Youth Expression Showcase

Our weekly radio program invites students in Grades K-12 to perform live on the air. Hear young musicians, singer/songwriters, photographers, writers, poets and other people who express themselves through the arts.

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SLB Radio’s Oral History Program connects teens with adult role models in their communities. Click here to listen.

Callers

Since 1978, The Saturday Light Brigade has broadcast LIVE spontaneous on-air phone calls from kids and adults as part of its Saturday morning radio program. Now you can hear some of the most memorable calls from people participating in on-air games and other participatory features or simply calling to tell us about something exciting.

Performance

Join us as we celebrate the original talent in our midst with these weekly archives of in-studio performances by regional and national musicians and artists. Folk, bluegrass, jazz, singer/songwriter, international, storytellers and more!

Interviews

Audio replays from the hundreds of arts, human services and other non-profit organizations interviewed by SLB each year.

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Winchester Thurston School Science 9: Integrated Physics

December 16, 2015 – 11:06 am
P1020800_thumb In Fall 2015, students in the Science 9 Integrated Physics course were learning about kinematics through the exploration of car crashes. As part of this work, the students participated in design challenges and created PSAs on various aspects of auto safety. They also learned the technology to create their final PSAs.

From There to Here…2014/2015

November 4, 2014 – 2:47 pm
IMG_5627 As part of their Fall 2014 Social Studies unit, thirty-three Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to the U.S. from other countries. This collaboration between SLB Radio Productions, Inc. and Winchester Thurston School was funded by the City as Our Campus initiative.

From There to Here…2014

May 5, 2014 – 12:23 pm
Mpande_Mwape1_small As part of their Spring 2014 Social Studies unit, thirty Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to the U.S. from other countries. Here are excerpts from these interviews, and the students’ reflections on this project. This collaboration between SLB Radio Productions, Inc. and Winchester Thurston School was funded by the City as Our Campus initiative.

YES: Brilliant Bookworms

December 14, 2013 – 2:28 pm
BB_edit From 12/14/13: Stories from the Winchester Thurston Brilliant Bookworms

From There to Here…2013

May 8, 2013 – 11:44 am
IMG_8097 As part of their Spring 2013 Social Studies unit, twenty-three Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to the U.S. from other countries.

Vietnam – Stories from U.S. Veterans

September 11, 2012 – 11:19 am
Winchester Thurston Vietnam Vets On May 7th 2012, nine veterans met with Winchester Thurston School eleventh graders to share experiences and stories from their service during the Vietnam War. The accounts below include these student interviews as well as reflections based on these conversations, all of which were conducted as part of a U.S. History class and The City as Our Campus program (directed by Ms. Teresa DeFlitch). Special thanks to Dr. Alexis Macklin at the Senator John Heinz History Center.

From There to Here…2012

May 29, 2012 – 2:36 pm
WinchesterThurstonStorybox 003 As part of their Spring 2012 Social Studies unit, twenty-eight Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to the U.S. from other countries. Here are excerpts from these interviews, and the students’ reflections on this project.

YES: Brilliant Bookworms

February 11, 2012 – 3:48 pm
2012-02-11-Sat Show Pics 004 New at Neighborhoodvoices: Members of the Brilliant Bookworms club at Winchester Thurston, sharing their 'Ticketster Tales,' live on SLB.

Youth Expression Showcase: Brilliant Bookworms!

October 15, 2011 – 12:32 pm
IMG_2413 Joining us, members of the Brilliant Bookworms club at Winchester Thurston, where students practice and enjoy the act of storytelling.

From There to Here…

August 24, 2011 – 10:24 am
WinchesterThurston-TheretoHere As part of their Spring 2011 Social Studies unit, thirty-one Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to the U.S. from other countries. Here are excerpts from these interviews, and the students' reflections on this project. This collaboration between SLB Radio Productions, Inc. and Winchester Thurston School and was funded by the City as Our Campus initiative. .