Cable TV Guide

Find out what's on FCPS cable tv

Schedule for November 30 - December 6

Monday, November 30, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Howard B. Wigglebottom
    Howard shares ways to listen better to others, their heart, thoughts, feelings, body, and the little voice in our heads called intuition.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Get Along Monsters
    Teaches children important skills for successful social interaction/emotional management.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Litte Math Whiz
    With the help of exciting math fairy tales, children are introduced to abstract mathematical concepts such as counting, categorizing, shapes, and colors. Each program in the series will familiarize students with a different aspect of math by using familiar living environments as its theme. At the end of each program, a fun math song repeats and reviews the contents of the fairy tale and its lesson.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Making Music is Fun…with Skip West
    Songwriter, musician and instrument maker Skip West teaches students how to build instruments from common household objects and play songs on them
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Science and Me
    A fun and informative series designed to introduce basic science concepts through everyday activities and environments.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Snippets of Learning
    History comes alive as the people of America's past come to life to tell their unique and powerful stories. This series of historical snapshots—each designed to stand alone—targets significant events in history.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Visual Learning Systems: Elementary Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Animals in the World
    Introduce children to animals found around the world.
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Argo's World
    Argo's World is a fun and educational mixed media CG animated series about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) for children 7-12 years old.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Aerospace Academy
    Investigate, discover, and soar! Aerospace Academy is a series of learning labs based at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Elementary Science Seminars
    The goals of this series are to encourage student interest in science and to help students understand the basic principles of science and scientific methodologies. Activity guide available.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Flight School
    The Flight School series examines historical, scientific, and technological aspects of aviation and its impact on exploration, communication, commerce, and national defense.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Making Music is Fun…with Skip West
    Songwriter, musician and instrument maker Skip West teaches students how to build instruments from common household objects and play songs on them
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Science and Me
    A fun and informative series designed to introduce basic science concepts through everyday activities and environments.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Snippets of Learning
    History comes alive as the people of America's past come to life to tell their unique and powerful stories. This series of historical snapshots—each designed to stand alone—targets significant events in history.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Legal Fairy Tales
    In these mock trials, fairy tale characters retell their sides of the story in a court of law. From civil law to criminal law to the roles of judge, lawyer, and jury, students learn about the legal system.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discusses how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes. Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Aerospace Academy
    Investigate, discover, and soar! Aerospace Academy is a series of learning labs based at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
  • 8:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Community Keynotes: Substance Abuse
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 8:30 PM - 10:15 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: Raising Children with Healthy Self-Esteem in a High-Pressure Culture
    Rachel Bailey, M.A., CPDPE, shares tools to help foster self-esteem in children. She discusses treating children with respect, allowing them to express their feelings, teaching skills, and empowering children.
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    Community Keynotes: Concussion Protocol
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Howard B. Wigglebottom
    Howard shares ways to listen better to others, their heart, thoughts, feelings, body, and the little voice in our heads called intuition.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Get Along Monsters
    Teaches children important skills for successful social interaction/emotional management.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    The Magic in Math
    Students discover the fun in math through imaginative demonstrations, puzzles, and activities. Our "mathemagician" helps students unlock the mysteries of math.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Wise Owl Drug Safety
    This curriculum carefully introduces young students to the concepts of healthy decisions related to drugs and medicines through colorful animation featuring Wise Owl and his niece Wendy.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    The Real Martha Washington
    Step back in time and meet Martha Washington, America’s first First Lady.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Wildlife Explorers
    Along with being entertaining, the series educational objectives are to introduce different groups of animals to young learners, highlighting the shared characteristics and, also, the variety within each group; promote an educated concern and interest in all animals, both inside and outside zoos; and encourage a scientific approach to learning.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Visual Learning Systems: Elementary Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Smokey Bear: Only You Can Prevent Forest Fires
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Argo's World
    Argo's World is a fun and educational mixed media CG animated series about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) for children 7-12 years old.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Aerospace Academy
    Investigate, discover, and soar! Aerospace Academy is a series of learning labs based at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Elementary Science Seminars
    The goals of this series are to encourage student interest in science and to help students understand the basic principles of science and scientific methodologies. Activity guide available.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Flight School
    The Flight School series examines historical, scientific, and technological aspects of aviation and its impact on exploration, communication, commerce, and national defense.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    The Real Martha Washington
    Step back in time and meet Martha Washington, America’s first First Lady.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Wise Owl Drug Safety
    This curriculum carefully introduces young students to the concepts of healthy decisions related to drugs and medicines through colorful animation featuring Wise Owl and his niece Wendy.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Wildlife Explorers
    Along with being entertaining, the series educational objectives are to introduce different groups of animals to young learners, highlighting the shared characteristics and, also, the variety within each group; promote an educated concern and interest in all animals, both inside and outside zoos; and encourage a scientific approach to learning.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Legal Fairy Tales
    In these mock trials, fairy tale characters retell their sides of the story in a court of law. From civil law to criminal law to the roles of judge, lawyer, and jury, students learn about the legal system.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discusses how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes. Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Smokey Bear: Only You Can Prevent Forest Fires
    Learn about: the history of the Smokey Bear ad campaign; the history of the living Smokey Bear; fire prevention and the equipment used to fight wildfires; the fire danger rating system used nationwide; and the spectrum of fire prevention and management.
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    NASA SCI Files: The Case of the Physical Fitness Challenge
    The SCI Files series integrates science, technology, and mathematics. The programs emphasize research and standards-based instruction, problem-based learning, and scientific inquiry. Educator guides supplement the 60-minute programs.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Community Keynotes: Academic Success & Mental Health
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    In Other Words
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Howard B. Wigglebottom
    Howard shares ways to listen better to others, their heart, thoughts, feelings, body, and the little voice in our heads called intuition.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques. Kids follow-along with being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Picture Books
    This series helps capture young children's imagination and encourage a love of reading. Viewers will learn about the world around them with stories that explore other cultures, explain the past, examine different environments, and encourage good social/emotional skills.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Descubra Inglés
    Spanish speaking youngsters will learn English under the teaching of Maestro Javier and friends in this animated musical series.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Scott the Nature Guy
    Learn about nature with FCPS's Scott the Nature Guy.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Brush up on Hygiene
    Young viewers will be entertained as they learn about cleanliness and good hygiene with zany host, Dr. Tidy.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Visual Learning Systems: Elementary Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
    More Children of the World
    Helps expand student's worldview and understanding of cultural differences, while providing character building.
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Argo's World
    Argo's World is a fun and educational mixed media CG animated series about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) for children 7-12 years old.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Aerospace Academy
    Investigate, discover, and soar! Aerospace Academy is a series of learning labs based at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    NASA SCI Files: The Case of the Physical Fitness Challenge
    The SCI Files series integrates science, technology, and mathematics. The programs emphasize research and standards-based instruction, problem-based learning, and scientific inquiry. Educator guides supplement the 60-minute programs.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Flight School
    The Flight School series examines historical, scientific, and technological aspects of aviation and its impact on exploration, communication, commerce, and national defense.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Scott the Nature Guy
    Learn about nature with FCPS's Scott the Nature Guy.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    More Children of the World
    Helps expand student's worldview and understanding of cultural differences, while providing character building.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques. Kids follow-along with being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Legal Fairy Tales
    In these mock trials, fairy tale characters retell their sides of the story in a court of law. From civil law to criminal law to the roles of judge, lawyer, and jury, students learn about the legal system.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discusses how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes. Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Hot Topics with The Improv Troupe
    The Improv Troupe highlight issues students face every day. Students learn to develop strategies toward solutions to the characters' problems and similar issues in their daily lives.
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    At Home with Language Arts
    This series visits parents and their children at home and demonstrates in-home activities that supplement and reinforce what students have learned at school.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Community Keynotes: Substance Abuse
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    Encouraging Words: Language Development from Birth to Age 5
    This series helps families understand the importance of language in developing literacy skills.

