The Sound of Music
Language Arts, Music, Drama
Be part of a once-in-a-lifetime television experience when NBC broadcasts a spectacular live performance of The Sound of Music
on Thursday, December 5, at 8pm (7pm CT)
. Introduce your students to the songs, characters, and Broadway magic of this beloved family classic.
Cool Food for Kids™
Take students on a “farm to fork” journey to meet the real people behind their favorite frozen and refrigerated foods, then challenge them with the new “How Cool Are You?”
online learning game. Includes “cool” activities on healthy food choices and the importance of daily physical activity, plus information for parents on the benefits of family mealtime.
Up and Away
Preschool & Daycare
Arm the parents and caregivers in your school community with safe medicine storage tips via this program from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s PROTECT Initiative. Cold and flu season is upon us. Use these posters and info sheets to help make sure that medicines get stored up and away and out of sight!
The Desolation of Smaug
Middle & High School
Language Arts, Literature, Creative Writing
Make The Hobbit
part of your class plans with this study guide to the complete novel, brought to life in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
, the second part of Peter Jackson's three-part adaptation of Tolkien's masterpiece, coming to theatres December 13, 2013.
A Day Made of Glass
Elementary and Middle School
Science, Technology, Engineering
Give your students a clear view into the future with standards-based science lessons based on Corning's "A Day Made of Glass" video series, a viral sensation that depicts the future of glass technologies.
NFL Rush Zone:
Language Arts, Geography
Turn your students’ enthusiasm for NFL Football into standards-based learning with lessons based on the TV series NFL Rush Zone: Guardians Unleashed
. Students build map reading, vocabulary, and critical thinking skills as they create their own Guardians adventure.
Water Every Day
Elementary (Grade 2)
Health, Language Arts
Good hydration is essential for a healthy lifestyle. Help your second-graders and their parents learn why with this standards-based health education program, available in English and Spanish. Includes a Hydration Diary and puzzle poster to help students stay hydrated all day long, plus a take-home letter for parents.
Teach your students how “ecycling” — recycling outdated electronics — can help reduce the environmental impact of their technology choices and promote a more sustainable future for planet Earth. Students create an ecycling action plan for their family, and launch a campaign to encourage ecycling in their community.