1. Silly Story Builder—Martha Speaks | PBS KIDS Lab

    • Resource ID: PBS455
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This activity will help children build vocabulary, become familiar with essential parts of a story, and develop story sequencing skills. They can create silly stories by drawing story parts out of a bag. 

  2. Silly Sentences—Martha Speaks | PBS KIDS Lab

    • Resource ID: PBS453
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This activity will help children build vocabulary, develop story sequencing skills, and improve writing.  They will build vocabulary and writing skills by collecting “word bones” from a newspaper.

  3. Martha's Perspective—Martha Speaks | PBS KIDS Lab

    • Resource ID: PBS334
    • Grade Range: K–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Help children build vocabulary using this Martha Speaks video! Martha defines the word perspective.
    Screen reader support enabled.

  4. Pressure—Martha Speaks | PBS KIDS Lab

    • Resource ID: PBS382
    • Grade Range: K–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Help children build vocabulary using this Martha Speaks video! Martha explains the meaning of the word "pressure."

  5. Firedog Freddie—Martha Speaks | PBS KIDS Lab

    • Resource ID: PBS273
    • Grade Range: K–2
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This video will help children understand the parts of a story. Helen reads her favorite childhood story to Jake and Martha.

  6. T.D. Tells a Story—Martha Speaks | PBS KIDS Lab

    • Resource ID: PBS274
    • Grade Range: PreK–2
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This Martha Speaks video will help children identify the key elements of a story and build vocabulary. T.D. tells Jakey a story he wrote about Martha.

  7. F is for Father | Sesame Street

    • Resource ID: PBS240
    • Grade Range: PreK–1
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    A song that celebrates father figures around the world, while using words that start with "F." This resource focuses on letter "F" vocabulary.

  8. Elmo's World Dorothy Printable | Sesame Street

    • Resource ID: PBS262
    • Grade Range: PreK–1
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    What's Dorothy thinking about? Find out with this fun printable game!

  9. Wheel of Fitness

    • Resource ID: PBS460
    • Grade Range: K–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This Kindergarten through 5th grade video is similar to Wheel of Fortune. Students are chosen to spin the Wheel of Fitness and perform the exercise shown. 

  10. Making Something is One Way to Say I Love You | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    • Resource ID: PBS305
    • Grade Range: PreK–1
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    Daniel makes a greeting card. Remind kids that making something is a great way to show someone how much you care about them.

  11. Activity: Awesome Alliteration | WordGirl

    • Resource ID: PBS381
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This WordGirl lesson focuses on alliteration. Students will generate a list of alliterative words, then write an original poem using those words

  12. Tim Botsford, Fashionista | WordGirl

    • Resource ID: PBS345
    • Grade Range: 1–4
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Mr. Botsford unknowingly starts the city's latest fashion trend.

  13. How to Use Conjunctions | No Nonsense Grammar

    • Resource ID: PBS356
    • Grade Range: 1–4
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Conjunctions are a part of a speech that connects different parts of a sentence, such as groups of words, clauses, or phrases.

  14. Little Ol' Lucky Day | WordGirl

    • Resource ID: PBS355
    • Grade Range: 1–4
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    When Becky registers for a mini golf tournament, she learns about honor in this competitive sport.
    Screen reader support enabled.

  15. Here Is the Beehive

    • Resource ID: PBS201
    • Grade Range: PreK–2
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This rhyme can start a conversation with the child about where bees live, where they keep their honey, how they sound, and what they look like. It can help the child learn new words.

  16. Elmo the Musical: Cowboy "What If" Printable | Sesame Street

    • Resource ID: PBS227
    • Grade Range: PreK–1
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    Explore "What If?" and add to Elmo's picture. Imagine what animals Cowboy Elmo is leading to the ranch, and draw them!

  17. Storytime | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    • Resource ID: PBS281
    • Grade Range: PreK–1
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    Mom reads Daniel a bedtime story about Super Stanley. Teach kids that their body needs rest in order to grow.

  18. Oopsy! | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    • Resource ID: PBS285
    • Grade Range: PreK–1
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    O the Owl drops a pile of books, and Daniel helps put them back on the shelf. Teach kids to help each other, and remind them that tasks can be completed faster if they have a friend helping!

  19. Farmer Daniel | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    • Resource ID: PBS287
    • Grade Range: PreK–1
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    While Daniel and O the Owl are playing pretend, they imagine that they are real farmers. Pretend playing helps kids learn responsibilities. Encourage kids to take on different roles, so that they can better understand others' perspectives.

  20. What Else Could I Be? | Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

    • Resource ID: PBS288
    • Grade Range: PreK–1
    • Subject: Early Childhood

    Daniel imagines that he dresses up as different things. Encourage kids to take on multiple roles while playing pretend.