Pump Your Pistons and Listen
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Pump Your Pistons and Listen

In this Thomas & Friends episode segment, the engines learn the importance of listening to their friends. The related activity features ...
Grades PreK
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Thomas & Friends
Seya's Song
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Seya's Song

In this online book from the International Children's Digital Library, a young American Indian describes the natural surroundings and activities of the S'Klallam, or Clallam, people through the ...
Grades PreK-6
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Building Big
Read a Book Today!
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Read a Book Today!

In this video segment from Between the Lions, the Lion family sings about different types and genres of books. This video segment provides a resource for Book and Print Awareness.
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series
Ruby Sings the Blues
Video 00:05:25

Ruby Sings the Blues

This video segment from Between the Lions features an animated story about a little girl who is always very loud but learns how to control the volume of her voice ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series
Family Literacy Experiences in the Reading Den
Video 00:01:48

Family Literacy Experiences in the Reading Den

This video from Sirius Thinking, Ltd. presents interviews with parents and kids about their experiences in the Middle Country (Long ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series
There's a Gorilla!
Video 00:01:24

There's a Gorilla!

This video segment from Between the Lions features an animated song about a gorilla and illustrates differences between a period, question mark, and exclamation point. A boy goes to the ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series
Fred Says: rocket
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Fred Says: rocket

In this video segment from Between the Lions, Fred Newman attaches sounds to the letters he sees, gradually forming the word "rocket." First, he notices the letter "r," articulating the ...
Grades PreK-1
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WGBH
What’s Your Name? (u)
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What’s Your Name? (u)

In this video segment from Between the Lions, the song "What's Your Name?" highlights the short "u" sound in 33 names. By focusing on the /uh/ sound within words ...
Grades PreK-1
Promoting Schoolwide Literacy at the Elementary Level II
Video 00:16:06

Promoting Schoolwide Literacy at the Elementary Level II

This video looks at the components of a new schoolwide literacy program that resulted in ...
Grades PreK-5
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KET
Amazing Trampolini Brothers: good
Video 00:00:40

Amazing Trampolini Brothers: good

In this video segment from Between the Lions, the circus MC introduces the incredible, daring, and animated Trampolini Brothers performing ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series
Yesterday I Had the Blues
Video 00:02:39

Yesterday I Had the Blues

In this video segment from Between the Lions, a boy tells us about how colors correspond to feelings and members of his family. The boy states that yesterday he had ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series
Clouds
Video 00:00:10

Clouds

In this Building Block video, observe cumulonimbus clouds as seen from an airplane window.
Grades All
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WGBH
American Flag
Video 00:00:14

American Flag

This Building Block video shows a close-up of an American flag billowing in breeze. The camera pulls out to reveal the shadow of an eagle statue in the foreground.
Grades All
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WGBH
Statue of Liberty
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Statue of Liberty

This Building Block video shows a silhouette of the Statue of Liberty at sunset standing above shimmering gold water in the harbor.
Grades All
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WGBH
Cool Critters: Opossums
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Cool Critters: Opossums

In this video from QUEST produced by KQED, learn why opossums are good to have in your back yard and what's behind "playing possum." This video is available in ...
Grades All
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QUEST
Trosclair and the Alligator
Video 00:05:36

Trosclair and the Alligator

In this story from Between the Lions, Trosclair and his dog Ollie head to Bee Island Swamp in search of ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series
Characteristics of Highly Effective Teachers
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Characteristics of Highly Effective Teachers

This collection of learning objects illustrate and facilitate high quality instruction as described in the Characteristics of Highly Effective Teaching ...
Grades PreK-12
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KET
A Splendid Friend, Indeed
Video 00:03:12

A Splendid Friend, Indeed

The fictional children’s book A Splendid Friend, Indeed written and illustrated by Suzanne Bloom is Pennsylvania’s One Book, Every Young Child 2007 selection. A child-like Goose pesters his ...
Grades PreK-3
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WPSU
¡Arte y Más! Goldilocks en Español (Ricitos de Oro en Español)
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¡Arte y Más! Goldilocks en Español (Ricitos de Oro en Español)

Señora Alicia reviews the events of the story of Ricitos de Oro y Los ...
Grades PreK-3
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KET
American Flags
Video 00:00:10

American Flags

This Building Block video features nine American flags on poles billowing in a strong wind.
Grades All
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WGBH
My Favorite Word: miniscule
Video 00:00:31

My Favorite Word: miniscule

This video segment from Between the Lions is a table top puppetry song that illustrates synonyms for the word “small ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series