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Explore this eclectic mix of interactives & video from PBS LearningMedia:
All Systems Are Go
Grades 5-8 | interactive + essay
The human body and its organs must operate in concert with each other to do their jobs. Challenge your students to determine which organs work in tandem and put Arnold back together again.
Guess How Whales Hear!
Grades K-5 | video + questions
What does the ocean sound like to a whale? (It isn’t quiet!) This resource reveals how one marine biologist used the scientific process to uncover what and how whales hear.
Grades 3-8 | video + teaching tips
An urban naturalist describes the ways that community gardens improve the quality of life for those living in Brooklyn.
Mission US: For Crown or Colony?
Grades 6-8 | interactive
This richly immersive choose-your-own-adventure experience puts your students in the shoes of Nat Wheeler, a 14-year-old in 1770 Boston. An in-depth educator guide provides historical background and classroom activities.
Acids and Bases: Kitchen Chemistry
Grades 3-8 | interactive + questions
Step into the test kitchen to conduct virtual experiments and observe the results. Will your lab journal reveal the chemistry pattern?