Native American Studies Episodes Coming Soon! 


Activity Starter: Map Borders

Activity Starter: Map Borders

In this episode, Matthew explains borders, property lines, and more.

Activity Starter: Cardinal Directions

Activity Starter: Cardinal Directions

Students will learn how to figure out which way is north, south, east or west.

Activity Starter: Intermediate Directions

Activity Starter: Intermediate Directions

Are your students confused by intermediate directions? Try this video activity.

Activity Starter: Past, Present, and Future

Activity Starter: Past, Present, and Future

This video will help your students learn the concepts of past, present, and future.

Activity Starter: Reservations

Activity Starter: Reservations

Learn the location of South Dakota's 9 reservations.


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Photos: Dakota Pathways Series

Activity Starters is a NEW video Small Boy series on SDPB.org designed for kids in PreK through 4th grade. In each episode an animated character (like Matthew - right) introduces a concept and an activity. Then the character encourages the viewers to try the activity at home or in the classroom.  

Blog: Activity Ideas

Big Bird Basketball

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Score some points with Big Bird while counting and matching numbers. Help our Sesame Street friend step up his game.

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Share a Recipe with a Friend!

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What foods does your family eat when they get together to celebrate? Write down your favorite recipes here and share them with your friends and family. If you like a new food someone else made, ask for the recipe!

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Affies4Kids® Preschool Series

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The Affies4Kids® Preschool Series introduces parents and children to modern-day fables, told through charming 5-minute videos. The friendly characters teach positive affirmations crafted specifically for kids.

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