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WMHT Family Resources

Raising and educating a child is an adventure and WMHT is here to help you along the way. Our programs are designed to address the educational, social, and emotional needs of children. Explore helpful resources below including Ready to Learn games and activities, PBS Kids Apps, and PBS Kids Video.

Click here to learn more about children and media.

PBS LearningMedia New York

PBS LearningMedia New York

Extensive resources for students of all ages.

Common Core Curriculum & Assessments

Common Core Curriculum & Assessments

Learn more about the Common Core Standards and the upcoming Grade 3-8 state assessments in English language arts and math.

Ready To Learn

Ready To Learn

Strengthening early literacy skills to prepare children for success in school.

PBS Parents

PBS Parents

Explore PBS parenting resources and tips on raising children, planning birthday parties & kids activities.

Sesame Street Tool Kits

Sesame Street Resources for Families & Caregivers

As parents, grandparents and caregivers, we want to help our children and make sense of the words and imagery they are seeing on TV and other media. Sesame Street has put together a packet of materials in hopes of helping families cope with these issues. Those materials, available here (as a pdf), are free for you to download.  

Check out all the free Sesame Street Tool Kits here.

Nutrition TipsNutrition Tips for Families

Visit our Nutrition Tips page for helpful suggestions on healthy cooking and eating for families with kids by Senior Nutritionist Ellie Wilson offers.

Arthur

Kids' Program Descriptions & Schedule

For a quick overview of the educational goals of the programs below, along with a one-sheet printable schedule of WMHT children's programs, click here.

Family News

The Explore More Science Fair

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Come to Howe Caverns and meet Daniel Tiger on Saturday, August 18 from 11am-4pm as part of the 2nd Annual Explore More Science Fair!

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Summer Food Hunger Issues

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Over 13 million children in the United States live in a "food insecure" home.

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NOVA Black Holes App Educator Guide

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Teach students about the life cycle of a star, different types of celestial objects and their properties, and where black holes come from!

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A Brief History of the First Earth Day

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Did you know that an estimated 20 million Americans participated in the first Earth Day on April 22, 1970?

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How and Why We Read

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Stores are about communication! Recognize D.E.A.R. (Drop Everything and Read) Month with this Crash Course lesson, in which John Green asks: “Why do we read? What's the point of reading critically?”

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Pi Day

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March 14, of course, is Pi Day! Since Pi is a very special ratio, it calls for a very special holiday. Take students inside the world of π with "All About the Holidays'" overview of this amazing ratio!

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Visualizing

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When you close your eyes, what place do you think about that makes you happy?

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Girls in STEM 2018

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Experience the fun in STEM at this free event.

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Valentine's Day Science

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What better excuse to talk about the heart’s structure and function than on Valentine’s Day!

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Black History Month | Malcolm X

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Help your class deepen their understanding and knowledge of black history through the life of Malcolm X, African American leader and human rights activist, with the following "American Icons" lesson plan.

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Crafts for Kids

Simple Water and Oil Experiment

This simple experiment with oil and water will introduce the concept of polarity and density to your child. The post...

Reading Rockets

What the Research Says About the Impact of Media on Children Aged 0-3 Years Old

Developed in partnership with leading researchers in the field of media and young children, this report describes what is known at this time about the effect of...

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