Your weekly dose of PBS KIDS brought to you by Arizona Public Media
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AZPM Summer Adventure Club
AZPM Summer Adventure Club Newsletter

Through this newsletter, we'll be bringing you a weekly dose of PBS KIDS - delivered right to your inbox. Keep reading to discover new ways to learn, play, watch, and explore this summer!
Watch as Nature Cat and the gang make bird feeders for their fine feathered friends.
Did you know? The shape of a bird's beak says a lot about what they eat. Check out this slideshow to learn more about what different birds eat in nature!
Activity: Make a Bird Feeder
Provide a tasty snack for the birds in your neighborhood. Then observe your visitors with your Molly of Denali Birding Field Guide
Did you know? Over 100 different types of birds in North America eat food from bird feeders. 
Which desert animals have the power of flight? Certainly not humans! Let’s take a look at our flapping friends and see how they manage to get airborne. Birds, bats and butterflies can fly — but how? Join the Desert Museum on Wednesday, July 15 at 12pm to learn more. Register here. 
Activity: Cook Up Some Edible Slime
Explore the properties of different ingredients and how they can transform while creating tasty (and safe!) edible slime.
Staying active is an important part of your overall health. Help your child get moving with a dance party! Looking for more ways to stay active while having fun? Check out this PBS Parents article for more indoor games to get the wiggles out.
Activity: Arthur Comics "So Funny I Forgot to Laugh"
In this interactive story about empathy, Arthur teases Sue Ellen about her new sweater. Your child can follow along with the story and then decide how the story should end. 
Friday from 7pm to 9pm  
When a mysterious wish machine is delivered to Sesame Street, Elmo, Abby and Bert find their wishes come true. Join the fun – along with guest stars Amanda Seyfried and Blake Lively – in this one-hour special from Sesame Street, When You Wish Upon a Pickle.
Be sure to check the programming guide in your Adventure Kit for more details!
Can't get enough Sesame Street? Create a Sesame Street Pencil Topper, print out this Abby Cadabby Coloring Page, and explore the many Sesame Street games on PBS KIDS! 
Friday July 17 to Sunday July 26
The Loft's annual summer tradition continues in 2020 with a very special “couch surfing” edition of the Loft Kids Fest, featuring free films and fun every day. Click here for more information. 
This recorded interactive poetry workshop is designed to inspire your child and guide them through the writing process with the theme "What do you want to grow in your garden?"
Discover a variety of literacy activities happening right here in our own Tucson community! From Make Way for Books' Online Storytime to Literacy Connects' "Inside Outings," the Literacy in Our Community page has it all.
While you're there, be sure to check out the K-12 Poetry Contest brought to you by AZPM, in partnership with the UA Poetry Center and Pima County Public Library. 
Don't forget to pick up your Adventure Kit!
New! Prefer a no contact method? We've got you covered! Select the digital option and we'll email the printables to you. 
We've partnered with Bookmans  and Mildred & Dildred to make picking up your kit a breeze. If you haven't already, please let us know which location you'll be visiting here. 
We're on Facebook!
Join our community of adventurers in the AZPM Summer Adventure Club Facebook group for additional resources, games, and more!
Additional Resources

PBS Learning Media

Play, watch, and learn with PBS Learning Media! With 1,000s of videos, games, and activities, your family can explore the entire universe and beyond. 


Looking for adventure? Teamwork? Science and Engineering? Music? You can find games for all of these themes and more on PBS KIDS.


Missed your child's favorite show? Looking for a new (or old) great PBS KIDS show? PBS KIDS has you covered! From Daniel Tiger to Odd Squad to Sesame Street, you'll find great shows to watch with your kids. 

PBS KIDS for Parents

Calling all parents! Have you seen the PBS KIDS page devoted entirely to you? Click here to explore the resources available for you and your child.
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