Last Days in Vietnam

Experience the chaotic, final days of the Vietnam War with new resources from the Academy Award nominated PBS documentary, Last Days in Vietnam premiering on Tuesday.

Healthy Lunchtime Challenge

The Healthy Lunchtime Challenge has arrived! Submit your original healthy lunch recipe now through April 30 for a chance to join the 2015 #KidsStateDinner at the White House! Learn more.

Daily News Story

When a student overheard a classmate making violent threats against his school, he knew he had to speak up. See how he responded.

This Week: Shakespeare's Birthday

Uncover lesson plans, videos, and games devoted to "The Bard" and his iconic plays with this unparalleled collection from PBS’ Shakespeare Uncovered.

Productivity Tools + More

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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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