Getting started with Lessons

The Assigned Lessons Center provides teachers with a management system for all assigned lessons. You can assign lessons, share lessons, revoke lessons, view students' progression and access the Twig Book all in one place.

In this guide we will cover:

What type of lessons are available on Twig Science?

Each Driving Question on Twig Science comes with an option of lesson types:


Full lessons

Full lessons are in depth lessons with teacher present mode, teacher resources and digital assets. Everything you need to guide students through each lesson. 

Below is an image of the student lesson in the Twig Digital Book. 


Fast track lessons

Fast track lessons are streamlined lessons which can be taught quickly within 50 minutes.

Below is an image of the student lesson in the Twig Digital Book. 

Twig Coach lessons

Twig Coach lessons include guided instruction from one of our enthusiastic Twig Coaches! These lessons are perfect for distance learning or homework assignments.

Below is an image of the student lesson in the Twig Digital Book. 


How do I assign a lesson?

To assign a Lesson click Teach and Lesson Explorer.
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Navigate to your Grade and Module, then select a Driving Question. 

Here you can:

Assign all lessons in a Driving Question

From the Driving Question page you can assign all lessons at once.

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You will now be able to select the students and corresponding lessons to assign. 

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To manage any lessons after you have assigned them, just click Manage and Assigned Lessons

Assign an individual lesson

To assign one lesson at a time, navigate to the Driving Question page and scroll down and click a lesson.

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To manage assigned lessons, click Manage and Assigned Lessons.
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Here you can manage access,  see student view or share via url, Google Classroom, and Microsoft Teams. 

How do I access the student view of a lesson from the Assigned Lessons Center?

To view a student's version or your own version of a lesson you can click on the title of the lesson in the Assigned Lesson Center, or click Choose and Student View.Screenshot 2022-07-26 at 14.48.png

How do share lessons via url link, Google Classroom or Microsoft Teams?

Click Choose then Assign and Share.
Screenshot 2022-07-26 at 14.59.pngYou will now see three sharing options. 
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How do I know when a student has turned in an assignment?

To see the progress of assigned lessons, navigate to the Assigned Lessons Center, by clicking Manage and Assigned Lessons

Progress of each assessment can be accessed by clicking the Progress icons.newScreenshot 2022-07-26 at 15.33.png
You'll now see the status of each assigned lesson. 
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Assign Lessons Tutorial

Follow our interactive step by step guide to find out how to Assign Multiple Lessons, Assign an Individual Lesson and Revoke Lessons.
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