Social Studies

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!

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!

Mridangam

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Learn about the Mridangam, an Indian drum, in this video from Postcards from Buster.

Kindergarten Field Trip

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Are you ready to take the next big step into Kindergarten?  Penny and the KidVision VPK Kids visit one, where they meet the teacher and see how kindergarteners help take care of themselves, follow rules, make friends, and write their own names. 

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.

Activity Starter | Intermediate Directions

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Learn about intermediate directions and complete an interesting hands-on activity.

Visit the Activity Starters website to learn more!

Finding My Place | Everyday Learning

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In this animation, a boy describes his evening routine, which includes helping his parents with chores. The video reinforces concepts related to the role of children in families.

KidVision | Chinese New Year

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Miss Penny and the KidVision Kids visit a Kung Fu school to learn about the Chinese New Year. They find out about the Chinese New Year calendar, learn some Kung Fu moves, put on lion dance costumes, and see a celebratory lion dance performance. Gong Hei Fat Choy!

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!

Let's Vote | Everyday Learning

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Voting is fun, especially if you are voting for something tasty. In this short video, students taste three different apples and vote for their favorite. The results of the vote are tallied on a chart.

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