Projects

Arthur

Games and videos for kids 4-10. Find Arthur’s Big App at iTunes. Current ARTHUR projects include a multi-year research project with Tufts University.
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Plum Landing

Environmental science for kids 6-9 with games, animation, live-action videos and two free apps.
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Curious George

Self-leveling math, science, and engineering games in English and Spanish.

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PEEP and the Big Wide World

Charming games and videos in English and Spanish put even the youngest kids in the driving seat. Science and math for kids and caregivers with a suite free apps available for both Apple and Android devices.
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Design Squad Global

EMMY-award winning maker site introducing kids to science and engineering, now with an an ongoing international program.
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Pinkalicious and Peterrific

Pinkalicious and Peterrific are coming to life at GBH with their own brand of creativity with TV, games and more!
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Monkeying Around

From mess to success, that’s how the mischievous residents of Monkey Cove roll, hosts of our new preschool series designed to teach computational thinking and engineering.

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Ruff Ruffman: Humble Media Genius

A digital media literacy site starring Ruff Ruffman. Videos and even a game about distracted driving. Spanish versions available!
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Martha Speaks

Vocabulary games and videos for kids 5-8. Find all the MARTHA apps in iTunes.
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Bringing the Universe to America’s Classrooms

Funded by NASA*, WGBH’s “Bringing the Universe to America’s Classrooms” project will develop an extensive collection of K-12 digital resources infused with NASA and WGBH multi-media content to support STEM instruction. These resources will be distributed free of charge through PBS LearningMedia, reaching millions of students and teachers nationally.
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First 8 Studios

Resources co-designed with parents, pediatricians, and early childhood educators to support healthy child development from birth to age eight through an iterative research and development process.

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Early Science with Nico & Nor

A new suite of research-based science apps and activities for preschool classrooms from WGBH’s First 8 Studios.

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Early Math with Gracie & Friends

An app-based early math curriculum supplement based on the Next Generation Preschool Math research project funded by the National Science Foundation.

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Finding Our Way Around

Research and development of an app and hands-on activities created to support parent engagement with their preschool children around spatial thinking. Funding support provided by the Heising-Simons Foundation.

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Diabetes e-Book

Ongoing development of an e-book in partnership with Boston Medical Center and the University of Florida to support diabetes nurse educators and children diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. Provided in both English and Spanish.

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Small Moments, Big Impact

In partnership with Boston Medical Center, this initiative focuses on the small interactions that parents have with their children and leverages videos and digital tools to be used during and between well-child visits with pediatricians.

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PBS Kids Lab

Mobile-optimized resources for parents in English and Spanish. The Lab is a hub for PBS/CPB’s Ready To Learn multiplatform activities.
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Poisoner’s Handbook

A digital graphic novel in HTML5 introducing high schoolers to forensic science. Set in 1920’s New York.
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FETCH! with Ruff Ruffman

From geysers to roller coasters to detective work, this site’s original interactive science and math games are a must for kids 6-10. Find the FETCH Augmented Reality app at iTunes. SPOILER More from Ruff: coming soon!!
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Postcards from Buster

Follow Buster as he travels throughout the United States and the world with interactive games, video clips, and a blog. A site about diversity for kids 6-10.
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Between the Lions

Research-based games, catchy songs, and charming stories — all designed to promote literacy. Find our free Monkey Match app at iTunes.
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ZOOM

Filled with recipes, science projects, jokes and games, ZOOM is a great resource by kids, for kids.
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Time Warp Trio

Travel to 26 destinations in time with Jon Scieszka’s amazing boys and girls. This interactive site for tweens brings history alive with games and mysteries.
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Beeswax

Photographic news service for tweens with beautiful images from the Associated Press.
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The GREENS

Games, animations, a blog, and user-generated content about green living and sustainability for kids 8-13. 
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FFFBI

Tweens can join the Fin, Fur & Feather Bureau of Investigation to solve mysteries, play games, get homework help, and have a laugh with this quirky site.
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FETCH! Augmented Reality Game

Innovative math games for iPhone using Augmented Reality technology. Free at iTunes: FETCH! Lunch Rush.
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Museum of Fine Arts

A walking tour of the Art of the Americas Wing at Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts. This iPod app introduces kids to 48 works of art.
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Honey Bee Market

Design, illustration, and game development for a nutrition research project. Designed in collaboration with Hive5 and the Hood Center.
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Sparky the Firedog

A game within a game for the National Fire Prevention Association. When the smoke alarm sounds just stop playing and head for the door! Now also offered as a free app for iPhone.
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Resources for Early Learning

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*The material contained in this product is based upon work supported by NASA under cooperative agreement award No. NNX16AD71A. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

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