Thursday, December 3, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Howard B. Wigglebottom
    Howard shares ways to listen better to others, their heart, thoughts, feelings, body, and the little voice in our heads called intuition.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques. Kids follow-along with being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Picture Books
    This series helps capture young children's imagination and encourage a love of reading. Viewers will learn about the world around them with stories that explore other cultures, explain the past, examine different environments, and encourage good social/emotional skills.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Descubra Inglés
    Spanish speaking youngsters will learn English under the teaching of Maestro Javier and friends in this animated musical series.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Animals in the World
    Introduce children to animals found around the world.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    I Heard That! - Listening to Classical Music
    Works by Mozart, Bach, and Haydn are performed by the critically acclaimed Virginia Chamber Orchestra and interspersed with students’ spirited discussions and visuals.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Visual Learning Systems: Elementary Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
    STEM in 30: LIVE Chat from the ISS with Victor Glover
    NASA astronaut Victor Glover’s trip to the International Space Station as part of the SpaceX Crew-1 mission is historic in more ways than one. On Thursday, December 3, we’ll talk to Victor live from the Space Station to discuss his experience as astronauts, the importance of the ISS, and so much more!
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Kara, Winston, and the SMART Crew
    These cartoons illustrate 5 e-safety SMART rules and include a real-life SMART Crew of young people, who guide the cartoon characters in their quest and help them make safe online decisions.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Smokey Bear LIVE: A Distance Learning Adventure
    Learn about: the history of the Smokey Bear ad campaign; the history of the living Smokey Bear; fire prevention and the equipment used to fight wildfires; the fire danger rating system used nationwide; and the spectrum of fire prevention and management.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Flight School
    The Flight School series examines historical, scientific, and technological aspects of aviation, and its impact on exploration, communication, commerce, and national defense.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    More Children of the World
    Helps expand student's worldview and understanding of cultural differences, while providing character building.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques. Kids follow-along with being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Legal Fairy Tales
    In these mock trials, fairy tale characters retell their sides of the story in a court of law. From civil law to criminal law to the roles of judge, lawyer, and jury, students learn about the legal system.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discusses how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes. Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Shamu TV: Saving a Species
    Bringing you face-to-face with the wonders of wildlife through species-focused episodes.
  • 8:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    BrainWorks: Sleep and the Brain
    Kids and parents alike will enjoy BrainWorks, an entertaining and informative show about the brain. Get the most out of BrainWorks with these viewer guides created by host Dr. Eric Chudler.
  • 8:00 PM - 9:45 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: Parenting Through Challenging Times: Supporting Your Child Through Life's Ups and Downs
    Corrine Coppola guides attendees through hands-on exercises in mindfulness and balance. She discusses and demonstrates several techniques parents can use to bring calm to families' households.
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    Palabras Alentadoras
    This series helps families understand the importance of language in developing literacy skills.

