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WEBINAR: 9/15 @2:30PM

Find out how filmmaker Ken Burns uses his craft to capture the story of the Civil War.

The Civil War

Tap into resources from Ken Burns' newly remastered documentary, THE CIVIL WAR airing September 7 on PBS.

Refugee Crisis

A record number of refugees and migrants fleeing civil war and persecution have entered Europe in the past month. See how European leaders are responding.

PBS LearningMedia: NET Edition

  • The Cost of Water!

    This slideshow visually compares the costs of bottled water to tap water. The up-front bottle costs run high, but the post-costs to the environment are even more expensive.

    Grades 6-8

  • What is an Aquifer?

    Aquifers are bodies of saturated rock and sediment through which water can move, and they provide 99% of our groundwater. Humans rely on aquifers for most of our drinking water. However, we are not only depleting this supply but are its biggest polluters as well. This infographic provides facts and illustrations to explain the process.

    Grades 6-8

  • The Groundwater Term Game

    This Groundwater Game tests your knowledge of major terms used to describe parts of the aquifer systems, from groundwater to permeability to saturated zone. Drag and drop the correct term into a sentence to make it accurate and to match the illustration. Can you score 12 out of 12?

    Grades 6-8

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    Discover how digital age tools and platforms can help you share strategies w/ colleagues.

  • Classroom Event: 9/15 @2:30

    Join a virtual chat w/ filmmaker Ken Burns to talk about the Civil War + storytelling.

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