Recent Blog Entries
This summer, KUED Kids continues its annual summer learning initiative with new content and resources to help keep kids engaged all summer long.
A day for celebrating Hal and his favorite chew toy Mr. Chewinsky's three-year anniversary as dog and toy has gone from joyous fun to total sadness as Nature Cat has made a terrible mistake! Nature Cat and the gang also make a new friend in Nature Dog, a new special friend who helps them navigate the oceans. Tune in the week of June 19 to catch this special Nature Cat movie event!
Every weekend, the PBS Kids 24/7 Channel airs PBS KIDS Family Nights, weekly family viewing events featuring movie specials or themed programming, featuring popular movie favorites!
Explore the outdoors with brand-new episodes of Nature Cat & Wild Kratts, all throughout the month of April! Grounded in a STEM curriculum, the two series explore such topics as natural and animal science, while inspiring outdoor exploration. Watch the episodes on KUED Channel 7 and the new KUED PBS Kids 24/7 Channel 7.3.
Sesame Street has a new kid on the block – meet Julia! Julia is smiley, curious, and loves to play. She also has Autism. Kids can learn more about autism and how it presents in children, and what to do when someone on the autism spectrum doesn't react in the way they may expect. We may play differently, but that's what makes it fun to play together!
This month on KUED, we are excited to celebrate Black History Month with special programming and events. Learn more about the resources we have available.
We are warming up at KUED with some yummy hot chocolate recipes. Because many of our friends here are vegan or dairy-free we made sure to gather a dairy-free/vegan recipe so everyone can cozy up with a mug.
PBS KIDS Utah is proud to present our new PBS KIDS Utah's 24/7 Services! We’re rolling out a wealth of new programming and interactive media opportunities to help better reach kids all over the state of Utah, including a new dedicated kids channel, a 24/7 live stream of all your favorite PBS KIDS Utah shows and new PBS Kids-themed educational games for additional learning.
For many of us, the New Year is a time to set new goals and make positive changes. Eating healthier or increasing exercise - there is always room to grow by setting resolutions for the coming year. Setting new goals as a family is a great tradition to do as you ring in the new year.
Here's an update on the recent American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) screen time guidelines. These guidelines will help you and your family balance media and everyday life!
KUED Kids celebrates the season all month long with classic holiday specials December 5-25 including WILD KRATTS CREATURE CHRISTMAS, CURIOUS GEORGE: A VERY MONKEY CHRISTMAS, PEG + CAT + HOLIDAYS, and THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT CHRISTMAS! You can also catch us at Utah’s Hogle Zoo ZooLights! on December 13 from 5:30-8:00pm. Check inside our post for more fun family activities to get into the holiday spirit.
Join KUED at Zoo Lights on December 13th for prizes and fun! Show your KUED Membercard at the KUED table to get a voucher for a FREE hot chocolate! Take your photo KUED's Clifford the Big Red Dog, pick up kaleidoscope glasses for the ZooLights, and take home a free book!
KUED Kids is teaming up with community partners around the valley to present the 24th Annual Reading Marathon during the month of November. The annual event challenges children, preschool through sixth grade, to read 20 minutes each day during the month.
We love PBS Crafts, and with Halloween around the corner we thought a quick craft from PBS Parents would be the perfect activity this afternoon! We suggest putting newspaper on the table to make glitter cleanup much easier. Encourage your kids to think of their own Halloween-themed creations to make with glitter, glue, and some black paper.
Enjoy the last of the fall leaves like little Fletcher, especially since Daylight Savings Time is just around the corner. Remember to turn your clocks back an hour before you go to bed on the evening of November 6, and enjoy the last of the beautiful leaves of fall.