Teacher Review for PBS LearningMedia

Superb selection of media resources that keeps getting better

Jenny O.
Classroom teacher
A.D. Henderson University School
Boca Raton, FL
Show More
My Grades K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
My Rating
Learning Scores
Engagement
Pedagogy
Support
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time 5-15 minutes
Great for Creation
Further application
Homework
Individual
Knowledge gain
Small group
Student-driven work
Teacher-led lessons
Whole class
Great with Advanced learners
ELL
General
Low literacy
Special needs
How I Use It
I use this site several times a week. I love that I can save and organize resources by topic. I use videos for introducing units. My students use the interactive activities to explore for themselves the topics that we are covering. I love the quiz feature. This site has so many uses!
My Take
The number of media resources is impressive for any site, but even more for a free resource! I love that they keep updating and improving the site. It is often my first stop when I begin to plan a unit. The new Lesson Builder, Quiz Maker, and Storyboard options only add the the usability of the site. They have also gotten around the student log in issues by generating a code for the teacher to give to the students. The regular updates make this site a winner in my book.