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Still image from: 1960: Skin Deep
56 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Africa
17 minutes 52 seconds
Grade Level: 3 - 8
Still image from: Africa Calls
The Call Of Africa
Episode 1
56 minutes 9 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: Africa's Child: Ethiopia: Festival of Fire
Africa's Child
Episode 6
19 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 10
Still image from: Africa's Child: Kenya
Africa's Child
Episode 2
14 minutes 24 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: Africa's Child: Niger--Desert Journey
Africa's Child
Episode 1
14 minutes 24 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: Africa: South of the Sahara
18 minutes 13 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 10
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Kwanzaa
All About the Holidays
Episode 4
1 minutes 1 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Aerial view of mostly bare light brown land with low lying trees. Caption: Termites are extremely territorial
7 minutes 57 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Two adult birds with one chick who is flapping and demanding attention from an adult. Foliage in the background. Caption: The ibis lays its eggs here each year.
10 minutes 13 seconds
Grade Level: 1 - 6
A woman against an illustrated backdrop with an elephant. Spanish captions.
Animapaka (Spanish)
Episode 18
13 minutes 12 seconds
Grade Level: 1 - 3
A woman with a paintbrush and a pallet. On her canvas and around her are illustrated giraffes. Spanish captions.
Animapaka (Spanish)
Episode 26
12 minutes 52 seconds
Grade Level: 1 - 3
Still image from: Around the World: Africa--Botswana
Around the World
Episode 46
4 minutes 39 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Around the World: Africa--Death Mask of Tutankhamen
Around the World
Episode 44
2 minutes 42 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Around the World: Africa--Djenné Mosque
Around the World
Episode 17
2 minutes 51 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Around the World: Africa--Dogon Masks
Around the World
Episode 18
2 minutes 46 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Around the World: Africa--Kingdom of Axum
Around the World
Episode 20
2 minutes 45 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Around the World: Africa--Leptis Magna
Around the World
Episode 24
2 minutes 45 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Around the World: Africa--Queen Nefertari's Tomb
Around the World
Episode 32
2 minutes 45 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Beat the Devil
1 hours 29 minutes 31 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: Biker Boys Of Dirt Island
Life On The Edge
Season 0 / Ep 11
25 minutes 26 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Two rhinos facing each other with heads lowered, in a clearing surrounded by trees. Caption: or to defend themselves and their young.
23 minutes 31 seconds
Grade Level: 5 - 12
Still image from: Black American History Series Volume 1: Pre-Slavery
Black American History
Season 0 / Ep 1
47 minutes 53 seconds
Grade Level: 8 - 12
Still image from: Cameroon: Africa's Child: My Rainforest
Africa's Child
Episode 5
14 minutes 41 seconds
Grade Level: 5 - 10
The upper body of a chimpanzee visible in between the trees. Caption: There's also big trouble in store for the chimpanzees.
23 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 12
Still image from: Dying In Africa
The Call Of Africa
Episode 4
49 minutes 20 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: Early Life: Kibera Kids
Early Life
Episode 3
26 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: Edge Of Islam
Life On The Edge
Season 0 / Ep 7
25 minutes 51 seconds
Grade Level: 12 -
Elephants in the wild. One has a large amount of plant matter held in its trunk. Caption: (Poole) The trunk is an amazing appendage,
23 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Elizabeti's Doll
8 minutes 39 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5
Still image from: Empires Of Early Africa
55 minutes 29 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
Still image from: Environment: Wildebeest Migration Patterns
2 minutes 2 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: Families Of Ghana
Families Of The World
Episode 5
29 minutes 1 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5
Still image from: Ghana News Stories
24 minutes 16 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 10
Still image from: Grace Under Fire
Life On The Edge
Season 0 / Ep 15
25 minutes 53 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: Growing Up In Africa
The Call Of Africa
Episode 3
49 minutes 1 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: Hot Hippo
5 minutes 14 seconds
Grade Level: K - 3
Still image from: Hot Hippo (Spanish)
5 minutes 16 seconds
Grade Level: K - 3
Still image from: How Sweet It Is: The Story of Sugar
What We Eat
Season 0 / Ep 6
25 minutes 38 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: It's Okay to Be Smart: This Face TOTALLY Changes the Human Story
It's Okay to Be Smart
Season 7 / Ep 25
13 minutes 11 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: Kenya: The Masai Homeland
30 minutes
Grade Level: 6 - 10
A rhino walking through a field of grass. Caption: They'll mosey on back into the shade
23 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 11
Still image from: King Solomon's Mines
1 hour 20 minutes
Grade Level: 12 -
Illustration of a bug with a dark body and light greenish-yellow wings. Spanish captions.
