PBS KIDS Lab Makeover

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Sylvia led the PBS KIDS Lab team (Mike, Li, Kevin, Catherine) through a major upgrade which launched this week. New features include:

– A new Videos section on the site housing about 100 clips.

– A Video filter on the Collections pages to filter for videos – and links from videos to games and games to videos to build a connection for how videos and games relate to each other.

– A new layout for the Out of School Activities PBS KIDS Afterschool Adventure resource

– A revamped Teaching Tips for Educational Media (Boston University Modules) section with 8 Modules and links to PDF files and files for deployment on SMART boards.

– A videos section for the Teaching Tips housing 11 videos that show a teacher using the teaching tips

– Direct links to news articles

– Spanish games for Curious George, Cat in the Hat, Sid the Science Kid, new games for Electric Company and a Peg + Cat collection