Pretty in Pink Learning
Thursday, June 23, 2022
Today is National Pecan Sandy Day, National Hydration Day, Let It Go Day, Pink Flamingo Day (Lawn Ornament), Typewriting Day, and Public Service Day.
June is Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Pride Month; National Oceans Month; National Rivers Month; and National Caribbean-American Heritage Month
Songs of the Day
Today's Theme: Flamingos
ON THIS DATE
SONGS OF THE DAY
- Bob Fosse and Gwen Verdon - Who's Got the Pain from Damn Yankees - LISTEN
- June Carter Cash - San Antonio Rose - LISTEN
- Manfred Mann - Pretty Flamingo - LISTEN
- Grades PreK-3 - NHPBS LearningMedia - Flamingo Gardens Field Trip (6:58) - VIEW and DO
- Grades K-2 - NHPBS LearningMedia - Wild Kratts - Dances with Bird Videos - VIEW and DO
- Grades K-4 - Wild Kratts - Mystery of the Flamingo's Pink (26:48) - VIEW
- Grades K-4 - Wild Kratts - Pinkster (2:11) - VIEW
- Grades K-4 - Wild Kratts - White Flamingo (2:20) - VIEW
- Grades K-12 - Houston Zoo - Flamingo Cam - VIEW
- Grades 4-12- NHPBS Video - Reactions - Why Flamingos Are Pink and HARDCORE (3:32) - VIEW
- Grades 4-12 - NHPBS Wildlife Journal Junior - Flamingos - READ
- Grades 4-12 - NHPBS Wildlife Journal Junior - American Flamingo - READ
- Grades 5-12 - NHPBS VIdeo - Nature - Flamingos Feed After the Rains (1:57) - VIEW
National Remote Learning Resources
NHPBS and PBS have curated FREE, standards-aligned videos, interactives, lesson plans, and more for educators. You can also create your own lessons and assignments to meet the needs of your students.
Searchable online video courses and interactives across the curriculum and grade levels in areas like chemistry, literature, music, the visual arts, social studies, world languages storytelling, spelling and lots more.
Everyday Scholastic will feature four learning experiences, built around a story or video.
A series of imaginatively produced videos featuring celebrated actors reading children's books.
Local Learning Resources
The best of NH learning resources from around the state.
Cheshire County Historical Society
McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center
New Hampshire Public Radio:
- Civics 101 - Tons of great (and free!) audio, activities, resources, and lessons to help you stay engaged with civics.
- Ask Sam - Ask Sam features Outside/In host Sam Evans-Brown answering listener questions about the mysteries and quirks of the natural world.
Seacoast Science Center in Odiorne Point State Park
- Learning Connection - Even though their doors are closed, we’re still here to connect you to the inspirational powers of nature and engage you in learning.
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
- A resource to keep you connected to nature - Enjoy nature at home with these online learning experiences brought to you by the Science Center’s Naturalists.
Strawbery Banke Museum
- Online Learning - Virtual Tours, the Virtual Classroom, artifacts of the week, featured items from the Collections, Horticulture Learning Center materials, and more.
Tiger Takes On
PBS Kids for Teachers/Caregivers/Parents
- PBS for Parents
A guide of PBS resources targeted for parents teaching kids, features a great activity finder
- PBS Education
The greatest teachers ignite a love of learning and a sense of possibility that motivates students to reach their full potential.
- PBS Teachers' Lounge
This site has great teaching tips, ideas, resources and support for teachers.
- PBS KIDS Games app
Offers nearly 200 educational games, which can be downloaded for offline play anytime, anywhere.