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Thanksgiving has been celebrated in the U.S. since English settlers arrived in 1621. See how this holiday has evolved over the years.
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Explore this collection of interviews, videos, and primary source documents illustrating the history and culture of Native Americans across the decades.
How has the price of a "classic" Thanksgiving meal changed over the years? Use this infographic to find out.
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Thanksgiving has been celebrated across the U.S. for hundreds of years. Check out these amazing primary source letters, paintings, and proclamations for a window into some of the earliest celebrations.
PBS LearningMedia: Illinois Public Broadcasting Council Edition
- Illinois Edition Pilot Project Report
WDCB Glen Ellyn
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Illinois Public Broadcasters Recorded Webinars
Learn how Illinois teachers enhance their lesson plans with Illinois Edition LearningMedia.
Discover the power of media-based resources to inspire, educate and motivate your homeschooler. Please join us for a deep dive into the free educational service, PBS LearningMedia with a particular focus on student-centered lessons and project-based learning.
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Click HERE for an introductory webinar featuring Emily Dawson. Emily teaches science at Riverview Grade School in East Peoria and recently launched a weather balloon with her students! WATCH Emily and her students in action!
Want to ignite your lesson plans and build reading skills across content areas? Click HERE to learn how Marybeth McCormick uses Illinois Edition in her second grade classroom at Sparta Primary Attendance Center in Sparta, IL.
State Superintendent Encourages Educators to Use Illinois Edition
READ what Illinois State School Superintendent Dr. Christopher Koch has to say about Illinois Edition of LearningMedia.
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