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A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving - Sunday, November 22 at 7:30 pm

November 20, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving

In this holiday classic, Peppermint Patty invites everyone to Charlie Brown's for Thanksgiving, even though he's going to see his grandmother. Snoopy decides to cook his own version of a Thanksgiving meal with help from his friends. Watch this special one-night event on...

South Carolina ETV announces new Smart Cat education initiative

November 18, 2020 - Posted in Education
Growing Up With Smart Cat

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) today announced the launch of Growing Up with Smart Cat – an education initiative featuring a new workbook and short video series. Both generated to align with specific curriculum standards, the workbook is available for download...

Thanksgiving episode premieres November 16

November 16, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
PINKALICIOUS & PETERRIFIC

You're invited to a Fairy Thanksgiving! Watch the new episode of Pinkalicious & Peterrific on November 16 to see what a Fairy Thanksgiving looks like! Check out these new activities: New Activity Sheets are now available on the website. Make Your Own Fairy House and...

Storytime with SCETV: Net Numbers

September 7, 2020 - Posted in Education
Coby Hennecy reading Net Numbers

Net Numbers Written By: Carol Crane Illustrated By: Gary Palmer Read By: Coby Hennecy, ETV Endowment Called the "great blue mountains of god" by the Cherokee, the Blue Ridge Mountains are only one of the wonders you will read about in Net Numbers: A South Carolina Number...

Storytime with SCETV: Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters

September 4, 2020 - Posted in Education
Yolanda Anderson reading Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters

Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale Written by: John Steptoe Read by: Yolanda Anderson, Commissioner with Richland One School District Inspired by a traditional African folktale, this is the story of Mufaro, who is proud of his two beautiful daughters. Nyasha is...

Storytime with SCETV: Smack Dab in the Middle of Maybe

August 31, 2020 - Posted in Education
Storytime with SCETV

Smack Dab in the Middle of Maybe Written and Read By: Jo Watson Hackl Illustrated By: Gilbert Ford How far would you go to find something that might not even exist? All her life, Cricket’s mama has told her stories about a secret room painted by a mysterious artist. Now...

Storytime with SCETV: Grandpa Green

August 28, 2020 - Posted in Education
Deborah Cox reading Grandpa Green

Grandpa Green Written and Illustrated By: Lane Smith Read By: Tamara Cox Grandpa Green wasn't always a gardener. He was a farmboy and a kid with chickenpox and a soldier and, most of all, an artist. In this captivating new picture book, readers follow Grandpa Green's great-...

PBS Kids Adjusts Schedule for Fall 2020

August 25, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
Elinor Wonders Why

The schedule for children’s programming on SCETV is changing this fall. Aimed at providing a wide variety of series addressing different curriculum areas for both older and younger kids, the revised schedule will go into effect Monday, September 7. The updated schedule...

Storytime with SCETV: The Best Class Pictures Ever!

August 21, 2020 - Posted in Education
The Best Class Pictures Ever!

The Best Class Pictures Ever! Written and Illustrated By: Denis Roche Read By: Martha Hearn and Kathleen Pennyway It's class picture day, and Class 202 is in an uproar. There's chaos everywhere. And worst of all, the class has no permanent teacher. Olivia is so upset that...

Storytime with SCETV: Giraffes Can’t Dance

August 17, 2020 - Posted in Education
Melanie Trimble

Giraffes Can’t Dance Written By: Giles Andreae | Illustrated By: Guy Parker-Rees | Ready By: Melanie Trimble Giraffes Can't Dance is a touching tale of Gerald the giraffe, who wants nothing more than to dance. With crooked knees and thin legs, it's harder for a giraffe than...

New Resources - PBS Parents - How to Talk Honestly with Kids about Racism & More

August 11, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
How to Talk Honestly with Kid about Racism

In the aftermath of the murder of George Floyd and in the midst of protests around the country, we’re again left wondering what we should say to our children about racism in America. What is too much? What is not enough? What if they’re too young and we scare them? What if...

Storytime with SCETV: A Pocket for Corduroy

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education
Traci Cooper

A Pocket for Corduroy Written and Illustrated by: Don Freeman | Read by: Traci Cooper This irresistible childhood classic is a delightful sequel to the original, well-loved tale Corduroy. This charming story takes readers into a multi-ethnic, urban neighborhood Laundromat,...

Storytime with SCETV: The Day You Begin

July 31, 2020 - Posted in Education
Bre Wilson reading

The Day You Begin By: Jacqueline Woodson | Illustrated By: Rafael López Read By: Bre Wilson There will be times when you walk into a room and no one there is quite like you. There are many reasons to feel different. Maybe it's how you look or talk, or where you're from;...

Storytime with SCETV: Little Doctor and the Fearless Beast

July 27, 2020 - Posted in Education
Marcus Lattimore

Little Doctor and the Fearless Beast Written and Illustrated By: Sophie Gilmore | Read By: Marcus Lattimore Crocodiles come from far and wide to seek Little Doctor’s care. She treats each one with skill and kindness―even the toughest crocs with thick skins and large,...

Storytime with SCETV: The Freedom Ship of Robert Smalls

July 24, 2020 - Posted in Education
Inez Tenenbaum

The Freedom Ship of Robert Smalls By: Louise Meriwether | Illustrated By: Jonathan Green | Ready By: Inez Tenenbaum Robert Smalls, born a slave in 1839 in Beaufort, South Carolina, gained fame as an African American hero of the American Civil War. The Freedom Ship of Robert...

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