Friday, December 4, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Howard B. Wigglebottom
    Howard shares ways to listen better to others, their heart, thoughts, feelings, body, and the little voice in our heads called intuition.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Get Along Monsters
    Teaches children important skills for successful social interaction/emotional management.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Litte Math Whiz
    With the help of exciting math fairy tales, children are introduced to abstract mathematical concepts such as counting, categorizing, shapes, and colors. Each program in the series will familiarize students with a different aspect of math by using familiar living environments as its theme. At the end of each program, a fun math song repeats and reviews the contents of the fairy tale and its lesson.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Making Music is Fun…with Skip West
    Songwriter, musician and instrument maker Skip West teaches students how to build instruments from common household objects and play songs on them
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Science and Me
    A fun and informative series designed to introduce basic science concepts through everyday activities and environments.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Snippets of Learning
    History comes alive as the people of America's past come to life to tell their unique and powerful stories. This series of historical snapshots—each designed to stand alone—targets significant events in history.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Visual Learning Systems: Elementary Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Animals in the World
    Introduce children to animals found around the world.
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Argo's World
    Argo's World is a fun and educational mixed media CG animated series about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) for children 7-12 years old.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Aerospace Academy
    Investigate, discover, and soar! Aerospace Academy is a series of learning labs based at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Elementary Science Seminars
    The goals of this series are to encourage student interest in science and to help students understand the basic principles of science and scientific methodologies. Activity guide available.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Flight School
    The Flight School series examines historical, scientific, and technological aspects of aviation and its impact on exploration, communication, commerce, and national defense.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Making Music is Fun…with Skip West
    Songwriter, musician and instrument maker Skip West teaches students how to build instruments from common household objects and play songs on them
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Science and Me
    A fun and informative series designed to introduce basic science concepts through everyday activities and environments.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Snippets of Learning
    History comes alive as the people of America's past come to life to tell their unique and powerful stories. This series of historical snapshots—each designed to stand alone—targets significant events in history.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Legal Fairy Tales
    In these mock trials, fairy tale characters retell their sides of the story in a court of law. From civil law to criminal law to the roles of judge, lawyer, and jury, students learn about the legal system.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discusses how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes. Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Aerospace Academy
    Investigate, discover, and soar! Aerospace Academy is a series of learning labs based at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
  • 8:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Smart Play
    Program hosts demonstrate activities that can be used to develop preschooler's skills, such as the ability to identify, match, sort, and create.
  • 8:30 PM - 10:15 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: Raising Children with Healthy Self-Esteem in a High-Pressure Culture
    Rachel Bailey, M.A., CPDPE, shares tools to help foster self-esteem in children. She discusses treating children with respect, allowing them to express their feelings, teaching skills, and empowering children.
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    Community Keynotes: Concussion Protocol
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.

