To encourage family engagement and a love of reading at home, PBS KIDS offers families a place to come together and read along with fan-favorites. PBS KIDS Read-Alongs have included story-times with Marc Brown (ARTHUR), Victoria Kann (PINKALICIOUS & PETERRIFIC), Angela Santomero (Creator of DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD) and more.
Along with story-time of a beloved book, each PBS KIDS Read-Along is designed to encourage engagement among families who tune in. Below each video you can find additional resources with activities that spark conversation.
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READ ALONG w/ MICHELLE OBAMA! | Miss Maple’s Seeds
Welcome to "Mondays with Michelle"! Join Michelle in a reading of another one of her favorite children’s books, “Miss Maple's Seeds" by Eliza Wheeler.
I Am Harriet Tubman | Xavier Riddle READ ALONG! | PBS KIDS
Join Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum creator Brad Meltzer in a very special read along of his book, "I Am Harriet Tubman"
READ ALONG w/ MICHELLE OBAMA | There's a Dragon in Your Book
Join Michelle Obama in a reading of one of her favorite children’s books, "There's a Dragon in Your Book" written by Tom Fletcher and illustrated by Greg Abbott.
Wild In Africa! | Wild Kratts Read Along! | PBS KIDS
Join Wild Kratts co-creator Martin Kratt and Squeaky the Cat in a special read along to Martin's book, "Wild In Africa"
READ ALONG w/ MICHELLE OBAMA | The Gruffalo
Welcome to Mondays with Michelle Obama! Join Michelle in a reading of one of her favorite children’s books, “The Gruffalo" by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
You Are Special, Daniel Tiger! | READ ALONG | PBS KIDS
Join Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood author Angela Santomero in a very special read along to her book, "You Are Special, Daniel Tiger!" with permission from Simon & Schuster.
YOU ARE SPECIAL, DANIEL TIGER!
Adapted by Angela Santomero
- PBSLM Video and Activity: You are Special Song | Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood
- PBS KIDS Game: Classroom Helpers
- FREE App: Daniel Tiger for Parents
Arthur’s New Puppy! 🐶 | READ ALONG! | PBS KIDS
Join Arthur author and illustrator Marc Brown in a very special read along to his book, “Arthur’s New Puppy!”
Silverlicious | Pinkalicious READ ALONG! | PBS KIDS
Join Pinkalicious author and illustrator Victoria Kann in a very special read along to her book, "Silverlicious!"
Wild Dogs and Canines | Wild Kratts READ ALONG! | PBS KIDS
Join Wild Kratts co-creator Chris Kratt in a very special read along to his book, "Wild Dogs and Canines".