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December 2014


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TIME SHOW / DESCRIPTION
08:00 am
Bounce

Gr. PreK–1. Important lessons are taught through songs and fun activities by a music therapist.

08:30 am
Meteor & the Mighty Monster Trucks

Gr. PreK-1. Join Meteor and his friends in their adventures around town while they learn about good old-fashion family values like telling the truth and responsibility.

08:45 am
Lemonade in Winter

Gr. Pre-K-2.  Based on the Native American message of peace and thankfulness for all the blessings of the earth.  Young Children are introduced to the Native American culture and recognize things on earth they are thankful for having. Video clip / Study Guide

09:00 am
The Snowy Day

PreK-2. A small boy’s enchantment with a city’s snowfall has him making snow angels and snowballs, sliding down snow mountains - and looking forward to going outside again. Study Guide

09:15 am
Harry and His Bucket Full of Dinosaurs

Gr. PreK–1. Five-year old Harry seeks to resolve conflicts through the use of fantasy. He uses his bucket to go to Dino World where he finds solutions to his problems.

09:30 am
Adventures from the Book of Virtues

Gr. 3–6. Illustrates character traits in amusing ways that will keep children entertained as they learn.

10:00 am
Tales of the Mouse Hockey League

Gr. K–4.  Students learn about the value of fair play in competition.

10:30 am
Antarctic Antics

Gr. K–3.  Children get a first-hand look at the world of penguins through a collection of poems about the Antarctic and life under the sea. Video clip / Study Guide

11:00 am
Abel's Island

Gr. PreK–4.  A beautifully animated program based on prize-winning author William Steig’s book. One character learns to survive using resourcefulness he never dreamed he possessed.

 

11:30 am
A Day in the Life...

Gr. 5.  Students see what it was like living in Williamsburg, Virginia during the 18th century.

 

12:00 pm
Education Matters

BOE President Philip Kauffman discusses the new Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) that all teachers and administrators must write.  SLOs provide educators  with a tool to analyze student data, create specific goals for targeted groups of students, build strategies, monitor results and reflect on their teaching. Webcast

12:30 pm
mcpssuper

Superintendent Joshua Starr speaks to students and teachers at Kingsview Middle School about the new mobile computers and cloud-based learning platform that will enhance creativity and collaboration in the classroom. Webcast

01:00 pm
Genetics in Action

Gr. 7.  Specifically designed for the middle school science classroom, this series will help instructors teach difficult to understand concepts, differentiate instruction for diverse learners, and inspire the minds of students. Titles: Heredity, Genetics in Action, Fundamentals of Genetics, Genetics in Our Lives.

02:30 pm
My Brand New Life

Gr. 5-9.  Kids from around the world swap places to live a “brand new life” in a chance to experience different countries, cultures, and lifestyles.

03:00 pm
Monet: Shadow and Light

Tells the story of French artist Claude Monet in 1869 at the very beginning of the Impressionist movement.

04:00 pm
State of the Schools Address: Building Our Future Together

Superintendent Joshua Starr presents his vision for the future of MCPS with students, staff, and community leaders.

05:15 pm
MCPS News in 90

The Public Information Office presents weekly news of important events and information within Montgomery County Public Schools. Webcast

05:30 pm
mcpssuper

Superintendent Joshua Starr speaks to students and teachers at Kingsview Middle School about the new mobile computers and cloud-based learning platform that will enhance creativity and collaboration in the classroom. Webcast

 

06:00 pm
Education Matters

BOE President Philip Kauffman discusses the new Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) that all teachers and administrators must write.  SLOs provide educators  with a tool to analyze student data, create specific goals for targeted groups of students, build strategies, monitor results and reflect on their teaching. Webcast

06:30 pm
Raising Healthy Teens: Communication Skills

Realistic scenarios help parents explore good communication skills and identify many situations in which they can be most useful with their children.

07:00 pm
Food & Fitness Matters: Raising Healthy, Active Kids

Provides parents with the information and support they need to improve children’s health and wellness.  Experts explain the causes of the dramatic increase in overweight kids and the health problems posed by childhood obesity.