Saturday, December 5, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Howard B. Wigglebottom
    Howard shares ways to listen better to others, their heart, thoughts, feelings, body, and the little voice in our heads called intuition.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Get Along Monsters
    Teaches children important skills for successful social interaction/emotional management.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    The Magic in Math
    Students discover the fun in math through imaginative demonstrations, puzzles, and activities. Our "mathemagician" helps students unlock the mysteries of math.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Wise Owl Drug Safety
    This curriculum carefully introduces young students to the concepts of healthy decisions related to drugs and medicines through colorful animation featuring Wise Owl and his niece Wendy.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    The Real Martha Washington
    Step back in time and meet Martha Washington, America’s first First Lady.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Wildlife Explorers
    Along with being entertaining, the series educational objectives are to introduce different groups of animals to young learners, highlighting the shared characteristics and, also, the variety within each group; promote an educated concern and interest in all animals, both inside and outside zoos; and encourage a scientific approach to learning
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Visual Learning Systems: Elementary Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Smokey Bear: Only You Can Prevent Forest Fires
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Argo's World
    Argo's World is a fun and educational mixed media CG animated series about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) for children 7-12 years old.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Aerospace Academy
    Investigate, discover, and soar! Aerospace Academy is a series of learning labs based at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Elementary Science Seminars
    The goals of this series are to encourage student interest in science and to help students understand the basic principles of science and scientific methodologies. Activity guide available.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Flight School
    The Flight School series examines historical, scientific, and technological aspects of aviation and its impact on exploration, communication, commerce, and national defense.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    The Real Martha Washington
    Step back in time and meet Martha Washington, America’s first First Lady.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Wise Owl Drug Safety
    This curriculum carefully introduces young students to the concepts of healthy decisions related to drugs and medicines through colorful animation featuring Wise Owl and his niece Wendy.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Wildlife Explorers
    Along with being entertaining, the series educational objectives are to introduce different groups of animals to young learners, highlighting the shared characteristics and, also, the variety within each group; promote an educated concern and interest in all animals, both inside and outside zoos; and encourage a scientific approach to learning
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Legal Fairy Tales
    In these mock trials, fairy tale characters retell their sides of the story in a court of law. From civil law to criminal law to the roles of judge, lawyer, and jury, students learn about the legal system.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discusses how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes. Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Smokey Bear: Only You Can Prevent Forest Fires
    Learn about: the history of the Smokey Bear ad campaign; the history of the living Smokey Bear; fire prevention and the equipment use to fight wildfires; the fire danger rating system used nationwide; and the spectrum of fire prevention and management.
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    NASA SCI Files: The Case of the Physical Fitness Challenge
    The SCI Files series integrates science, technology, and mathematics. The programs emphasize research and standards-based instruction, problem-based learning, and scientific inquiry. Educator guides supplement the 60-minute programs.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Community Keynotes: Academic Success & Mental Health
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    In Other Words
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.

Sunday, December 6, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Howard B. Wigglebottom
    Howard shares ways to listen better to others, their heart, thoughts, feelings, body, and the little voice in our heads called intuition.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques. Kids follow-along with being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Picture Books
    This series helps capture young children's imagination and encourage a love of reading. Viewers will learn about the world around them with stories that explore other cultures, explain the past, examine different environments, and encourage good social/emotional skills.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Descubra Inglés
    Spanish speaking youngsters will learn English under the teaching of Maestro Javier and friends in this animated musical series.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Scott the Nature Guy
    Learn about nature with FCPS's Scott the Nature Guy.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Brush up on Hygiene
    Young viewers will be entertained as they learn about cleanliness and good hygiene with zany host, Dr. Tidy.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Visual Learning Systems: Elementary Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
    More Children of the World
    Helps expand student's worldview and understanding of cultural differences, while providing character building.
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Argo's World
    Argo's World is a fun and educational mixed media CG animated series about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) for children 7-12 years old.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Aerospace Academy
    Investigate, discover, and soar! Aerospace Academy is a series of learning labs based at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    NASA SCI Files: The Case of the Physical Fitness Challenge
    The SCI Files series integrates science, technology, and mathematics. The programs emphasize research and standards-based instruction, problem-based learning, and scientific inquiry. Educator guides supplement the 60-minute programs.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Flight School
    The Flight School series examines historical, scientific, and technological aspects of aviation and its impact on exploration, communication, commerce, and national defense.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Scott the Nature Guy
    Learn about nature with FCPS's Scott the Nature Guy.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    More Children of the World
    Helps expand student's worldview and understanding of cultural differences, while providing character building.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques. Kids follow-along with being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Legal Fairy Tales
    In these mock trials, fairy tale characters retell their sides of the story in a court of law. From civil law to criminal law to the roles of judge, lawyer, and jury, students learn about the legal system.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discusses how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes. Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Hot Topics with The Improv Troupe
    The Improv Troupe highlight issues students face every day. Students learn to develop strategies toward solutions to the characters' problems and similar issues in their daily lives.
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    At Home with Language Arts
    This series visits parents and their children at home and demonstrates in-home activities that supplement and reinforce what students have learned at school.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Community Keynotes: Substance Abuse
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    Encouraging Words: Language Development from Birth to Age 5
    This series helps families understand the importance of language in developing literacy skills.

