Honoring Thanksgiving's Full Story

Learn more details about what the first Thanksgiving feast was really like, including the animals that were likely part of the meal.

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Fall Fun and Giving Thanks

It’s a great time of year to enjoy cooler temperatures, crunchy leaves, fun fall activities and crafts - plus talk to your little ones about gratitude!

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Gratitude Turkey Activity

There's so much to be thankful for - try making your own gratitude turkey!

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Learn Daily with PBS KIDS

Find a new educational activity every day with PBS KIDS!

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Iowa PBS KIDS Livestream

Livestream Iowa PBS KIDS programming 24/7.

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Kids Clubhouse Birthday Greetings

Birthday Monday, November 29, 2021

Nov 29, 2021 | 1 min

Happy Birthday to all of these fabulous Iowa PBS Kids Club members!

Thanksgiving Food | Wander & Wonder

Thanksgiving Food | Wander & Wonder

November 16, 2021 | 8 min

What did the Pilgrims and Native Americans eat at the first Thanksgiving? Spoiler alert: It probably wasn't Turkey!

Fall Fun and Giving Thanks

Fall Fun and Giving Thanks

November 5, 2021

It’s a great time of year to enjoy cooler temperatures, give thanks to others and enjoy fall activities! If you celebrate Thanksgiving, consider practicing gratitude this year.

No Such Thing as a Mistake | Wander & Wonder

No Such Thing as a Mistake | Wander & Wonder

October 13, 2021 | 7 min

Make art with your children while exploring how making mistakes can help us learn something new!

Family Halloween Costumes

PBS-Inspired Halloween Costumes

October 14, 2021

Halloween is the perfect time to show off your love of your favorite PBS or PBS KIDS show! If you’re looking for costume inspiration, check out our ideas from shows old and new and for fans of all ages. Bonus: We’d love to see your costumes, PBS inspired or not - add them to our gallery!

Northern Lights | Wander & Wonder

Northern Lights | Wander & Wonder

September 20, 2021 | 6 min

Explore the beauty of the Northern Lights and create Northern Lights window art!

Watch New PBS KIDS Programming This Fall

Watch New PBS KIDS Programming This Fall

September 1, 2021

Are you an Iowa PBS KID? Don’t miss out on fun new adventures this fall with some of your favorite PBS KIDS programming - a new grade for Arthur, an introduction to Alma and her neighborhood in the Bronx and traveling the globe with new episodes of Let’s Go Luna!

Become Your Hero | Wander & Wonder

Become Your Hero | Wander & Wonder

July 21, 2021 | 10 min

Abby & Vaden visit the Des Moines Playhouse and create homemade costumes to dress up as their heroes!