07:30 pm
Help Your Young Teen Understand Bullying

Parents learn the warning signs that their child is being bullied and identify bullying behaviors in their own child.

08:00 pm
County Report This Week

Features news, events, and people that are important to Montgomery County. Watch video

08:30 pm
mcpssuper

Superintendent Joshua Starr speaks to students and teachers at Kingsview Middle School about the new mobile computers and cloud-based learning platform that will enhance creativity and collaboration in the classroom. Webcast

 

09:00 pm
Monet: Shadow and Light

Tells the story of French artist Claude Monet in 1869 at the very beginning of the Impressionist movement.

10:00 pm
Education Matters
BOE President Philip Kauffman discusses the new Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) that all teachers and administrators must write.  SLOs provide educators  with a tool to analyze student data, create specific goals for targeted groups of students, build strategies, monitor results and reflect on their teaching. Webcast
10:30 pm
Great Campaigns of the Civil War

Watch reenactments of the pivotal battles of the Civil War and learn about the struggles faced by the war's leaders and soldiers.

11:00 pm
State of the Schools Address: Building Our Future Together

Superintendent Joshua Starr presents his vision for the future of MCPS with students, staff, and community leaders.

12:00 am MCPS Information and Announcements
TIME SHOW / DESCRIPTION
08:00 am
The Snowman (Spanish)

Gr. Pre-K–3. A delightful story about friendship and winter. 

08:30 am
Adventures from the Book of Virtues (Spanish)

Gr. 3–6. Illustrates character traits in an amusing way that will keep children entertained as they learn.

09:00 am
Auto-B-Good (Spanish)

Gr. K-2. This character education series promotes positive traits using lively and colorful animated automobile characters.

09:15 am
Charlie Needs a Cloak (Spanish)

PreK–3. When Charlie’s old cloak becomes torn and tattered, he spins a new one showing how cloth is made from wool. Video Clip / Study Guide

09:30 am
Too Many Tamales

Gr. Pre-K-4.  Students learn about the importance of telling the truth after a young girl loses her mother’s ring while making tamales for the family’s Christmas dinner. Video clip / Study Guide

10:00 am
Symbols of America

Gr. 5 & 8.  This comprehensive series is designed to help young learners understand and appreciate the images that have become the symbols that represent the greatness of our nation. These images symbolize the American people, the American government, and the ideals of American democracy.

10:30 am
Living Things

Gr. K-4. This seven-part series explores: What Do Living Things Need?, Grouping, Cycles, Migration and Hibernation, Interactions, Food Chains, and Our Precious Earth.

10:45 am
Seasons: Winter

Gr. K-1. Snow-covered forests, animals foraging for food, and sports provide for an exciting glimpse into the wonders of the winter season. Concepts and terminology include: snow, ice, hibernation, winter sports, and winter solstice.

11:00 am
Bully Smart

Gr. 3-6. Focuses on bullying behavior and offers strategies to help prevent and stop bullying.

11:15 am
Internet Safety for Kids

Gr. 3-6.  Kids learn about staying safe online.

11:30 am
Early Americans in History

Dramatizations of six citizens who became heroes through their courage, contribution to society, and innovative thinking: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, Betsy Ross, Harriet Tubman, and Abraham Lincoln.

11:45 am
Light

Gr. 5.  Light is introduced, as well as ways light is described and measured. Visual diagrams and hands-on experiments help students understand how light works. Important terminology includes: wave, electromagnetic spectrum, wave length, energy, reflection, lens and prism.

12:00 pm
Noticias en 90
Presented in Spanish, a weekly news update of about important events and information in Montgomery County Public Schools. Webcast
12:15 pm
County Report This Week (Spanish)

Features news, events, and people that are important to Montgomery County. Webcast

12:30 pm
Food & Fitness Matters: Raising Healthy, Active Kids (Spanish)

Provides parents with the information and support they need to improve children’s health and wellness.  Experts explain the causes of the dramatic increase in overweight kids and the health problems posed by childhood obesity.

