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WKAR Family

Get Active with Sparty Time!

Michigan State’s mascot Sparty teaches kids the importance of exercise!

Get Active with Sparty Time!

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WKAR Family

WKAR Family Has a LOT to Celebrate!

It’s a birthday bash for the 1 year anniversary of PBS Kids 24/7 and WKAR Family!

WKAR Family Has a LOT to Celebrate!

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WKAR Family

It’s a Celebration for WKAR Family!

Let the celebration begin for PBS Kids 24/7 and WKAR Family!

It’s a Celebration for WKAR Family!

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WKAR Family

Reading Aloud with Kids Gets Results!

Reading aloud with children is a great way to jump-start their literacy development!

Reading Aloud with Kids Gets Results!

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WKAR Family

New Vocabulary Words Connect Kids to the Real World!

Reading books helps children connect new vocabulary words to real world experiences.

New Vocabulary Words Connect Kids to the Real World!

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WKAR Family

Kids Can Think and Talk Like Scientists by Reading!

Reading aloud with kids is a great way to introduce STEM language into their vocabulary!

Kids Can Think and Talk Like Scientists by Reading!

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Kids Can Learn STEM Vocabulary Through Play!

Having children say and act out new words while reading helps them learn about science!

Kids Can Learn STEM Vocabulary Through Play!

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Sensory-Friendly Theater Fun!

Sensory-friendly Theater Takes Center Stage at Wharton Center!

Sensory-Friendly Theater Fun!

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WKAR Family

Sensory-friendly Theater Takes Center Stage at Wharton!

Sensory-friendly performances make live theater fun and available to everyone!

Sensory-friendly Theater Takes Center Stage at Wharton!

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Sensory-Friendly Fun with Julia at WKAR!

Kids visit WKAR to meet walkaround Julia -- who does things in her own unique way!

Sensory-Friendly Fun with Julia at WKAR!

Video thumbnail: WKAR Family WKAR and MSU donate 1,000 PBS Playtime Pads to Lansing kids

WKAR Family

WKAR and MSU donate 1,000 PBS Playtime Pads to Lansing kids

WKAR and MSU are donating 1,000 PBS Playtime Pads to Lansing kindergartners!

WKAR and MSU donate 1,000 PBS Playtime Pads to Lansing kids

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WKAR Family

“Tummy Time” for Babies

“Tummy Time” increases physical activity in infants.

“Tummy Time” for Babies

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WKAR Family

Parallel Talking with Your Infant

Parallell Talking is a great tool in supporting a child’s language development.

Parallel Talking with Your Infant

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WKAR Family

Infant Signing Tips for Parents

Parents can begin using signs with infants as soon as they begin waving.

Infant Signing Tips for Parents

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WKAR Family

Down Syndrome and Treadmill Training

Treadmill training has a positive impact on infants with Down Syndrome.

Down Syndrome and Treadmill Training

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WKAR Family

Baby Treadmills Boost Motor Skills

Baby treadmills help speed up infant motor skill development.

Baby Treadmills Boost Motor Skills

Video thumbnail: WKAR Family Baby Gestures and Signs Really Work!

WKAR Family

Baby Gestures and Signs Really Work!

Signing with your infant really does develop their communication skills.

Baby Gestures and Signs Really Work!

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WKAR Family

Yoga Zen Time With Kids | Sparty Time!

Michigan State mascot Sparty and kids practice yoga to find their inner zen!

Yoga Zen Time With Kids | Sparty Time!

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WKAR Family

Exercise Fun with Kids | Sparty Time!

Michigan State mascot Sparty coaches kids through a variety of fun exercises!

Exercise Fun with Kids | Sparty Time!

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Playtime Turns Toddlers into Music Makers

Something as simple as a scarf can help young kids learn music while having fun.

Playtime Turns Toddlers into Music Makers

Video thumbnail: WKAR Family Music Maker Shakers for Babies!

WKAR Family

Music Maker Shakers for Babies!

Babies can become music makers through play!

Music Maker Shakers for Babies!

Video thumbnail: WKAR Family Music is a Second Language for Babies!

WKAR Family

Music is a Second Language for Babies!

Infants and toddlers can learn music the same way they learn to speak!

Music is a Second Language for Babies!

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WKAR Family

Nutrition Tips with Dr. Mona!

Flint pediatrician Dr. Mona says nutrition is key to children growing healthy and strong!

Nutrition Tips with Dr. Mona!

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WKAR Family

Singing Builds Reading Skills

Singing along with your child at reading time helps develop their vocabulary development.

Singing Builds Reading Skills