Yawn!
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Yawn!

WLVT PBS 39 and PSEA present Write Now! video writing prompts. These prompts are tools for educators and students to use in the classroom to encourage createive writing. The topics ...
Grades 6-12
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WLVT PBS
STEM Careers Professor of Fuel Science
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STEM Careers Professor of Fuel Science

Andre Boehman, a professor of fuel science, cares deeply about decreasing pollution and improving the efficiency of renewable energy systems ...
Grades 6-12
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WPSU
Explore Colonial Boston
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Explore Colonial Boston

Use this interactive activity—produced by WGBH and featuring materials from the Norman B. Leventhal Map Center at the Boston Public Library—to explore colonial Boston and the geographic and ...
Grades 3-12
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WGBH
Masses and Springs
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Masses and Springs

In this interactive resource adapted from the University of Colorado's Physics Education Technology project, hang various masses from different springs and observe how kinetic, gravitational potential, elastic potential, and ...
Grades 6-12
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WGBH
Building Video Literacy: Storyboarding
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Building Video Literacy: Storyboarding

This activity, created by EDC's Center for Children and Technology, lets students explore the relationship between types of shots ...
Grades 5-12
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WNET
Robotic Exploration of Space Timeline
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Robotic Exploration of Space Timeline

The invention of the telescope forever changed astronomy by allowing exploration of the universe in far greater detail than was ...
Grades 9-12
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WGBH
Tornado Child, by Kwame Dawes
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Tornado Child, by Kwame Dawes

This video segment from Poetry Everywhere features the poet Kwame Dawes reading his poem “Tornado Child” at the Dodge Poetry ...
Grades 7-12
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WGBH
Climate Wisconsin: Farming
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Climate Wisconsin: Farming

Kyle Niedfeldt Zenz, a fourth generation farmer in Bangor, WI, is the farm manager at Old Oak Family Farm. Watch ...
Grades 6-12
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Educational Communications Board
Cloud - Foal
Video 00:05:14

Cloud - Foal

In this video segment from Nature, cinematographer and narrator Ginger Kathrens brings her perspective to the lives of wild horses as she chronicles the growth and development of one young ...
Grades 3-12
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WNET
A Case for the Separation of Powers
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A Case for the Separation of Powers

In this video segment adapted from American Experience, historians examine how John Adams advocated for a separation of powers when ...
Grades 5-12
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American Experience
Following Raindrops
Video 00:08:06

Following Raindrops

In this lesson from Clue into Climate, produced by KQED, students examine the effects of climate change on the watercycle and what this might mean for our planet. Students should ...
Grades 4-12
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Clue into Climate
Wind Story
Interactive

Wind Story

This animation presents the characteristics of wind power as a source of clean energy. The force of moving air generates electricity, by rotating blades around a rotor. The motion of ...
Grades 9-12
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WPSU
A Colony of Aliens
Video 00:00:43

A Colony of Aliens

In this video from Faces of America, historian Henry Louis Gates, Jr. speaks with comedian Stephen Colbert about anti-immigration sentiment present at the time of his German ancestors arrival to ...
Grades 7-12
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WNET
Mount St. Helens: Before and After
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Mount St. Helens: Before and After

When Mount St. Helens erupted on May 18, 1980, the top 400 meters (1,300 feet) of the volcano disappeared ...
Grades 3-12
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WGBH
Getting Fit at the Gym
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Getting Fit at the Gym

Learn about the kinds of exercises high school students do to get in shape, in this video adapted from the In the Mix. Students talk about the benefits of exercise ...
Grades 5-12
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WGBH
Fire
Video 00:00:38

Fire

WLVT PBS 39 and PSEA present Write Now! video writing prompts. These prompts are tools for educators and students to use in the classroom to encourage createive writing. The topics ...
Grades 6-12
Provided by:
WLVT PBS
The Time Value of Money
Video 00:14:20

The Time Value of Money

Understanding saving, investments and retirement can sometimes be a challenge to young people when their immediate needs and wants easily outweigh long-term financial planning. Riza Laudin, an economics teacher at ...
Grades 9-12
Malaria Treatment and Prevention Strategies
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Malaria Treatment and Prevention Strategies

This video segment adapted from Rx for Survival examines malaria in sub-Saharan Africa, a disease that kills more than one ...
Grades 6-12
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RX
The Voyage of Zheng He II
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The Voyage of Zheng He II

In this video segment adapted from 1421: The Year the Chinese Discovered America? Gavin Menzies claims the Chinese during the Ming Dynasty successfully made global naval expeditions around the world ...
Grades 6-12
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WNET
Observatory
Video 00:00:05

Observatory

This Building Block video features the silhouette of the tent at Chajnantor Observatory in Northern Chile that houses the Cosmic Backgrounder Imager.
Grades All
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WGBH
Global Crisis
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Global Crisis

The end of World War II marked the end of Nazi Germany and the beginning of the Cold War. This video recounts the days and weeks after the war, and ...
Grades 9-12