Kwanzaa is an important holiday that celebrates African heritage and African-American culture. Kids will learn that African Americans celebrate this holiday with gift giving, lighting Kinara candles each day, a big feast, and much more.
Christmas is an important Christian holiday that celebrates the birth of Jesus. Kids will learn that people celebrate it by going to Mass, decorating a Christmas tree, giving gifts, and spending time with family and friends.
Ian helps Dad bring in the big Christmas tree and Mom and Ian decorate it. There are presents under the tree! On Christmas Day Grandma and Granddad come to visit. Granddad tells Ian the Christmas story. Merry Christmas!
All through the summer and fall, one bear has been waiting and watching. When it's time for the other bears to snuggle up for their winter sleep, this bear stays awake. This is the story of the Christmas Bear.
The Day of the Dead (or Día de Muertos) is a special Mexican holiday that honors loved ones who have passed away. Kids will learn about how people celebrate the holiday with the creation of altars and traditional foods.
Fall is here! Leaves are falling from the trees. Squirrel is hungry and climbs out of his cozy house in the hollow tree! So many delicious things grow in fall. What do his animal friends eat? And does Squirrel like the same things?
Help these silly animals get ready for school in the morning. Watch as the animals eat breakfast, choose their clothes, and brush their teeth. This story helps children establish an easy morning routine of their own.
Little i can't wait to meet his friends at school, but there's just one problem: he can't find his dot anywhere! Each letter offers a replacement—an acorn, a balloon, a clock—but nothing seems quite right.
When Zach shoves his little brother to the floor, he knows he did something wrong. Even so, it’s hard to apologize. Zach tries to ignore the problem, but with his mom’s help, he learns how to apologize.
Boo the Ghost is a shy little ghost and he is afraid of many things. Follow him as he celebrates his first Halloween with all his Monster friends. Watch as Boo the Ghost soon discovers to be brave in this adorable, spooky story!
Little Bear wants to grow. He asks Neighbor Bear, Grandma Bear, and Uncle Bear for advice. They all have wonderful tips. But nothing seems to work... Luckily, Mommy Bear and Daddy Bear know what to do.
“If you want to catch an elephant, first you must find out where elephants live.” So begins the tale of a boy and his quest for a pet elephant. But maybe catching an elephant isn’t as simple as it sounds...
Mrs. Rainbow lived a happy and colourful life in her brightly-painted cottage, until the Council decided that things had to change! But the local villagers decided to take matters into their own hands.
Caillou meets Sophie, an autistic girl. She doesn’t speak, doesn’t like loud noises, but sees many beautiful things that other children usually don’t notice. In her very own way, she communicates with Caillou.
“The Owl and the Pussycat went to sea, in a box on the living room floor. They sailed away for a year and a day and these are the things that they saw…” Join two curious children on a quirky adventure.
Today is a beautiful day: it’s Sarah’s birthday! In class Sarah wears a birthday hat and all the children sing “Happy Birthday” to her. After school Grandpa and her friends come by for a party where they eat cake and play games.
Ian puts all his toys in a box: he's moving. The moving men carry everything out. Ian's new house is beautiful, but he has to get used to it. Fortunately, his bed is there and all his favorite toys are in his room!
The humble book seems like the most ordinary thing that could be. And perhaps it is—until you learn to look closer... and closer... and closer... and you’re suddenly in a world that only you can imagine.
Winter is here! Many animals are going to sleep in their warm little houses. Squirrel is getting tired too, but he has to do something important before he goes to sleep. He has to say good-night to all his animal friends!
Giraffe wants to play on the seesaw. But you can't play on a seesaw by yourself. Luckily, he sees Mouse. But Mouse is too little and so are Dog and Monkey. Is there really no one with whom Giraffe can play?
Lily and Milo are going to buy a Christmas tree. They are wearing warm clothes because it's snowing. In the house, they choose decorations for the tree. But when the Christmas tree is ready, Milo is nowhere to be found...
Fish doesn’t swim anymore. Dog and Kitty try to help Fish swim again, but nothing works. Fish has died. The friends bury Fish. But Kitty doesn’t want to forget about Fish. In what ways can she remember Fish?
Lily and Milo are going to play outside. Mile is ready to go, he is wearing all his clothes. But Lily isn't, she doesn't have any clothes on! Lily has got lots of beautiful clothes, but it's very hard to choose...
Ben receives a very special present for his fifth birthday. Unlike Ben's stuffed animals who can't move on their own or talk, Tobor is different, he comes alive! Ben and Tobor play games, talk, and they soon become best friends.
Little White Fish is a very playful fish. Luckily, he has many friends to play with. They play all sorts of games together: tag, hide-and-seek, blowing bubbles... Yes, Little White Fish and his friends have a lot of fun together!
Kai-Mook is growing quickly, so quickly that the elephant family searches for a new place to live in. Kai-Mook encounters many different types of homes during their search, such as a rabbit’s burrow and a monkey’s tree branch.
Lily the rabbit and Milo the mouse are going to eat outside. They gather all of the things they need and put them in their little cart, but when they go to set the table, all of the food has disappeared...
Does mouse squeak all alone? Oh no, his little brothers and sisters are there too. They all squeak together. A lot of animals -- goats, pigs, chickens, roosters, birds and more. All alone? Take a look!
Sarah’s mom is having a baby and Sarah cannot wait to become a big sister. When the baby arrives, Sarah gives her new brother a kiss and her old rattle. But when people come to visit the baby and bring him gifts, Sarah feels left out.
There is a new boy at Sarah’s school, and his name is Ian. Sarah helps him out. She shows him the block corner, the chair he can use, and the games they play outside on the playground. Sarah makes a new friend!
The world is full of all kinds of sleepers. But not everyone sleeps in the same way. Some sleep high up in a tree, while some sleep under the ground. Others sleep all together. And little Josh.. where does he sleep?
Today is Ricky’s birthday and he is ready to celebrate! Ricky wakes up early to help Mommy decorate the house for his party and cook his special birthday pancakes. All his best friends arrive except for Annie...
Lion is now just a little lion and he can only growl softly. But someday he'll be a big lion! Just like lion, other young wild animals are dreaming about the future. About all the things they can do when they're grown up.
The world is much bigger than mother kangaroo's pouch. But Little Kangaroo would rather stay with mommy. Mom tries to show Little Kangaroo all that life has to offer. It does no good at first, but then...
It's Christmas! Kevin is discovering all of his family’s holiday traditions: decorating a tree, preparing dinner, and exchanging presents. Kevin's favorite part of Christmas is getting to spend time with the people he cares about.
Fires are really dangerous. Luckily there are firefighters! They jump into their special suits and within minutes they are at the fire. But they also help people in other ways... Find out how in this reading video!