Join Sid the Science kid every day this week at 12:30 p.m. for Technology & Engineering Week. Sid and his friends meet all kinds of scientists in a new week of episodes celebrating technology and engineering. Explore computers, investigate flight, and learn how to engineer a solution during Technology & Engineering Week premiering Dec. 5-9. Know an engineer? Pass it on.
Sid and his friends meet all kinds of scientists in a new week of episodes celebrating technology and engineering. Explore computers, investigate flight, and learn how to engineer a solution during Technology & Engineering Week premiering Dec. 5-9. My good friend's husband is a Civil Engineer and it's no surprise that their 8-year-old son's brain looks a lot like his. The way he asks questions, the way Dad explains them....all in that particular way engineers have. (and as this Mommy's doesn't. I know words...and that's about it.) Anyone with a kid under 10 knows that the questions don't stop. And sad to say, 2nd grade math stumps me still sometimes, you can bet 'how does this work Mommy' stumps me worse. So, if you have a kid that asks questions (is there one that doesn't you ask?) tune in this week to obtain some litany of answers to questions you otherwise wouldn't have. I'll let you know when the '2nd grade math week' is scheduled....I will clear my calendar and take some notes.
And, visit the "Sid the Science Kid's" website to check out the new "I Want to Be a Scientist" game where Gabriela and her mom, Dr. Cordova, vist the Science Center to learn all about what kinds of scientific tools different scientists use!
If you have kids older than six, (I included myself in this one), check out NOVA on Wednesday nights. There are some cool ones coming up including "Mystery of the Megavolcano", "What Darwin Never Knew" and "Secrets Beneath the Ice".
“Outdoor Hotline” Talks Fall Hunting Regulations Oct. 6
Changes are coming to Arkansas’s hunting regulations this fall, and you can get the most recent updates and tips from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission on “Outdoor Hotline.” Tune in and share your questions on Thursday, Oct. 6, at 7 p.m. You can submit your questions by phone at 800-662-2386 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chuck’s Blog – “Exploring Arkansas Special Edition: Hauntings of Arkansas”
There are ghost stories, and then there are GHOST stories! Just in case you didn’t know it, Arkansas happens to allegedly be quite haunted! Yes, ghost stories abound everywhere and on Wednesday, Oct. 5, at 6:30 p.m. in a special edition of “Exploring Arkansas,” we’ll bring it all to you in “Hauntings of Arkansas”!
AETN Day at Mid-America Science Museum
Meet some of your favorite PBS KIDS friends at Hot Springs’ Mid-America Science Museum on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.! We can’t wait to see you at AETN Day for character photos, activities and more.
“Hamilton’s America” Preview Screenings
Don’t throw away your shot to go behind the scenes of Broadway megahit “Hamilton”! This October, join us and our partners at Pulaski Technical College, Hendrix College and the Fayetteville Public Library for special preview screenings of “Hamilton’s America,” then see the broadcast premiere as it kicks off the PBS Arts Fall Festival on Oct. 21.
“Agri Arkansas” - Sept. 2016
This month on “Agri Arkansas,” come with us as we take a look at technology in agriculture. We’ll also pay a visit to an old ball field in Heber Springs that’s been repurposed as a community garden and stop by PaPaw’s Market outside of Vilonia. Watch with us Sunday, Sept. 25, at 1 p.m.