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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Crayon Resist Garden Painting
Using crayons and food coloring, your child can talk about plants and their parts while creating his own garden in the crayon resist style of painting.
Create a “My Favorite Toys” Book
Your child can develop writing skills by creating a book all about his favorite toys.
Create an Herbivore Collage
Some dinosaurs were herbivores, or animals that only ate plants. Learn about modern day herbivores and the foods that they eat by creating two collages.
Create Your Own “My Family Traditions” Book
Making a book about your family can be a fun way for your child to learn about family history and traditions.
Create Your Own Feeling Words Book
Making a feelings book can help your child better understand and label her feelings.
Creating Memorization Skills Through Play
Playing pretend restaurant can be fun and help build memory and literacy skills.
Try extending familiar rhymes and songs by putting on a play or making this edible craft.
Providing opportunities to explore the stories, music and language of their own and other cultures can expand your child's appreciation of the diverse cultures in the world.
Using these printable characters and plants, your child can create his own Nature Cat gardening scene.
Seeds can be dispersed in nature in many ways. Your child can learn about different seeds and then do a dance to act out how the seeds are scattered.
Dandelion Fingerprint Painting
Your child can combine science and art by creating a fingerprint painting of a dandelion and its blowing seeds.
Definition of Cool
Brainstorming a list of talents and attributes can help your child build self-esteem and discover that being cool means feeling good about your actions and yourself.
Dinosaur Hand Shadows
Using printable silhouettes and a flashlight, you and your child can create dinosaur shaped hand shadows.
Dinosaurs of a Feather
Examining clean bird feathers can help your child understand that different types of feathers serve different purposes. After examining the feathers, your child can create a picture of a Velociraptor with feathers.