Arty Smartypants: snail/nail
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Arty Smartypants: snail/nail

In this video segment from Between the Lions, Arty holds up a snail and then shows the word “snail.” He ...
Grades PreK-1
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Mole and the Baby Bird
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Mole and the Baby Bird

In this story from Between the Lions, Mole discovers the best way to help a baby bird that has fallen out of its nest.
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Phonological Awareness Instruction: Elkonin Boxes
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Phonological Awareness Instruction: Elkonin Boxes

This video features teacher Amanda Addison (Hoggsett Elementary, Danville, Ky.) using Elkonin Boxes as an instructional strategy to help her ...
Grades PreK-3
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Dam
Video 00:00:15

Dam

See an aerial wide shot of Glen Canyon Dam and Lake Powell in Page, Arizona, in this Building Block video.
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Chemical Plants with Smokestacks
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Chemical Plants with Smokestacks

In this Building Block video, the camera pans across smokestacks spewing smoke from oil refineries and chemical plants along River ...
Grades All
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Night Shift
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Night Shift

This video segment from Between the Lions is an animated and edited version of the trade-book Night Shift that explores the world of people who work through the night. Jobs ...
Grades PreK-1
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Whose Shoes?
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Whose Shoes?

This video features Steve Swinburne reading Whose Shoes?, Pennsylvania’s One Book Every Young Child 2011 selection. The photograph concept book for children ages 3 to 6 encourages them to ...
Grades PreK-1
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Patriotic Flag
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Patriotic Flag

This Building Block video features black and white footage that shows a high-angle wide shot of people carrying a huge American flag in a parade supporting World War I.
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Penguins
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Penguins

This Building Block video shows two Adelie penguins waddling and running on the snow toward the left side of the screen. One penguin dives down to eat something.     
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Cliff Hanger Sings the Blues
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Cliff Hanger Sings the Blues

In this video segment from Between the Lions, Cliff spots Simon and Paula, two talent scouts, walking below the cliff ...
Grades PreK-1
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If You Were: spider crab
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If You Were: spider crab

This video segment from Between the Lions is a non-fiction live-action segment about what life would be like "if you were a spider crab." The segment goes through some shelled ...
Grades PreK-1
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Pigs in Hiding
Video 00:02:56

Pigs in Hiding

This video segment from Between the Lions is an animated version of the published book Pigs in Hiding in which pigs play a game of hide-and-seek. One pig counts to ...
Grades PreK-1
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Cool Critters: Golden Eagles
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Cool Critters: Golden Eagles

In this video from QUEST produced by KQED, meet one of the largest birds of prey, the golden eagle, and ...
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Black Ear, Blond Ear
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Black Ear, Blond Ear

In this online book from the International Children's Digital Library, two groups of cats, the blonde cats and the black cats, live on different sides of the river. They ...
Grades PreK-4
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Saturn Rocket
Video 00:00:17

Saturn Rocket

This Building Block video shows retired Saturn rockets on the grounds of the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.
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Double e, ee
Video 00:01:21

Double e, ee

In this video segment from Between the Lions, the three female singers of Fonix sing about how they love double "e" while the letters and the words they sing about ...
Grades PreK-1
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The Two Sounds Made by c
Video 00:01:49

The Two Sounds Made by c

In this video segment from Between the Lions, Tammy Lionette (Cleo) sings about the two sounds made by the letter "c." Words that appear on screen include: cry, certainly, card ...
Grades PreK-1
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Sven Said Ten Cents (e)
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Sven Said Ten Cents (e)

In this video segment from Between the Lions, monkeys dressed as cossacks sing a tongue twister about how "Sven said, 'Ted, send ten tents.' Ted said, 'Sven, send ten cents ...
Grades PreK-1
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Hop ‘Til You Drop
Video 00:00:48

Hop ‘Til You Drop

In this video segment from Between the Lions, Leona leads a cheer, urging her cheerleaders to "hop 'til they drop." This rhyming cheer shows several strategies for building letter knowledge ...
Grades PreK-1
Paul Revere Statue
Video 00:00:11

Paul Revere Statue

This Building Block video shows the Paul Revere Statue in Boston framed by trees. The camera zooms out to show tourists standing at the base of the statue.
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London's Tower Bridge
Video 00:00:35

London's Tower Bridge

This Building Block video from the Building Big series shows London's Tower Bridge framing the city skyline. Cars travel over the bridge while boats travel beneath it along the ...
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