All About the Holidays

Thanksgiving has been celebrated in the U.S. since English settlers arrived in 1621. See how this holiday has evolved over the years.

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Join PBS and the Library of Congress for a look inside PBS LearningMedia’s primary source collection filled with digital photos, presidential letters, and more!

Ferguson: Starting a Conversation

Give students a chance to sound off on the events in Ferguson, Missouri by hosting a open discussion in your classroom. Use this guide to jump-start the conversation.

 

Immigration in the U.S.

Last week, President Obama extended deportation relief to millions of undocumented people living in the U.S. Hear how immigrants are responding to the news.

Tablet Sweepstakes

Have you entered the "Get Your Tech On" sweepstakes yet? Don't miss out! This is your chance to win Samsung Galaxy tablets for your entire classroom.*

PBS LearningMedia: WNMU Edition

  • Colonial Williamsburg Field Trips

    Take a trip back in time to experience life in colonial America. These interactive field trips take viewers to Williamsburg, Virginia via live satellite video transmission, phone and the Internet to interact with actors reenacting 18th century American life. Colonial Williamsburg Field Trips air monthly on Channel 13.1. Teachers can register for this interactive classroom experience at www.history.org/trips. Airs Monthly, Thursdays at 1 pm ET.

  • Digital Media: New Learners of the 21st Century

    Targeted at parents, teachers and anyone concerned with education in America, this documentary takes viewers to the front lines of an education revolution, and examines how mobile devices and digital media practices can empower young people to direct their own learning.  Documenting five success stories both in and out of the classroom, the program demonstrates how digital media, games, smart phones and the Internet are fundamentally transforming the way young people communicate, collaborate, participate and learn in the 21st century. Watch online at WNMU-TV's Online Video Site.

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