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*/ Scientific Inquiry Does your child always ask the question why? Why is the sky blue? How do I make my little car go faster? Where did my ice cube go? Your child is demonstrating their innate...

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

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As teachers, students, and families deal with school closures, PBS LearningMedia producers and educators have come together to curate a special collection of resources organized by grade and subject...

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Iowa PBS is here to support you in providing learning opportunities that you can be confident using with your children during school closures. We will continue to add more resources as they become...

Iowa PBS Education Chain Link Task Cards

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

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

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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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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...

You’re Never Too Young (or Old) to Learn Code

When Iowa PBS came knocking at the Storm Lake Public Library door in 2008, local librarian Elizabeth Huff was there to greet them. “They asked me if I would like to help ‘Raise a Reader,’ and I...

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Contact us at Iowa PBS Education about bringing the Ramps and Pathways education kit to your school or event. Ramps and Pathways is STEM curriculum that involves inclined planes and movement of...