Channel 21 Schedules

Schedule for December 7-13

Monday, December 7, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Up, Down and Around Series
    This program teaches manuscript handwriting to young writers. Host Roxanne and her sidekick Scribbles demonstrate correct letter formation and offer hands-on practice. Kids have fun while learning how to write their ABC's!
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Descubra Inglés
    Spanish speaking youngsters will learn English under the teaching of Maestro Javier and friends in this animated musical series.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Get Along Monsters
    Teaches children important skills for successful social interaction/emotional management. Worksheets,lesson plans, and classroom activities available.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Howard B. Wigglebottom
    Howard shares ways to listen better to others, their heart, thoughts, feelings, body and the little voice in our heads called intuition.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Visual Learning Systems (VLS): Grades K-3
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Elementary Science Seminars
    The goals of this series are to encourage student interest in science and to help students understand basic principles of science and scientific methodologies. Activity guide available.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Visual Learning Systems (VLS): Grades 3-5
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Science and Me
    A fun and informative series designed to introduce basic science concepts through everyday activities and environments.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Virginia's First People
    Dr. Helen Rountree and Dr. Michael Barber discuss the history, culture, geography, and language of Virginia’s First People.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    APTV: Inside the Crime Lab - FBI
    FBI: Inside the Crime Lab offers middle school children a behind-the-scenes look at the greatest crime laboratory in the world—the FBI’s Crime Laboratory.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discuss how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Barney's Barrier Reef
    Explore the lives of watery critters and their surroundings, from super-sighted shrimp to trash-eating tiger sharks, thriving as a whole in a web of life.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Virginia's First People
    Dr. Helen Rountree and Dr. Michael Barber discuss the history, culture, geography, and language of Virginia’s First People.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:10 PM
    Exploring Naviance Student
    Exploring Naviance Student demonstrates how the Naviance platform can help support FCPS students in planning and acheiving their postsecondary goals. Audience: High School parents.
  • 8:15 PM - 9:00 PM
    Consejos Tecnológicos de Aprendizaje Virtual
    Virtual learning tech tips.
  • 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: From Chaos to Calm -10 Ways to Stop Power Struggles with Author Kirk Martin
    Author Kirk Martin delivers an entertaining presentation providing concrete strategies to restore calm in your home and stop power struggles. Great for parents of children 2 - 22.

