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Teaching Channel Presents

Making Math & History Come Alive (#310)

We'll spend the hour in seven classrooms as teachers make math and history come alive while aligning their lessons to the Common Core. We'll visit student-focused math classes and then see students explore ancient civilizations, the French Revolution, and the American Declaration of Independence. [59 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

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Series Description: Teaching Channel Presents is a groundbreaking series showcasing inspired teaching in America's K-12 classrooms. Hosted by Sarah Brown Wessling, the Teacher Laureate at Tch and the 2010 National Teacher of the Year, the weekly one-hour episodes cover a wide variety of topics including the New Teacher Experience, Bullying, The Common Core State Standards, Digital Literacy, and the Arts.

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  • Middle School Math & Science (#307)

    We'll immerse ourselves in Middle School math and science-from using your whole body to graph linear equations to going on a pond water safari-these classes are engaging and inventive. [59 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

  • Celebrating Science (#308)

    Some things run on batteries, some bubble over, some throw sparks-anything can happen in science class as students study everything from Robotics to Physics to Boyle's Law. [59 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

  • Elementary School Basics (#309)

    Follow along for a full hour with eager-to-learn elementary school students. From doing the "Monster Match" for English, to Decimal Games in Math, to exploring ecosystems in Science, these... [59 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

  • The New Teacher Experience (#201)

    Follow two teachers in Los Angeles, CA for an intimate look at what the experience is really like. [59 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

Past Episodes

These episodes of Teaching Channel Presents aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.

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