family activities

Iowa PBS is here to support you in providing learning opportunities that you can be confident using with your children during school closures.

Children Coloring

As teachers, students and families address a new school year, PBS Educational Consultants and educators have come together to curate activities around different educational themes supported by our...

Young Explorer

Young Explorers is a growing collection of great videos, activities, and materials designed for children ages 4-9. In collaboration with other great Iowa education partners, children are encouraged...

Family on computer and mobile device

Iowa PBS is collaborating with agencies and organizations to provide access to educational enrichment options.

Mother with children using a tablet.

Iowa PBS and PBS provide several great resources for elementary students, parents, and educators.

Iowa PBS Education Chain Link Task Cards

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

pic mat

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

librarians with backpacks

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...

Family

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...

IPTV Virtual PreK Manipulatives

Virtual Pre-K is a hands-on learning resource developed for preschool teachers, parents and children. Virtual Pre-K demonstrates concepts and skills taught in a preschool classroom and offers ways...