STORIES

Abby and her assistant making a homemade bubble solution
July 2, 2020 | 3 min

Make your own bubble solution with these simple ingredients from PBS. Check out more activities at our Wander & Wonder page!

Abby and Everett making slime at home
July 2, 2020 | 5 min

Follow these simple steps to make slime at home - and have Abby teach you a few things too! Ingredients: 12 ounces glue 1.5 T baking soda food coloring 2T saline solution Directions: Pour glue into a...

Abby and her kid assistant holding up a painting made with vegetables
July 2, 2020 | 4 min

Get creative with painting with something you have in your house already - vegetables! Check out more activities at our Wander & Wonder page!

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.