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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Architecture Scavenger Hunt
Your child can go on a scavenger hunt for shapes! Children can find shapes around their neighborhood and draw pictures of the shapes and where they found them.
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!
Back To School Tips for Parents
This great resource provides parents with tips to help children notice math in their everyday lives through numbers, measurement, patterns, and more.
Bake “Get Out the Mad” Cookies
Baking cookies can be a great activity to do with your child, both to build measurement skills and to give your child an outlet to knead cookie dough.
Bake Easy Mini Pizzas
Tasting new foods can be fun. Together with your child, create and cook a pizza with some new toppings.
In this balance activity, your child can build a toy that seems like it couldn't possibly stand up on its own, and then discover why it can.
In this activity, your child can explore the concept of neutral buoyancy by finding out the best way to make a balloon move or keeping it from moving altogether?
Ready, set, fight! In this game, pit balloons against each other to see who comes out the winner while learning about thrust and force.
Using role-play strategies, talk with your child about how to handle scary situations like being lost.
Washing and decorating your family's bicycles and tricycles can be a fun way to talk about the similarities and differences between these two vehicles.
Older children can practice being a good role model by reading, drawing and painting with younger children.