Social & Emotional Activity Finder
PBS KIDS’ beloved characters model behavior and provide strategies that help kids manage their emotions, build friendships and develop good character. Use this activity finder to further foster your child’s growth.
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A Parent's Guide to NonFiction
Parents can use this guide to understand ways to introduce non-fiction into your child's reading and help them understand and learn from it.
A Super Race
In this fast-paced letter learning activity, your child can practice rhyming, letter recognition and sounds, alphabetizing, and more by completing segments in a word race.
A Surprise Party
Your child can use her creativity and letter writing skills to decorate for a surprise party for a friend or family member. Try these decorating ideas.
ABC Scrub With Me
In this activity, you'll find ways to emphasize hygiene and handwashing while practicing letters and letter sounds with your child.
In this activity, your child can practice alphabet skills by following a trail of Alpha Pig's alphabet letters to find a hidden treasure.
Alphabet Corn Maze
This corn maze of letters will help your child practice the alphabet. Take it a step further and create a maze with other words to help your child develop spelling and writing skills.
Your child can practice letter recognition and letter sounds by creating and completing his own alphabet puzzle.
Around Your World
Literacy and geography go hand in hand with this activity that focuses on drawing and labeling the continents of the world.
Your child can express his creativity by putting on an art show at home. You can include literacy skills too by brainstorming rhyming words and then incorporating them into the drawings.
Dog uses different motions and gestures to get other characters to guess what he wants. In this game, use gestures and words to have your child guess which B word you are thinking of. Your child can also use gestures and words to describe a B word for you to guess!
Together with your child, make a book about manners to help your child practice writing skills and learn about concepts like please and thank you.
Build A Sign
In this activity, your child can go on a sign hunt to practice letter recognition and sign reading skills.
Build a Tent
In this "pin the tail on the horse" game, your child can practice letter sounds, printing, and rhyming.
Build A Word Thing
When letters are decorated to look like the word they represent, it's called a WordThing. In this activity, your child can explore new vocabulary about birds while creating a bird WordThing.