Wednesday, August 31, 1 PM
For this week’s Summer Spark we’re thrilled to highlight this episode of Treasures of New York. Take a look and then dive deeper with resources about New York’s premier cultural establishments on PBS LearningMedia.
Treasures of New York: The Juilliard School explores the rich history and legacy of one of the world’s most prestigious performing arts conservatories. With intensive programs in drama, dance and music, Juilliard has set the stage for some of the world’s most gifted artists.
Treasures of New York Collection
This collection draws upon the powerful documentaries of public television’s series, Treasures of New York. The series explores New York’s premier cultural establishments. The video segments have been carefully selected to engage students with key curriculum concepts from all subject areas, ranging from STEM through history.
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!