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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Building Big
The a-r Song
Video 00:01:27

The a-r Song

This video segment from Between the Lions is a music video featuring Fonix in a blue performance area singing about the joys of the “ar ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series
Machine in a Factory
Video 00:00:14

Machine in a Factory

A close-up shot of a machine punching television circuits into a board can be seen in this Building Block video shot in Huizou, China.
Grades All
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Building Big
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 ...
Grades PreK-3
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WPSU
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 double-digit improvements at Longest Elementary ...
Grades PreK-5
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KET
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” using a stage setting and ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series
What Is a Pulley?
Video 00:01:23

What Is a Pulley?

Machines make life easier—and sometimes more fun. A pulley is an uncomplicated machine with few moving parts. In this KET video children can begin ...
Grades PreK-1
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KET
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 ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series
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 ...
Grades PreK-1
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 ...
Grades PreK-1
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WGBH
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 ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series
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 ...
Grades PreK-6
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WGBH
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 ...
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 ...
Grades PreK-1
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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
Statue of Liberty
Video 00:00:04

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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Building Big
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 the best turtle eggs, despite ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series
Cool Critters: Opossums
Video 00:02:01

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."
Grades All
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QUEST
If You Were: blue whale
Video 00:01:05

If You Were: blue whale

This video segment from Between the Lions is a non-fiction piece about what you would do "if you were a blue whale." The video states ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series
Dixie Chimps: Delighted You're Mine (d)
Video 00:00:46

Dixie Chimps: Delighted You're Mine (d)

In this video segment from Between the Lions, the Dixie Chimps sing about a clumsy monkey boyfriend, demonstrating the letter ...
Grades PreK-1
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Between the Lions Series