01:00 pm
America in the 20th Century

Highlights individuals, groups, and events that have impacted our country during the 20th century.

01:30 pm
Great Civilizations of the Ancient World

Gr. 6-8.  Explore the world's ancient civilizations, such as the Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Judaic, Greek, Roman, and Meso-American.

02:00 pm
The Rise and Fall of Roman Civilization

Gr. 6. The history of Rome, from its early beginnings to the heights of greatness and its eventual decline, is presented through location footage, re-enactments, and period writings and art.

02:30 pm
Human Impact on Our Ecosystems

Portrayal of the negative and positive effects humans have had on various types of water ecologies in regions of the U.S. and beyond.

03:00 pm
Student Town Hall: Sherwood High School

Superintendent Joshua Starr and Student Member of the Board Dahlia Huh meet with students to answer questions and address concerns related to school topics.

03:45 pm
Outdoor Environmental Education Program

Learn about the 50 year history and philosophy of Montgomery County's Outdoor Environmental Education program. 

04:00 pm
Homework Hotline Live!

This flagship program provides K–12 students with homework help in many subject areas.  Join the fun and get homework done! 

06:00 pm
The Math Dude
Gr. 6-12. A series that helps middle and high school students improve their algebra skills. The program follows the MCPS curriculum so students can review key concepts from Algebra 1, one of the High School Assessments that students must pass to graduate. Website
06:15 pm
Bully Smart

Gr. 3-6. Focuses on bullying behavior and offers strategies to help prevent and stop bullying.

06:30 pm
County Report This Week (Spanish)

Features news, events, and people that are important to Montgomery County.

06:45 pm
Noticias en 90

Presented in Spanish, a weekly news update of about important events and information in Montgomery County Public Schools. Webcast

07:00 pm
Student Town Hall: Sherwood High School

Superintendent Joshua Starr and Student Member of the Board Dahlia Huh meet with students to answer questions and address concerns related to school topics.

07:45 pm
Outdoor Environmental Education

Learn about the 50 year history and philosophy of Montgomery County's Outdoor Environmental Education program. 

08:00 pm
Green Careers

Gr. 6-12.  New and growing industries give young people a behind-the-scenes look at what it’s like to work in a variety of green jobs.

08:30 pm
Great Campaigns of the Civil War

Watch reenactments of the pivotal battles of the Civil War and learn about the struggles faced by the war's leaders and soldiers.

09:00 pm
State of the Schools Address: Building a Future Together

Superintendent Joshua Starr presents his vision for the future of MCPS with students, staff, and community leaders.

10:15 pm
Outdoor Environmental Education Program

Learn about the 50 year history and philosophy of Montgomery County's Outdoor Environmental Education program. 

10:30 pm
How to Help Your Child Succeed in Middle School

Learn about the 50 year history and philosophy of Montgomery County's Outdoor Environmental Education program. 

11:00 pm
MCPS Noticias en 90

Presented in Spanish, a weekly news update of about important events and information in Montgomery County Public Schools. Webcast

11:15 pm
County Report This Week (Spanish)

Features news, events, and people that are important to Montgomery County.

11:30 pm
Food & Fitness Matters: Raising Healthy, Active Kids (Spanish)

Provides parents with the information and support they need to improve children’s health and wellness.  Experts explain the causes of the dramatic increase in overweight kids and the health problems posed by childhood obesity.

12:00 am MCPS Information and Announcements
TIME SHOW / DESCRIPTION
08:00 am
Bounce

Gr. PreK–1. Important lessons are taught through songs and fun activities by a music therapist.

08:30 am
Meteor & the Mighty Monster Trucks

Gr. PreK-1. Join Meteor and his friends in their adventures around town while they learn about good old-fashion family values like telling the truth and responsibility.

