Pumpkin Carving Templates

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Get your paints and carving tools ready! PBS has some great templates that you can use to carve or paint your pumpkins with this year.

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Dangling Spider Webs

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Calling all Ghosts and Goblins! Halloween is right around the corner! If you're looking for a Spook-tacular activity for you and your child to do, this would be terror-ific!

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Can Teaching Civics Save Democracy?

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Democracy thrives off an informed and active community, researchers say. The way to secure that future is integrating civics classes in K-12 education.

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DIY Leaf Card

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If you're heading out to the pumpkin patch anytime soon, or taking a walk outside, stop and collect some leaves for your next fun fall project!

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USF Resets Tuition by $10,000

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Officials at the University of Sioux Falls announced a tuition reduction program. The plan is to reset the annual tuition cost to just under $18,000. President Brett Bradfield made the announcement Thursday morning. SDPB’s Andrew Bork was there.

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Lakota Berenstain Bears

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Do you want to learn Lakota? Here is a whole Berenstain Bears episode in Lakota.

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Oldest Kids In Class Do Better, Even Through College

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Starting kindergarten later could boost kids' grades and improve their odds of attending a top college. Being the youngest kid in class can hurt their academic performance.

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PBS KIDS Announces the Return of Fan Favorite with New Digital Series: THE RUFF RUFFMAN SHOW

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THE RUFF RUFFMAN SHOW is an all-new short-form animated digital series designed to help kids ages 4-8 learn core science concepts through videos, game-play and hands-on activitie

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Miami 4th-Graders Write About Their Experiences With Hurricanes

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At Sunset Elementary in Miami, students are writing personal essays about their experience with Hurricane Irma, and they have some advice for other kids who have yet to live through one.

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Curious George: Apple Picking

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Fall is here and George loves to go apple picking! He needs your help counting his apples. This is a great activity for children who are learning how to count!

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Tyler DeWitt: How Do We Get Kids Hooked On Science?

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When a student complained that science textbooks were boring, teacher Tyler DeWitt got thinking about how he can make his lessons fun. DeWitt recounts his quest to make kids care about science.

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DIY Addition Game

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Here is a great way to make math fun! As an added bonus, it's super easy to make. Start doing math!

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'Schoolifying' Minecraft Without Ruining It

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Microsoft is trying to help more teachers use the hugely popular game in the classroom without alienating the initial enthusiasts.

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South Dakota Game Fish & Parks Children in Nature

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September Activities

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Duct Tape Alphabet Magnets

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Take learning to the fridge! Create you own alphabet magnets with some duct tape and cardboard.

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