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On My Way to K with PBS KIDS

We know that just before Kindergarten can be an exciting, yet anxious time for caregivers and children. This toolkit will help navigate the development skills needed for kindergarten readiness. The...

Peg + Cat Camp

Peg + Cat Camp was originally designed for and by the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Camp was designed to last five half days, for a total of approximately 12.5 hours with...

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Iowa PBS Memory Game

Use this template to print game cards for kids to play Memory with their favorite PBS Characters. (coming soon)

The 50th Anniversary of the Tinker v. Des Moines Schools Decision

The 50th Anniversary of the Tinker v. Des Moines Schools Decision

Watch a live streaming presentation and discussion with Mary Beth and John Tinker as they reflect on their case and its impact.

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Storm Lake ETA Program Explores Science

Students at Storm Lake Elementary Tornado Academy explore science with The Cat in the Hat. Kids... paint... balls... ramps... laughter. What's going on at the Storm Lake Elementary Tornado Academy (...

Iowa PBS Education Chain Link Task Cards

Chain Link Task Cards

Use our Chain Link Task Cards as a way to learn math, patterns and sorting.

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Letters and Numbers Tracing Mat

Our Letters and Number Tracing Mat a great fine motor activity for the youngest learners.

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PBS KIDS Characters Bingo

Our PBS KIDS Characters Bingo game is a great way to help children learn their matching skills. Talk about what each of the programs teach children as you play, or ask them what they enjoy about each...

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STEM Backpack Program for Iowa Families

Iowa PBS Education’s commitment to STEM education continues through a backpack program aimed at Iowa libraries and early learning centers. Partnering with The Coons Foundation and The Max and Helen...


Normal Iowa family has a very Odd (Squad) camp experience

Normal Iowa family has a very Odd (Squad) camp experience Last summer, Iowa State University (ISU) Extension hosted a special camp program at the Storm Lake Methodist Church, provided through a...