May 13 | Grades 9–12

Wednesday on Arizona PBS

11:30 a.m. Genius by Stephen Hawking: Where Are We?

Solar Eclipses Explained – Video and Support Materials
Eclipses / Crash Course Astronomy – Video 
Distances / Crash Course Astronomy – Video
The Milky Way / Crash Course Astronomy – Video 

12:30 p.m. Ursula K. Le Guin: American Masters

Exploring Ethics in Literature: “The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas” / Ursula K. Le Guin – Video and Support Materials
Pushing Boundaries: Science Fiction and Feminism / Ursula K. Le Guin
The Left Hand of Darkness and Gender Fluidity / Ursula K. Le Guin – Video and Support Materials

1:30 p.m. Native America: Cities of the Sky

Ancient City Planning – Videos
The Mayan Governor’s Palace / Native America: Cities of the Sky – Video and Support Materials
The Inca’s Sacred City of Cuzco / Native America: Cities of the Sky – Video and Support Materials
City Planning Designs – Handout

2:30 p.m. Native America: New World Rising

The Comanche and the Horse / Native America
The Incas of Peru / Teaching with Primary Sources – Media Gallery and Support Materials

Drawing of soldiers taking away the Incan Emperor Atahualpa.
This picture shows soldiers taking away the Incan Emperor Atahualpa. The Spanish captured Atahualpa and used him to control the Inca Empire. This picture was made at least 150 years later. | J.M. Moreau junior, inv. ; P. Duflos Junior, sculp./ Library of Congress/PBS LearningMedia

3:30 p.m. Get the Math: Apt Exchange

Math in Basketball – Video
Real-Life Math / Baseball
Split Time: Real-World Rate – Interactive Lesson and Support Materials
Math in Special Effects – Video

4:00 p.m. Get the Math 2.0: Apt Exchange

Math in Videogames – Video
Information Technology Student: Computer Programming and Support – Video and Support Materials
Real-Life Math / Chef – Video and Support Materials
Graffiti Art: Scaling – Video and Support Materials

Illustration of columns of a capitol building with text reading: Arizona PBS AZ Votes 2024
aired April 18

Arizona PBS presents candidate debates as part of ‘AZ Votes 2024’

Earth Day Challenge graphic with the Arizona PBS logo and an illustration of the earth

Help us meet the Earth Day Challenge!

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 12

Submit your entry for the 2024 Writing Contest

The Capital building with text reading: Circle on Circle: Robert Lowell's D.C.
May 2

An evening with ‘Poetry in America’

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