Scientastic! Are You Sleeping?

Winner of two Emmy® awards!

Key Topics
Sleep, sleep-deprivation, brain function, circadian rhythms , health, team work and self-confidence

About
Werewolves! Brain-stealing aliens! Snoring! Or worse, a math test Cassie can't seem to stay awake for! Join Cassie and her alter ego Scientastica as they unlock the mysteries of sleep and discover the many unexpected consequences of not getting your proper zzzzz’s. This musical adventure will take you to fun scientific and historical sites, with special guest star Dr. Matthew Wolf-Meyer, an anthropology expert!

“Are You Sleeping?” is the winner of two 2015 Mid-Atlantic Region Emmy Awards for Children/Youth/Teen Program or Special and for Music Composition/Arrangement. It was distributed by American Public Television to more than 100 public television stations.

Format:
• Live-action and animated musical TV show for home, classroom or broadcast

Grade Level: Ages 8-13

Run-time: 56 min

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