Periodical Cicadas: Once Every 17 Years!

Periodical Cicadas: Once Every 17 Years!

 Periodical Cicadas: The insects that only come out every 17 years! Periodical cicadas are amazing insects that spend many years (13 or 17 years) developing in their juvenile stage underground. A brood is a group of cicadas that will emerge all at once in a...
Maya Lin: Designed the Vietnam War Memorial & More

Maya Lin: Designed the Vietnam War Memorial & More

Designing Monuments for the Vietnam War, and species lost to climate change: Artist/Architect Maya Lin This learning block represents one week’s work. Aim to watch at least one video and choose at least one activity or project to complete. There are two videos...
Philip Vera Cruz: FILIPINO-AMERICAN HERO OF WORKERS’ RIGHTS

Philip Vera Cruz: FILIPINO-AMERICAN HERO OF WORKERS’ RIGHTS

Philip Vera Cruz:Filipino-American Hero of workers’ Rights There are two videos to choose from to learn about Philip Vera Cruz. The first one is better for younger kids, the second one will appeal to older kids. Feel free to watch one, or both! Be sure to scroll...
Internet Safety for Kids & Parents Sample

Internet Safety for Kids & Parents Sample

Internet Safety for Kids & Parents This block is designed to help parents and kids focus on internet safety. The first video is for young kids, talking about how to stay safe on the internet. The second video is for tweens and teens. Below, you’ll find some...
China

China

China This learning block represents one week’s work. Aim to watch at least one video and choose at least one activity or project to complete.  There are several videos to choose from about China. Feel free to watch one, or all of them! The Great Wall of China...