Talking Turkey Learning
Thursday, November 24, 2022
Today is Thanksgiving Day, National Day of Mourning, D.B. Cooper Day, National Sardines Day,
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On This Date
Songs of the Day
Today's Theme: Thanksgiving and Turkeys
ON THIS DATE
SONGS OF THE DAY
- Scott Joplin - Maple Leaf Rag - LISTEN
- Arlo Guthrie - Alice's Restaurant - LISTEN
- Adam Sandler - Thanksgiving Song - LISTEN
- Grades PreK-1 - Sesame Street - Do the Turkey Gobble Wobble with Elmo and Abby (1:53) - VIEW
- Grades PreK-1 - Sesame Street - T is for Turkey (1:20) - VIEW
- Grades 3-4 - PBS LearningMedia -Wild Kratts - Secret Turkey Lurk (1:45) - VIEW and DO
- Grades 3-4 - PBS LearningMedia -Wild Kratts - Activate Turkey Power (2:03) - VIEW and DO
- Grades 3-4 - PBS LrarningMedia -Wild Kratts - Who Are You Calling Turkey? (2:21) - VIEW and DO
- Grades 4-12 - NHPBS - Wildlife Journal Junior - Phasianidae - Pheasants, Turkeys, Grouse - READ
- Grades 4-12 - NHPBS - Wildlife Journal Junior - Tracking Turkeys (7:31) - VIEW
- Grades 4-12 - NHPBS Video - Nova - When Turkeys Attack (2:35) - VIEW
- Grades 6-12 - PBS LearningMedia - Nature - My Life as a Turkey - Turkey's Basic Instinct (Available in Spanish) (3:27) - VIEW, READ, DO
- Grades 6-12 - PBS LearningMedia - Nature - My Life as a Turkey - Turkey Talk (Available in Spanish) (2:38) - VIEW, READ, DO
- Grades 6-12 - PBS LearningMedia - Nature - My Life as a Turkey - An Imprinting Experiment (6:50) - VIEW
- Grades 6-12 - PBS LearningMedia - Nature - Animal Adaptations: Brush Turkey Mounds (5:18) - VIEW and DO
- Grades PreK-1 - Sesame Street - Celebrate Thanksgiving Collection (26:48) - VIEW
- Grades 2-6 - PBS LearningMedia - All About the Holidays -Thanksgiving (Available in Spanish) (0:56) - VIEW and DO
- Grades 3-12 - PBS LearningMedia - Library of Congress - Thanksgiving Collection - VIEW and READ
- Grades 3-12 - PBS LearningMedia - The First Official Thanksgiving Media Gallery - VIEW, READ, DO
- Grades 5-6 - PBS LearningMedia - American Experience - The Pilgrims: Alliance with Massasoit’s People and the First Thanksgiving (5:04) - VIEW and DO
- Grades 6-12 - PBS LearningMedia - A History of Thanksgiving Interactive Lesson - DO
- Grades 6-12 - PBS LearningMedia - It's Okay to Be Smart - The Surprising Origin of Thanksgiving Foods (5:09) - VIEW
- Grades 6-12 - PBS LearningMedia - PBS NewsHour - Thanksgiving Through the Lens of Native Americans Today: Lesson Plan - VIEW, READ, DO
NATIVE AMERICA - Cities of the Sky
Thursday, 11/24 from 9-10 pm NHPBS
Discover the cosmological secrets behind America's ancient cities. Scientists explore some of the world's largest pyramids and 3D-scan a lost city of monumental mounds on the Mississippi River; native elders reveal ancient powers of the sky. NATIVE AMERICA Streaming Video
NATIVE AMERICA - New World Rising
Thursday, 11/24 from 10-11 pm NHPBS
Discover how resistance, survival, and revival are revealed through an empire of horse-mounted Comanche warriors, secret messages encoded in Aztec manuscripts, and a grass bridge in the Andes that spans mountains and centuries of time. NATIVE AMERICA Streaming Video
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NATIVE ART NOW!
Thursday, 11/24 from 3-4 pm NH WORLD
Learn more about the evolution of Native contemporary art over the last 25 years through personal perspectives from internationally acclaimed Native contemporary artists. NATIVE ART NOW Streaming Video
WARRIOR LAWYERS: DEFENDERS OF SACRED JUSTICE
Thursday, 11/24 from 7-8 pm NH WORLD
A look at how the contemporary Native American Nation is rebuilding through the personal stories of Native attorneys, tribal judges, and their colleagues.
AMERICA REFRAMED - Blood Memory
Thursday, 11/24 from 8-9 pm NH WORLD
For Sandy White Hawk, the story of America's Indian Adoption Era is not one of saving children but of destroying families and tribes. As an adoption survivor, Sandy sets out to reclaim the missing pieces of her stolen past and discovers that this was not an isolated case. Blood Memory explores the communal healing that is sparked by the return of this stolen generation, as Sandy helps organize the first annual Welcome Home Ceremony in the community from which she was removed over 60 years ago. AMERICA REFRAMED Streaming Video
RED POWER ENERGY
Thursday, 11/24 from 9-10 pm NH WORLD
From a historically passive role in mineral extraction that frequently left their resource-rich reservations either leased out for pennies on the dollar or contaminated by environmental degradation and Federal mismanagement, Native people are in the midst of an extraordinary resurgence. AMERICA REFRAMED Streaming Video
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Local Learning Resources
The best of NH learning resources from around the state.
Cheshire County Historical Society
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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.
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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
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- 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.