Support for PBS Parents provided by:


  • Cat in the Hat
  • Curious George
  • Daniel Tiger
  • Dinosaur Train
  • Odd Squad
  • Peg + Cat
  • Sid the Science Kid
  • Super Why!
  • Wild Kratts
  • Martha Speaks
  • WordGirl
  • Thomas & Friends
  • Arthur
  • Sesame Street
  • The Electric Company
  • Cyberchase
  • Between the Lions
  • Mama Mirabelle
  • Caillou
  • Chuck Vanderchuck
  • Oh Noah
  • Fetch!
  • Fizzy's Lunch Lab
  • Maya & Miguel
  • Mister Rogers
  • Postcards from Buster
  • Clifford
  • SciGirls
  • Wilson & Ditch
  • WordWorld
  • DragonFly TV
  • ZOOM
Dinosaur Discoveries

Activities


Featured Activities

  • Activity
  • Episode
  • Learning Goal
  • Description
  • Dinosaur Hand Shadows
  • Episode 135: The Good Mom / Hornucopia
  • Science; Art
  • Help your child learn and create the shape of various dinosaurs.
  • Collect a Critter
  • Episode121: Dinosaur Camoflauge / Family Scavenger Hunt
  • Science; Animals
  • Help your child observe and appreciate insects and other small (safe) wild animals in your area.
  • Camouflage Cloak
  • Episode121: Dinosaur Camoflauge / Family Scavenger Hunt
  • Science; Animals; Art
  • Help your child understand how animals use camouflage to hide.
  • Bird Beak Buffet
  • Episode 120: The Old Bird / Home with Shiny & Don
  • Science; Animals
  • Experiment with different utensils and explore each tool's capacity to pick up assorted food objects.
  • All Aboard! It’s a Dino Breakfast
  • Episode 125: Pteranodon Family World Tour / Gilbert the Junior Conductor
  • Science; Math; Cooking; Literacy
  • Help your child learn how to prepare a special dinosaur-themed breakfast.
  • Playing Dino Ball Your Way
  • Episode 109: Armored Like an Ankylosaurus/Campout!
  • Teamwork; Sportsmanship
  • Invent the rules for an imaginary game featured in Dinosaur Train - Dino Ball!
  • Hungry Herbivores
  • Episode 102: The Call of the Wild Corythosaurus/Triceratops for Lunch
  • Animals; Categorization; Food; Art
  • Learn what an herbivore is, then create and compare two collages.
  • Even Bigger Than a T. Rex!
  • Episode 104: I'm a T-Rex! / Ned the Quadruped
  • Science; Measurement; Comparison
  • Comprehend the size of some gigantic dinosaurs.
  • Dinosaurs of a Feather
  • Episode 106: Fast Friends/T. Rex Teeth
  • Comparison; Observation; Birds
  • Learn about feathers and create a 3-D picture of what a feathered Velociraptor might have looked like.
  • Dinosaurs A to Z
  • Episode 105: One Smart Dinosaur / Petey the Peteinosaurus
  • Alphabet; Diversity
  • Practice the letters of the alphabet while learning about the diversity of dinosaurs.
Produced by: Support from:
Henson Company logo   Gymboree Chuck E. Cheese
2012 The Jim Henson Company. JIM HENSON'S mark & logo, DINOSAUR TRAIN mark & logo, characters and elements are trademarks of The Jim Henson Company. All Rights Reserved.

What's this?

PBS Parents Picks

  1. Cardboard Rings image

    Cardboard Rings

    Help your child turn their favorite shapes into adorable rings!


  2. Decadent Fudge Brownies image

    Decadent Fudge Brownies

    Next time your family needs a brownie fix, these brownies will definitely hit the spot.


  3. DIY Spinning Carousel image

    DIY Spinning Carousel

    Want to make a fun DIY toy that moves? This kinetic carousel spins wildly and demonstrates potential and kinetic energy.


PBS Parents Newsletter

Find activities, parenting tips, games from your child's favorite PBS KIDS programs and more.

×