Poem: Baby Chick
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Poem: Baby Chick

This video segment from Between the Lions is an animated poem about a baby chick hatching from an egg. The chick pecks on the egg from the inside, makes a ...
Grades PreK-1
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Stone Soup
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Stone Soup

This video segment from Between the Lions is an original, animated story based on the popular folktale “Stone Soup.” Aliens visit a town and request food but nobody wants to ...
Grades PreK-1
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Mixing Colors Interactive
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Mixing Colors Interactive

What color do you get when you mix blue and yellow? Children learn about mixing two colors to create a new color in this original interactive from KET. This resource ...
Grades PreK-1
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Opposite Bunny: hot/cold, chilly/warm
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Opposite Bunny: hot/cold, chilly/warm

In this video segment from Between the Lions, an animated superhero bunny saves the day through the use of opposites ...
Grades PreK-1
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Q Without U
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Q Without U

This video segment from Between the Lions is a song about how you never see the letter “q” without the letter “u.” Featured “qu” words include: quiet, quick, quite, quote ...
Grades PreK-1
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City Mouse and Country Mouse
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City Mouse and Country Mouse

In this video segment from Between the Lions, Cyril is a mouse who lives in the city. Cyril likes the ...
Grades PreK-1
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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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American Flag
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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.
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Family Literacy Experiences in the Reading Den
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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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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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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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There's a Gorilla!
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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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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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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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Ruby Sings the Blues
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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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I Love Contractions
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I Love Contractions

In this video segment from Between the Lions, the singers of Fonix sing about their love for contractions — the making of two words into one. The singers sing and dance ...
Grades PreK-1
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Without an ing
Video 00:01:22

Without an ing

In this video segment from Between the Lions, the Lions sing about the importance of the letter combination “ing,” words that couldn't be formed without "ing," and consequently events ...
Grades PreK-1
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A Tail Like This
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A Tail Like This

Humans and animals share some common features. We use our eyes to see, our nose to smell and our ears to hear. Animals use those same features to help them ...
Grades PreK-1
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Poem: You Never Hear the Garden Grow
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Poem: You Never Hear the Garden Grow

This video segment from Between the Lions features an animated poem about gardens by Lilian Moore that is rich with ...
Grades PreK-1
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What a Treasure
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What a Treasure

The children’s book What A Treasure written by Jane Hillenbrand and illustrated by Will Hillenbrand is Pennsylvania's One Book, Every Young Child 2010 selection. The colorful picture book ...
Grades PreK-3
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Toaster Oven
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Toaster Oven

A slice of bread is tossed into a toaster oven, which is then switched on in this Building Block video.
Grades All
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