We are moving into our third week of Arkansas AMI with brand new programming and resources!
The Arkansas Department of Education will be sending digital AMI packets to each school district. Then, schools can personalize the lesson plans and are responsible for getting them to students. Schools will determine how best to distribute these materials to families - or families can find them online on their own. Basic lesson plans can be downloaded by individuals, parents, caretakers and others who want to use these resources at myarkansaspbs.org/ArkansasAMI.
Arkansas AMI Week 3 Schedule
What We’re Learning
“Arkansas AMI” Pre-K-2 Grade Band
With Arkansas Department of Education band host Randi House and Math Games host Joel Lookadoo, we’re learning more about measurements, shapes and numbers. “Peg & Cat” will teach us how to measure our way to buried treasure. “Odd Squad” will help us learn how to solve codes using patterns and addition. Our pal “Nature Cat” will teach us how the moon disappears, why some things are easier to see in the dark, and how to think like a scientist on the International Space Station. “Molly of Denali”will help us know what to do when we have a mosquito problem.
“Arkansas AMI” 3-5th Grade Band
This week, Arkansas Department of Education band co-hosts Meghan Ables and Courtney Cochran, as well as Math Games host Joel Lookadoo are helping us gain new math skills. “Cyberchase” will help us understand the role place value in the number system and help us learn the secrets of symmetry. We’re learning how to digitally track spotted eagle rays and how to choose the best exercise with “SciGirls”. We will learn the importance of checking data, especially when it comes to lemonade with the “Odd Squad” team. We’re taking a kite flying adventure with “Arthur”.
“Arkansas AMI” 6-8th Grade Band
This week Arkansas Department of Education band host Stacey McAdoo and Math Games host Joel Lookadoo are helping us learn how animals can fly and how flying is used as a survival mechanism with “Super Nature – Wild Flyers.” We’ll also discover more about the Ethiopian community outside Washington D.C. and one of the largest and most diverse Middle Eastern communities in America found outside Detroit with “No Passport Required.” Together, we’ll trace ancient knowledge and cutting-edge science to discover who were America’s First People with “Native America.” We’re also learning how to create a computer animation with “SciGirls” and exploring a magical underwater island with “Changing Seas.”