Building the Dome of the Iowa Capitol, 1880

Iowa History in Your Classroom

Discover hundreds of articles, photos, and videos of Iowa's past and present with Iowa PBS's Iowa Pathways website. Iowa Pathways is an online learning environment that challenges students to create...

Ken Burns The Vietnam War

Stories of the Vietnam War

Find several collections of classroom resources provided by PBS and Iowa PBS that tell the story of the Vietnam war experience.


PBS Out-of-School Adventures

Multimedia Afterschool and Summer Activity Plans Both PBS KIDS Afterschool Adventures and PBS KIDS Summer Adventures are on PBS LearningMedia and include all of the resources you need to get started...

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Teaching Tips Now Available

Integrate PBS KIDS online games into classroom curricula.

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AIM (Arthur Interactive Media) Buddy Program

AIM (Arthur Interactive Media) Buddy Program AIM is a cross-age buddy program designed to promote social, emotional and character development in elementary school students. Instead of traditional...

Wind Energy


NOVA Labs is a new digital platform where "citizen scientists" can actively participate in the scientific process. From predicting solar storms and designing renewable energy systems to tracking...

PBS NewsHour


The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. The PBS NewsHour Extra website is...

Role of Government in Agriculture

What is the Government's Role in Agriculture?

From pork bellies to cow's milk, biofuels to king corn, billions of dollars move through the United States' agricultural marketplace each year. In each step from the farm to the market, there is a...

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PBS LearningMedia: Iowa PBS Collections

Iowa PBS is contributing to PBS LearningMedia to bring you engaging, free resources. Check back to find the latest and greatest we have to offer. Grade Level Collection Description Links PreK-13+...

Alexander Clark

Alexander Clark: An Iowa Civil Rights Pioneer

In the 1860s, shortly after the Civil War, a teenager from Muscatine, Iowa, tried to enroll in the local high school. She was denied admission because she was black. Her father sued and won. When the...