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Arts: Warm and Cool Colors

Posted on November 22, 2022

Two girls explore color palettes in this live-action short video from the PBS KIDS series PINKALICIOUS & PETERRIFIC®. One girl creates a palette using cool colors—green, blue, and aqua—and describes how the colors make her feel. Another girl uses orange, red, and yellow and explains that they can be used to express anger, excitement, or […] Continue »

 

Several drawn flowers around the words "Beauty of Jasmine: Chinese music and dance concert".
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World Language: Beauty of Jasmine

Posted on November 22, 2022

The performances in this collection were filmed at the Beauty of Jasmine Chinese Music and Dance Concert at the University of Kentucky’s Singletary Center for the Arts in March of 2012. The program was presented by the Chinese Music, Dance, and Arts Program (CMDAP), led by director Hong Shao. CMDAP is an educational performing and […] Continue »

 

A woman talking in front of a pond.
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Science: Shaver’s Creek Virtual Field Trip

Posted on November 22, 2022

Learn how to create sound maps to encourage young scientists to use their senses to explore and connect with the outdoors. The School Programs Director at Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center explains how to record observations using a sound map. After watching the video, take your class outside to create their own sound map. Try it […] Continue »

 

A cartoon girl holding a cat.
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Social Studies: Rosie’s Rules

Posted on November 22, 2022

Rosie’s Rules is a new PBS KIDS® animated comedy series for preschoolers starring 5-year-old Rosie Fuentes, a Mexican-American girl just beginning to learn about the wow-mazing world. Rosie’s Rules aims to teach children concrete social studies lessons about how a community works, helping them develop an awareness of themselves as individuals and as part of […] Continue »

 

Two women and two children around a table making snacks.
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Health & PE: Healthy Eating

Posted on November 22, 2022

This lesson begins with an activity in which students consider two plates of food: one composed of healthy choices and one composed of less healthy choices. Students then learn about the importance of nutrition, watch a video about healthy eating habits, and discuss the role of fruits and vegetables in a healthy diet. Continue »

 

A girl holding out an orange puck.
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Math: The OSMU Creates a Code

Posted on November 22, 2022

An Odd Squad gadget has been stolen and is being kept in a warehouse run by robots, forcing Oswald to go undercover as a robot to get it back. Since the gadget is being stored in a room only accessible by actual robots, the team must take control of a robot and use coding to […] Continue »

 

A woman holding a jar of peanut butter on a plate.
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Computer Science: Coding without the Computer

Posted on November 22, 2022

In this video from Let’s Learn, Valerie Brock explores computer programming, or coding. She demonstrates this concept by guiding students through a peanut butter and jelly sandwich making game. Continue »