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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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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

A Mother's Love: Children's Books for Mother's Day

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Today, we celebrate the special connection between mothers and children with books like “Are You My Mother?” and “Tell Me a Story, Mama.” Which of your favorite books would you add to this list?

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PBS KIDS Celebrates Earth Month!!

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All-New Episodes, Games and Activities, Inspiring Families and Educators to Explore the Outdoors

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Do You Think The College Application Process Is Fair? Tell Us Your Experience

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NPR wants to talk to college students and recent graduates about their college admissions experience.

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