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How to find things other than video within Discovery Education Streaming.

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  1. 1. More Than Just Video within Discovery Education
  2. 2. Ever clicked on “Media” below the keyword search box?
  3. 3. Images: 20,000+
  4. 4. Images for ALL Subjects Download “medium” size for slides like this. (Odd numbers of objects are better than even.)
  5. 5. Sound Effects: 3,000+
  6. 6. Sound Effects: Set the Mood . Feel it . Learn to Listen . Transportation Animals Lift-Off! Ocean Battles Download/save the sounds in the SAME folder as your saved PowerPoint. Hyperlink the sound to the images or just insert the sound on the page with the little speaker icon.
  7. 7. Songs: 500+ Try them. You’ll like them! <ul><li>Possible Keywords: </li></ul><ul><li>“ jazz ” for nouns, verbs, homophones </li></ul><ul><li>“ multiplication rap ” – learn to multiply </li></ul><ul><li>“ lodge ” – math, science and history. Great lyrics. (Lodge is the composer/author. Songs can be acted out by the students and video recorded to share.) </li></ul><ul><li>“ alphabet ” – letters, sounds </li></ul><ul><li>Or leave the keyword blank, select “song” from Media, and click search to browse all songs. </li></ul><ul><li>Download and save. Hyperlink to PPT or interactive board software. </li></ul><ul><li>(Purple for FUN!) </li></ul>
  8. 8. Theme Pages
  9. 9. Theme Pages: video, puzzle, guides, images
  10. 10. My Preferred Method of Teaching <ul><li>In a Computer Lab (not a science lab) </li></ul><ul><li>Hands-On </li></ul><ul><li>Face to Face </li></ul><ul><li>Able to see the participants’ computer screens to give immediate feedback. </li></ul><ul><li>Participants try it. Like it. And will USE it! </li></ul><ul><li>A PPT might be used to keep me on track. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Citations <ul><li>Discovery Education. (2003). Frog; Bullfrog's head [Image]. Available from </li></ul><ul><li>Jupiterimages Corporation. (2006). Carved Watermelon [Image]. Available from </li></ul><ul><li>Discovery Education. (2010). Discovery Space Shuttle [Image]. Available from </li></ul>
  12. 12. Citations continued <ul><li>Jupiterimages Corporation. (2006). Train (3) [Image]. Available from </li></ul><ul><li>Discovery Education. (2005). A beach on the south coast of Sri Lanka. [Image]. Available from </li></ul><ul><li>Discovery Education. (2005). Two U.S. soldiers in the Korean War. [Image]. Available from </li></ul>