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Vegas PBS Video Streaming in the Classroom PDE2627 - 

Vegas PBS Video Streaming Services PDE training to be held on Wednesday, Nov. 16th, 2016 & Wednesday, November 30, 2016 in Room 131 from 4:30pm - 8pm.

This course will enhance the professional competence of the participants by training teachers to utilize multimedia technology. Teachers will be provided information from the basics of file management to advanced techniques on using multimedia as an aid to teaching. Vegas PBS One Place allows teachers to manage their online educational content more effectively, so instead of spending time navigating multiple interfaces you may search for educational content from - "One Place".

PDE NUMBER: Fa16-2627-TBA

CREDITS: 1

OPEN TO: K-12 Current CCSD employees only

INSTRUCTOR: Craig Cuddihy

DATES/TIMES:

Nov 16, 2016 (4:30p-8p)

Nov 30, 2016 (4:30p-8p)

Online Time: 8 hours due Nov. 30, 2016

Registration on Pathlore - https://pathlore.ccsd.net/stc

 

Hispanic Heritage Month | All About the Holidays

 

There are about 54 million Hispanics and Latinos in the United States. That's a lot of people to celebrate! Across the country, Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated with festivals and community events recognizing the contributions of Hispanics and Latinos in the United States.

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For lesson plans, additional resources, and more teacher support, download our free iBook from the iTunes store All About the Holidays.

*Note - Before clicking on any of the resources below, you must follow the "Order of Operations".  One first must login to OnePlace - http://OnePlace.VegasPBS.org -  select the respective resource i.e. PBSLM, Discovery, Learn360 - then click the direct link.

On this day in 1869, Mahatma Gandhi was born. In this multimedia lesson from American Experience, students learn how Gandhi's work inspired those engaged in the struggle to end racial discrimination in the U.S. http://to.pbs.org/2cGh3Hj

 

Ghandi DescriptonGhandi resource available on PBSLM


 

October 4-10 is World Space Week! Celebrate with your class by exploring some of NASA's thrilling discoveries about our solar system. http://to.pbs.org/2c8ITq5


NASA Resource on PBSLM

 

 

 

Week of 10/26: Halloween Spooktacular

  1. There’s Always a Good Explanation | Thomas & Friends | PreK-K
  2. Tiger Trick or Treat | Peg + Cat | PreK-1
  3. Green Slime | Sid the Science Kid | PreK-2
  4. Haunted Texting | The Electric Company | K-3
  5. Holidays: Halloween | PBS LearningMedia | 2-6
  6. Frankenstein, M.D. | PBS Digital Studios | 7-12
  7. The Zombie Autopsies | PBS NewsHour | 8-13+
  8. Supernatural Shakespeare | Shakespeare Uncovered | 9-12
  9. NASA Chamber of Horrors | NASA | 9-12
  10. Frankenstein | Crash Course Literature | 9-13+ 

Week of 11/16: Education Week

  1. American Graduate Collection | CPB | PreK-13+
  2. Preparing to Teach a Lesson | PBS KIDS | K-1, 13+
  3. The Future of Digital Learning | PBS LearningMedia | K-12
  4. Organizing for Innovation | WGBH | 6-12
  5. From Homeland to Homeroom | Nine Network | 6-12
  6. Making PE Accessible | PBS NewsHour | 7-12
  7. 180 Days: Hartsville | SCETV, NBPC | 9-13+
  8. Personal Grit as Key to Success | TED Talks | 13+
  9. Classroom Closeup NJ Collection | WNET | 13+
  10. School Leadership in Action |WNET | 13+ 

Week of 11/9: Veterans Across the Ages

  1. Military Kids | The Electric Company | 1-3, 13+
  2. Hormel Girls | Prairie Public | 3-12
  3. War Dog Letter | History Detectives | 4-13+
  4. Soldiers, Veterans, & War | Various | 4-13+
  5. Tuskegee Airmen | Iowa Public Television | 5-10
  6. The Effects of War| America by the Numbers | 6-12
  7. Georgia WWII Oral History Project | GPB | 6-12
  8. Photographer on a Mission | KQED | 6-13+
  9. Selective Service | The Draft | 9-12
  10. Voices of Veterans | NJ Classroom Close Up | 13+

Week of 11/2: Native American Heritage

  1. Visual Arts | SPARK | K-13+
  2. Winter Count Lesson Plan | South Dakota PB | K-13+
  3. Native American Heritage Collection | Various | K-13+
  4. Haiwatha | WNET | 3-8, 13+
  5. Where Words Touch the Earth | WGBH | 3-12
  6. Native American Boomtown | America by the Numbers | 6-12
  7. Saving a Lost Language | NC Science Now | 6-13+
  8. Education of Native American Children | We Shall Remain| 6-13+
  9. Colonizing America | Crash Course | 9-13+
  10. Up Heartbreak Hill | POV | 9-13+

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