With content available free over the air on Ball State PBS Channels 49.1 and 49.2, these educational programs can reach all families, including those who do not have internet access or computers at home.
The resources in PBS LearningMedia, which were developed based on feedback from educators, are aligned to curriculum standards in every state and contextualized for educational use. These resources include grab-and-go activities, lesson plans, interactive lessons, and media that illustrate specific topics or themes and support materials across subjects.
Check out this viewing guide to take any show that you watch on PBS to the next level.
“WIPB Classroom” offers kindergarten, second and third-grade literacy remediation and enrichment in preparation for the start of the 2020 school year. Lessons were videotaped at Jay County High School’s Digital Media Center.
Let’s hit the road!
For over 20 years we’ve been working like mad scientists to refine and perfect the formula for “electronic” field trips. Join us as we continue to remix education. What we’ve come up with may just knock your socks off! We can’t wait for you to give it a try. And, best of all, it’s free!
Free Features for Teachers:
- Explore resources aligned to state standards
- Save, download, and create content using your favorite resources
- Access teacher tools to build quizzes, puzzles, and storyboards
- Share content easily with Google Classroom and Schoology
In addition to our on-air educational programming, WIPB and PBS offer countless high-quality and FREE educational resources for grades K-12.
- PBS LearningMedia’s Full-Time Kid Collection
Get creative with DIY science experiments, homemade bird feeder tutorials and tips on mastering card tricks.
- PBS KIDS
Find FREE educational games, videos, hands-on activities and more from your favorite PBS KIDS programs. Resources are appropriate for ages 3-8.
- PBS Apps and Games
Find educational apps from your favorite PBS KIDS programs. Resources are appropriate for ages 3-8.
- PBS KIDS for Parents
Offers information, activities and tips for parents and caregivers, including a guide on how to talk to kids about coronavirus. Resources are appropriate for ages 2-8.
- PBS Kids Daily Newsletter – Sign up for the daily newsletter from PBS Kids to receive daily tips and activities sent
directly to your inbox.
- Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum
Use these video clips, teaching tips, and historical figure biosketches to support students’ social-emotional, literacy, and social studies skills.
- American Experience
Discover this country’s rich history in this collection of media-based resources from the series.
Ball State Resources
Resources for Students
Resources for Educators
- How to Make the Most Out of Online Learning
- Excellence in Remote Teaching and Learning
- Teaching Books
Environmental Education Resources
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