WEDU PBS At-Home Learning
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WEDU PBS At-Home Learning is proud to help educators, students and families with a special broadcast schedule each weekday that includes engaging programming for grades PK-12 along with companion lessons based on Florida education standards.
WEDU PBS At-Home Learning highlights specific lessons, articles and other information to support PK-12 home learners and educators. These FREE, user-friendly, e-learning resources from PBS LearningMedia align to Florida educational standards for K-12 and VPK (Voluntary Pre -Kindergarten) instruction.
This Week's Companion Lessons
PBS LearningMedia™ is a free digital education service from PBS, is your destination for direct access to thousands of classroom-ready, curriculum-targeted digital resources from quality PBS programming and hundreds of educational partners like NASA, the Smithsonian and the National Archives. Designed to improve teacher effectiveness and student achievement, the service includes videos and interactives, as well as audio, documents, and in-depth lesson plans. Users can browse by standards, grade level, subject area, and special collections.
PBS LearningMedia™ for students allows students of any age to create their own learning experiences by engaging directly with content. Students can search for, save and share their favorite resources, as well as download for offline viewing.
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EXPLORE by Grade Level
As fall 2020 continues to present extraordinary challenges for our community, WEDU PBS is here to support students, educators, and families in a variety of ways to help keep the education of our children on track through these difficult times.
PBS Teacher Planning Kits for New School Routines
Eight-week kits designed for PK-12 teachers to help navigate new and changing school routines whether or not your students have internet access. Launch
Secrets of Spanish Florida
Learn more about the first permanent European settlement in the United States founded in 1565–two generations before Jamestown and Plymouth–not by English Protestants, but by the Spanish.
PBS Newshour Presents: The Zombie Autopsies
Fun lessons for grades 8-12! The world is fighting a zombie apocalypse and young people are being trained as neuroscience medical students. Can they save humanity? Launch
Cuban Missile Crisis – October 1962
The Cuban Missile Crisis was a narrow escape from nuclear world war with three powerful leaders Khrushchev, Castro, and Kennedy deciding the fate of mankind. Launch
WEDU is pleased to announce a new grant award from The Koski Family Foundation. This generous support will help to provide training on free PBS resources for educators and families in Sarasota County.
WEDU PBS has received a generous grant from the Margaret and Bob Christopher Fund, Wells Fargo Fund, Weichel Family Fund and MCF Youth and Philanthropy Fund within the Manatee Community Foundation. The grant will provide free training opportunities for educators in Manatee County focused on PBS educational resources for PreK-13+ learning environments.
The George W. Jenkins Fund within the GiveWell Community Foundation has once again honored WEDU PBS with a grant award that will provide free training on the use of PBS educational resources for PreK-13+ educators and families within Polk County. WEDU is very grateful for the continued support the Foundation has shown for our outreach efforts.