June 11 | Programming and Activities | Grades 9–12

Learn about resilience with the Windermere Children and Syrian refugee, Mohammad Shasho. Plus, listen to the story of King Arthur.

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.

Thursday on KCET

9:00 a.m. Victoria on Masterpiece – Engine of Change Part 6 of 7 (4709) (World History)

Literary Elements and Techniques | Conflict – Video
Character Development | Conversations in Literature


10:00 a.m. The Windermere Children (World History)

The Holocaust through Children’s Eyes | The Last Survivors – Media Gallery and Support Materials
Honoring a Young Victim 76 Years after the Holocaust | The Last Survivors – Media Gallery and Support Materials
Integrating into a New Culture as a Refugee | FILMS BYKIDS – Video and Support Materials

A young man looks out of a train window
Mohammad Shasho, a Syrian refugee, arrives at Germany. | Still from “Integrating into a New Culture as a Refugee| FILMS BYKIDS” PBS Learning Media

12:00 p.m. Country Music: Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way? (1973-1983) Part 7 of 8 (107) (US History)

Music as a Vocation: 1973-1996 – Media Gallery and Support Materials


2:00 p.m. NOVA: Ghosts of Stonehenge (4414) (Science)

What was it like to live in the Stone Age? (via BBC Bitesize) – Article and Activity Plan
What is Stonehenge? (via BBC Bitesize) – Article

Thursday on KLCS

1:00 p.m. Secrets of the Dead: King Arthur’s Lost Kingdom (World History)

King Arthur / In Search of Myths and Heroes – Webpage
Q&A with Professor Marion Gibson on King Arthur, The Dark Ages, and the Power of Magical Literature – Article
Unearthed Gold Sheds Light on Anglo-Saxon History – Transcript Reading
Geophysics / Time Team America – Video and Reading

Stained glass of King Arthur in Llandaf Cathedral, Cardiff, South Wales.
Stained glass of King Arthur in Llandaf Cathedral, Cardiff, South Wales. | Wikimedia Commons

2:00 p.m. The Woman In White: Part 4 (British Literature)

Literary Elements and Techniques | Theme – Video
Suffragists | Ken Burns: Not for Ourselves Alone – Photo Gallery


3:00 p.m. Secrets of the Six Wives – Beheaded, Died (World History)

The Protestant Reformation / Inside the Court of Henry VIII – Video
Anne Boleyn’s Influence / Inside the Court of Henry VIII – Video


4:00 p.m. Country Music: The Rub (US History)

Country Music: The Rub – Playlist
Kathy Mattea – Biography
Charlie Pride – Biography
Marty Stuart – Biography