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Storytime with SCETV: Olivia Gave a Hug Today

July 13, 2020 - Posted in Education
Olivia Gave a Hug Today

Olivia Gave a Hug Today Written By: Karen Alexander and Gladys Grimaud Illustrations by: Karen Alexander and Valencia Goodwin Ready By: Karen Alexander As Karen Alexander approached her 40th birthday, she took a risk and “stepped out on faith,” mortgaging her house,...

Storytime with SCETV: The Day Dennis Lost His Whoo!

July 10, 2020 - Posted in Education
Benjamin Brown

The Day Dennis Lost His Whoo! Written By : Benjamin Brown & Kimberlie Davis | Illustrated By : David Jackson Read By : Benjamin Brown About the Author: Benjamin Brown, 13, is a 2020 South Carolina Junior Scholar who enjoys gaming, golf, traveling, recycling and...

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July 9, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
When You Wish Upon a Pickle

Coming in July SESAME STREET: WHEN YOU WISH UPON A PICKLE will premiere July 13. In the one-hour special, a mysterious wish machine is delivered to Sesame Street and Elmo, Abby and Bert find their wishes come true, but the gang soon learns they need to be careful what they...

Storytime with SCETV: Interrupting Chicken and the Elephant of Surprise

July 6, 2020 - Posted in Education
Jessica Easterbrook

Interrupting Chicken and the Elephant of Surprise Written and Illustrated By: David Ezra Stein Read by: Jessica Easterbrook It’s homework time for the little red chicken, who has just learned about something every good story should have: an elephant of surprise. Or could it...

Storytime with SCETV: The Construction Alphabet Book

July 3, 2020 - Posted in Education
Richard Cohn, ETV Commission Chairman At-Large

The Construction Alphabet Book By: Jerry Pallotta | Illustrated By: Rob Bolster Read by: Richard Cohn, ETV Commission Chairman At-Large A is for Aerial lift. B is for Backhoe. C is for Cement Mixer. Rock crushers, jackhammers, and wrecking balls tear up the pages of this...

Storytime with SCETV: Chester Raccoon and the Big Bad Bully

June 29, 2020 - Posted in Education
Jennifer Pinckney holding the children's book, Chester Raccoon and the Big Bad Bully

Chester Raccoon and the Big Bad Bully By: Audrey Penn | Illustrated By: Barbara Gibson Read by: Jennifer Pinckney Chester is afraid to go to school because he doesn't want to be bullied by a mean badger. After some wise words from his mother, though, Chester and the other...

Storytime with SCETV: P is for Palmetto

June 26, 2020 - Posted in Education
Molly Spearman

P is for Palmetto: A South Carolina Alphabet By : Carol Crane | Illustrations By : Mary Whyte Read by : Molly Spearman, SC Superintendent of Education P is for Palmetto is a collection of evocative pages of watercolor that covers this beautiful southeastern state from A to...

Bright by Text

June 25, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
Bright by Text Contest

Subscribe to Bright by Text and you could win an ETV swag pack, a PBS Kids Tablet, or a personal guest appearance from ETV’s mascot, Smart Cat. To subscribe to the service, text “SCETV” to 274448 . To be considered for one of the prizes, interested persons must subscribe to...

Storytime with SCETV: No Fear for Freedom

June 22, 2020 - Posted in Education
Dr. Rosalyn Clark Artis

No Fear for Freedom: The Story of the Friendship 9 By: Kimberly P Johnson | Illustrations By: Vanessa J. Thompson Read by: Dr. Roslyn Clark Artis, President of Benedict College Many of the icons of the Civil Rights Movement will never be forgotten. However, we must also...

Storytime with SCETV: Flash and Fancy

June 19, 2020 - Posted in Education
Richard Cohn, ETV Commission Chairman At-Large

Flash and Fancy: An Otter Adventure on the Waccamaw River By: Tom Doran and Christine Thomas Doran | Illustrator: Nancy Van Buren Read by: Richard Cohn, ETV Commission Chairman At-Large A tale of rescue, survival, and the unlikely friendship that develops between two young...

Storytime with SCETV: All Around Town

June 15, 2020 - Posted in Education
Dinah Johnson holding All Around Town book

All Around Town: The Photographs of Richard Samuel Roberts By: Dinah Johnson | Read by: Dinah Johnson This special picture book offers a window into the African American community of Columbia, South Carolina, during the early twentieth century. While the town is specific,...

Storytime with SCETV: Brown Bear, Brown Bear What Do You See?

June 12, 2020 - Posted in Education
Anthony Padgett reading Brown Bear, Brown Bear What Do You See?

Brown Bear, Brown Bear What Do You See? By: Bill Martin Jr. and Eric Carle | Read by: Anthony Padgett, President and CEO of SCETV A big happy frog, a plump purple cat, a handsome blue horse, and a soft yellow duck--all parade across the pages of this delightful book...

HERO ELEMENTARY: Super-Science Sneak Peek

May 14, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
HERO ELEMENTARY

Saturday, May 23 at 9:30 AM Online Screening and Activities REGISTER NOW Think science might just save the day? Dust off your cape, re-design your mask and hero-up for our special family event celebrating the power of science and the human spirit. South Carolina ETV and the...

Mondays with Michelle Obama

May 11, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
Mondays with Michelle Obama

Penguin Young Readers, Random House Children’s Books, and PBS KIDS today announced a special collaboration with former First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, in support of the recently announced “Read Together, Be Together” Penguin Random House literacy initiative...

PBS Kids Adjusts Schedule for Summer

April 30, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
Hero Elementary

The schedule for children’s programming on SCETV has been updated for the summer. In effect from June 1 to September 6, the revised schedule was cultivated to accommodate summer viewing patterns and to provide kids with age-appropriate content that appeals to them...

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