Keeping up to date: The latest Content additions to Nearpod

September 28, 2018The Nearpod Team

At Nearpod, we’re always innovating and growing. This blog post keeps you updated with all our content updates.

Also curious about what we’ve been up to with our product? Check out our product updates!

October 7th, 2019 - NASA eClips

Nasa eclips new lessons

NASA e-Clips lessons are based on short, relevant educational video segments that inspire and engage students while helping them see real-world connections to Science topics. These 5E lessons promoting a student-centered learning environment where students build their own understanding of new ideas.

Check out the new lessons added to the collection!

June 28th, 2019 - Nearpod’s Practice & Review (featuring Matching Paris)

This collection of K-12 skill-based practice lessons, strengthen students’ understanding of foundational ELA, Math, Science, and Social Studies topics through a series of fun but challenging activities. Great resources for review moments and can be used as part of your classroom routine to check for understanding, as homework, or for spiraled review.

New lessons added weekly! 

June 28th, 2019 - Time to Climb

Nearpod’s NEW “game-like” activity is based on fun assessment challenges on subject specific topics. Boost engagement by using Time to Climb for bell ringers, reviews, exit tickets, and more! Ignite the fun in learning with Time to Climb.

May 17th, 2019 - Nearpod featuring Flocabulary Topic Sparks

Nearpod and Flocabulary have  joined together to create five lessons that incorporate engaging and rigorous instruction while respecting and reflecting student interest. 

Every lesson contains a Flocabulary video, paired with Nearpod’s formative assessments and dynamic media like VR. 

These lessons are samples of the Nearpod featuring Flocabulary library, a library of content that will be automatically unlocked for schools and districts with access to both Nearpod and Flocabulary.

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May 17th, 2019 - Current Events

#NearpodNews – Covering and reacting to real time issues! 

This responsive collection makes sense of current events while developing literacy, strengthening critical thinking skills, and empowering students to engage with and discuss what’s happening in the world around them. 

Check back often for new lessons!

March 18th, 2019 - Newsela

Nearpod’s Newsela lessons supercharge reading engagement for grades 3-12 through Newsela’s high-interest and relevant standards-aligned texts. These multidisciplinary lessons include Newsela’s text-leveling technology to promote understanding of content and ensure that every student can participate in reading and discussion. Transform the way students access the world through words using Newsela’s high-interest nonfiction texts and Nearpod’s virtual reality and interactive activities.

January 25th, 2019 - Desmos

NEW lessons featuring Desmos simulations use inquiry-based math experiences to help students to discover fundamental math concepts across 6-12. All lessons leverage the Launch, Explain, Summarize model and situate objectives in a real-world context.

January 25th, 2019 - Cricket Media

Cricket Media lessons improve students’ reading comprehension skills. This K-5 standards-aligned, Lexile-leveled lessons engage students through interactive multimedia, including read-aloud stories and VR experiences.

January 25th, 2019 - Nearpod Art Series

In this NEW K-12 introduction to Art series, students will explore the five elements of music: melody, harmony, rhythm, expression, and form. In each lesson, students will define, create, and perform each element through interactive multimedia and activities.

January 25th, 2019 - Participate Lessons

Empower a classroom of global citizens with NEW Participate lessons. Raise awareness of the UN’s’ Sustainable Development Goals by helping students develop insights into issues around the world. These standards-aligned lessons engage students through interactive multimedia and inspire students to use problem-solving skills to take action.

October 12th, 2018 - New Music Series

In this NEW K-12 introduction to Music series, students will explore the five elements of music: melody, harmony, rhythm, expression, and form. In each lesson, students will define, create, and perform each element through interactive multimedia and activities.

October 12th, 2018 - Nearpod VR Algebra

NEW Algebra 1 lessons featuring VR. These lessons are meant to help students develop a deep conceptual understanding of often confusing abstract concepts in Algebra 1. Students explore concepts with real-world applications in VR and develop a foundational understanding that will greatly support their understanding of more complex topics later on.

September 21st, 2018 -
Education.com Lessons & Skill-builders & LearnZillion Lessons

We’ve enhanced many of our existing Education.com lessons and skill-builders to provide students with learning experiences that leverage all of Nearpod’s latest features. These learning experiences provide students with practice on fundamental ELA, Science, and Social Studies skills.

We’ve enhanced many of our existing LearnZillion standards-aligned lessons to provide students with learning experiences that leverage all of Nearpod’s latest features. These learning experiences help students build knowledge on core Math and ELA topics.

September 7th, 2018 - PhET Lessons & Labs

We expanded our PhET offering from 6-12 to include Science simulations for K-5. 50 NEW lessons and labs.

August 31st, 2018 - iCivics Lessons

iCivics gives students the necessary tools to learn and participate in civic life. We expanded our existing offering by creating 50 NEW lessons for meaningful civic learning.

August 24th, 2018 - Quill Lessons

Quill’s writing tools enable students to build writing, grammar, and proofreading skills. This month, we added over 150+ NEW lessons to our collection. Make your students better writers by trying a Quill lesson in your classroom today!

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