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Up, Down and Around Series
    This program teaches manuscript handwriting to young writers. Host Roxanne and her sidekick Scribbles demonstrate correct letter formation and offer hands-on practice. Kids have fun while learning how to write their ABC's!
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Descubra Inglés
    Spanish speaking youngsters will learn English under the teaching of Maestro Javier and friends in this animated musical series.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Get Along Monsters
    Teaches children important skills for successful social interaction/emotional management. Worksheets,lesson plans, and classroom activities available.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Picture Books
    This series helps capture young children's imagination and encourage a love of reading. Viewers will learn about the world around them with stories that explore other cultures, explain the past, examine different environments and encourage good social/emotional skills.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Visual Learning Systems (VLS): Grades K-3
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Elementary Science Seminars
    The goals of this series are to encourage student interest in science and to help students understand basic principles of science and scientific methodologies. Activity guide available.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Visual Learning Systems (VLS): Grades 3-5
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Science and Me
    A fun and informative series designed to introduce basic science concepts through everyday activities and environments.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Legal Fairy Tales
    In these mock trials, fairy tale characters retell their sides of the story in a court of law. From civil law to criminal law to the roles of judge, lawyer, and jury, students learn about the legal system.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    NASA SCI Files: The Case of the Physical Fitness Challenge
    The SCI Files series integrates science, technology, and mathematics. The programs emphasize research and standards-based instruction, problem-based learning, and scientific inquiry
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discuss how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Barney's Barrier Reef
    Explore the lives of watery critters and their surroundings, from super-sighted shrimp to trash-eating tiger sharks, thriving as a whole in a web of life.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    NASA SCI Files: The Case of the Physical Fitness Challenge
    The SCI Files series integrates science, technology, and mathematics. The programs emphasize research and standards-based instruction, problem-based learning, and scientific inquiry
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    SHAMU TV
    Bringing you face-to-face with the wonders of wildlife through species-focused episodes. Activity guide available.
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Community Keynotes: Substance Abuse
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Cultural Competence
    Dr. Darryle Craig defines and examines the importance of cultural competence.Craig advises how to use this important skill to help close the achievement gap, and promote best practices that create success among diverse learners. Cultural Competence Facilitator Workbook and Particpant's Workbook are available.
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    In Other Words
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Up, Down and Around Series
    This program teaches manuscript handwriting to young writers. Host Roxanne and her sidekick Scribbles demonstrate correct letter formation and offer hands-on practice. Kids have fun while learning how to write their ABC's!
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Descubra Inglés
    Spanish speaking youngsters will learn English under the teaching of Maestro Javier and friends in this animated musical series.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Get Along Monsters
    Teaches children important skills for successful social interaction/emotional management. Worksheets,lesson plans, and classroom activities available.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Howard B. Wigglebottom
    Howard shares ways to listen better to others, their heart, thoughts, feelings, body and the little voice in our heads called intuition.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Visual Learning Systems (VLS): Grades K-3
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Elementary Science Seminars
    The goals of this series are to encourage student interest in science and to help students understand basic principles of science and scientific methodologies. Activity guide available.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Visual Learning Systems (VLS): Grades 3-5
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Science and Me
    A fun and informative series designed to introduce basic science concepts through everyday activities and environments.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Legal Fairy Tales
    In these mock trials, fairy tale characters retell their sides of the story in a court of law. From civil law to criminal law to the roles of judge, lawyer, and jury, students learn about the legal system.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Smokey Bear LIVE: A Distance Learning Adventure
    Learn about: the history of the Smokey Bear ad campaign; the history of the living Smokey Bear; fire prevention and the equipment use to fight wildfires; the fire danger rating system used nationwide; and the spectrum of fire prevention and management. Previously recorded.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discuss how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Barney's Barrier Reef
    Explore the lives of watery critters and their surroundings, from super-sighted shrimp to trash-eating tiger sharks, thriving as a whole in a web of life.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Snippets of Learning
    History comes alive as the people of America's past come to life to tell their unique and powerful stories. This series of historical snapshots—each designed to stand alone—targets significant events in history.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    SHAMU TV
    Bringing you face-to-face with the wonders of wildlife through species-focused episodes. Activity guide available.
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Encouraging Words: Language Developmentfrom Birth to Age 5 (Parts 1 & 2)
    This series helps families understand the importance of language in developing literacy skills.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Smart Play (air 2 episodes)
    Program hosts demonstrate activities that can be used to develop preschooler's skills, such as the ability to identify, match, sort, and create.
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    Community Keynotes: Safeguarding Mental Wellness
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.

