May 1 | Grades 9–12

Friday on Arizona PBS

11:30 a.m. Shakespeare Live! From the RSC

Shakespeare’s Life – Background Reading
Shakespeare Uncovered: Shakespeare’s Life and Art, Student Organizer – Printable Activity
Shakespeare Uncovered: Does Art Imitate Life? – Activity

1:30 p.m. The Poison Squad: American Experience

The Great Electric Sugar Con – Article
Dr. Harvey Wiley: Father of Pure Food  – Video

Cover image from an 1885 issue of Puck highlighting the perception that the medical and mortuary professions were the end result of eating chemical sugars. “Our Mutual Friend,” Puck 16 (January 7, 1885): 1. | American Experience

3:30 p.m. The Man Who Tried To Feed the World: American Experience

No Silver Bullet Solution’: Norman Borlaug and the Green Revolution – Article
The Green Revolution: Norman Borlaug and the Race to Fight Global Hunger – Article

Illustration of columns of a capitol building with text reading: Arizona PBS AZ Votes 2024

Arizona PBS presents candidate debates

An armed forces bugler playing the trumpet in front of the United States Capitol building.
aired May 26

National Memorial Day Concert 2024

Graphic for the AZPBS kids LEARN! Writing Contest with a child sitting in a chair writing on a table and text reading: The Ultimate Field Trip
May 26

Submit your entry for the 2024 Writing Contest

Rachel Khong
May 29

Join us for PBS Books Readers Club!

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