Mimi Wortham-Brown

September 2020 on Knowitall.org

By Mimi Wortham-Brown

Images from content featured on Knowitall.org in September 2020This month, we share content for International Literacy Day through our Libraries, Literature & Learning Collection , and we remember our heroes from September 11, 2001 . We explore our Hispanic Heritage and share numerous resources for International Day of Democracy , Constitution Day and International Day of Peace . We also offer content for World Rhino Day, International Day of Sign Languages and World Tourism Day!

SC African American History Calendar: September Honoree – Xanthene Norris

By Mimi Wortham-Brown

SC African American History Calendar:    September Honoree – Xanthene NorrisAs an educator and community leader, Xanthene Sayles Norris has established an exemplary career of public service and civic engagement. Born in Winston Salem, N.C., Norris grew up and attended public schools in Greenville, S.C. She graduated from Sterling High School in 1946 as the valedictorian of her class. She earned a bachelor’s degree from Clark College in Atlanta, Ga. and a master’s degree from Furman University in Greenville. She is a retired educator who served as a Greenville County teacher, high school counselor, and adult education director. Norris was the Past Executive Director...

August 2020 - The Learning Continues on Knowitall.org!

By Mimi Wortham-Brown

Images from content featured in August 2020 on Knowitall.orgThis month on Knowitall, we’ll feature the “heart and soul” of Knowitall – our Series and Collections – that facilitate learning all year long! If you haven’t perused these resources recently, you may be surprised at all that you’ll find!We’ll also spotlight some of our new content, added over the summer, as well as some information on standards alignments that we are continuing to add, as time permits.

October 2020 on Knowitall.org!

By Mimi Wortham-Brown

Images from content featured in October 2020 on Knowitall.orgIn October, we feature content for Archaeology Month , Health Literacy Month , National Bullying Prevention Month, National Book Month , and Hispanic Heritage Month , which continues through October 15. We offer content for Fire Prevention Week/Month, International Day of Non-Violence, MFG Day, World Space Week, National Child Health Day, World Habitat Day, World Teacher’s Day, International Day of the Girl, Indigenous People’s Day ( Native American Day), National Farmer’s Day, America’s Safe Schools Week, National School Bus Safety Week, National Pharmacy Technician Day, Mole Day, National Paralegal Day, United Nations Day , National First Responders Day, National Cat Day, plus three series of Carolina Stories: Ghosts & Legends of South Carolina for Halloween !

View extraordinary science content on demand - on the SCETV App and online!

By Mimi Wortham-Brown

Image of DNAIf you've missed these extraordinary science programs on South Carolina ETV, now is a great time to catch up! View them from the SCETV App or view online ! Download the SCETV App from the iTunes App Store or the Android Store . Scroll to browse or click the quick links below. Ancient People and Places Biology The Brain Chemistry Computers and Technology Environment, Climate Change & Nuclear Disaster Geology Scientists Space Exploration Weather ANCIENT PEOPLE & PLACES 1. NOVA: Decoding the Great Pyramid Stunning new archaeological evidence provides clues about the Egyptians who built...

April 2020 on Knowitall

By Mimi Wortham-Brown

Images from content featured in April 2020 on Knowitall.orgThis Month on Knowitall.org: At-Home Learning resources and instructional materials are available from South Carolina ETV and the SC Department of Education. Find more information and links below. For School Library Month and National Poetry Month, literacy, storytelling, poetry and journalism resources abound in our Libraries, Literature & Learning Collection! Please see the list of specific dates to keep in mind all through April! Try out our resources for National Public Health Week and World Health Day. We hope you will not only view them but also act on them! View our resources for International Day of Human Space Flight, Earth Day, Yom HaShoah, International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day, Dance Day, International Jazz Day and many more! Dates and resources for additional subject areas are listed below our Libraries, Literature and Learning resources. Scroll down to Dates for Your Calendar and Knowitall Resources In Other Subject Areas.