Social Studies

Cooking School Field Trip

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Look who’s cooking - we are! Famous chef Michelle Bernstein teaches Penny and the KidVision VPK kids about cooking with healthy foods, kitchen safety, reading recipes and good table manners.  Bon Appetit!

Giant Pumpkin

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Meet Scotty, a boy who grows giant pumpkins, in this video from Postcards from Buster.

KidVision | Arch Creek Archaeology

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Miss Penny and the KidVision Kids visit Arch Creek Park and learn about archaeology. 

Stepping

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Stepping is a traditional African form of dance. Watch a step team practice in this video from Postcards from Buster.

Learn about Beijing, China | Let's Go Luna!

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Explore Beijing, China with Luna, Andy, Carmen, and Leo in these stories and activities from the PBS KIDS show Let's Go Luna!

In these short videos, find out about traditional Chinese drums, still played in China today.

Check out the support materials tab for fun classroom ideas. Try making your very own rattle drum and Chinese lantern.

Dinosaur Exhibit Field Trip

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Penny and the KidVision VPK Kids experience the Dinosaurs In Motion exhibit!  They go head to head with Triceratops and Tyrannosaurus Rex, dig for fossils, create a dinosaur skeleton, and see life-size dinosaurs in action. It’s a roaring good time!

Rodeo Barrel Racing

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Discover traditional rodeo events in this video from Postcards from Buster.

Learn about Moscow, Russia | Let's Go Luna!

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Explore Moscow, Russia with Luna, Andy, Carmen, and Leo in these stories and activities from the PBS KIDS show Let's Go Luna! 

In these short videos, find out about matryoshka dolls, traditional toys still made by hand in Russia today. 

Check out the support materials tab for fun classroom ideas. Try making your very own matryoshka dolls and learn about how to dress for the cold Russian winters in Moscow.

Flag Company Field Trip

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Penny and the KidVision VPK kids visit a flag company. They  locate the United States on a map, put the pieces of the American flag together, learn how to fold the flag, and say the Pledge of Allegiance. Watch this field trip and get ready to salute!

Conjunto Music

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Learn about Conjunto Music in this video from Postcards from Buster.

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