STORIES

How to Stay Away from Germs!
April 2, 2020 | 1 min

Learn about Odd Squad’s Healthy Habits with The Big O. In this one-minute Agent Training Video, The Big O shares how Odd Squad agents stay away from germs. Keep your hands away from your face,...

PBS Kids characters with crayons
March 31, 2020

Color a PBS Kids character and send us your finished masterpiece!

Family learning online.
March 27, 2020

To provide some social interaction while we are social distancing, Iowa PBS has compiled a list of virtual events and activities from organizations across the state. Click the organization's name for...

Daniel Tiger washing his hands.
March 19, 2020 | 1 min 11 sec

Daniel imagines that he can make all of the germs on his hands go away.

Kids washing hands.
March 16, 2020 | 60 Sec

Child washing hands.
March 12, 2020 | 39 sec

Teach your children how to properly wash their hands.

Child washing hands.
March 12, 2020 | 23 sec

Practice healthy habits like washing your hands to protect yourself against illness.

Man and two children wash their hands
March 11, 2020

There are simple habits children can use to help stay healthy all year, but especially during cold and flu season. Use the below resources from Iowa PBS, PBS KIDS, Sesame Street and other public media stations as a fun reminder for kids.

Kids Feeling Safe
March 10, 2020 | 2 min

When something scary happens, like a disease outbreak, it's important to make children feel safe and to talk with them about their feelings. Watch our video resources with your children to talk about...