Science, nutrition and medicine intersect in a variety of ways. From an exploration of the immune system to investigations in new treatments for diabetes, bring these PBS LearningMedia videos into your classroom during April, National Nutrition Month. PBS LearningMedia is the free public media digital library with trusted quality standards aligned resources for teaching and learning. Create a free account to build interactive media experiences for the classroom.
Super Duper Antibodies | Video | Grades PreK-1
How does the immune system work? In this Crash Course video, Hank describes the team of defenses that make up our immune system. Students will learn about the work and function of mucous membranes, dendritic cells, antibodies, leukocytes, lymphocytes and much more!
Going to the Doctor’s Office | Videos | Grades PreK-2
Going to the doctor’s office can always seem a bit scary to young children; the new places, people, and tools can create an unfamiliar atmosphere where children feel anxious. Join Mister Rogers and Daniel Tiger as they explore the doctor’s office and learn about why check-ups are important in our favorite select clips from The Fred Rogers Company.
Nutrition Quiz | Videos | Grades PreK-4
This series of videos provides tips on healthy eating and proper nutritional strategies. Learn about kid-friendly pizzas, fruits and veggies, balanced nutrition, and healthy calories.
Move It! | Collection | Grades 2-8
Move It! is an original, award winning children's program and is part of WSKG Public Media’s Working on Wellness initiative. This health and wellness series focuses on keeping families active, nutritional education and self-awareness.