May 8 | Grades 4–8

Friday on Arizona PBS

6:30 a.m. Nova, The Planets: Ice Worlds

Tour the Solar System – Interactive
To Scale: The Solar System – Media Gallery and Support Materials
All Eyes on Pluto for Historic Flyby – Video and Support Materials

A person holds a large ball close to the sun
A scale model of the solar system. | Still from “To Scale: The Solar System” PBS LearningMedia

7:30 a.m. History Detectives: Space Exploration

Evaluating the Evidence for the Formation of Earth’s Moon – Lesson Plan
Solar System Formation – Media Gallery and Support Materials


8:30 a.m. The Farthest Voyager in Space

Voyager Becomes First Spacecraft to Enter Interstellar Space (PBS Newshour) – Lesson Plan
Voyager: Humanity’s Farthest Journey (NASA Planetary Sciences) – Video, Background Reading and Teaching Tips
Saturn’s Rings and Moons (NASA Planetary Sciences) – Video and Support Materials
Jupiter’s Moons: Crash Course Astronomy – Video

Artistic rendering of the spacecraft Voyager
Artistic rendering of the spacecraft Voyager. | Still from “Voyager: Humanity’s Farthest Journey | NASA Planetary Sciences” PBS LearningMedia

10:30 a.m. Nova, The Planets: Ice Worlds

First Spacecraft at Neptune (NASA Planetary Sciences) – Video, Background Reading and Teaching Tips
First Spacecraft at Uranus (NASA Planetary Sciences) – Video and Support Materials

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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