Meet The Whynauts

 

Welcome to The Whynauts Home Base! Adventure starts here. Check out the episodes and resources below, and be sure to check back soon for the full season to be released this summer! Bookmark this page, and we’ll make sure to email you as soon as new episodes drop. Happy exploring!

 

Episode 1: Paleontology

Ideal for grades 3-5
Follow along with The Whynauts as they discover fossils, experience Earth’s changing el medio ambientes / environments and explore the Perot Museum’s T. Boone Pickens Life Then and Now Hall with a real Paleontologist!

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Paleontology Activities

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Episode 2: The Human Body

Ideal for grades 6-8
Jump in with The Whynauts as they immerse themselves in the Perot Museum’s Being Human Hall and learn all about the internal structures of organisms and see just how incredible the human body really is.

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Human Body Activities

When using the linked activities, hit Copy to get access to your own editable document.
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Episode 3: Staying Alive

Ideal for grades K-2
Join the Whynauts as they learn all about the basic needs of living things. Follow along as they visit the Dallas Zoo to understand how living and nonliving things are connected through interdependence / interdependencia.

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Staying Alive Activities

When using the linked activities, hit Copy to get access to your own editable document.
Cuando haga clic en estos enlaces, presione Copiar para obtener acceso a su propio documento editable. Tus padres o maestros pueden guiarte a través de las actividades usando la Guía del educador.

Episode 4: Plate Tectonics

Ideal for grades 6-8
In this episode, The Whynauts learn about the theory of plate tectonics / teoria de las placastectonicas and why the surface of the earth never stops changing.

Educator Guides coming soon!

Episode 5: Engineer It

Ideal for grades 3-5
Create and iterate with The Whynauts as they use the Engineering Design Process to solve a problem with an engineer/diseñar from Texas Instruments.

Educator Guides coming soon!

Pilot: Amazing Adaptations

Ideal for grades 3-5
The pilot episode, Amazing Adaptations, gives an in-depth look at the incredible environments across Texas and the exciting creatures that inhabit them. See what more than 40,000 students have already experienced!

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For optimal viewing, download each PDF instead of viewing in your browser.

Amazing Adaptations Activities

When using the linked activities, hit Copy to get access to your own editable document.
Cuando haga clic en estos enlaces, presione Copiar para obtener acceso a su propio documento editable. Tus padres o maestros pueden guiarte a través de las actividades usando la Guía del educador.

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Thank you to our generous sponsors for making this series possible. 

Series brought to you by
Perot Foundation
The Lamar Hunt Family

 

 


The Perot Museum partnered with Groove Jones to direct, script, and produce the series. 

Strategic Advisors: 

Cara Mía Theatre 
Seeds 2 STEM
Teach For America Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas Instruments
United to Learn
Uplift Education

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