08:45 am
The Napping House

Gr. PreK-2. Join the fun when wakeful flea on a slumbering mouse on a snoozing cat on a dozing dog on a dreaming child on a snoring grandma on a sagging bed has an itch! Study Guide

09:00 am
Bear Snores On/Bear Wants More

Gr. PreK-1.  Bear Snores On: Bear sleeps and snores on while uninvited guests make themselves at home in his cave. Bear Wants More: Bear wakes up after a long winter hibernation with immense hunger. Young students learn about bears and hibernation, animal adaptation during winter, and rhyming.

09:15 am
Brave Irene

Gr. K–2.  Irene summons up all her courage in the face of a fierce snowstorm when her mother falls ill and Irene must deliver a ball gown to the duchess.

09:30 am
Abel's Island
Gr. PreK–4.  A beautifully animated program based on prize-winning author William Steig’s book. One character learns to survive using resourcefulness he never dreamed he possessed.
10:00 am
Antarctic Antics

Gr. K–3.  Children get a first-hand look at the world of penguins through a collection of poems about the Antarctic and life under the sea. Video clip / Study Guide

10:30 am
Folk Tales and Stories

Pre-K-2.  Popular stories enjoyed by children and adults alike.

11:00 am
Rocks and Minerals

Gr. 4. Explores the various types of rocks and their cycles as well as minerals and their properties.

11:15 am
Observing Weather

Gr. K-1.  Live-action weather footage helps students learn how they can observe the weather. Concepts and terminology: temperature, air pressure, weather systems, precipitation, and wind.

11:30 am
What's Up in Space?

Gr. 4–7.  Introduces students to the solar system by using live-action footage, illustrations, and computer animation. Each program answers questions on space science using the latest research.

11:45 am
School Rules: Being a Good Citizen

Gr. 3–5. Explores the five pillars of good school citizenship: Respect for Others, Respect for School Property, Following School Rules, Displaying Good Character, and Giving Back to the School Community.

12:00 pm
Education Matters

BOE President Philip Kauffman discusses the new Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) that all teachers and administrators must write.  SLOs provide educators  with a tool to analyze student data, create specific goals for targeted groups of students, build strategies, monitor results and reflect on their teaching. Webcast

12:30 pm
mcpssuper

Superintendent Joshua Starr speaks to students and teachers at Kingsview Middle School about the new mobile computers and cloud-based learning platform that will enhance creativity and collaboration in the classroom. Webcast

01:00 pm
Great Campaigns of the Civil War

Watch reenactments of the pivotal battles of the Civil War and learn about the struggles faced by the war's leaders and soldiers.

01:30 pm
Wall Street: World Financial Center

A historic series on the rise of Wall Street and its enormous impact on modern world finance.

02:00 pm
Edison: Wizard of Light

Thomas Edison and a young apprentice share the adventure, late hours, and unrelenting energy as they pursue the dream of the motion picture.

03:00 pm
My Brand New Life

Gr. 5-9.  Kids from around the world swap places to live a “brand new life” in a chance to experience different countries, cultures, and lifestyles.

03:30 pm
Amazing Kids of Character

Gr. 4-8. Teaches kids about the essential qualities like empathy, courage, and perseverance.  These programs are designed to give students the chance to understand and develop these positive traits through discussion, learning about role models, and personal reflection.

04:00 pm
Homework Hotline Live!
This flagship program provides K–12 students with homework help in many subject areas.  Join the fun and get homework done! 
06:00 pm
The Math Dude
A series that helps middle and high school students improve their algebra skills.  The program follows the MCPS curriculum so students can review key concepts from Algebra 1. Website
06:15 pm
Planet H20

Gr. 5-8.  See how young students and professionals are helping to solve the growing problems of widespread overuse and abuse of our planet’s most precious and limited resource–water.

06:30 pm
Green Careers

Gr. 7-12.  New and growing industries give young people a behind-the-scenes look at what it’s like to work in a variety of green jobs.

