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Doctor Notable: "Copper and Penelope" | KIDS Clubhouse Adventures

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Doctor Notable brings music to the clubhouse with storylines of discovery and adventure! In “Copper and Penelope” two coins live out their dreams as they tour the countryside, traveling only how two coins could! With subtitles added to this music video, kids get to sing along!

Saving Engeldinger Marsh | Iowa Land and Sky

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Environmental conservation is a never-ending mission to save and restore irreplaceable natural environments. Located in central Iowa, Engeldinger Marsh is one of the state’s few remaining untouched marshes and is known as one of Iowa's biggest conservation victories when the state reconsidered building a road through the land. 

 

A Lasting Impact (15) | 1980s Farm Crisis

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The farm crisis hit farm families hard and has a lasting impact on the future of commercial farming in America. This segment is part of the documentary The Farm Crisis, which examines the tragic circumstances faced by farmers for most of the 1980s, when thousands were forced into bankruptcy, land values dropped by one-third nationally, and sky-high interest rates turned successes into failures seemingly overnight.

Private Assistance (11) | 1980s Farm Crisis

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Rural community groups, clergy, and individuals support struggling farm families. This segment is part of the documentary The Farm Crisis, which examines the tragic circumstances faced by farmers for most of the 1980s, when thousands were forced into bankruptcy, land values dropped by one-third nationally, and sky-high interest rates turned successes into failures seemingly overnight.

Read Good Books!: Item, Location, Character | KIDS Clubhouse Adventures

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KIDS Clubhouse Adventures kids read and discover more about storytelling. In this feature, kids create story lines given surprise components including people, places, and things.

Doctor Notable: "Dentist of Dragon Valley" | KIDS Clubhouse Adventures

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Doctor Notable brings music to the clubhouse with storylines of discovery and adventure! In "Dentist of Dragon Valley," a dentist fights fire to save all the dragons in the valley from plaque and decay by cleaning their teeth!

The Importance of Freshwater Mussels | Iowa Land and Sky

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Freshwater mussels are historically a cornerstone species to Iowa's ecosystems. While industry and modern life has threatened their existence, they continue to be a valuable resource to every organism that calls Iowa home. 

Farmers Lose Hope (8) | 1980s Farm Crisis

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Farmers and others involved in agriculture quickly lose hope and find themselves in overwhelming debt. This segment is part of the documentary The Farm Crisis, which examines the tragic circumstances faced by farmers for most of the 1980s, when thousands were forced into bankruptcy, land values dropped by one-third nationally, and sky-high interest rates turned successes into failures seemingly overnight.

Farm Families are Changed (19) | 1980s Farm Crisis

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Farmers and their families are forever changed as a result of the farm crisis. This segment is part of the documentary The Farm Crisis, which examines the tragic circumstances faced by farmers for most of the 1980s, when thousands were forced into bankruptcy, land values dropped by one-third nationally, and sky-high interest rates turned successes into failures seemingly overnight.

Clubhouse Theme: What Are Celebrations? | KIDS Clubhouse Adventures

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Abby Brown, KIDS Clubhouse Adventures co-host, loves to help kids have fun while learning! In this segment, Abby teaches kids about celebrations! When friends, families and communities celebrate in the same way time after time it becomes a tradition! Celebrations can be for achievements, milestones, holidays and other special occasions.

 

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