Kool Books (Spanish)
Episode 10
8 minutes 25 seconds
Grade Level: 1 - 5
Recently Added
Still image from: Let's Make a Rainbow: A Yoga Story for Kids
15 minutes 44 seconds
Grade Level: 1 - 3
Still image from: Miracle Water
The Call Of Africa
Episode 8
52 minutes 2 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: Moments Of Truth
Life On The Edge
Season 0 / Ep 18
25 minutes 26 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: More Than A Game
The Call Of Africa
Episode 2
51 minutes 5 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: Morocco
29 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 10
Still image from: Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters
14 minutes 12 seconds
Grade Level: 3 - 5
Still image from: Music by Prudence
Music By Prudence
Episode 1
33 minutes 26 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: My Father The Luo
39 minutes 48 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: My Little Planet: Two Other Children
My Little Planet
Episode 23
5 minutes 14 seconds
Grade Level: K - 3
A coastal region of South West Africa. Caption: Africa Namib Desert. Latitude, 19 degrees 23 minutes South. Longitude, 12 degrees 53 minutes East. Midday Dune Temperature, 50 degrees Celsius. Average Rainfall, 2 to 85 millimeters.
Nature's Microworlds
Season 1 / Ep 9
29 minutes 16 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
An area on the map of Africa is highlighted, with a group of deer running in the background. Caption: Okavango Botswana. Latitude, 19 degrees to 20 degrees. Longitude, 22 degrees to 23 degrees East. Average rainfall, 450 millimeters. Temperature range, 21 degrees to 38 degrees Celsius.
Nature's Microworlds
Season 1 / Ep 5
29 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
A hilly forest region of East Africa. Caption: Serengeti Tanzania. Latitude, 2 degrees 43 minutes South. Longitude, 34 degrees 85 minutes East. Average Rainfall, 700 millimeters. Temperature range, 15 to 28 degrees Celsius.
Nature's Microworlds
Season 1 / Ep 2
29 minutes 18 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
A deer-like animal with a pair of sharp horns. Caption: a system of ruthless checks and balances,
23 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Nelson Mandela
9 minutes 52 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5
Still image from: Nomads: Salt Caravans in the Niger
52 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Paper Gods
The Call Of Africa
Episode 11
50 minutes 13 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: Profession: Artist
The Call Of Africa
Episode 7
51 minutes 41 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: Rainmakers II: Celso Magumbe
25 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 12
Still image from: Running On Empty
Life
Season 0 / Ep 3
30 minutes 11 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Funnel with filter feeding into a receptacle. The fluid in the filter is dark and the filter is dirty. Caption: She's developing fluoride filtering devices
Science Nation
Episode 205
2 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
A caldera filled with water. Caption: A caldera is a large crater-like depression in the earth.
Science Video Vocab
Episode 27
3 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
A caldera filled with water. Spanish captions.
Science Video Vocab (Spanish)
Episode 22
3 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
A herd of elephants. Caption: Some elephant populations seem to be missing their tusks.
6 minutes 39 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: Senegal: Sites for Your Eyes
Sites for Your Eyes
Episode 2
22 minutes 27 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Serengeti: Nature's Living Laboratory
39 minutes 42 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Social Studies Video Vocab: Afro-Eurasia
Social Studies Video Vocab
Episode 7
2 minutes 42 seconds
Grade Level: 5 - 9
Still image from: Social Studies Video Vocab: Afro-Eurasia (Spanish)
Social Studies Video Vocab (Spanish)
Episode 7
2 minutes 42 seconds
Grade Level: 5 - 9
Still image from: Song of Freedom
1 hours 12 minutes 46 seconds
Grade Level: 12 -
Still image from: Sorie K & The Mdgs
Life On The Edge
Season 0 / Ep 24
26 minutes 39 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: South Africa: The Boy Who Wanted to Fly
Africa's Child
Episode 4
14 minutes 22 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
An ant, Anochetus levaillanti. Caption: some have tons of hair; some have big spines.
7 minutes 46 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Close up of a frog's face and eyes. Caption: Now we are at 2,820 species of animals and plants.
8 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Swaziland: Living With Ancestors
Africa's Child
Episode 3
14 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: The Adventurers: The Everlasting Oasis
The Adventurers
Episode 3
45 minutes 46 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Small, furry animal with a pointed head and nose. Caption: meerkats emerge just after sunrise.
24 minutes 18 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 9
Still image from: The Africans: A Triple Legacy--A Clash Of Cultures
58 minutes 21 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: The Africans: A Triple Legacy--A Garden Of Eden In Decay?
58 minutes 49 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: The Africans: A Triple Legacy--A Legacy Of Lifestyles
58 minutes 13 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: The Africans: A Triple Legacy--Global Africa
58 minutes 52 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: The Africans: A Triple Legacy--In Search Of Stability
58 minutes 48 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: The Africans: A Triple Legacy--New Conflicts
58 minutes 16 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: The Africans: A Triple Legacy--New Gods
58 minutes 35 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: The Africans: A Triple Legacy--The Nature Of A Continent
58 minutes 43 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: The Africans: A Triple Legacy--Tools Of Exploitation
58 minutes 38 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
People walking through a cave. Caption: And try and set your feet without dragging your shoes
The Brain Scoop
Episode 27
6 minutes 37 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Three people in a dark cave wearing headlamps. Caption: There are so many bats in here.