Thursday, December 10, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Up, Down and Around Series
    This program teaches manuscript handwriting to young writers. Host Roxanne and her sidekick Scribbles demonstrate correct letter formation and offer hands-on practice. Kids have fun while learning how to write their ABC's!
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Descubra Inglés
    Spanish speaking youngsters will learn English under the teaching of Maestro Javier and friends in this animated musical series.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Get Along Monsters
    Teaches children important skills for successful social interaction/emotional management. Worksheets,lesson plans, and classroom activities available.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Howard B. Wigglebottom
    Howard shares ways to listen better to others, their heart, thoughts, feelings, body and the little voice in our heads called intuition.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Visual Learning Systems (VLS): Grades K-3
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    NASA SCI Files: The Case of the Physical Fitness Challenge
    The SCI Files series integrates science, technology, and mathematics. The programs emphasize research and standards-based instruction, problem-based learning, and scientific inquiry
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    STEM in 30: The Need for Speed: TOPGUN and Naval Aviation!
    We’ve all seen a plane take off from a long runway, but what if you don’t have a full-sized runway? On aircraft carriers, jets are launched into the air — zero to 165 mph in three seconds! Tune in as we take you to the deck of an aircraft carrier to learn about the science behind launching and landing airplanes from a ship. Embrace your need for speed in this episode of STEM in 30.
  • 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
    Air and Space Live Chat: The United States Navy Blue Angels
    For 75 years, the U.S. Navy Blue Angels have been wowing crowds around the world. Their amazing flight demonstrations showcase the professionalism, excellence, and teamwork found throughout the armed forces. Join members of the Blue Angels as they answer your questions.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Legal Fairy Tales
    In these mock trials, fairy tale characters retell their sides of the story in a court of law. From civil law to criminal law to the roles of judge, lawyer, and jury, students learn about the legal system.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    NASA SCI Files: The Case of the Physical Fitness Challenge
    The SCI Files series integrates science, technology, and mathematics. The programs emphasize research and standards-based instruction, problem-based learning, and scientific inquiry
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discuss how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Barney's Barrier Reef
    Explore the lives of watery critters and their surroundings, from super-sighted shrimp to trash-eating tiger sharks, thriving as a whole in a web of life.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discuss how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    SHAMU TV
    Bringing you face-to-face with the wonders of wildlife through species-focused episodes. Activity guide available.
  • 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: Helping Your Child Cope with Stress
    Clinical Psychologist Lisa Bateman shares tips and strategies for helping families help children deal with anxiety and stress.
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    At Home with Social Studies
    In this series, parents and children experience history, geography, and civics through fun and educational at-home activities.

Friday, December 11, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Up, Down and Around Series
    This program teaches manuscript handwriting to young writers. Host Roxanne and her sidekick Scribbles demonstrate correct letter formation and offer hands-on practice. Kids have fun while learning how to write their ABC's!
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Descubra Inglés
    Spanish speaking youngsters will learn English under the teaching of Maestro Javier and friends in this animated musical series.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Get Along Monsters
    Teaches children important skills for successful social interaction/emotional management. Worksheets,lesson plans, and classroom activities available.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Howard B. Wigglebottom
    Howard shares ways to listen better to others, their heart, thoughts, feelings, body and the little voice in our heads called intuition.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Visual Learning Systems (VLS): Grades K-3
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Elementary Science Seminars
    The goals of this series are to encourage student interest in science and to help students understand basic principles of science and scientific methodologies. Activity guide available.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Visual Learning Systems (VLS): Grades 3-5
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Science and Me
    A fun and informative series designed to introduce basic science concepts through everyday activities and environments.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Virginia's First People
    Dr. Helen Rountree and Dr. Michael Barber discuss the history, culture, geography, and language of Virginia’s First People.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    APTV: Inside the Crime Lab - FBI
    FBI: Inside the Crime Lab offers middle school children a behind-the-scenes look at the greatest crime laboratory in the world—the FBI’s Crime Laboratory.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discuss how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Barney's Barrier Reef
    Explore the lives of watery critters and their surroundings, from super-sighted shrimp to trash-eating tiger sharks, thriving as a whole in a web of life.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Virginia's First People
    Dr. Helen Rountree and Dr. Michael Barber discuss the history, culture, geography, and language of Virginia’s First People.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:10 PM
    Exploring Naviance Student
    Exploring Naviance Student demonstrates how the Naviance platform can help support FCPS students in planning and acheiving their postsecondary goals. Audience: High School parents.
  • 8:15 PM - 9:00 PM
    Consejos Tecnológicos de Aprendizaje Virtual
    Virtual learning tech tips.
  • 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: From Chaos to Calm -10 Ways to Stop Power Struggles with Author Kirk Martin
    Author Kirk Martin delivers an entertaining presentation providing concrete strategies to restore calm in your home and stop power struggles. Great for parents of children 2 - 22.

