SAFARI Montage STUDENTS
What’s New? • Student access • Expanded content • Thumbnails • Expanded formats: web pages, .lit and .epub, document files • CreationStation • Mobile Device Support • SAFARI Montage App from iTunes Store • Common Core Support
PBS and SAFARI Montage PBS has terminated its U.S. K-12 digital distribution agreements with Discovery Education and Learn360 as of June 30, 2012.
K-8 Core (2012) K-8 Core Digital Resources include: • 3,345 fully segmented and searchable video titles • 219 audio files • 146 documents • 15,843 still images • 27 web links
K-8 Core additions (2012) NEW video titles added including: • Reading Rainbow, 153 titles • Eyes on the Prize, 14 titles • America: The Story of Us (A&E) • The Diary of Anne Frank (BBC) • Johnny Tremain (Disney) • Bridge to Terabithia (Disney) • Great Migrations (National Geographic) • How the States Got Their Shapes (A&E) • Alice in Wonderland – animated and live action versions (Disney) • Mary Poppins (Disney) • Holes (Disney) • AND MUCH MORE!
9-12 Super Core (2012) 9-12 Super Core Digital Resources include: • 3,027 fully segmented and searchable video titles • 219 audio files • 146 documents • 15,843 still images • 27 web links
9-12 Core (2012) 94 NEW video titles added including: • 14 Eyes on the Prize (PBS) • America: The Story of Us (A&E) • The Diary of Anne Frank (BBC) • Ken Burns: The War (PBS) • Freedom Riders (PBS) • More Engineering an Empire (A&E) • Telescope: Hunting the Edge of Space (PBS) • African American Lives 2 (PBS) • Vanity Fair (BBC) • A Tale of Two Cities (BBC) • And more!
9-12 Expansion (2012) Now part of your high school collection Highlights include: • The Eyes of Nye (Disney Educational Productions) • How the Earth Was Made (A&E) • Vietnam in HD (A&E) • Wonders of the Universe (BBC) • Great American Authors (Ambrose) • Guns, Germs and Steel (National Geographic) • 750+ Science titles (Daily Planet, Physics Demonstrations, NOVA scienceNOW, Core Physics, Core Biology, The History of Science and more!) • World Languages content (Spanish, French, German, Mandarin Chinese, Italian) • And more!
Algebra’scool Teaching System • Provides comprehensive instructional material covering a complete Algebra I curriculum. • Supports Common Core and State Standards for Mathematics • 37 hours of content reflected in 99 algebra lessons. • 25 short videos profiling professionals who use algebra in their careers. • Now includes 943 student and teacher PDFs as individual learning objects.
Math’scool Teaching System • Addresses the essentials of basic math and pre-algebra skills. • Supports Common Core and State Standards for Mathematic • 41 hours of content reflected in 74 lessons. • 13 short videos profiling professionals who use math daily in their professions. • Now includes 892 student and teacher PDFs as individual learning objects.
Additional Content 702 photographs of weather-related phenomena 269 natural and historical resources from the National Park Service including 123 videos, 123 PDF documents & 23 PowerPoint presentations 27 web links to primary resources from the Library of Congress created for educators on historic themes such as civics, government, the Great Depression, colonial and early America and more
Additional Content Digital Resources From NASA • Includes 680 Still Images and 61 Video Titles National Atlas of the United States Maps Content Package • Includes 216 still imagesAppropriate for Grades K-12 Package includes 216 color maps of the United States, with general reference features such as boundaries, cities, capitals, major highways, rivers and lakes, and terrain.
Additional Content IRC: History PicturesContent Package • Includes over 7,500+ Still ImagesAppropriate for grades 7-12,with many images appropriate for K-6 Includes over 7,500 still images of a wide range of historical subjects in the areas of World History, Western Civilizations, and American History as well as 160+ primary source audio files. Paintings by the Masters Image Package • Includes 1,084 still imagesAppropriate for grades K-12 Package includes paintings from six master artists: Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Edgar Degas, EdouardManet, Paul Cezanne, Vincent Van Gogh, Claude Monet
Additional Content Schlessinger Media Image Library • Includes 2,500+ still imagesAppropriate for grades K-12 Package includes historic, geographic and cultural sites from around the world. U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Photographs • Includes 1222 still imagesAppropriate for Grades K-12 Package includes 1,222 remarkable photographs of birds and plants as well as pictures of other creatures such as invertebrates, reptiles, amphibians, fish and mammals from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.
Additional Content Coming in December 2012 Hundreds of additional titles will be added to SAFARI Montage in December 2012 from the finest educational publishers such as: • Ambrose Video Publishing • Disney Educational Productions • BBC • National Geographic • VEA • Media Rich Learning • Learning ZoneXpress
SAFARI Montage CreationStation®and your Learning Object Repository • Audio • MP3, M4ADOCUMENT • Adobe® Portable Document Format (.pdf) • Apple® iWork® Keynote® (.key) • Apple iWork Numbers® (.numbers) • Apple iWork Pages® (.pages) • Microsoft® Excel® (.xls, .xlsx) • Microsoft PowerPoint® (.ppt, .pptx) • Microsoft Word (.doc, .docx) • OpenOffice.org® (.odt, .ods, .odg, .odf, .odp) • Rich Text Format (.rtf) • StarOffice® (.sdw, .sdc, .sdd, .sdp) • Text (.txt) • NEW 4.2 WEBLINKS • Any URL AddressesIMAGE • JPEG, GIF and Bitmap • . • INTERACTIVE • Adobe Flash® (.swf)VIDEO • Adobe Flash Video (.flv) • H.264 (MPEG-4, Part 10/AVC) • MPEG-1 Video File (.mpg) • MPEG-4 Part 2 (.mp4) • QuickTime® Movie (.mov) • Windows Media® Video (.wmv) • EBOOK • NEW 4.3 EPUB® (epub)NEW 4.3 Microsoft Reader (.lit)WHITEBOARD • Promethean® Flipchart (.flp, .flipchart) • Promethean Resource Pack (.as3a) • SMART Notebook (.xbk, .notebook) • NEW 5.0 Hitachi® StarBoard® (.yar) • NEW 5.0eInstruction® Workspace™ (.gwb)
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The Future • SAFARI Montage is the primary learning system for many leading districts • Content still rules with proper collection development and management • More student engagement • More system integration • What is your role?
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