UDLib/SEARCH October Webinar Series: Britannica Supporting Online Teaching for Educators and Parents

Please join us by registering for the upcoming UDLib/SEARCH October Webinar Series featuring ways that Britannica can be used for teaching and learning.  Registration is free!

Session Title: Britannica School for Virtual Learning 
Date: October 6, 2020
Time: 4:30 PM EST
Registration Link: https://britannica.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN__3Wl7rzLSXu4QuRgYoTYTg 

Session Description:
Learn about Britannica School and how you can use it to support virtual learning. Attendees will:

  • Integrate rich Social Studies and Science content vital to instruction in a given grade range;
  • Explore built-in support tools to reach diverse learners including; read-aloud articles, language translation, text excerpts; and
  • Receive access to digital resources specifically created to support connection and continuity as you transition classroom lessons to virtual and student-driven experiences.

 

Session Title: Britannica Basics for Elementary Educators
Date: October 13, 2020
Time:  4:30 PM EST 
Registration Link: https://britannica.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_MXbL55p4RDCLlx742w-UZQ 

Session Description: 
Discover Britannica School and interactive content to support your Elementary curriculum standards. Attendees will:

  • Explore Britannica content to meet curriculum needs (K-5 standards);
  • Create a My Britannica account to collect, organize, and share favorite content sets; and
  • Build digital content sets for the school year within Britannica School.

 

Session Title: Britannica Basics for Secondary Educators
Date: October 21, 2020
Time: 4:30 PM EST  
Registration Link: https://britannica.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_M4YiVUI8QMaDnAPqKnqSEA 

Session Description:
Discover Britannica School and interactive content to support your Elementary curriculum standards. Attendees will:

  • Explore Britannica content to meet curriculum needs (Grade 6-12 standards);
  • Create a My Britannica account to collect, organize, and share favorite content sets; and
  • Build digital content sets for the school year within Britannica School.

 

Session Title: Britannica School for Parents:  Not your Mother’s Encyclopedia!
Date: October 28, 2020 
Time: 6:30 PM EST
Registration Link: https://britannica.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ipJglwAuRJ-p0AoeD2JSag

Session Description:
This webinar is designed especially for parents.  Learn about all the ways your child can explore their interests, get homework help, and conduct research from a reliable source with Britannica School.  Attendees will learn about special features, including:

  • How to search and browse article, image, and video content in any area of interest
  • Student support tools including reading level options, a read-aloud, and automatic translations
  • Activities and games to engage kids in all subject areas.