Rain or shine, anytime is a great time to get outside and explore. Whether visiting your local zoo, spending the day at the beach, or having a picnic in your backyard, engaging in outdoor exploration is a great way for kids to stay active and healthy, learn about nature, and develop important math and science skills.
PBS KIDS loves the great outdoors! Through April 29, PBS KIDS invites you to get inspired with some of our best friends from READY JET GO!, DINOSAUR TRAIN and WILD KRATTS. Tune in the week of April 25 for new and existing episodes of WILD KRATTS and NATURE CAT and then get ready to head out for some outdoor adventures!
You can explore the outdoors, too. Here are a few tips, ideas and activities to get you started.
Looking for more? We’ve pulled together a few more ideas to help you explore your outdoors today with these great activities to get you started!
Wrap up a rainbow to go with this creative and colorful culinary concoction. That’s a wrap!
In a hurry? Don’t worry! Grab a fruity, nutty and irresistibly sweet granola bar.
Curb your mid-hike appetite with this delicious homemade trail mix featuring your favorite munchables.
In this app, kids are charge of feeding, washing, and playing with baby animals.
"...when people are curious about something, they learn more, and better."
Don’t let the idea overwhelm you. A few containers and soil in a sunny spot will do.
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