Shaken Not Stirred Learning
Sunday, May 28, 2023
Today is Amnesty International Day, National Hamburger Day, National Brisket Day, and Whooping Crane Day
Songs of the Day
Today's Theme: Bond, James Bond and Espionage, and Whooping Cranes
ON THIS DATE
SONGS OF THE DAY
- Johnny Rivers - Secret Agent Man - LISTEN
- T-Bone Walker - Jazz at the Philharmonic - LISTEN
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - Midnight Train to Georgia - LISTEN
- John Fogerty - Centerfield - LISTEN
- Kylie Minogue - The Loco-motion - LISTEN
- Billie Eilish - No Time to Die - LISTEN
- Paul McCartney and Wings - Live and Let Die - LISTEN
- Shirley Basey - Goldfinger - LISTEN
THEME: Bond, James Bond and Espionage
- Grades PreK-1 - Sesame Street - The Spy Who Loved Cookies (007 Parody) (5:15) - VIEW
- Grades PreK-1 - Sesame Street - Monsterpiece Theater - Dr. No (3:28) - VIEW
- Grades 3-8 - NHPBS LearningMedia - STEM in 30 - Spy Planes: Eyes in the Sky (28:02) - VIEW
- Grades 3-12 - International Spy Museum - READ and VIEW
- Grades 3-12 - CIA - Spy Kids - READ, VIEW, and DO
- Grades 4-8 - NHPBS Learning Media - Cyberchase - Bianca the Spy (3:31) - VIEW and DO
- Grades 5-12 - NHPBS Learning Media - SciTech Now - The Spy Penguins (5:55) - VIEW and Do
- Grades 5-12 - NHPBS LearningMedia - Spy Techniques of the Revolutionary War: Culper Code Book - READ and DO
- Grades 6-12 - NHPBS LearningMedia - Rebel: Loreta Velazquez Civil War Soldier and Spy (3:30) - VIEW, READ, and DO
- Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - Origins of Everything - How a Spy Changed Horror Movies (10:52) - VIEW
- Grades 9-12 - NHPBS Video - University Place - The James Bond Phenomenon (1:01:05) - VIEW
THEME: Whooping Cranes
- Grades 4-12 - Smithsonian's National Zoo - Whooping Cranes - READ
- Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - Discovering Alabama - Whooping Cranes (28:02) -VIEW
- Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - Local Routes - Behind the Scenes at the Saint Marks Whooping Crane Pen (4:49) - VIEW
- Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - In Wisconsin - Whooping Cranes (5:50) - VIEW
THE TUSKEGEE AIRMEN RETURN TO RAMITELLI
Sunday, 5/28 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm NHPBS
Narrated by musician Darius Rucker, this film returns to Ramitelli Airfield in Italy to share the history of the Tuskegee Airmen, a group of Black military pilots who broke stereotypes and helped win World War II. THE TUSKEGEE AIRMAN RETURN TO RAMITELLI Streaming Video
NHPBS EXPLORE - 11.2 Comcast (801) More Options
HACKING YOUR MIND - Us vs. Them
Sunday, 5/28 from 9-10 pm NHPBS EXPLORE
Discover how the auto-pilot biases we all experience fuel our nation's divisions, see how authoritarians can hack them, and find out how to overcome them. HACKING YOUR MIND Streaming Video
HACKING YOUR MIND - Weapons of Influence
Sunday, 5/28 from 10-11 pm NHPBS EXPLORE
Find out why hacking for good may be the most important scientific discovery of this century, and learn how to hack your mind to improve your life and the lives of your family and friends. HACKING YOUR MIND Streaming Video
NH WORLD - 11.3 Comcast (965) More Options
ARMED WITH LANGUAGE
Sunday, 5/28 from 9-10 pm NH WORLD
Minnesota was home to a little-known military intelligence school during WWII that trained Japanese Americans be to translators. Primarily recruited from concentration camps on the West Coast, these men and women, served while many of their families remained imprisoned. For their efforts, it is said that they “shortened the Pacific War by two years and saved possibly a million American lives.” ARMED WITH LANGUAGE Streaming Video
BETRAYED: SURVIVING AN AMERICAN CONCENTRATION CAMP
Sunday, 5/28 from 10-11 pm NH WORLD
Discover the story of a group of Japanese Americans and their incarceration by the U.S. government during World War II. Through the compelling voices of survivors of Minidoka, a concentration camp in the Idaho desert, BETRATED tells a universal story about unjust internment and the loss of civil rights. BETRAYED: SURVIVING AN AMERICAN CONCENTRATION CAMP Streaming Video
More Learning Resources
Looking for some super cool crafts to do with your kids? Or maybe you need some expert parenting resources to help raise your child? You can find it all right here:
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
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.