Award-winning comedienne Joan Cusack narrates these engaging and comprehensive science segments from the PBS “Peep” series, aimed at pre-K to 2nd grade students. (more…)
Posts Tagged ‘Video Lending Library’
- The Sweet Science of Chocolate | Grades 4-13+ | Video | Chocolate makers explain the elaborate engineering and chemistry behind this tasty treat
Posted in PBS Resources, Teaching Tools, tagged grades 6-8, grades 9-12, history, literacy, National Standards for History, pbs learningmedia, shakespeare, Video Lending Library, Wuthering Heights on January 28, 2014 |
Are our day’s numbered? Here is a thought-provoking video. Last Days of Man is a scientific examination of the top ten disasters that have the capacity to annihilate the human race — and it’s not just the usual threats from nuclear weapons, climate change, and meteorite impacts. (more…)
Sir Derek Jacobi leads an impressive cast featuring actress Vanessa Redgrave and actor Mark Rylance on a quest to uncover the truth behind the world’s most elusive author, William Shakespeare, and discovers a forgotten nobleman whose story could solve the mystery and rewrite history. The video is titled Last Will & Testament. Borrow this fascinating DVD for a month by clicking here. You’ll also find scores of teaching and learning resources on the bard at PBS LearningMedia.
Posted in PBS Resources, Teaching Tools, tagged frontline, genetically modified (gm) foods, grades 9-12, learning, media, NOVA, pbs learningmedia, science, Video Lending Library on December 30, 2013 |
In “Harvest of Fear,” FRONTLINE and NOVA explore the intensifying debate over genetically-modified (gm) food crops, interviewing scientists, farmers, biotech and food industry representatives, government regulators, and critics of biotechnology. WGBH, producer of FRONTLINE and NOVA, and PBS LearningMedia offer a range of resources (more…)