History

Picturing the Past | Everyday Learning

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In this animated video, a child looks at photographs of family members and events, making connections between the images she sees and her own experiences. The video helps young viewers understand and apply the concepts of past, present, and future.

Activity Starter | Native American Boarding Schools

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Learn about Native American boarding schools and complete an interesting activity. This video is part of Activity Starters, which is an animated video series. In each episode an animated character introduces a concept and an activity. 

Visit the Activity Starters website to learn more!

Teachable Moment: Gold Standard | Fast Forward

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Listen to an explanation of what the gold standard is and how it relates to paper currency.

Flamenco Dance Studio Field Trip

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage and learn about Flamenco!  Join Penny and the KidVision VPK kids at a Flamenco lesson.  Learn about Spanish dance movements and music.  Come with us and clap, snap, stomp, and express emotions with your bodies. Olé!

Amazon Field Trip

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Visit the "Amazon Voyage" exhibit at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science. Learn about maps, experience the river underwater, see how real stingrays and anacondas camouflage themselves, and celebrate at a fish festival!

Youth Program Director

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Discover a science and nature career that makes educational events fun and meaningful for kids of all ages. 

Radio Station Field Trip

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Penny and the KidVision VPK kids go to WDNA 88.9 to find out what happens at a radio station. We learn about radio frequencies, visit a music library, see what is in a radio production studio, and are interviewed by a DJ! Tune in and turn us up!

Chilean Folk Music

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Enjoy traditional Chilean folk music, played on guitar and pan flute, in this video from Postcards from Buster.

Titans of Idaho Industry: Harry Magnuson | Idaho Experience

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The town of Wallace has seen it all—and survived. But its biggest threat came in the 1970s. We’ll look at how Harry Magnuson fought to save Wallace. It’s a powerful tale of surprising heroes and deep love of one’s hometown.

Please refer to the accompanying Facilitator Guide (found in the Support Materials section) for the Idaho Content Standards associated with this resource.

Let's Eat Dinner | Everyday Learning

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It’s fun to try new foods with a friend! Follow our narrator as she tries traditional dinners with families from Kenya, Japan, and Lebanon. This animation teaches students about friends and foods from other world cultures, helping them recognize that diversity exists and that people differ in language, dress, food, and more!

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