2012 Summer Reading Challenge

Raise a reader this summer!

Summer is a perfect opportunity to raise a reader! This summer, PBS KIDS and PBS stations across the country are hosting 10 weeks of on-air programming, featuring the SUPER WHY! Around the World Adventure. PBS KIDS also offers online activities, mobile apps and local events to encourage families to explore reading. Free episode downloads, video playlists and more are also available on iTunes. And, PBS KIDS is partnering with iVillage and JetBlue to offer fun activities to encourage reading.

Weekly Activities from PBS Kids

From June 4 through August 10 WPSU-TV is featuring 10 weeks of themed programming. Each week will feature themed episodes from a different PBS KIDS series and new downloadable activities that extend the fun and learning will be available here. The fun kicks off with Wild Kratts “Zack Attack Week.”

Week

Show

 

Activity Sheets

June 4

Wild Kratts

Wild Kratts
"Zach Attack Week"

download

June 11

Wordgirl

Wordgirl
"Tobey’s Robot Summer"

download

June 18

Baby Kate

Arthur
"Baby Kate Adventure Week"

download

June 25

Curious Geogre

Curious George
"Monkey Business Week"

download

July 2

Super Why!

Super Why!
"Royal Reading Week"

download

July 9

Prankster Planet

The Electric Company
"Prankster Planet"

download

July 16

Dinosaur Train
"Gone Fishing Week"

download

July 23

Martha Speaks

Martha Speaks
"Dog Daze Week"

download

July 30

Cat In The Hat

Cat in the Hat
"Creepy Crawley Week"

download

August 6

Sid The Science Kid

Sid The Science Kid
"Get Up & Move Week"

download

 

Summer Reading Community Challenge

 

Summer Reading Community Challenge

 

Summer Reading Community Challenge