The Brain Scoop
Episode 28
9 minutes 9 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Taxidermized female lions in a museum. Caption: are two of the most famous specimens at the Field Museum,
The Brain Scoop
Episode 48
9 minutes 15 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: The Dilemma Of The White Ant
Life On The Edge
Season 0 / Ep 10
26 minutes 24 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: The Elephant's Dream Of Peace
Life On The Edge
Season 0 / Ep 14
0 minutes
Grade Level: 11 - 12
A large herd of elephants. Caption: It's nice seeing the elephants.
8 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: The Hand That Stirred the Pot: African Foods in America
What We Eat
Season 0 / Ep 5
24 minutes 9 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: The Photo That Speaks
The Call Of Africa
Episode 6
46 minutes 50 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: The Right to Choose
Life
Season 0 / Ep 2
24 minutes 37 seconds
Grade Level: 12 -
Still image from: The Ultimate Resource: Victoria's Chance
The Ultimate Resource
Episode 3
11 minutes 53 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: The Water Princess
8 minutes 31 seconds
Grade Level: K - 3
Still image from: The World Heritage: Talamanca Range, Serengeti & Ngorongoro
World Heritage
Episode 2
25 minutes 16 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: There Is No Food Like My Food: Morocco--Saana In Morocco
There Is No Food Like My Food
Season 0 / Ep 7
13 minutes 15 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: There Is No Food Like My Food: Senegal--Cheik In Senegal
There Is No Food Like My Food
Season 0 / Ep 5
13 minutes 11 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: Things Fall Apart
Invitation To World Literature
Episode 3
26 minutes 50 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
A horse jumps out from the open door in a trailer. Another horse is seen inside the trailer. Caption: and now is undergoing this large scale restoration effort.
Think Like a Scientist
Episode 5
6 minutes 40 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
An outline map depicts Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia. Caption: it moved over into neighboring Liberia
Think Like a Scientist
Episode 1
7 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: To Love Oneself
The Call Of Africa
Episode 10
50 minutes 54 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Two lions laying in the grass. Caption: Once we find a group of lions,
8 minutes 58 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Trawler Girl
Life On The Edge
Season 0 / Ep 25
26 minutes 57 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: Tribal Religions
55 minutes 52 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: Uganda: The Pearl of Africa
30 minutes
Grade Level: 6 - 10
Satellite image of Africa with two lines separating a portion of the southeast edge. Caption: and prepares to split Africa in two.
Voyage of the Continents
Season 2 / Ep 3
52 minutes 4 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Illustration of the globe with Africa highlighted. Caption: until forming the African continent we know today.
Voyage of the Continents
Season 2 / Ep 2
52 minutes 6 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: White And Black
The Call Of Africa
Episode 5
52 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: Who Controls Africa?
The Call Of Africa
Episode 9
54 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: Who's in Rabbit's House?
13 minutes 11 seconds
Grade Level: K - 3
Still image from: Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears
9 minutes 52 seconds
Grade Level: K - 3
Still image from: Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears (Spanish)
9 minutes 57 seconds
Grade Level: K - 3
Still image from: Wild Chronicles: Africa Through the Eyes of the Gods
Wild Chronicles
Season 1 / Ep 133
4 minutes 35 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
Barren, brown landscape with low, flat-topped hills. Caption: This is a journey into a very, very distant past.
Wild Chronicles
Season 3 / Ep 312
6 minutes 16 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
Partially exposed fossil in rocks and sand. Caption: We may not have that in any other specimens.
Wild Chronicles
Season 3 / Ep 326
4 minutes 11 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
Two people in white protective suits with goggles and gloves carrying a stretcher with a body wrapped in a white sheet. Caption: Up to 90% of people infected with the virus … die.
Wild Chronicles
Season 1 / Ep 108
6 minutes 1 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
Person in a reflective heat-protecting suit crouches next to a pit of glowing lava. Caption: (narrator) Protected now, he moves closer and fishes for fresh lava.
Wild Chronicles
Season 1 / Ep 101
5 minutes 44 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
Bones of a skeleton laid out in relation to each other. Caption: In 1974 scientists found Lucy -- a hominid species
Wild Chronicles
Season 2 / Ep 203
6 minutes 11 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
Person kneeling on the ground and reaching for an object. Caption: It's the ancient graveyard of a lost civilization.
Wild Chronicles
Season 3 / Ep 332
6 minutes 31 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
Still image from: Wild Chronicles: Lost Boys of Sudan
Wild Chronicles
Season 2 / Ep 218
5 minutes 18 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
A group of small, rodent-like animals. Caption: the meerkats move in on the adder.
Wild Chronicles
Season 1 / Ep 108
4 minutes 48 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
Elephants of various sizes in natural habitat. Caption: (narrator) But Fay also found animals that are thriving…
Wild Chronicles
Season 1 / Ep 102
4 minutes 56 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
Still image from: Wild Chronicles: The Sahel Region
Wild Chronicles
Season 2 / Ep 233
4 minutes 18 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
Still image from: Will You Marry Me?
The Call Of Africa
Episode 12
49 minutes 3 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: Yom Kippur War: 1973
17 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Zambia: Recipe For Success
15 minutes 12 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Zimbabwe
29 minutes 15 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 10