Starting April 1
Join Scholastic and the Library of Congress for Dav Pilkey At Home. Together you can get creative and have fun with some of your favorite characters from Dog Man and Captain Underpants. Discover new activities, videos, read-alouds, and so much more!  

Week 1

Ready to get moving? Try our new Play Starters—20 simple ideas for play with a purpose. They can be done at any time and in any order. Click here to check them out!

 

When you've finished your journeys, you're ready for the daily reading quest!

Day 1: Animal Studies - Spiders

Watch the Story: 
Diary of a Spider by Doreen Cronin

Read the Book:
A Spiderling Grows Up by Pam Zollman

 

Take Me There!
Video: Tricky Spiders
Spiders have amazing ways of trapping their food.
Watch the Video
Draw and Write Activity:
Invent a Spider!
Do the Activity
Dibuja y escribe:
Inventa una araña
Hacer la actividad

Day 2: Earth Science - Weather

Watch the Story:
Come On, Rain! by Karen Hesse

Read the Book:
Rainy Weather Days by Pam Rosenberg

 

Take Me There!
Video: It's Raining, It's Pouring
What happens when there is too much or too little rain?
Watch the Video
Draw and Write Activity:
Raining Bats and Frogs!
Do the Activity
Dibuja y escribe:
¡Lluvia de murciélagos y ranas!
Hacer la actividad

Day 3: Physical Science - Sound and Music

Watch the Story:
Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin by Lloyd Moss

Read the Book:
All About Sound by Lisa Trumbauer

 

Take Me There!
Video: What's That Sound?
Listen up to find out how you hear sounds all around!
Watch the Video
Draw and Write Activity:
Listening Ears
Do the Activity
Dibuja y escribe:
Oídos atentos
Hacer la actividad

Day 4: Social Studies - Communities

Watch the Story:
Giggle, Giggle, Quack by Doreen Cronin

Read the Book:
Living on Farms by Allan Fowler

 

Take Me There!
Video: Home in Three Communities
What kind of community do you live in? Watch and find out!
Watch the Video
Draw and Write Activity:
Create Your Own Community
Do the Activity
Dibuja y escribe:
Crea tu propia comunidad
Hacer la actividad

Day 5: Life Science - Bones

Watch the Story:
Dem Bones by Bob Barner

Read the Book:
You Have Healthy Bones! by Susan DerKazarian

 

Take Me There!
Video: Bones, Bones, Bones!
There’s so much to learn about bones!
Watch the Video
Spelling Activity:
Whose Bones Are Those?
Do the Activity
Deletrea:
¿De quién son esos huesos?
Hacer la actividad

Photo Credits: geogif/iStock/Getty Images (houses); Marek Velechovsky/Shutterstock (spider); hans engbers/Shutterstock (cows); Whytock/Shutterstock (ducks); Kinzie Riehm/Image Source/Getty Images