There are more than a dozen wildfires burning in California. Today $2 out of every $3 that Congress gives the Forest Service is spent on fighting fires. KQED asked students this question: Who should foot the bill to fight wildfires? You can read more about the cost of wildfires in the Do Now entitled, “Who Should Pay […]
PBS and BBC present Big Blue Live — a three-night television and online broadcast extravaganza featuring the majestic marine life of Monterey Bay through live reports from air, sea, and below the waves. Bay Area teachers are invited to KQED for a Big Blue Live screening, Monday, August 31st at 5:30pm. Free registration required. Bring Big Blue […]
Get creative this school year and bring the arts into all aspects of teaching and learning with this sampling of resources from PBS LearningMedia.
In collaboration with classroom teachers, teacher librarians can help students explore and improve their interaction with the natural world by teaching research skills. Explore ideas for integrating public media resources that build on data collection and analysis in ecology projects.
From the science of making cheese to the chemistry of onions, connect food to science and showcase hands-on cooking activities that can be done at school, at summer camp or at home with these videos and activities found in PBS LearningMedia. PBS LearningMedia has productivity tools for creating interactive learning experiences. Sign up for a free […]
Cheryl Morris (@guster4lovers) is a sixth grade humanities teacher at Del Mar Middle School in Tiburon, California. Here is an example of how she is using PBS LearningMedia with her students.