07:00 pm
Quizmaster Challenge

An academic competition among the best and brightest MCPS high school students. Northwest vs. B-CC (12/3, 5, 6); Clarksburg vs. Damascus (12/3, 5, 7); Wheaton vs. Paint Branch (12/10, 12, 13); Rockville vs. Whitman (12/10, 12, 14); Watkins Mill vs. Gaithersburg (12/17, 19, 20); Einstein vs. Wootton (12/17, 19, 21); Walter Johnson vs. Northwood (12/24, 26, 27); Sherwood vs. Magruder (12/24, 26, 28); Richard Montgomery vs. Quince Orchard (12/31, 1/2, 3); Springbrook vs. Poolesville (12/31, 1/2, 4).

07:30 pm
Quizmaster Challenge

An academic competition among the best and brightest MCPS high school students. Northwest vs. B-CC (12/3, 5, 6); Clarksburg vs. Damascus (12/3, 5, 7); Wheaton vs. Paint Branch (12/10, 12, 13); Rockville vs. Whitman (12/10, 12, 14); Watkins Mill vs. Gaithersburg (12/17, 19, 20); Einstein vs. Wootton (12/17, 19, 21); Walter Johnson vs. Northwood (12/24, 26, 27); Sherwood vs. Magruder (12/24, 26, 28); Richard Montgomery vs. Quince Orchard (12/31, 1/2, 3); Springbrook vs. Poolesville (12/31, 1/2, 4).

08:00 pm
America in the 20th Century

Highlights individuals, groups, and events that have impacted our country during the 20th century.

08:30 pm
Education Matters

BOE President Philip Kauffman discusses the new Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) that all teachers and administrators must write.  SLOs provide educators  with a tool to analyze student data, create specific goals for targeted groups of students, build strategies, monitor results and reflect on their teaching. Webcast

09:00 pm
mcpssuper

Superintendent Joshua Starr speaks to students and teachers at Kingsview Middle School about the new mobile computers and cloud-based learning platform that will enhance creativity and collaboration in the classroom. Webcast

09:30 pm
County Report This Week

Features news, events, and people that are important to Montgomery County. Watch video

10:00 pm
Edison: Wizard of Light

Thomas Edison and a young apprentice share the adventure, late hours, and unrelenting energy as they pursue the dream of the motion picture.

11:00 pm
Education Matters

BOE President Philip Kauffman discusses the new Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) that all teachers and administrators must write.  SLOs provide educators  with a tool to analyze student data, create specific goals for targeted groups of students, build strategies, monitor results and reflect on their teaching. Webcast

11:30 pm
mcpssuper

Superintendent Joshua Starr speaks to students and teachers at Kingsview Middle School about the new mobile computers and cloud-based learning platform that will enhance creativity and collaboration in the classroom. Webcast

12:00 am MCPS Information and Announcements
TIME SHOW / DESCRIPTION
08:00 am
Adventures from the Book of Virtues

Gr. 3–6. Illustrates character traits in an amusing way that will keep children entertained as they learn.

08:30 am
Lemonade in Winter

Gr. Pre-K-2.  Based on the Native American message of peace and thankfulness for all the blessings of the earth.  Young Children are introduced to the Native American culture and recognize things on earth they are thankful for having. Video clip / Study Guide

08:45 am
Owl Moon

Gr. K-4. A young child and her father search the moonlit woods for the Great Horned Owl.

09:00 am
Auto-B-Good

Gr. K-2. This character education series promotes positive traits using lively and colorful animated automobile characters. (9/2014)

09:15 am
Reading to Your Bunny

Gr. Pre-K–4.  Freddy Bunny has shown no interest in learning at school. The Book Fairy encourages Freddy’s parents to take him to the library and read to him 20 minutes a day. In no time Freddy becomes a book-loving student. Video clip

09:30 am
Brave Irene

Gr. K–2.  Irene summons up all her courage in the face of a fierce snowstorm when her mother falls ill and Irene must deliver a ball gown to the duchess.

09:45 am
The Snowy Day

PreK-2. A small boy’s enchantment with a city’s snowfall has him making snow angels and snowballs, sliding down snow mountains - and looking forward to going outside again. Study Guide

10:00 am
Too Many Tamales

Gr. Pre-K-4.  Students learn about the importance of telling the truth after a young girl loses her mother’s ring while making tamales for the family’s Christmas dinner. Video clip / Study Guide

10:15 am
How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon?

