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 Kindness Tree
Creating a paper kindness tree can help your child take pride in her actions of showing kindness to others.
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 Silly Folded Picture
Creating a silly picture with others can help your child develop creativity and cooperative learning skills.
All About Feelings
Making a feelings book can help your child better understand and label her feelings.
Build A Sign
In this activity, your child can go on a sign hunt to practice letter recognition and sign reading skills.
A trip to your local library can be lots of fun! Help your child find a book on butterflies and metamorphosis and then act out how a caterpillar turns into a butterfly.
Get the whole family involved in this game to play in the car! Your child can learn new words and practice map reading skills while you go from place to place.
Cold As Ice
Combining literacy and science, your child can make a healthy frozen snack while learning temperature vocabulary!
You child can make a card of compliments for a friend or family member using kind words like WordGirl might use.
Your child can practice measurement skills and learn cooking vocabulary in this activity where you team up to bake a yummy yellow cake.
Making gift coupons is one way to say “I love you.” Together with your child, create a coupon book of ways your child can help with a family task or give as a gift on special occasions.
Is your child interested in another language? Help him create a simple bilingual dictionary to practice fun words in another language.
There are so many characters in a fairytale story! Your child can draw pictures of fairytale characters, like Rapunzel and the Three Little Pigs, and then use those pictures to play a memory game.
Family Guide (English and Spanish)
Parents can use this printable guide to find ideas for growing a child's vocabulary using Martha Speaks and related activities.