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Hurricane Harvey Resources – Helping Children When Emergencies Happen:    From PBS   |   From Sesame Street

Welcome to KERA’s new one-stop collection of teaching and learning resources for students, teachers and parents. KERA Learn! pulls together thousands of digital materials from trusted sources to enrich lessons at school and home and promote community engagement. Use the search sentence to find broad topics, filtered by age group, or use the open search box for specific terms like “fractions” or “lesson plan.”
For a quick guide sheet on how to use the Learn! website, click here

Families

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Families

Here you will find learning activities, homework resources, and other materials to engage parents and kids at home.

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KERA Community Engagement: Be My Neighbor Day -- October 14!

Join Daniel Tiger and friends for a day of community-focused kindness. Families can help with service projects, watch Daniel Tiger videos and take photos with Daniel and Katerina Kittycat. Admission is FREE--donations are accepted. Click for more details!

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KERA Kids website

Click to find KERA's daily schedules for children's TV shows. Plus, you can link to videos, games and other activities to extend the skills kids earn from their favorite programs.

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PBS Kids Lab website

PBS Kids is always working on something new—and usually several "somethings" at once! Whether it is new apps using math or an augmented reality game using camera phones, click here to find the latest and most innovative from PBS Kids.

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Full STEAM Ahead E-newsletter from KERA

Click  to see the latest issue of KERA’s e-newsletter for families of younger children. It features fun activities in science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). Subscribe to get your own weekly copy inside!

Community Life

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Community Life

Here you will find resources to foster community engagement, including local journalism from KERA, national broadcasts from NPR and PBS, and projects by KERA that explore the people, institutions, arts and natural resources of North Texas.

Community Life

One Crisis Away KERA news series

One Crisis Away focuses on North Texans living on the financial edge. The most recent installment, No Place To Go, explores how rapid gentrification in West Dallas is uprooting long-time residents. Follow the series as KERA adds new chapters.

Community Life

The Great Thanksgiving Listen student oral history opportunity

StoryCorps is asking educators across the country, including North Texas teachers, to have their students record an interview with an elder during Thanksgiving week. Click to learn more and encourage your students to record history!

Community Life

KERA Education News Coverage

Find compelling stories about teachers and students across North Texas. Follow KERA's news, features and special projects to learn about challenges and triumphs as educators deal with issues ranging from changing demographics to new technologies to evolving community needs.

Community Life

KERA's Art&Seek website

Art&Seek is your source for arts news, stories and events in North Texas. Check out Artist Spotlight, a collection of profiles of North Texas artists, with media clips, Q&As and much more.

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School

Here you will find thousands of digital resources to enrich lessons and keep students engaged. The audio and video clips, print materials, lesson plans, activities and other content come from KERA, PBS, NPR and other trusted sources.

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PBS LearningMedia instructional resources website

LearningMedia is independently operated by PBS. This searchable site has more than 100,000 videos, activities, games, lesson plans, articles and other resources. It has something for all grade levels and most subjects, along with tools for lesson prep.

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War, Vietnam and American Life teaching toolkit

This toolkit has materials for teaching about war and its social and political effects from multiple sources, from recordings of veterans accounts to historians’ interpretations to archaeology, poetry and newspaper stories. Its resources on Vietnam relate to the PBS series.

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Math Can Take You Places lessons from KERA

Math Can Take You Places teaches key math concepts for grades 3 - 6. The package includes TEKS-aligned lesson plans, videos, games, activities, practice questions and teacher training materials. Most items are in Spanish and English.

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KERA Education News & Happenings E-newsletter

Click to see the latest issue of KERA's e-newsletter for educators. It features enrichment materials, teaching tools, articles on timely topics and much more. Subscribe to get your own bi-weekly copy inside!