May 6 | Grades 4–8

Wednesday on Arizona PBS

6:30 a.m. Nova, The Planets: Jupiter

Jupiter’s Moon: Crash Course Astronomy – Video

Jupiter: Crash Course Astronomy – Video

Jupiter’s moons | Still from “Jupiter’s Moons | Crash Course Astronomy” PBS LearningMedia
7:30 a.m. History Detectives: Amelia Earhart Plane; Fillmore Pardon; Boxcar Home

Amelia Earhart: Aviator, Record-breaker, and Activist – Lesson Plan

Millard Fillmore – Video

8:30 a.m. Get the Math: Apt Exchange 

Thinking Algebraically about Inequalities: Constructing and Solving a One-Step Inequality Word Problem (Khan Academy) – Video

Doorman’s Code – Activity

9:00 a.m. 8 Days: To The Moon and Back

Apollo Space Shuttle Astronauts Reflect on NASA’s Changing Mission: Moonwalk – Video, Background Reading and Discussion Questions

Signature on the Moon (Moon Memories) – Video

The Road to Apollo: An Interactive Journey – Interactive and Support Materials

Operation Moon Rock: The Hunt for Lost Lunar Samples – Article

Astronaut practices picking up moon rocks with tongs
Astronaut Neil A. Armstrong, wearing an Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU), participates in lunar surface simulation training on April 18, 1969, in Building 9, Manned Spacecraft Center (now Johnson Space Center). In the months immediately before the Apollo 11 mission, the crew and the ground support teams had an intense schedule of training and simulation. Here, Armstrong practices scooping up a lunar sample. | Flickr/NASA/Creative Commons
10:30 a.m. NOVA, The Planets: Jupiter

Finding Life Beyond Earth: Io and Volcanism – Video and Support Materials

Jupiter: Earth’s Shield

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