DiscoveryEd Techbook (Science) (Grades K-12)


Session Description

This session will explore the features of the DE Science Techbook. Think you know everything it does? Think again! This session will include features new to the Techbook or that are currently underutilized

Learner Outcomes

By the end of the sessions participants will know / be able to:
  1. Navigate and utilize the functionality updates of the new Science Techbook to improve instruction. 
  2. Use content updates to make instruction more relevant to students.
  3. Infuse STEM in Action and STEM Projects within their instruction.
  4. Utilize embedded formative assessment features within Science Techbook to drive instruction.

Activity 1: Functionality Updates

  1. You will explore how to use the new layout to optimize your instruction with students.
  2. Investigate new tools for teachers and students.
Activity 2: Content Updates
  1. Consider how to lead student investigations focusing on real world experiences. 
  2. Explore STEM in Action and STEM Projects.
Activity 3: Embedded Formative Assessment
  1. Preview new Technology Enhanced Items and how to use them in your instruction.
  2. Explore teaching from My Dashboard as a means to use data to drive and differentiate instruction.
  3. Create a mini lesson using the new features within Science Techbook.

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