Elementary Social Studies

Los Cascos Urbanos Hablan: Aguadilla 2/3

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En este segmento de muestra la historia encerrada en la Iglesia San Carlos Borromeo, patrón de Aguadilla.  Además, se visita el antiguo cementerio de Aguadilla, la Plaza de Recreo Rafael Hernández, el antiguo edificio del Teatro Star y el Museo de Arte de este centro urbano.

Nevada Native American Uses for Plants and Natural Resources | Wild Nevada

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Learning how the Native people of Nevada used the natural materials and resources that were available to them for clothing and shelter helps build an understanding of how resourceful, creative, and inventive Native people of Nevada needed to be for survival. Listen to Leah Brady, Shoshone Historian, describe how Native Americans used the plants that were available to them.

Joan Nelson & the Power of the March | Memories of the March

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Learn about the powerful oaths and pledges for equality that participants of the March took in this testimonial from Memories of the March. In this short clip, Joan Nelson, a retired historian, explains why she struggled at the age of 16 to understand why MLK Jr.'s vision of peace, love, and brotherhood could not be immediately realized.

Sage | Ken Burns: Mark Twain

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Every reporter wanted a quote from Twain about events of the day. He became the sage of the country.

The Effects of War: Roland Ada's Story | America by the Numbers

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Learn about the effects of war on the veterans in Guam, in this clip from America by the Numbers. Guam has the largest percentage of veterans in the United States and its territories, but ranked last in per capita spending on medical care by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. In this clip, Iraq War Veteran Roland Ada explains how his past experiences in the war affect his daily life.

Reflections: Tegan Griffith on "A Family Bond" | American Creed

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Tegan Griffith believes that being an American means serving others, whether through military service or other types of advocacy.

Los Cascos Urbanos Hablan: San Germán (2/3)

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En este segundo segmento conocemos datos históricos  del paseo de los próceres de San Germán. Además, vemos la representación arquitectónica de la vida doméstica en la Casa Museo Aurelio Tió.  En otro aspecto, la estructura arquitectónica residencial es representada a través de la casa museo de arte y casa de estudios Alfredo Ramírez de Arellano y Rosell.

Los Cascos Urbanos Hablan: Camuy y Hatillo 2/3

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En este segmento se presentan los límites geográficos del pueblo de Hatillo, conocido como la Capital de la Industria Lechera.  Es a través de su plaza que se narran sus tradiciones y desarrollo poblacional.

Los Cascos Urbanos Hablan: Ponce 6/6

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En este segmento se presentan datos arquitectónicos e históricos del Museo de la historia de Ponce, Carlos Garay, y el Teatro la Perla. Además, se reseñan  detalles sobre las propuestas dirigidas a la revitalización del casco urbano de este pueblo sureño.

Harley Run | Outdoor Nevada

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In this episode, host John Burke takes a ride across the desert with a motorcycle club to learn about an historical location.

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