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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"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.
2-Wheel Balloon Car
In this activity, your child can create a 2-wheeled thrust-powered car from a few simple materials and a balloon.
4-Wheel Balloon Car
In this activity, your child can create a 4-wheeled thrust-powered car from a few simple materials and a balloon.
A "Lost" List
Together with your child, talk about and make a list of what your child should do if she is ever lost.
A Colorful Hypothesis
Using food coloring and water, your child can practice making a hypothesis and explore how to mix colors to make new colors.
A Folktale Play
Listenting to and learning about folktales can help children better understand cultures from around the world. Together with your child, choose a folktale and perform it as a play.
A House Just Right for Me!
The Cat in the Hat and his pals need houses that are just the right size. Using printable finger puppets, your child can measure and build paper houses that are just perfect for the Cat, Sally, and Nick.
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.
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.