Gr. Pre-K-2.  From enormous sneezes to gigantic wails, the outrageous antics of these mischievous ailing dinosaurs will strike a chord and bring a smile to any child or grown-up who has ever sniffed, snuffled, coughed or ached.

10:30 am
Living Things

Gr. K-4. This seven-part series explores: What Do Living Things Need?, Grouping, Cycles, Migration and Hibernation, Interactions, Food Chains, and Our Precious Earth.

10:30 am
Seasons: Winter

Gr. K-1. Crisp, colorful video footage illustrates the beautiful and fascinating features of fall, and takes a brief look into what causes the fall season. Concepts and terminology: autumn, foliage, seed dispersal, migration, hibernation, and harvest.

11:00 am
Bully Smart

Gr. 3-6. Focuses on bullying behavior and offers strategies to help prevent and stop bullying.

11:15 am
Internet Safety

Gr. 3-6.  Kids learn about staying safe online.

11:30 am
Early Americans in History

Dramatizations of six citizens who became heroes through their courage, contribution to society, and innovative thinking: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, Betsy Ross, Harriet Tubman, and Abraham Lincoln.

11:45 am
Light

Gr. 5.  Light is introduced, as well as ways light is described and measured. Visual diagrams and hands-on experiments help students understand how light works. Important terminology includes: wave, electromagnetic spectrum, wave length, energy, reflection, lens and prism.

12:00 pm
Noticias en 90

Presented in Spanish, a weekly news update of about important events and information in Montgomery County Public Schools. Webcast

12:15 pm
County Report This Week (Spanish)

Features news, events, and people that are important to Montgomery County. Webcast

12:30 pm
Food & Fitness Matters: Raising Healthy, Active Kids (Spanish)

Provides parents with the information and support they need to improve children’s health and wellness.  Experts explain the causes of the dramatic increase in overweight kids and the health problems posed by childhood obesity.

01:00 pm
America in the 20th Century

Highlights individuals, groups, and events that have impacted our country during the 20th century.

01:30 pm
Great Civilizations of the Ancient World

Gr. 6-8.  Explore the world's ancient civilizations, such as the Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Judaic, Greek, Roman, and Meso-American.

02:00 pm
The Rise and Fall of Roman Civilization

Gr. 6. The history of Rome, from its early beginnings to the heights of greatness and its eventual decline, is presented through location footage, re-enactments, and period writings and art.

02:30 pm
Human Impact on Our Ecosystems

Portrayal of the negative and positive effects humans have had on various types of water ecologies in regions of the U.S. and beyond.

03:00 pm
Student Town Hall: Sherwood High School

Superintendent Joshua Starr and Student Member of the Board Dahlia Huh meet with students to answer questions and address concerns related to school topics.

03:45 pm
Outdoor Environmental Education Program

Learn about the 50 year history and philosophy of Montgomery County's Outdoor Environmental Education program. 

04:00 pm
Homework Hotline Live!

This flagship program provides K–12 students with homework help in many subject areas.  Join the fun and get homework done! 

06:00 pm
The Math Dude
A series that helps middle and high school students improve their algebra skills.  The program follows the MCPS curriculum so students can review key concepts from Algebra 1. Website
06:15 pm
Bully Smart

Gr. 3-6. Focuses on bullying behavior and offers strategies to help prevent and stop bullying.

06:30 pm
County Report This Week (Spanish)

Features news, events, and people that are important to Montgomery County.

06:45 pm
Noticias en 90

Presented in Spanish, a weekly news update of about important events and information in Montgomery County Public Schools. Webcast

07:00 pm
Student Town Hall: Sherwood High School

Superintendent Joshua Starr and Student Member of the Board Dahlia Huh meet with students to answer questions and address concerns related to school topics.

07:45 pm
Outdoor Environmental Education Program

Learn about the 50 year history and philosophy of Montgomery County's Outdoor Environmental Education program. 

08:00 pm
Green Careers

Gr. 7-12.  New and growing industries give young people a behind-the-scenes look at what it’s like to work in a variety of green jobs.

