Colonial Williamsburg Fieldtrips
Take a trip back in time to experience life in colonial America. These interactive field trips take viewers to Williamsburg, Virginia via live satellite video transmission, phone and the Internet to interact with actors reenacting 18th century American life.
Working Children (#1806) Duration: 57:30 TVY
In 1775, a young apprentice boy dreams of a better life while working in a Philadelphia print shop. A Mexican-American migrant girl in 1960's California struggles to harvest garlic all day and keep up with her studies. These and other working children help illuminate the evolution of child labor in America from colonial times to today.
- KQED Plus: Thu, Mar 12, 2015 -- 10:00am email reminder
Research Rescue Squad (#1807) Duration: 57:30 TVY
Someone is stealing books, removing footnotes and confusing students with false information. Luckily, the Research Rescue Squad will save the day! Join the Squad as it tries to defeat the evil mastermind, Dubious Sources, by helping students do solid research using the library, the Internet, and museums.
- KQED Plus: Thu, Apr 16, 2015 -- 10:00am email reminder