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Parent & Family Toolkit

Find playful learning activities, information, and tips for parents to help children play and learn at home.


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Summer of Possibilities: Play Your Way

summer of possibilitiesSpark curiosity and creativity with hands-on activities, tips, and games around different themes supporting literacy, math, science, and life skills from PBS KIDS.


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Play Your Way! Calendar

summer of possibilities calendarThe summer is full of possibilities and so is your child. Play your way and choose activities, games, and videos to enjoy from this monthly calendar.


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Media STEPs

media STEPsFollow MPT's Media STEPs and use trusted media to inspire learning at home, in the classroom and beyond.


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Your Digital Backpack

digital backpackYour Digital Backpack is a new initiative that brings together trusted organizations across the state to share free early learning resources and information for parents and caregivers.


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"Learn Along" Bingo Packets

PBS KIDS bingoThese bilingual, weekly “Learn Along” Bingo packets (Grades PreK-2) include a range of thematic learning opportunities for children to choose their own learning adventures.


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Daily Activity Schedule

calendarFind fun, daily activities and crafts to do with your children using items in your home and a few basic supplies.

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Thinkport Learning Resources

learning resourcesFind early childhood resources to help engage with young children in playful learning time using games, videos, and activities from popular PBS KIDS programs.



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Discover Nature Science Series

discover nature seriesIgnite wonder while exploring the outdoor world with this collection of inquiry-based activities that combines PBS KIDS educational media with hands-on, nature-based learning to spark curiosity and promote creativity.


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PBS KIDS for Parents

pbs kids for parentsFind activities, games and tips to support your children's learning during a very different school year.



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Sesame Workshop Coming Together

pbs kids for parentsDiscover resources designed to provide families with the tools they need to build racial literacy and have open conversations with young children, as well as to engage allies and advocates to become upstanders against racism.

» Go to Sesame Street in Communities


Parent and Family Digital Learning Guide

Learning GuideThis “Parent and Family Digital Learning Guide” from the U.S. Department of Education will inform you, as a parent or caregiver, as you monitor your child’s progress as your child accesses and uses technology for learning.


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At-Home Learning Activities for Early Childhood

activitiesCheck out these short videos of our education staff demonstrating easy At-Home Learning activities you can try with your kids!



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PBS KIDS Newsletter

pbs kids dailySign up for the new weekly newsletter, and get activities and tips you can use to help your kids play and learn at home.



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Bright By Text

bright by textSign up for this free resource to receive announcements and educational activities sent straight to your phone.



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Ready to Learn Family Resources

ready to lernFind digital resources and hands-on-activities that you can use with your children to explore science and support literacy development.



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Caring for Each Other

sesame street caringExplore Sesame Street’s family and caregiver resources designed to provide comfort, manage anxiety, and foster playful learning at home. You’ll find activities for daily routines, videos, printables, and interactive games.


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Khan Academy

khanUse the quick start guide to create your parent account and get access to free learning resources so you can support your child’s learning at home.



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