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20 Resources for Getting to the Roots of Family Trees

PBS LearningMedia | February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

20 Resources for Getting to the Roots of Family Trees

Genealogy can help your students build an emotional connection not only to their past, but to our nation’s history. Help your students get to know the personal side of history by digging into the roots of their own family tree. Use the PBS LearningMedia resources below to inspire your next lesson plan. Exploring the Past […]

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Engineering Resources for Tinkering, Hammering and Sketching

PBS LearningMedia | February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Engineering Resources for Tinkering, Hammering and Sketching

This week is all about tinkering, hammering, sketching, measuring, analyzing, and experimenting. Why? Because it’s National Engineers Week! Use these resources to show your students why engineering matters. Find more resources to engage students at PBS LearningMedia. Making Stuff | Grades 6-12 | Collection | Materials Science What will the future bring, and what will […]

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Olympic Games & Extreme Athletes in PBS LearningMedia

PBS LearningMedia | February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Olympic Games & Extreme Athletes in PBS LearningMedia

The 2014 Winter Olympics kicked off last Thursday and it is sure to be a hot topic for the coming weeks. To commemorate the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, here are PBS LearningMedia resources related to competitive sports and inspirational athletes. Are Olympic Competitors Geniuses? | Video | Arts | 9-12 Everyone is obsessed with the […]

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Quick Picks: STEAM Resources

PBS LearningMedia | February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Quick Picks: STEAM Resources

From infusing art practices and design principles into science lessons to integrated learning with STEM and arts, explore this quick list of classroom ready resources to engage students in STEAM learning.  Learn more about STEAM. 1. Makers  Use the resources in this curated collection, categorized into design, how to (DIY), arts and crafts, robotics, and engineering […]

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PBS & KQED Are Looking for 100 of America’s Most Innovative Educators

PBS LearningMedia | February 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

PBS & KQED Are Looking for 100 of America’s Most Innovative Educators

Are you a digital superstar at your school? If you are creatively integrating digital media and technology in your classroom, we encourage you to apply to the 2014 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program. This year-long program is designed to foster and reward a community of 100 digitally-savvy K-12 educators.

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Bridging the Bay After School Conference 2014

PBS LearningMedia | January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bridging the Bay After School Conference 2014

The Region 4 Annual Bridging the Bay After School Conference (January 31 – February 1, 2014) begins today. The Bridging the Bay Conference brings together over 500 after school professionals from seven Bay Area counties for two days of learning, networking, and collaboration. Join KQED for a workshop.

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Black History Month: Dig Deeper with Seven PBS LearningMedia Collections

PBS LearningMedia | January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Black History Month: Dig Deeper with Seven PBS LearningMedia Collections

PBS LearningMedia provides several notable collections from award winning documentaries around black history. These collections feature extensive multimedia resources, lesson plans and student guides that extend learning beyond Black History month.

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Math at the Core: Middle School Collection in PBS LearningMedia

PBS LearningMedia | January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Math at the Core: Middle School Collection in PBS LearningMedia

By Laura Robeldo Looking for new ways to spark students’ interest in math? Explore Math at the Core: Middle School, a growing collection of interactive math resources in PBS LearningMedia. Aligned with CCSS in mathematics for grades 5-8, these engaging media resources explain a wide range of mathematical concepts, from fractions to geometry, in real […]

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Resources for Exploring the World of Science and Engineering

PBS LearningMedia | January 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Resources for Exploring the World of Science and Engineering

Explore the work of science and engineering with these resources from PBS LearningMedia. Through resources profiling careers in engineering and an interactive that investigates three possible career paths in engineering technologies, students can learn about the ways in which scientists and engineers work in many different settings, including colleges and universities, businesses and industries, specific […]

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All the World’s a Stage! Integrate Arts with PBS

PBS LearningMedia | January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

All the World’s a Stage! Integrate Arts with PBS

Show your students how to make their mark on the stage with featured resources that explore stagecraft, playwriting, performance, and creative expression. Ignite their interest with Spark video segments profiling performance artists creating puppetry, improvisational theater, and intersecting sculpture and performance. Shadowlight Production: Theater (Shadow Puppetry) Grades 6-13 | Video | Culture and Theater In […]

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