Ozone Layer and Red Pandas - September 16

Layers of Learning

Saturday, September 16, 2023

Today is Trail of Tears Commemoration Day, Anne Bradstreet Day, Preservation of the Ozone Layer Day, Mayflower Day, Stepfamily Day, Guacamole Day, Play-doh Day, Coastal Cleanup Day, Eat an Apple Day, Red Panda Day, Locate An Old Friend Day, Cinnamon Raisin Bread Day, Collect Rocks Day, Dance Day, Gymnastics Day, Mexican Independence Day, Batman Day, Boys' and Girls' Club Day for Kids, and World Cleanup Day.

Hispanic/Latino Heritage Month Resource of the Day: Latino Americans:  Empire of Dreams - Episode 2
Classical Music Month Resource of the Day: American Masters: Zitkála-Šá: Trailblazing American Indian Composer and Writer

Today's Birthdays
Songs of the Day
Today's Theme:  OZONE LAYER and RED PANDAS




  • ELO - Mr. Blue Sky - LISTEN
  • B.B. King - The Thrill Is Gone - LISTEN
  • B.B. King - How Blue Can You Get - LISTEN


  • Grades K-5 - NHPBS Kids Writers Contest - Jacob and Jack Save the Ozone (1:35)  - VIEW
  • Grades 3-6 - NASA - EO Kids - Ozone Hole - READ and DO
  • Grades 5-12 - NHPBS Video - Why Don’t We Hear About the Ozone Hole Anymore? (4:16) - VIEW
  • Grades 5-12 - NHPBS Video - PBS NewsHour - Antarctic Ozone Hole Believed to Be Shrinking (4:08) - VIEW
  • Grades 6-12 - NASA - NASA Ozone Watch - VIEW, READ, DO, and MONITOR
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - Global Weirding - What About the Ozone Hole? (8:33)  - VIEW
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS LearningMedia - Changes in the Ozone Layer (2:49) - VIEW, READ, DO
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS LearningMedia - Ozone Hole (Available in Spanish) (5:04) - VIEW, READ, DO
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS LearningMedia - Ozone: The Good, the Bad, and the CFCs (4:58) - VIEW
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS LearningMedia - Nova - A Hole in the Sky  (Available in Spanish) (3:47) - VIEW, READ, and DO
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - Ozone Hole: How We Saved the Planet (55:51) - VIEW 
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - Ozone Hole: How We Saved the Planet - Discovering the Ozone Hole (2:20) - VIEW
  • Grades 6-12 - NHPBS Video - Ozone Hole: How We Saved the Planet - The World Takes Action (6:13) - VIEW


  • Grades PreK-2 - NHPBS LearningMedia - Paws For a Minute - Red Panda (1:00) - VIEW and DO
  • Grades PreK-12 - Beardsley Zoo - Red Panda Indoor Cam - VIEW
  • Grades PreK-12 - Smithsonian National Zoo - Red Panda -  VIEW and READ
  • Grades K-4 - NHPBS LearningMedai - Camp TV - Red Pandas (5:16) - VIEW
  • Grades K-4 - Wild Kratts - Red Panda Origins (2:30) - VIEW
  • Grades K-4 - Wild Kratts - Red Panda Rescue Mission (3:21) - VIEW
  • Grades K-4 - Wild Kratts - Discover Pandas and More Bears! (9:59) - VIEW
  • Grades 4-12 - NHPBS WildLife Journal Junior - Ailuridae - Red Panda - READ
  • Grades 8-12 - Animal Diversity Web - Red Panda - READ

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