until you get an underlined link. That link will take you to resources.<br />
  6. 6. Review your results…<br />You may need to narrow your search by using the menu on the left, or broaden your search based on your results.<br />
  7. 7. Your Turn!<br />Use the Curriculum Standards Search to find a resource to support a specific benchmark.<br />Add that file to your content.<br />
  8. 8. Science Elementary Search<br />
  9. 9. Science Elementary Search<br />Click on the Science Elementary Tab<br />Select your science “topic” and narrow your results.<br />
  10. 10. Science Elementary enables you to choose different media for different purposes and a variety of mediums…<br />
  11. 11. Your Turn!<br />Use the Science Elementary Search to find a resource.<br />Add that file to your content.<br />
  12. 12. Sharing folders<br />
  13. 13. Sharing your folders<br />Click on/highlight folder you want to share<br />Click on the down arrow next to the “choose” button on the right.<br />Select “share” <br />
  14. 14. Sharing folders (slide 2)<br />Click on/highlight the folder where you want to “deposit” your shared information and then click the blue “Share” button.<br />
  15. 15. Creating a class (slide 5)<br />You will be prompted to review your class. You may edit the name, dates, or students. You may also duplicate the list of students but give the class a new name: you could have classes of the same students titled Math OR Science OR LA. <br />
  16. 16. Building Assignments<br />Create an assignment for your entire class, an individual, or a small group<br />Share your assignment with your grade level.<br />
  17. 17. Building Assignments<br />Select the type of assignment you want to build and follow the prompts. <br />Everything can be edited from the My Content window.<br />
  18. 18. “Creating a Class” tip<br />Consider creating classes of student groups—lit. circles, science projects, differentiated groupings<br />4th graders eat their gummy worms and dirt at our Nene Discussion<br />
  19. 19. Your Turn!<br />Create a practice class<br />
  20. 20. References<br />All screen shots come from discoveryeducation.com<br />Sponge Bob image from avatarist.com<br />This presentation is for educational purposes only<br />
  21. 21. Final Thoughts…<br />Make time to explore DiscoveryEducation.com AND Hale Kula’s other print and electronic resources.<br />Share what you find within and across grade levels.<br />Begin slowly—find activities, videos or eBooks to Engage students<br />Give students freedom to Explore also.<br />

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