Does the anniversary of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake trigger a landslide of questions from your students about why earthquakes happen, what faults are, or if scientists can predict quakes? Explore the science of earthquakes, from the Bay Area and beyond, with the following resources. Educator Guide: Exploring Earthquakes This robust guide is part of … Continue reading Shaking Things Up: 10 Resources for Exploring Earthquakes →
From virtual trips to outdoor exploring, PBS LearningMedia offers activities for fun, engaged learning during Spring Break. These games and activities can keep students minds active during this and other school breaks.
From homesteaders to first ladies, examine the impact of women in history in March and every month with these resources. Explore stories of women - across various disciplines - who have impacted positive change in their communities and around the world.
KQED is gearing up for CUE 2016 National in Palm Springs this month. Find us in the Exhibit Hall at booth 157 and check out our session and featured resources. CUE National Conference, the largest and oldest education technology conference in California, and among the largest in the United States is happening March 17-19, … Continue reading KQED at CUE National Conference in Palm Springs →
California Council for Social Studies is committed to quality social studies education for all students at all grade levels. This year’s conference sessions and workshops will reflect the entire spectrum of social studies education designed to assist teachers in the elementary, middle and senior high school classrooms. The California Council for Social Studies Conference will … Continue reading KQED at the California Council for Social Studies Conference →
KQED will facilitate an exploration of public media resources for afterschool learning at Bridging the Bay After School Conference on Saturday, January 30th in San Francisco. The Bridging the Bay Conference brings together over 700 after school professionals from seven Bay Area counties for a day of learning, networking, and collaboration. KQED Workshop Discovering Online … Continue reading KQED Resources for Afterschool Learning at Bridging the Bay →
Add depth and dimension to your Black History Month lessons with an amazing collection of resources highlighting key events, movements, and traditions as well as notable leaders, poets, and musicians. These highlighted resources are a small sample of the quality content in PBS LearningMedia. Create an account to build interactive, personalized, media-rich learning experiences for … Continue reading Depth and Dimension with Five Black History Month Lessons →
‘Tis the season to celebrate. Hanukkah is coming! The Christmas countdown will start. Kwanzaa begins the day after Christmas. Use these PBS LearningMedia videos to spark a discussion with the kids in your life about the history, traditions and cultural roots of these holidays. Find these videos and more holiday videos in All About the … Continue reading All About the Holidays: Three Videos Exploring Winter Holidays →
Thanksgiving, the holiday of feasting, can spark lots of learning opportunities in the classroom and at the family dining room table. From the life of a turkey to the typical cost of a Thanksgiving meal, these PBS LearningMedia infographics and videos will get students digging into a holiday we can all be thankful for. Sign … Continue reading Six Fun Education Resources for the Holiday Break →
This short video provides a few ideas for using the Lesson Builder in PBS LearningMedia. Create and assign interactive, media rich lessons in three short steps with the Lesson Builder in PBS LearningMedia.