Pillowcase Senses

Pillowcase Senses

Play a senses guessing game! Get a pillowcase or bag and gather a few objects —like food, kitchen tools, clothing, or toys — to place inside. Hide the items inside the pillowcase/bag and let the...

Notice and Wonder Activity

Notice and Wonder Activity

Gather several different tools that help us see things in a new way. Some examples are eyeglasses, a magnifying glass, a clear glass filled with water, and a magnifying mirror. Select an object like...

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Resources to Celebrate the 19th Amendment Centennial

August 26, 2020 marked the centennial anniversary of the 19th Amendment. Introduce this historic event to your students with resources from Iowa PBS!

Iowa PBS Phenomena Cohort

Apply to Participate in the Iowa Science Phenomena Cohort

Iowa PBS is seeking innovative Iowa science teachers to apply to be a part of a professional development cohort exploring science phenomena. The cohort will run from December 2020 through May 2021...

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Iowa PBS Resources for Home Learning

Iowa PBS is here to support you in providing learning opportunities that you can be confident using with your children during school closures.

Iowa PBS Phenomena

Iowa Science Phenomena

Are you looking for Iowa-based phenomena to anchor your science unit or lesson? Then the Iowa Science Phenomena website is your source! Developed with Iowa teachers and statewide partners, its aim is...

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Ideas and Activities to Learn and Grow for Little Learners

Iowa schools are back in session. Whether your school day is online or back in the physical classroom, Iowa PBS has some great resources to get you geared up and ready to go. From brand new resources...

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Any Time is Learning Time With WORLD At-Home Learning and Discussion Guides

Any time can be learning time when you are watching Iowa PBS! A daily, 5-hour At-Home Learning Service is available on Iowa PBS WORLD .3 for students in grades 6-12 statewide. Between 11 a.m. and 4 p...

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Parent and Teacher PreK-12 Resources for New School Routines

As teachers, students, and families address a new school year, PBS LearningMedia producers and educators have come together to curate a special collection of resources organized by grade and subject...

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Go Wild

Go wild with the Blank Park Zoo and Iowa PBS as we embark on an educational adventure to discover the many wonderful ways we can interact with animals and their habitats.