• Groundhog Day | All About the Holidays

    Is it time for spring or will we have six more weeks of winter? Why does a groundhog get to decide? Find out more about the history of this holiday and about Punxsutawney Phil.

    Grades: K-5
  • The Four Seasons | All About the Holidays

    Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter. Why do we have seasons? Learn more about how the tilt of the earth affects climate and how different parts of the world experience seasonal change.

    Grades: K-5
  • About the Seasons | Everyday Learning

    Weather is something we experience everyday. It's a great learning tool for young children because it leads to exploration and discovery. For young children, studying the weather is based on experiencing the outdoors and understanding the changes that come with each season.

    This resource is part of the KET Everyday Science for Preschoolers collection.

    This video is available in both English and Spanish audio, along with corresponding closed captions.

    Grades: PreK-1
  • Bird Migration | Science Trek

    This video segment from IdahoPTV's Science Trek explains why birds migrate south for the winter and the benefits of migrating back north in the Spring for the nesting season. Follow scientists and students as they catch, band and release birds at the Idaho Bird Observatory during their migration.

    Grades: K-6
  • Poem: Four Seasons

    In this video segment from Between the Lions, the Lions recite a poem describing the seasons. All words are shown on screen. Featured vocabulary includes: spring, summer, fall, and winter. The featured phonics is the "y" ending of adjectives. This video segment provides a resource for Fluency, Phonemic Awareness, Phonics, Vocabulary, Language and Vocabulary Development, Letter Knowledge Awareness, and Phonological Awareness.

    Grades: PreK-1