Saturday, December 12, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Up, Down and Around Series
    This program teaches manuscript handwriting to young writers. Host Roxanne and her sidekick Scribbles demonstrate correct letter formation and offer hands-on practice. Kids have fun while learning how to write their ABC's!
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Descubra Inglés
    Spanish speaking youngsters will learn English under the teaching of Maestro Javier and friends in this animated musical series.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Get Along Monsters
    Teaches children important skills for successful social interaction/emotional management. Worksheets,lesson plans, and classroom activities available.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Picture Books
    This series helps capture young children's imagination and encourage a love of reading. Viewers will learn about the world around them with stories that explore other cultures, explain the past, examine different environments and encourage good social/emotional skills.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Visual Learning Systems (VLS): Grades K-3
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Elementary Science Seminars
    The goals of this series are to encourage student interest in science and to help students understand basic principles of science and scientific methodologies. Activity guide available.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Visual Learning Systems (VLS): Grades 3-5
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Science and Me
    A fun and informative series designed to introduce basic science concepts through everyday activities and environments.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Legal Fairy Tales
    In these mock trials, fairy tale characters retell their sides of the story in a court of law. From civil law to criminal law to the roles of judge, lawyer, and jury, students learn about the legal system.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    NASA SCI Files: The Case of the Physical Fitness Challenge
    The SCI Files series integrates science, technology, and mathematics. The programs emphasize research and standards-based instruction, problem-based learning, and scientific inquiry
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discuss how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Barney's Barrier Reef
    Explore the lives of watery critters and their surroundings, from super-sighted shrimp to trash-eating tiger sharks, thriving as a whole in a web of life.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    NASA SCI Files: The Case of the Physical Fitness Challenge
    The SCI Files series integrates science, technology, and mathematics. The programs emphasize research and standards-based instruction, problem-based learning, and scientific inquiry
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    SHAMU TV
    Bringing you face-to-face with the wonders of wildlife through species-focused episodes. Activity guide available.
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Community Keynotes: Substance Abuse
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Cultural Competence
    Dr. Darryle Craig defines and examines the importance of cultural competence.Craig advises how to use this important skill to help close the achievement gap, and promote best practices that create success among diverse learners. Cultural Competence Facilitator Workbook and Particpant's Workbook are available.
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    In Other Words
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.

Sunday, December 13, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Up, Down and Around Series
    This program teaches manuscript handwriting to young writers. Host Roxanne and her sidekick Scribbles demonstrate correct letter formation and offer hands-on practice. Kids have fun while learning how to write their ABC's!
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Descubra Inglés
    Spanish speaking youngsters will learn English under the teaching of Maestro Javier and friends in this animated musical series.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Get Along Monsters
    Teaches children important skills for successful social interaction/emotional management. Worksheets,lesson plans, and classroom activities available.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Howard B. Wigglebottom
    Howard shares ways to listen better to others, their heart, thoughts, feelings, body and the little voice in our heads called intuition.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Visual Learning Systems (VLS): Grades K-3
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Elementary Science Seminars
    The goals of this series are to encourage student interest in science and to help students understand basic principles of science and scientific methodologies. Activity guide available.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Visual Learning Systems (VLS): Grades 3-5
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Science and Me
    A fun and informative series designed to introduce basic science concepts through everyday activities and environments.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Legal Fairy Tales
    In these mock trials, fairy tale characters retell their sides of the story in a court of law. From civil law to criminal law to the roles of judge, lawyer, and jury, students learn about the legal system.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Smokey Bear LIVE: A Distance Learning Adventure
    Learn about: the history of the Smokey Bear ad campaign; the history of the living Smokey Bear; fire prevention and the equipment use to fight wildfires; the fire danger rating system used nationwide; and the spectrum of fire prevention and management. Previously recorded.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    My Blog Series
    A diverse group of middle schoolers discuss how to navigate life in a contemporary blog format.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Counting with Paula
    An educational series about numbers and social development for preschool children. Activity book available.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Move with Me Yoga Adventures for Kids
    Kids yoga videos combine the fun of pretend play with creative movement, yoga, and self-regulation techniques.Kids follow-along being everything in the story and practicing, with the characters, how to soothe, calm, and focus themselves in order to overcome obstacles, manage feelings, and do their best.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Barney's Barrier Reef
    Explore the lives of watery critters and their surroundings, from super-sighted shrimp to trash-eating tiger sharks, thriving as a whole in a web of life.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Snippets of Learning
    History comes alive as the people of America's past come to life to tell their unique and powerful stories. This series of historical snapshots—each designed to stand alone—targets significant events in history.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    STEM in 30
    Produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, this fast-paced series engages students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.Shows combine animations, interviews with experts, and unique locations to show students that science extends beyond the walls of their school.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:10 PM
    Exploring Naviance Student
    Exploring Naviance Student demonstrates how the Naviance platform can help support FCPS students in planning and acheiving their postsecondary goals. Audience: High School parents.
  • 8:15 PM - 9:00 PM
    Consejos Tecnológicos de Aprendizaje Virtual
    Virtual learning tech tips.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Smart Play
    Program hosts demonstrate activities that can be used to develop preschooler's skills, such as the ability to identify, match, sort, and create.
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    Community Keynotes: Safeguarding Mental Wellness
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.

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