August 2021 on KnowItAll – View Our Expanded List of Subjects, Topics and Subtopics

August 2021 on - View Our Expanded List of Subjects, Topics and Subtopics

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Educators, we have some important information to share with you!

View Our Expanded List of Subjects, Topics and Subtopics - Plus Our New Collections!

  • Our Subject areas have been expanded to include Topics and Subtopics to assist you with drilling down under each subject to locate exactly the content you need! From the home page, click on Browse by Grade & Subject, choose grade and subject, and you’ll see the Topics and Subtopics appear beneath your selected Subject on the left side of the screen. Keep clicking down to the Topic or Subtopic you’re interested in finding. When you’ve selected the Topic and Subtopic you want to explore, the assets will then appear on the right side of the page.
  • In addition to the expanded Topics and Subtopics, we’ve also added quite a number of Collections to assist you in finding exactly the content that interests you around a certain observance, theme or category of content. View details on the Collections listed below.
  • In addition to the Topics, Subtopics and Collections, we will also highlight our new content, added over the summer.  



Here’s a preview of what you’ll see under Subjects on

Career Education

  • Advice, Education & Skills
  • Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources
  • Architecture & Construction
  • Arts, A/V Technology & Communications
    • Audio/Visual Technologies
    • Journalism & Broadcasting
    • Literary Arts
    • Performing Arts
    • Printing Technologies
    • Telecommunications Technologies
    • Visual Arts
  • Business Management & Administration
  • Education & Training
  • Finance
  • Government & Public Administration
  • Green & Sustainability Skills
  • Health Science
  • Hospitality & Tourism
  • Human Services
  • Information Technology
  • Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Non-Traditional Careers
  • Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
  • Sports-Related Careers
  • Transportation, Distribution & Logistics

English Language Arts

  • Communications
  • Inquiry Based Literacy
  • Reading – Information Text
  • Reading – Literary Text
  • Writing

Health Education

  • Alcohol, Drugs and Tobacco
  • Nutrition and Physical Activity
  • Personal and Community Health
  • Safety


  • Algebra
  • Algebraic Thinking and Operations
  • Geometry
  • Measurement, Time and Money
  • Ratios and Proportions

Physical Education


  • Earth Science
    • Composition of Earth
    • Earth’s History
    • Earth’s Natural Resources
    • Space Science
    • Weather & Climate
  • Life Science
    • Cells as a System
    • Environments & Habitats
    • Genetics & Heredity
    • The Animal Kingdom
      • Amphibians
      • Birds
      • Fish
      • Insects
      • Invertebrate
      • Mammals
      • Reptiles
    • The Plant Kingdom
      • Carnivorous Plants
      • Flowering Plants
      • Nonflowering Plants
      • Shrubs
      • Trees
  • Physical Science
  • Chemistry
  • Energy Transfer
  • Forces & Motion
  • Matter
  • Sound & Light
  • Science and Engineering Practices

Social Studies

  • Contemporary Cultures
    • 1-Global Trade After 1600
    • 2-Limited and Unlimited Government
    • 3-Independence Movements
    • 4-Impact of the Holocaust
    • 5-Cultural Contributions
      • African American Culture
      • Hispanic Culture
      • Native American Culture
  • Early Cultures
  • Economics and Personal Finance
  • Foundations of Social Science
  • S.C. History
    • A. Places and Regions in South Carolina
    • B. First People & Early Explorers
    • C. Settlement
      • 1-Colonial Life
      • 2-Role of Enslaved Africans
      • 3-Colonial Government
      • 4-Colonial Economy
    • D. The American Revolution
      • Pre-Revolutionary War
      • Revolutionary War – Battles
      • Revolutionary War - People
    • E. The New Nation
      • A. New Nation and State
      • B. Cotton Becomes King
  • F. The Civil War
    • A. Pre-Civil War Tensions
    • B. Southern States Secede
    • C. The Battlefield
    • D. The War at Home
  • G. Late 19th Century
    • 1-Reconstruction
    • 2-Industrialization
    • 3-The Tillman Era
    • 4-The Progressive Movement
  • H. Early 20th Century
    • 1-World War I
    • 2-The Roaring Twenties
    • 3-The Great Depression
    • 4-World War II
  • I. Late 20th & Early 21st Centuries
    • 1-Cold War America
    • 2-The Civil Rights Movement
    • 3-The Political Landscape
    • 4-The Economic Landscape
  • J. Historical Places
    • Beaches
    • Business
    • Colonial Structures
    • Communities, Towns and Cities
    • Government Buildings
    • Healthcare Institutions
    • Hotels and Lodging
    • Houses and Gardens
    • Landmarks and Battlefields
    • Military Installations
    • Museums
    • Religious Institutions/Churches
    • Schools/Educational Institutions
    • State and National Parks
    • Textile Mills
  • K. Culture & Society
    • Agriculture
    • Artifacts, Monuments & Symbols
    • Ceremonies, Parades and Demonstrations
    • Domestic Life
    • Education
    • Folklore
    • Food Traditions
    • Healthcare & Medicine
    • Leadership
    • Natural Disasters
    • Organizations
    • Recreation & Sports
    • Religion
    • The Arts
    • Transportation
  • U.S. Government
  • U.S. History
    • A. First Americans & the New World
    • B. The Road to Independence
    • C. Creating a Nation
    • D. The American Civil War
    • E. Reconstruction & Industrial Development
    • F. United States Becomes a World Power
    • G. 1920s and 1930s
    • H. Impact of World War II
    • I. Contemporary America
      • 1-The Vietnam War
      • 2-Civil Rights Movement
      • 3-Key Political and Economic Issues
      • 4-America’s Role in a Changing World
      • 5-Environmental Issues
  • World Geography
    • Characteristics of Culture
    • Human Populations
  • World History
    • Global Warfare in Early 20th Century


