Sunday, March 19, 2023
Today is National Poultry Day and National Chocolate Caramel Day.
Women's History Month Resource of the Day: It's Lit: The Women of Jane Austen
Songs of the Day
Today's Theme: Chickens, Turkeys, and Geese - Oh My!
ON THIS DATE
- 1918 - The US Congress establishes time zones and approves daylight saving time.
- 1931 - Nevada legalizes gambling.
- 1962 - Bob Dylan's self-titled debut album is released.
- 1979 - The U.S. House begins broadcasting its day-to-day business on C-SPAN.
- 2003 - President George W. Bush orders the start of the war on Iraq
- 2018 - The last male northern white rhinoceros, Sudan, dies.
SONG OF THE DAY
Bob Dylan - Song to Woody - LISTEN
THEME: Chickens, Turkeys, and Geese
- Grades PreK-1 - PBS LearningMedia - Peg + Cat - Chicken Dance - DO
- Grades PreK-1 - PBS LearningMedia - Peg + Cat - Counting Chickens (2:08) - VIEW
- Grades PreK-1 - PBS LearningMedia - Peg + Cat - Chicken Coop - DO
- Grades PreK-1 - Sesame Street - Elmo Pretends to Be a Chicken (2:23) - VIEW
- Grades PreK-1 - Sesame Street - Elmo's Chicken Dream (54:54) - 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 LearningMedia - Wild Kratts - Who Are You Calling Turkey? (2:21) - VIEW and DO
- Grades 4-12 - NHPBS - Wildlife Journal Junior - Tracking Turkeys (7:31) - VIEW, READ, DO
- Grades 4-12 - NHPBS - Wildlife Journal Junior - Wild Turkey - READ
- Grades 4-12 - NHPBS - Wildlife Journal Junior - Galliformes - Turkeys, Pheasants, Quails - READ
- Grades 4-12 - NHPBS - Wildlife Journal Junior - Anseriformes - Ducks, Geese, Swans, Screamers - READ
- Grades 6-12 - PBS LearningMedia - Nature - Turkey Talk (Available in Spanish) (2:38) - VIEW, READ, DO
- Grades 6-12 - PBS LearningMedia - Nature -Turkeys' Basic Instincts (Available in Spanish) (3:27) - VIEW, READ, DO
- Grades 9-12 - PBS LearningMedia - Crash Course Biology - Evolutionary Development: Chicken Teeth (10:56) - VIEW
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HER VOICE CARRIES
Sunday, 3/19 from 11 pm - 12 am NH WORLD
Muralist Sarah Rutherford captures the stories of five quietly heroic women through their own words and street art. HER VOICE CARRIES Streaming Video
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Local Learning Resources
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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.
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