Social Connectedness

Curated civic resources that enrich civic learning for children from third to fifth grades. 

The Hill We Climb

Poet Amanda Gorman reads ‘The Hill We Climb’ from the Biden inauguration.

Kid Citizen: Community Helpers

Community Helpers using a photo of a man delivering ice to a school over 120 years ago. You will see the clothes they wear, their horses, and you will see how they are community helpers.

Encouragement and Inclusion

Students see local Nebraskans read books aloud on video. Each book discusses an element of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

Soil Collection Project

Students can order a free soil collection kit from the university. When they get the kit, they can test soil like real scientists.

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