  • Computer Science
  • Digital Literacy
  • STEM

Visual & Performing Arts

  • Arts / Career Education
  • Dance
  • Drawing, Painting & Illustrating
  • Media Arts
  • Music
    • Music Education
    • Music History
    • Musical Styles
  • Sculpture
  • Theater
  • Traditional Art
    • Basketry
    • Pottery
    • Textiles
    • Weaving
    • Woodworking

World Languages

  • American Sign Language
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

Please visit to explore the full list of Subjects and to view the Topics and Subtopics that are available under each Subject area.  Just click on Browse by Grade & Subject, choose grade and subject, then continue clicking down the list to view them all.



We often say that the “heart and soul” of Knowitall are our Series and Collections. If you haven’t perused these resources recently, you may be surprised at all that you’ll find!

As we start the new school year, we’d like to focus your attention, in particular, on our Collections. Over the summer, we’ve been working to expand our Collections to include some observances, themes and celebrations that we believe will be helpful to you in planning for these events throughout the year.

Our updated list of Collections now includes:

About KnowItAll

African American History

All Interactives

Animal Lovers


BK Collection: All Things Ladybugs

Career Explorations!

Chernobyl Event

Coloring & Activity Sheets

Confederate Flag - SC History

Digital Traditions – Special Projects

Dive In…to KnowItAll!

Environmental Awareness


ETV StreamlineSC

Explore South Carolina

Ghosts & Legends of South Carolina



Higher Education & Workforce Development

Hispanic Heritage



Holidays & Observances

Holocaust Remembrance

International Collection

It’s Storytime!

Knowitall Healthy!

>Resources on a number of ways to increase safety for young people and teens, including traffic safety, Internet safety, prom and graduation safety, date rape, gangs, and more. 

Knowitall Interns

KnowItAll Series by Grade

KnowItAll Series by Subject


>Please note: Broadcasts end July 28, but programs are still available online.

Libraries, Literature & Learning

Limited-Access Series

>Please note the expiration dates on these series.

Martin Luther King Collection

Military Observances

Music Collection

Native American Heritage

Noted South Carolinians

Persons with Disabilities

Professional Development

Programs for Students 

Remembering 9/11

South Carolina Counties

Space Exploration

Spanish Translations

Sports in South Carolina

Student Gallery


Teacher Resources

Tech Tools


Virtual Field Trips & Tours


Wars & Conflicts

What’s New!

Women in Leadership

Women’s History





Please check our What’s New area frequently to stay up on all the new content recently added to!


TO GET THE MOST OUT OF KNOWITALL, EXPLORE THESE AREAS! features over 9,000 mobile-friendly videos, worksheets, and interactives for preK-12. Now you can drill down to the specific Topics and Subtopics you’re interested in.

Find topical content and lessons grouped together for your convenience. These are available all year long for your planning purposes.

Lesson plans for teachers that meet South Carolina standards.

Find featured content and helpful information on using throughout the month!

Find new content recently added. Visit often, so you won’t miss a thing!

We welcome your questions and comments! We would love to hear from you!


The Learning Continues on!