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April 17 | Programming and Activities | Grades 4–8

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At-Home Learning: PBS SoCal and KCET, in partnership with LAUSD and in collaboration with California PBS stations, are offering broadcast programming with digital resources that adhere to California’s state curriculum. Download this week's schedule.

Friday on KLCS

8:00 a.m.

Nova: Lost Viking Army (Science/Archeology)

Vikings Unearthed - Teaching Tips
Vikings Unearthed - Background Reading

9:00 a.m.

History Detectives: Order of Leopold, Suffrage Pennant, WB Cartoon (Social Studies)

The European Theater - Activity
Alice Paul and Women's Suffrage - Teaching Tips
Carrie Chapman Catt - Lesson Plan
Library of Congress: Women’s Suffrage - Images

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10:00 a.m.

Africa’s Great Civilizations: The Atlantic Age (Social Studies)

Queen Njinga Mbandi - Background Reading
Queen Njinga Mbandi - Activity

11:00 a.m.

Breakthrough: Ideas that Changed the World ”The Rocket” (Math/Science)

Launch It! - Activity
How Do You Get to the Moon: Nova - Discussion Questions
Liquid Fuel Rocket Engine - Background Reading

12:00 p.m.

Nova: Lost Viking Army (Science/Archeology)

Vikings Unearthed - Teaching Tips
Vikings Unearthed - Background Reading

Satellite over Earth | Still from "NOVA"
Satellite over Earth | Still from "NOVA"

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