WMHT Family News

Beat Beethoven! Team Challenge

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A light-hearted morning celebrating the joy of running/walking a 5K to the glorious strains of Beethoven's mighty Fifth Symphony in Schenectady's Central Park on Sunday, October 5, 2014.

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PBS Kids To Add New Half-Hour Sesame Street Program on Air and on Digital Platforms This Fall

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Extending the reach of the iconic series produced by Sesame Workshop, the new bonus program will air in addition to the hour-long SESAME STREET, starting Monday, September 1, 2014, on PBS KIDS.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Season 2 Premiere Week

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Tune in for Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Season 2 premiere week beginning Monday, August 18, 2014 at 11am on WMHT TV!

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Social-Emotional Development and Academic Success

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It’s important to recognize the tie between social-emotional development and academic success in young learners. 

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Sesame Street Season 45

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Sesame Street is celebrating 45 years of helping kids grow smarter, stronger, and kinder! Check out the new season on September 15th!

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NEW Dinosaur Train Special: Classic in the Jurassic

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Ride along with the Pteranodon family as they travel to the "Classic in the Jurassic"

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New App! Daniel Tiger's Grr-ific Feelings

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Now available on iPad, the new app based on the hit DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD series helps kids explore their feelings through play

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Make SLIME at home

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Learn how to make SLIME at home with this easy recipe!

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Elephant Toothpaste

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Why is it called ‘elephant toothpaste?’ Try this fun science experiment with your kids to find out!

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Build a Magnetic-Field Detector and Inspire a New Generation of Engineers!

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Kids love treasure hunts! Here’s a fun, yet surprisingly practical summer project.

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Crafts for Kids

DIY Hacky Sack: Video

DIY Hacky Sack: Video

Turn a balloon filled with flour into a DIY Hacky Sack with this great craft project that encourages active playtime....

DIY Rainstick: Video

DIY Rainstick: Video

Turn a paper towel roll into a rain stick with duct tape, aluminum foil and mixed grains! The aluminum foil []The...