08:30 pm
Great Campaigns of the Civil War

Watch reenactments of the pivotal battles of the Civil War and learn about the struggles faced by the war's leaders and soldiers.

09:00 pm
State of the Schools Address: Building Our Future Together (Spanish)

Superintendent Joshua Starr presents his vision for the future of MCPS with students, staff, and community leaders.

10:15 pm
Outdoor Environmental Education Program

Learn about the 50 year history and philosophy of Montgomery County's Outdoor Environmental Education program. 

10:30 pm
How to Help Your Succeed in Middle School

Discusses ways parents can provide support to their children during the difficult years of middle school. Parents learn to negotiate issues of concern, avoid unnecessary conflicts, promote independence and self-management skills, and provide a nurturing environment for growth and development.  

11:00 pm
MCPS Noticias en 90

Presented in Spanish, a weekly news update of about important events and information in Montgomery County Public Schools. Webcast

11:15 pm
County Report This Week (Spanish)

Features news, events, and people that are important to Montgomery County.

11:30 pm
Food & Fitness Matters: Raising Healthy, Active Kids (Spanish)

Provides parents with the information and support they need to improve children’s health and wellness.  Experts explain the causes of the dramatic increase in overweight kids and the health problems posed by childhood obesity.

12:00 am MCPS Information and Announcements
TIME SHOW / DESCRIPTION
08:00 am
Bounce

Gr. PreK–1. Important lessons are taught through songs and fun activities by a music therapist.

08:30 am
Meteor & the Mighty Monster Trucks

Gr. PreK-1. Join Meteor and his friends in their adventures around town while they learn about good old-fashion family values like telling the truth and responsibility.

08:45 am
Bear Snores On/Bear Wants More

Gr. PreK-1.  Bear Snores On: Bear sleeps and snores on while uninvited guests make themselves at home in his cave. Bear Wants More: Bear wakes up after a long winter hibernation with immense hunger. Young students learn about bears and hibernation, animal adaptation during winter, and rhyming.

09:15 am
Harry and His Bucket Full of Dinosaurs

Gr. PreK–1. Five-year old Harry seeks to resolve conflicts through the use of fantasy. He uses his bucket to go to Dino World where he finds solutions to his problems.

09:30 am
Adventures From the Book of Virtues

Gr. 3–6. Illustrates character traits in an amusing way that will keep children entertained as they learn.

10:00 am
Tales of the Mouse Hockey League

Gr. K–4.  Students learn about the value of fair play in competition.

10:30 am
Colonial Williamsburg: American Revolution on the Frontier

Gr. 5. Discover how the Revolutionary War reached into the West to frontier communities in the Ohio River Valley. American Indians, French traders, British and American colonists, and African Americans faced life-changing decisions about whether to fight—and on which side.

11:30 am
Symbols of America

Gr. 5 & 8.  This comprehensive series is designed to help young learners understand and appreciate the images that have become the symbols that represent the greatness of our nation. These images symbolize the American people, the American government, and the ideals of American democracy.

 

12:00 pm
Education Matters

BOE President Philip Kauffman discusses the new Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) that all teachers and administrators must write.  SLOs provide educators  with a tool to analyze student data, create specific goals for targeted groups of students, build strategies, monitor results and reflect on their teaching. Webcast

12:30 pm
mcpssuper

Superintendent Joshua Starr speaks to students and teachers at Kingsview Middle School about the new mobile computers and cloud-based learning platform that will enhance creativity and collaboration in the classroom. Webcast

01:00 pm
Astronomy

Gr. 5 & 8.  (CC)  Major concepts and vocabulary are covered in this four-part series.  Episodes: Earth, Sun, and Moon; The Inner Planets: The Outer Planets; The Amazing Universe.

02:30 pm
My Brand New Life

Gr. 5-9.  Kids from around the world swap places to live a “brand new life” in a chance to experience different countries, cultures, and lifestyles.

