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Ignite Your Curiosity with Summer Spark Programs

School is out for summer, but that doesn’t mean curiosity stops!

Mountain Lake PBS’ Summer Spark block runs each weekday from 1-3 PM, with programs ideal for kids in grades 6-12. Encourage creativity with the arts, kick start your imagination with STEM, and expand your horizons with stories from across the globe!

Each week, we’ll highlight a show from our Summer Spark block, and share a PBS LearningMedia resource — great for middle and high school students and families looking to spark curiosity this summer. Follow along on the Learn & Play Blog, or subscribe to our newsletter!

For a full lineup of programs in the Summer Spark block, view our full TV schedule.

PBS LearningMedia

Mountain Lake PBS and PBS have curated FREE, standards-aligned videos, interactives, lesson plans, and more just for New York teachers. Inspire your students with thousands of free educational resources.

Discover on-demand media for grades preK-12, strategies, tools, professional development, and more to support digital learning.

Mountain Lake Families Newsletter

A weekly newsletter full of tools, tips and activities for educators and families! Featured articles, including weekly Summer Spark program highlights, include multi-media content curated with PBS LearningMedia resources.