Girls and Women in Science - February 11

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Sunday, February 11, 2024

Today is  International Day of Women and Girls in Science, Don't Cry Over Spilled Milk Day, Get Out Your Guitar Day, Make a Friend Day, Inventor's Day, Peppermint Patty Day, and White T-Shirt Day

Black History Month Resource of the Day: Mae Jemison

Today's Birthdays
Songs of the Day
Today's Theme: Girls and Women in Science




  • Sheryl Crow  - If It Makes You Happy - LISTEN

THEME:  Girls and Women in Science

  • Grades K-2 - Arthur - Great Men and Women in Science (2:07) - VIEW
  • Grades K-6 - PBS LearningMedia - GIRL Power! - Power up with Innovation! (3:28) - VIEW
  • Grades 3-8 - PBS LearningMedia - SciGirls Collection (242 Videos)  - VIEW, READ, DO
  • Grades 4-8 - PBS LearningMedia - STEM in 30 - Fly Girls: Women in Aerospace (29:59) - VIEW
  • Grades 5-8 - PBS LearningMedia - Why Did I Become a Scientist? - Alice Muna, Fire Protection Engineer (1:01) - VIEW and DO
  • Grades 5-8 - PBS LearningMedia - Why Did I Become a Scientist? - Vicki Chavez, Chemical Engineer (1:00) - VIEW and DO
  • Grades 5-8 - PBS LearningMedia - Why Did I Become a Scientist? - Karen McDaniel, Mechanical Engineer (1:00) - VIEW and DO
  • Grades 6-12 - PBS LearningMedia - Physics Girl Collection (53 Videos)  - VIEW 
  • Grades 6-12 - PBS LearningMedia - WPSU Women in Science Profiles (10 Videos) - VIEW and DO
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - Women in Science Profiles - VIEW
  • Grades 7-12 - NHPBS Video - WISE: Women In Science and Engineering (1:24:48) - VIEW
  • Grades 6-12 -  NHPBS Video - Exploring NC - Women of Science (Rachel Carson inspires women scientists) (27:02) -  VIEW
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - PBS NewsHour - Why Are We Still Raising Girls to Avoid Science? (3:48) - VIEW


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