Meet the people who design bridges, cars, and video games and learn how to think like an engineer.

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  • Engineering
    Lesson 305


    English1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade

    The co-founder of GoSili, which makes environmentally-friendly cups and straws, Stacey Feeley visits City Opera House to read the book Garbage or Recycling. Th…

  • Shapes


    MathKindergarten, Pre-K

    Look at the world and identify shapes, while discussing the attributes that define them. Then continue the conversation at home while putting groceries away.

  • Create Colorful Collages to Learn About Shapes

    Create Colorful Collages to Learn About Shapes

    MathKindergarten, Pre-K

    In this step-by-step activity video, we hunt through magazines and newspapers for shapes while talking to our children about shape names and attributes. We the…

  • Multiplying Fractions
    Lesson 21

    Multiplying Fractions

    Math4th Grade, 5th Grade

    Use visual models, repeated addition, and multiplication to solve problems with equal sized groups. Compare the strategies to see which one is most efficient. …

  • Kinetic and Potential Energy
    Lesson 111

    Kinetic and Potential Energy

    Science4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade

    Experimenting with pendulums, marble tracks and more.

  • Tornadoes and the Letter I
    Lesson 210

    Tornadoes and the Letter I


    Learn all about the letter O, learn two new high-frequency words, and read to learn about predicting the weather.

  • Traveling Through Space
    Lesson 210

    Traveling Through Space

    English1st Grade

    Read a poem and search for high-frequency words in the poem.

  • Repurposing Plastic and -ough- Words
    Lesson 210

    Repurposing Plastic and -ough- Words

    English2nd Grade

    Read and write words with the -ough- spelling and learn about reducing, reusing, and recycling plastic in order to help prevent pollution.