At-Home Learning | March 18, 2020

Resources by Subject Area (PreK-2)

Resources for Families by Subject Area

  • Science
      • Curious George: Aimed at preschool viewers, Curious George inspires children to explore science, engineering, and math in the world around them.
      • Nature Nuggets: Nature Nuggets are short, minute-long videos drawn from NATURE, one of the most watched documentary film series on public television. You can also find resources for parents and caregivers from NATURE here
      • The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That: The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! is designed to spark a love of learning and an interest in science and engineering in preschool-aged children.
      • Everyday Learning: Science: The Everyday Science collection builds on children’s natural sense of curiosity, wonder, and discovery to create an interest in science that will be a foundation for school success.
      • Dinosaur Train: Dinosaur Train embraces and celebrates the fascination that preschoolers have with both dinosaurs and trains, while encouraging basic scientific thinking skills. 
      • Wild Kratts: Join the adventures of Chris and Martin Kratt as they encounter incredible wild animals, combining science education with fun and adventure.
      • Nature Cat: The show follows Fred, a house cat who dreams of exploring the great outdoors.
  • Literacy
      • Molly of Denali: Join Molly, an Alaska Native girl, her dog Suki, and friends Tooey and Trini on their adventures in epically beautiful Alaska.
      • Arthur: Arthur’s goals are to help foster an interest in reading and writing, to encourage positive social skills, and to model age-appropriate problem-solving strategies.
  • Social Emotional Learning
      • Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: Through imagination, creativity and music, Daniel and his friends learn the key social skills necessary for school and for life.
      • Clifford the Big Red Dog: Come and play with Clifford the Big Red Dog! 
      • Sesame Street: Children learn to use their imaginations, build social skills, and respect people’s differences.
  • Math
      • Everyday Math: The Everyday Math for Preschoolers collection aims to help young children develop positive beliefs about themselves as mathematicians and create a foundation for success in school.
      • Peg + Cat: Peg + Cat will inspire preschoolers’ natural curiosity about math and help them develop new skills and strategies for solving problems creatively in their daily lives.
      • Cyberchase: Brain power to the rescue! Join Inez, Jackie, and Matt, and their cyberpal, Digit, to stop Hacker.
  • The Arts, Social Studies, etc. 
    • Pinkalicious and Peterrific: Together with their friends and neighbors in Pinkville, Pinkalicious and her younger brother Peter get into all kinds of artful adventures.
    • Art to Heart: The Art to Heart collection encourages kids to think openly, create new meaning and be more tolerant of others’ differences. 
    • Meet the Helpers: MEET THE HELPERS is designed to introduce children to community helpers and practice emergency preparedness.
    • Let’s Go Luna: Follow the adventures of three friends as they traverse the globe with their parents’ traveling performance troupe, “Circo Fabuloso.”
    • Oh Noah: Join Noah for adventures in Spanish!

 

You can see all of the PBS KIDS Learning Goals here.