Strategies for using Discovery Education in your Classroom

Posted by Christine Sklareski on 10/19/2017


Let's Play 3 Truths and 1 Lie...


Which of the following statements is NOT true about me?


  • I lived in Germany for a year

  • I love chocolate

  • I hate the beach

  • I am a hockey fan


Submit your guess in the comments at the end of the post. :)



"3 Truths and 1 Lie" is an instructional strategy that Discovery Education spotlights in their Professional Learning section. The Spotlight on Strategies (SOS) were created for teachers by teachers and are designed to help teachers incorporate digital media in to their classrooms.


Discovery Education Spotlight on Strategies



Each strategy has a short video and a PDF document explaining it's purpose and how to use it with students, including how much time to allow for it and the materials that you'll need. 3 Truths and 1 Lie PDF


To check out all of the Spotlight on Strategies and see all that DE has to offer, log in and check out the site.


  • Access Discovery Education: Students and teachers, open your preferred web browser and type into the address bar (or click the Discovery Education link on the Student Center)

  • Login Credentials: District username and password

  • Find the Spotlight on Strategies:

    • Teachers: click the Professional Learning link in the menu bar on the left side of the screen

    • On the Professional Learning page, scroll down and click Spotlight on Strategies in the Strategies & Resources section

    • Check out all of the Spotlight on Strategies and choose one to try in your class today


Remember, submit your guess for the 1 lie from the choices above. And if you have any Discovery Education questions, drop them in the comments too!


Follow DE on Twitter:

twitter icon