Resources for Preschool

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Daniel Tiger demonstrating how to recycle

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Preschool–grade 1

Learn to Recycle!

Learn about recyling and the importance of cleaning up in this short Daniel Tiger video.

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Preschool–grade 3

The Pulitzer Playwright

Find out how Suzan-Lori Parks became the first African American woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for writing dramatic plays.

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Preschool–grade 2

Incredible Inventors

Check out this entire alphabet of amazing Black inventors. Then dream up your own invention and draw or write about it!

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Preschool–grade 1

Amazing Africa

Let this mother-daughter team teach you some facts about Africa in a video that's sure to make you smile.

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Preschool–grade 1

Buggies, Buses, and Cars!

Sing along to this familiar tune and learn about the Patterson family's amazing inventions that help us get from here to there.

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Preschool–grade 1

Pretending to Be Pilots

Fly up and away as you find out about the first Black pilots. What would it be like to build and fly your own plane?

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Preschool–grade 1

Stop, Slow Down, Go!

Watch this video to learn about the inventor of the modern traffic light, and find out what else he created.

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Preschool–grade K

Neighborhood Helpers

Use critical thinking skills to learn some ways people come together as a community of helpers.

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Preschool

Positive Messages of Unity

This YouTube Kids preschool playlist uses short videos and songs from creators like Sesame Street to show that all people deserve respect. Watch and talk about them with your kids.

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making alaska native ice cream

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Preschool–grade 2

Making Alaska Native Ice Cream

Watch this episode of Molly of Denali to learn about Alaska Native culture and how to make nivagi. How many ingredients does it have? What are they?

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Website/App

Preschool–grade 12

National Geographic Education

Find high-quality, standards-based resources relating to science, geography, world history, engineering, cartography, current events, and more.

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petroglyph

Activity

Preschool–grade 2

Puerto Rican Petroglyphs

Share the history behind this ancient art and then create some of your own. Using rocks, paper, tiles, or cardboard, try to copy some of the petroglyphs.

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petroglyph

Activity

Preschool–grade 2

Puerto Rican Petroglyphs

Share the history behind this ancient art and then create some of your own. Using rocks, paper, tiles, or cardboard, try to copy some of the petroglyphs.

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mexican cuff bracelet

Activity

Preschool–grade 2

Make a Mexican Cuff Bracelet

Make a repujado bracelet with some simple materials. Make some for family members, too.

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crumb clay

Activity

Preschool–grade 2

Ecuadorian Crumb Clay

With bread crumbs and glue, make some small sculptures. Air-dry or bake, and then paint to finish your creation.

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Preschool–grade K

Boo-Boos and Band-Aid History

Learn about Earle Dickson, the inventor of Band Aids. Then, make some your own to help your stuffed animals or dolls.

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Arthur addressing a letter to his friend Adil in Istanbul

Article/Ebook

Preschool–grade K

Learning Cultures, Challenging Assumptions

Join Arthur as he learns about his pen pal from another country. What assumptions does Arthur have about his pen pal, and how does he challenge them?

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logos of different history resources

Article/Ebook

Preschool–grade 12

Best History Websites and Resources

Make the past and present relevant and accessible to students with research resources, expertly curated museum and archival collections, lesson plans, and more.

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travel around the world with your ears

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Preschool–grade 3

Travel Around the World—With Your Ears

All you need to do is listen to learn about lots of different countries and cultures.

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Lesson

Preschool–grade K

Neighborhood Helpers

Use critical thinking skills to learn some ways people come together as a community of helpers.

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Lesson

Preschool–grade 1

Exploring Maps and Models of the Earth

Compare miniature models to real things. Then explore maps and globes as miniature versions of places and Earth.

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Daniel Tiger demonstrating how to recycle

Video

Preschool–grade 1

Learn to Recycle!

Learn about recyling and the importance of cleaning up in this short Daniel Tiger video.

Video

Preschool–grade 3

The Pulitzer Playwright

Find out how Suzan-Lori Parks became the first African American woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for writing dramatic plays.

Video

Preschool–grade 2

Incredible Inventors

Check out this entire alphabet of amazing Black inventors. Then dream up your own invention and draw or write about it!

Video

Preschool–grade 1

Amazing Africa

Let this mother-daughter team teach you some facts about Africa in a video that's sure to make you smile.

Video

Preschool–grade 1

Buggies, Buses, and Cars!

Sing along to this familiar tune and learn about the Patterson family's amazing inventions that help us get from here to there.

Video

Preschool–grade 1

Pretending to Be Pilots

Fly up and away as you find out about the first Black pilots. What would it be like to build and fly your own plane?

Video

Preschool–grade 1

Stop, Slow Down, Go!

Watch this video to learn about the inventor of the modern traffic light, and find out what else he created.

Video

Preschool

Positive Messages of Unity

This YouTube Kids preschool playlist uses short videos and songs from creators like Sesame Street to show that all people deserve respect. Watch and talk about them with your kids.

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making alaska native ice cream

Video

Preschool–grade 2

Making Alaska Native Ice Cream

Watch this episode of Molly of Denali to learn about Alaska Native culture and how to make nivagi. How many ingredients does it have? What are they?

Video

Preschool–grade K

Happy Birthday Around the World

Watch and listen as people from around the world sing their versions of "The Birthday Song." Then, draw a picture of your favorite parts of your birthday tradition.

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Preschool–grade K

Latino Festival

Celebrate Spanish-speaking countries around the world with this bilingual video.

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Preschool–grade K

The Seven Continents

Sing this catchy song to learn about the continents. Then look at a map or globe and see if you can name them all.

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Website/App

Preschool–grade 12

National Geographic Education

Find high-quality, standards-based resources relating to science, geography, world history, engineering, cartography, current events, and more.

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people in the asian art museum

Website/App

Preschool–grade 12

Asian Art Museum

Take an in-depth look at Asia's influence on art and history with inventive lessons, activities, videos, and images.

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Quinceañeras

Worksheet

Preschool–grade K

Quinceañeras

Read together about this coming-of-age celebration, and then draw and color a special cake for the event!

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latinx coloring sheets

Worksheet

Preschool–grade 2

Latinx Legends Coloring Sheets

Print these coloring pages of famous Latinx people, and then talk about their impact on science, sports, government, and more!