From shopping to wrapping to delivering gifts, the KONY Coins for Kids program does it all through the assistance of businesses and individuals who volunteer time and donate money and supplies to provide a Christmas to kids in need.
As they eagerly awaited the arrival of Santa Claus in a hangar at the Cedar City Airport on Tuesday morning, the entire student body from East Elementary School enthusiastically chanted, 'Santa, Santa, Santa!'
Bring food and warmth to the cold and hungry. Drop off food, coats and gloves to the Eccles Broadcast Center, 101 Wasatch Drive, 7:30 am to 6 pm on Dec 13 - a project of UEN, KUED and KUER for the Crossroads Urban Center and the families of Utah.
We've added 55 new PBS titles to eMedia. You can find a list of the new titles here and check back in the next few weeks because even more PBS titles will be added. Utah educators can access eMedia via Pioneer Online Library.
SCIENCEBefore reading:1. Can you list one or more traits you inherited from your parents?2. Pick a plant or animal that lives near you. How has it adapted to life in its environment? What makes it well suited there? What might make it poorly suited to live someplace quite different?During reading:1. In what ways does a trait help an organism?2. What do kudzu, lionfish and fire ants have in common?3. List some ways people alter Earth.4. What are cichlids?5. How did the introduction of Nile perch change the cichlid population in Lake Victoria?6. Did all cichlids adapt to the introduction of the perch? How did researchers answer that question?7. What is the advantage to cichlids of having a big head? A smaller head?8. Why do male crickets chirp?9. Explain the difference between a parasite and a parasitoid.