All Camp PBS Parents Activities

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Family Drawing Game

Doodling offers some surprising benefits for kids and adults. Here’s a fun and easy way to get the whole family doodling and laughing together.

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Beach Art – Shell Painting

Painting shells is a classic art project, but sometimes it gets overshadowed by more complicated ideas. Enjoy this simple craft with your children.

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Head West, Young Man (And Woman)!

Inspired by the cross country U.S. road trip my family is currently in the midst of, here’s an at-home or in the car (or in a hotel room, in our case) activity built around the directions on a compass: North, South, East and West.

BEST EVER BUBBLE RECIPE

Best EVER Bubble Recipe

Making bubbles from scratch isn’t just cheaper — it’s also a simple science project for young kids. Get our best ever bubble recipe!

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Classic War Card Game for Kids

This War card game for kids doesn’t require strategy or skills. But kids can practice number recognition and number values while learning about winning or losing.

Camp PBS Parents Everyday Moments Summer Project

The Everyday Moments of Summer Project

In this project, kids record everyday moments throughout the summer. At the end of the summer, your child will have a story built from these tiny moments.

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Make Art with Nature

This summer, create beautiful works of art with nature and learn about the influential artists behind the environmental art movement.