(Grades 6-12) An online learning environment that challenges students to create their own story of Iowa history as they explore the people, places, events and ideas of their state. Hundreds of articles and thousands of videos, images, links and maps help to illustrate Iowa's story and connect to U.S. and world history, as well as core literacy skills.
(Grades 5-8) Mission US offers multiple multimedia interactive games set in different eras of U.S. history. Students role play as characters in the game to experience events and learn that history is about people who often made very difficult choices.
PBS NewsHour Extra
(Grades 7-12) NewsHour Extra offers news and resources that help put current world events into perspective for your students .
(Grades 9-12) Presents an array of groundbreaking and distinctive perspectives on contemporary life as chronicled by some of America' s and Europe's most visionary non-fiction filmmakers.
(Grades 3-8) Financial literacy program geared to help students learn quick tips about budgeting, credit, taxes, saving, and more.