• Resource ID: PBS327
    • Grade Range: PreK–K
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    PBS Learning Media Musical Instruments | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    Four young children learn about music and instruments in this live-action Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood video clip. Kids will learn how drums, trumpets, violins, and guitars sound. Adults demonstrate how to play the instruments first, and then the children give each one a try.

    • Resource ID: USHM7L2
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Social Studies

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    Given background information, students will describe the changing role of the United States as a world power during the Carter Administration.

    • Resource ID: SS8M1L2
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Social Studies

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    Given short summaries about the reasons for European exploration and colonization of North America, students will compare English and Spanish settlements in the New World.

    • Resource ID: USHM3L1
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Social Studies

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    The student understands the causes of the Great Depression.

    • Resource ID: TXLS161
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Social Studies

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    Students will critically read a primary source in order to identify and explain the impact of Washington’s Farewell Address.

    • Resource ID: TXLS001
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Social Studies

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    Students will debate the representation argument of the Constitutional Convention and create a compromise that addresses the concerns of both large states and small states (the Great Compromise). Then, students will connect this concept to the present-day system of government.

    • Resource ID: TXLS011A
    • Grade Range: 6
    • Subject: Social Studies

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    Students will create a bar graph representing data about China, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, India, and the United States using information from a data bank. The data bank includes information on population, population density, gross domestic product, literacy rates, annual salary, infant mortality, and land area. Then, students will examine a light pollution map to make connections between the data presented and the bar graphs.

    • Resource ID: TXLS027
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: Social Studies

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    Students will examine several items related to the First Amendment and respond to the teacher-created questions. Student groups will present their conclusions to the class.