Social Studies

Let's Ride the Bus | Everyday Learning

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We all have to follow the rules. This fun, animated poem follows students as they board the bus and head to school, following all of the rules along the way.

Symphony Orchestra Field Trip

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Penny and the KidVision VPK Kids attend the New World Symphony. They meet conductor Michael Tilson Thomas and learn how instruments in an orchestra play together under the direction of one conductor. Bravo! This field trip gets a standing ovation!

Activity Starter | Past, Present, and Future

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Learn about the difference between past, present, and future in this video. Then try the hands-on activity in the classroom or at home.

Visit the Activity Starters website to learn more!

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!

KidVision | Pioneer Days

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Miss Penny and the KidVision Kids visit The Old Davie School History Museum. They learn how pioneer children lived, worked, and played! They sweep, pump water, wash clothes, make butter, write with an ink dip pen and played musical chairs. See how things a hundred years ago were different and the same. 

Dad Phones Home

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Learn about life on a military base in this video from Postcards from Buster.

All Around Town | Everyday Learning

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This animation features a child and her father using a simple map to plan their activities for the day. The video introduces children to concepts related to mapping, location, and time.

Grizzly Bear Cubs

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In this Building Block video, two grizzly bear cubs step out of a river. One cub stops to shake the water out of his fur, then continues to walk along the riverbank.

Monkey-style Wu Shu

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Learn about martial arts in this video from Postcards from Buster.

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!

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