03:00 pm
Cassatt: American Impressionist

Artist Mary Cassatt is living in Paris when her brother and his wife arrive with their three children.  Cassatt finds herself inspired by the children and uses them as models in her paintings.

04:00 pm
State of the Schools Address: Building Our Future Together

Superintendent Joshua Starr presents his vision for the future of MCPS with students, staff, and community leaders.

05:15 pm
MCPS News in 90

The Public Information Office presents a weekly news update of important events and information within Montgomery County Public Schools. Webcast

05:30 pm
mcpssuper

Superintendent Joshua Starr speaks to students and teachers at Kingsview Middle School about the new mobile computers and cloud-based learning platform that will enhance creativity and collaboration in the classroom. Webcast

06:00 pm
Education Matters

BOE President Philip Kauffman discusses the new Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) that all teachers and administrators must write.  SLOs provide educators  with a tool to analyze student data, create specific goals for targeted groups of students, build strategies, monitor results and reflect on their teaching. Webcast

06:30 pm
Raising Healthy Teens: Communication Skills

Realistic scenarios help parents explore good communication skills and identify many situations in which they can be most useful with their children.

07:00 pm
Quizmaster Challenge

An academic competition among the best and brightest MCPS high school students. Northwest vs. B-CC (12/3, 5, 6); Clarksburg vs. Damascus (12/3, 5, 7); Wheaton vs. Paint Branch (12/10, 12, 13); Rockville vs. Whitman (12/10, 12, 14); Watkins Mill vs. Gaithersburg (12/17, 19, 20); Einstein vs. Wootton (12/17, 19, 21); Walter Johnson vs. Northwood (12/24, 26, 27); Sherwood vs. Magruder (12/24, 26, 28); Richard Montgomery vs. Quince Orchard (12/31, 1/2, 3); Springbrook vs. Poolesville (12/31, 1/2, 4).

07:30 pm
Quizmaster Challenge

An academic competition among the best and brightest MCPS high school students. Northwest vs. B-CC (12/3, 5, 6); Clarksburg vs. Damascus (12/3, 5, 7); Wheaton vs. Paint Branch (12/10, 12, 13); Rockville vs. Whitman (12/10, 12, 14); Watkins Mill vs. Gaithersburg (12/17, 19, 20); Einstein vs. Wootton (12/17, 19, 21); Walter Johnson vs. Northwood (12/24, 26, 27); Sherwood vs. Magruder (12/24, 26, 28); Richard Montgomery vs. Quince Orchard (12/31, 1/2, 3); Springbrook vs. Poolesville (12/31, 1/2, 4).

08:00 pm
County Report This Week

Features news, events and people that are important to Montgomery County. Watch show

08:30 pm
mcpssuper

Superintendent Joshua Starr speaks to students and teachers at Kingsview Middle School about the new mobile computers and cloud-based learning platform that will enhance creativity and collaboration in the classroom. Webcast

09:00 pm
Cassatt: American Impressionist

Artist Mary Cassatt is living in Paris when her brother and his wife arrive with their three children.  Cassatt finds herself inspired by the children and uses them as models in her paintings.

10:00 pm
Education Matters

BOE President Philip Kauffman discusses the new Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) that all teachers and administrators must write.  SLOs provide educators  with a tool to analyze student data, create specific goals for targeted groups of students, build strategies, monitor results and reflect on their teaching. Webcast

10:30 pm
Great Campaigns of the Civil War

Watch reenactments of the pivotal battles of the Civil War and learn about the struggles faced by the war's leaders and soldiers.

11:00 pm
State of the Schools Address: Building Our Future Together

Superintendent Joshua Starr presents his vision for the future of MCPS with students, staff, and community leaders.

12:00 am MCPS Information and Announcements
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08:00 am
MCPS Local Programming
Various programs that provide information about schools, to parents, and the community.
01:00 pm
Board of Education Meetings
07:30 pm
County Report This Week

Features news, events and people that are important to Montgomery County. Watch show

08:00 pm
MCPS Local Programming

Various programs that provide information about schools, to parents, and the community.

12:00 am MCPS Information and Announcements

 


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