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Climate Wisconsin

Multimedia educational resource featuring stories of climate change
Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator
Provided by Wisconsin Public Television
 
Details
  • 10 short videos and two animations
  • Includes background essays and online interactives
  • Great for grades 6 - 12

Into the Book

Reading comprehension multimedia
Elementary School Student, Educator
Provided by Wisconsin Public Television
 
Details
  • Online student activities (grades 2-5) for eight reading comprehension strategies including: prior knowledge, questioning, summarizing, inferring, making connections, synthesizing, evaluating, and visualizing
  • Includes nine student videos
  • Online teaching tools including: lessons, music files, posters, book lists and more
  • Online professional learning resources including videos, professional development plan examples and educator effectiveness tools

Into the Map

Multimedia and activities about Wisconsin's geography
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, Educator
Provided by Wisconsin Public Television
  Details
  • Five cross-curricular online activities (for grades 3-6) that provide students with the opportunity to apply their geography knowledge
  • Includes teacher resources and lesson plans

Soundzabound

Royalty-free music and sound effects
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Higher Ed Student
Provided by Wisconsin Public Television
 
Details
  • Over 2,000 tracks of varying length songs and sound effects

The Ways

Multimedia educational resource featuring stories about contemporary Native American Cultures and language
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator
Provided by Wisconsin Public Television
 
Details
  • Twelve videos featuring stories from Native communities around the central Great Lakes
  • Includes online interactive map and supplementary texts
  • Great for grades 6 - 12

Vel Phillips: Dream Big Dreams

Multimedia educational resource that tells the story of Wisconsin civil rights activist Vel Phillips
High School Student, Educator

Provided by Wisconsin Public Television

Details
  • Appropriate for grades 9-12
  • The 55-minute documentary is also broken out 12 into 3-5-minute episodes to make it easier to share in the classroom
  • Includes 6 lesson plans

Wisconsin Biographies

Multimedia educational resources that connect students with fascinating figures from Wisconsin’s past
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, Educator
Provided by Wisconsin Public Television
 
Details
  • A collection of short animated videos with leveled biographies (iBook and print)
  • Includes two online student activities and teaching tips
  • Historical images available for each biography
  • Grades 3 - 8​

Wisconsin First Nations

Educational materials for teaching about the American Indian Nations of Wisconsin
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator

Provided by Wisconsin Public Television

Details
  • A rich collection of educational videos
  • Professional development resources for educators
  • Lesson plans for all grade levels
  • Learning tools for the classroom and library

Wisconsin Hometown Stories

Multimedia resources telling the stories of Wisconsin Communities
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator

Provided by Wisconsin Public television

Details
  • Appropriate for grades 2-12
  • Each of the 8 videos includes teaching resources 
  • Supports Wisconsin Education Act 31, the statutory requirement that all school districts provide instruction in the history, culture, and tribal sovereignty of the 12 American Indian nations and tribes in the state

Wisconsin Public Television Education

Educational videos, images, sound files, and animations spanning all curricular areas
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator
Provided by Wisconsin Public Television
 
Details
  • Innovative, cost-free multimedia resources including videos, student interactives, eBooks, sound files and a new Wisconsin historical inquiry adventure game
  • Gateway to PBS LearningMedia and PBS NEWSHOUR Student Reporting Labs
  • Award-winning classroom resources connect to Wisconsin's academic standards
  • Includes Wisconsin Public Television Education productions like Climate Wisconsin, Into the Book, Into the Map, The Ways, Vel Phillips: Dream Big Dreams, Wisconsin Biographies, Wisconsin Hometown Stories, Young Performers Initiative and others

Young Performers Initiative

Music, visual, and performing arts video resources featuring Wisconsin's talented young performers
Elementary School Student, Middle School Student, High School Student, Educator

Provided by Wisconsin Public Television

Details
  • This initiative shines a spotlight on Wisconsin’s talented young performers
  • Includes videos, lesson plans, and listening guides
  • Led by Public Broadcasting in Wisconsin, in partnership with Wisconsin School Music Association