May 20 | Programming and Activities | Grades Pre-K–3

Play music from around the world with Carmen and Luna, visit Reeftown with Splash and practice fractions with Digit.

At-Home Learning: PBS SoCal and KCET, in partnership with LAUSD and in collaboration with California PBS stations, are offering broadcast programming with digital resources that adhere to California’s state curriculum. Download this week’s schedule.

Wednesday on PBS SoCal

5:00 a.m. Nature Cat: Ocean Commotion Part 1 (Science)

Motion of the Ocean – Video
Make an Ocean Mobile – Activity


5:30 a.m. Curious George: Surprise Quints/Muddy Monkey (121) (Science/Math)

Experiment With Water Drops – Activity
Ribbit – Online Game


6:00 a.m. Ready Jet Go!: Ain’t No Mars Mountain High Enough/Treasure Hunt (223) (Science)

Exploring Mars – Video
Exploring Space by Hunting for Treasure – Activity


6:30 a.m. Arthur: Baby Kate and the Imaginary Mystery/Strangers On A Train (1105) (Social Emotional)

When Your Family Includes an Imaginary Friend – Parent Article
Write a Story With Your Child Based on a Real Experience – Activity

A little girl pretends to feed a stuffed toy duckie.
A little girl pretends to feed a stuffed toy duckie. | PBS.org

7:00 a.m. Curious George: Wheels On The Bus/Seed Trouble (308) (Science/Math)

Sort It Out! – Video and Support Materials
Practice Counting With Your Hands – Activity


7:30 a.m. Nature Cat: Ocean Commotion Part 2 (140) (Science)

Currents and Waterways – Video
How To Travel Around The World – Video
Explore the Sea With a Paper Plate Aquarium – Activity


8:00 a.m. Wild Kratts: Choose Your Swordfish (512) (Science)

Creature Powersuit Underwater Challenge – Online Game
All About Billfish – Infographic


8:30 a.m. Molly of Denali: Bird In The Hand/Bye-Bye-Birdie (105) (Literacy)

Molly of Denali Field Guide to Birds – Activity
Alaskan Adventure – Online Game


9:00 a.m. Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum: I Am Florence Nightingale/ I Am George Washington Carver (Social Emotional)

George Washington Carver | Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum – Media Gallery and Support Materials
George Washington Carver – Worksheet


9:30 a.m. Let’s Go Luna!: Beat the Beat/Rhinoceros or Bust (130) (Social Studies)

Carmen’s World Orchestra – Online Game
Photoshoot Game – Online Game

Cartoon of a moon dancing to the music being played by childlike animals using Egyptian instruments
Play in concerts with instruments from around the world with Luna and her friends! | Still from “Carmen’s World Orchestra” / PBS KIDS

10:00 a.m. Daniel Tiger: Daniel’s Goldfish Dies/Daniel’s Strawberry Seeds (312) (Social Emotional)

The Lessons We Learn From Pets – Parent Article
Guess the Feeling – Online Game


10:30 a.m. Daniel Tiger: Daniel Thinks Of Others/Daniel Thinks Of What Margaret Needs (212) (Social Emotional)

Helping Kids Communicate With One Another – Parent Article
Bathtime Helper – Online Game


11:00 a.m. Sesame Street: Mechanics In Space (4916) (Social Emotional)

Cookie Monster’s Foodie Truck – Game
Let’s Fix Chuck’s Machine | Everyday Learning – Interactive and Support Materials


11:30 a.m. Pinkalicious & Peterrific: A Real Hoot/Amazing Tower of Igloos (137) (The Arts)

Let’s Pretend – Parent Article
Snow Shelter – Video


12:00 p.m. Dinosaur Train: Underwater Race/Buddy Wants To Fly (503) (Science)

Dino Flight – Online Game
Ecosystems – Video


12:30 p.m. Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That: Bounce/Timmy Tippy Toe (203) (Science)

Make a Super Bouncy Ball – Activity
Best Free Apps That Take Kids from “Screen” to “Green” – Parent Article


1:00 p.m. Sesame Street: Mechanics In Space (Social Emotional)

Cookie Monster’s Foodie Truck – Game
Let’s Fix Chuck’s Machine | Everyday Learning – Interactive and Support Materials


1:30 p.m. Splash and Bubbles: The Greatest Treasure Of All/Crabulous (116) (Science)

12 Tips For Raising Confident Kids – Parent Article
Reeftown Rock Adventure – Online Game

Cartoon of a coral reef with a sea turtle, a yellow fish and a purple fish, all smiling
Visit all the residents of Reeftown with Splash. | Still from “Reeftown Rock Adventure” / PBS KIDS

2:00 p.m. Pinkalicious & Peterrific:

A Real Hoot/Amazing Tower of Igloos (137) (The Arts)

Let’s Pretend – Parent Article
Snow Shelter – Video


2:30 p.m. Let’s Go Luna!: Beat the Beat/Rhinoceros or Bust (130) (Social Studies)

Carmen’s World Orchestra – Online Game
Photoshoot Game – Online Game


3:00 p.m. Nature Cat: Ocean Commotion Part 2 (140) (Science)

Currents and Waterways – Video
How To Travel Around The World – Video
Explore the Sea With a Paper Plate Aquarium – Activity


3:30 p.m. Wild Kratts: Panda Power Up! (402) (Science)

Wolong’s Pandas – Video
Animal Match – Online Game


4:00 p.m. Molly of Denali: Bird In The Hand/Bye-Bye-Birdie (105) (Literacy)

Molly of Denali Field Guide to Birds – Activity
Alaskan Adventure – Online Game


4:30 p.m. Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum: I Am Florence Nightingale/ I Am George Washington Carver (Social Emotional)

George Washington Carver | Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum – Media Gallery and Support Materials
George Washington Carver – Worksheet

Wednesday on KLCS

6:00 a.m. Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum – I Am Florence Nightingale; I Am George Washington Carver (Social & Emotional)

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum: George Washington Carver – Video and Reading
Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum: Take a Closer Look, George Washington Carver
Everyday Learning: Let’s Be Scientists
Sesame Street: It’s Time to Wash Your Hands – Printable Activity
Supermarket Botany – Interactive and Support Materials


6:30 a.m. Peg + Cat – The Potty Problem; The Butter Problem (Math)

Counting by Tens Song: 100 Chickens on the Purple Planet / Peg + Cat – Video and Support Materials
Pirate’s Picnic / Peg + Cat – Activity


7:00 a.m. Cyberchase – Shari Spotter and The Cosmic Crumpets (Math)

Crumpets Recipe – Video and Support Materials
Fractions and Whole Numbers: Whole Numbers as Fractions – Video
Fractions on a Number Line – Video 

Cartoon of two birds taking a baking pan of baked goods out of an oven
Baking is a great way to practice fractions! | PBS LearningMedia

7:30 a.m. Molly of Denali – Bird in the Hand; Bye-Bye Birdie (Literacy)

Molly and Friends Coloring Page – Printable Activity
Using and Creating Informational Texts at Home – Article