Mimi Wortham-Brown

December 2020 on KnowItAll: Extend the Learning - All Through the Holidays!

By Mimi Wortham-Brown

Images from content featured on KnowItAll.org for December 2020 - Extend the Learning - All Through the Holidays! We are excited to share four new series, an assortment of interactive Activities, and numerous Series and Collections on a wide array of topics that may surprise you – all right here on KnowItAll! Favorites include such well-loved Activities as Artopia , GullahNet , Hobby Shop , Kids Work! , NASA CONNECT Math Simulations , NASA Online – Science Simulations , and RiverVenture , plus virtual tours from Let’s Go! and Let’s Go! CAREERS . For those who love history, we offer History In A Nutshell , Between the Waters , Congaree Swamp Stories and Carolina Stories ! All provide excellent ways to...

November 2020 on KnowItAll.org!

By Mimi Wortham-Brown

Images from content featured on KnowItAll.org in November 2020In November, we feature content for National Career Development , Native American Heritage , and College Application Months . We also have assets for National Authors’ Day , National Family Literacy Day , Job Action Day, STEM/STEAM Day , Veterans Day , America Recycles Day, National Rural Health Day and Universal Children’s Day . View Dates for Your Calendar below for more dates and resources! Coming Soon! Our new KnowItAll.org website, which combines the resources from LearningWhy into KnowItAll.org.

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 !

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!

South Carolina 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.

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