May 22 | Programming and Activities | Grades 4–8

Learn about different kinds of powerful eagles, explore different kinds of wild weather and learn about the molecules that make up every single living thing.

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: Eagle Power (Science)

Nature / American Eagle: Hatching – Video and Support Materials

Harpy Eagle Facts – Video and Article

A female harpy eagle
A female harpy eagle | Still from “A Hungry Harpy” PBS.org

9:00 a.m. History Detectives: Photograph of African American in Confederate Uniform (Social Studies)

Wearing the Confederate Uniform: Slave or Soldier? – Video

History Detectives, Civil War: Blacks on the Battlefield – Lesson Plan, Video, and Activity

History Detectives: Internet Scavenger Hunt – Interactive


10:00 a.m. Wild Weather (Science)

Evidence of Weather – Background Reading, Activity and Teaching Tips

Evidence of Wind – Interactive

Severe Weather – Media Gallery


11:00 a.m. Food – Delicious Science: We Are What We Eat (Science)

Body Needs – Interactive and Support Materials

Secrets of Sourdough / QUEST – Video and Support Materials

Biological Molecules – You Are What You Eat / Crash Course Biology – Video

A loaf of sliced brown bread
Watch to learn about the molecules that make up every living thing — carbohydrates, lipids, and proteins — and how we find them in our environment and in the food that we eat. | Still from “Biological Molecules – You Are What You Eat | Crash Course Biology” / PBS LearningMedia

12:00 p.m. NOVA: Eagle Power (Science)

Bald Eagles / Untamed – Video and Support Materials

Nature / American Eagle: Fledglings – Video and Support Materials