The Latest from WPSU

Learning At Home

Posted on April 1, 2020

As teachers, students, and families deal with school closures, WPSU and PBS have come together to curate a special collection of educational resources. Continue »

 

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Activity of the Week

Sweetness

Posted on April 2, 2021

Students will explore the nature of sweetness and create a scale to measure and compare the sweetness of several types of foods and drinks. Continue »

 

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Grown Ups

Exploring Nature With Your Five Senses

Posted on April 2, 2021

Spring is the perfect time to get outside and explore the great outdoors with creative, guided outdoor play together. Spending time outside together will help your child hone their senses and help them learn to use them, too. Continue »

 

The Whale Detective
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The Whale Detective

Posted on April 2, 2021

A filmmaker investigates his traumatic encounter with a 30-ton humpback whale that breached and just missed landing on him while he was kayaking. What he discovers raises far bigger questions about humans’ relationship with whales and their future. Continue »

 

8 Days: To the Moon and Back
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8 Days: To the Moon and Back

Posted on April 2, 2021

Join Apollo 11 on its historic journey. The film seamlessly blends mission audio featuring conversations among Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins with new footage, NASA archive and stunning CGI to recreate the first moon landing. Continue »

Tuesday, December 3, at 9:30 p.m.

 

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Upcoming Events

Recognizing and Responding to Children’s Grief

Posted on April 1, 2021

We’re living in a time of unprecedented communal grief and children are not immune. But children’s grief doesn’t always look the same as adult grief. In this webinar, experts will discuss some of the ways children’s grief can manifest and provide guidance on how to respond and support grieving children. Continue »

Wednesday, April 28, from 7:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.

 

Activity of the Week

Meet the Helpers Collection

Posted on March 26, 2021

The Meet the Helpers toolkit is designed to introduce “helpers” and explain the role they play in emergency situations. Continue »

 

Activity of the Week

Healthcare Crisis: Who’s at Risk?

Posted on March 26, 2021

In this lesson plan, students research the critical problem that approximately 1/3 of Americans are without adequate or any healthcare insurance. Continue »