Transitional Kindergarten

Valley PBS and Fresno Unified School District have partnered with Golden 1 Credit Union to create Reading Explorers Lessons for grades Pre-Kindergarten through Third grade. The daily lessons will be taught by Fresno Unified School District teachers and are created to help students practice their reading skills and reinforce lessons during distance learning.

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-522: Cora Cooks Pancit by Dorina K Lazo Gilmore

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PK-TK-522: Cora Cooks Pancit by Dorina K Lazo Gilmore

What delicious dishes does your family in celebration of your heritage?

PK-TK-522: Cora Cooks Pancit by Dorina K Lazo Gilmore

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-521: The Colors Of Us by Karen Katz

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PK-TK-521: The Colors Of Us by Karen Katz

Seven-year-old Lena is going to paint a picture of herself.

PK-TK-521: The Colors Of Us by Karen Katz

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-519: Salma the Syrian Chef by Danny Ramadan

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PK-TK-519: Salma the Syrian Chef by Danny Ramadan

Mrs. Lara adventures into a new book Salma the Syrian Chef by Danny Ramadan.

PK-TK-519: Salma the Syrian Chef by Danny Ramadan

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-518: A Song of Frutas by Margarita Engle

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PK-TK-518: A Song of Frutas by Margarita Engle

The little girl loves visiting her grandfather in Cuba and singing his special songs.

PK-TK-518: A Song of Frutas by Margarita Engle

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-517: Leila in Saffron by Rukhsanna Guidroz

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PK-TK-517: Leila in Saffron by Rukhsanna Guidroz

When Leila looks in the mirror, she doesn’t know if she likes what she sees.

PK-TK-517: Leila in Saffron by Rukhsanna Guidroz

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-516: Jalapeño Bagels by Natasha Wing

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PK-TK-516: Jalapeño Bagels by Natasha Wing

Pablo discovers a food that represents both his parents' backgrounds.

PK-TK-516: Jalapeño Bagels by Natasha Wing

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-515: Self-Portrait 1889 by Vincent Van Gogh

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PK-TK-515: Self-Portrait 1889 by Vincent Van Gogh

Today we will look at Van Gogh's "Self-Portrait 1889."

PK-TK-515: Self-Portrait 1889 by Vincent Van Gogh

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-514: Weeping Woman by Pablo Picasso

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PK-TK-514: Weeping Woman by Pablo Picasso

Today we will look at Picasso's "Weeping Woman."

PK-TK-514: Weeping Woman by Pablo Picasso

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-513: Girl Before A Mirror by Pablo Picasso

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PK-TK-513: Girl Before A Mirror by Pablo Picasso

Today we will look at a detail of Picasso's "Girl Before a Mirror".

PK-TK-513: Girl Before A Mirror by Pablo Picasso

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-512: Portrait of Dora Maar by Pablo Picasso

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PK-TK-512: Portrait of Dora Maar by Pablo Picasso

Today we will look at the "Portrait of Dora Maar".

PK-TK-512: Portrait of Dora Maar by Pablo Picasso

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-511: Woman With Earrings by Amedeo Modigliani

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PK-TK-511: Woman With Earrings by Amedeo Modigliani

Today we will look at the "Woman with Earrings."

PK-TK-511: Woman With Earrings by Amedeo Modigliani

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-510: Giraffes Can't Dance by Giles Andreae

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PK-TK-510: Giraffes Can't Dance by Giles Andreae

Jump Back! It's time to put on your dancing shoes.

PK-TK-510: Giraffes Can't Dance by Giles Andreae

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-509: After The Fall by Dan Santat

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PK-TK-509: After The Fall by Dan Santat

Have you ever wondered what happened after the fall?

PK-TK-509: After The Fall by Dan Santat

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-508: The Magical Yet by Angela DiTerlizzi

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PK-TK-508: The Magical Yet by Angela DiTerlizzi

Each of us, from the day we're born, is accompanied by a special companion--the Yet.

PK-TK-508: The Magical Yet by Angela DiTerlizzi

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-507: The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper

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PK-TK-507: The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper

Mrs. Lara is glad to have you join her for a new day of adventures.

PK-TK-507: The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-505: Sorry, Grown-Ups, You Can't Go to School!

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PK-TK-505: Sorry, Grown-Ups, You Can't Go to School!

Mrs. Lara adventures into a new book Sorry, Grown-Ups, You Can't Go to School!

PK-TK-505: Sorry, Grown-Ups, You Can't Go to School!

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-504: The Night Baafore the First Day of School by Dawn

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PK-TK-504: The Night Baafore the First Day of School by Dawn

It's the First Day Of School and Mrs. Lara is excited to open the doors to the classroom.

PK-TK-504: The Night Baafore the First Day of School by Dawn

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-502: We Don't Eat Our Classmates by Ryan T Higgins

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PK-TK-502: We Don't Eat Our Classmates by Ryan T Higgins

It's the first day of school for Penelope Rex, and she can't wait to meet her classmates.

PK-TK-502: We Don't Eat Our Classmates by Ryan T Higgins

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-501: No, David! by David Shannon

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PK-TK-501: No, David! by David Shannon

How are we to behave in the classroom?

PK-TK-501: No, David! by David Shannon

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-435: The Kissing Hand By Audrey Penn

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PK-TK-435: The Kissing Hand By Audrey Penn

School is starting in the forest, but Chester Raccoon does not want to go.

PK-TK-435: The Kissing Hand By Audrey Penn

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-434: Henny Penny By Paul Galdone

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PK-TK-434: Henny Penny By Paul Galdone

Mrs. Lara is ready for Camp Read-A-Lot on a Summer Adventure.

PK-TK-434: Henny Penny By Paul Galdone

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-433: Very Hungry Worry Monster by Rosie Greening

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PK-TK-433: Very Hungry Worry Monster by Rosie Greening

Hello Happy Campers! Mrs. Lara is glad to have you join her for a new day of adventures.

PK-TK-433: Very Hungry Worry Monster by Rosie Greening

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-432: Wemberly Worried by Kevin Henkes

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PK-TK-432: Wemberly Worried by Kevin Henkes

Do you ever worry about the big things? The little things?

PK-TK-432: Wemberly Worried by Kevin Henkes

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK -431: Weasel is Worried by Ciara Gavin

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PK-TK -431: Weasel is Worried by Ciara Gavin

Join Mrs. Lara for an adventure in reading to learn if Weasel can overcome his fears.

PK-TK -431: Weasel is Worried by Ciara Gavin

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-430: If You Take A Mouse To School by Laura Numeroff

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PK-TK-430: If You Take A Mouse To School by Laura Numeroff

If you take a mouse to school, he'll ask you for your lunch box.

PK-TK-430: If You Take A Mouse To School by Laura Numeroff

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-429: If You Give A Mouse a Brownie by Laura Numeroff

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PK-TK-429: If You Give A Mouse a Brownie by Laura Numeroff

If you give a mouse a brownie, he’s going to ask for some ice cream to go with it.

PK-TK-429: If You Give A Mouse a Brownie by Laura Numeroff

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-428: If You Give A Cat A Cupcake by Laura Numeroff

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PK-TK-428: If You Give A Cat A Cupcake by Laura Numeroff

If you give a cat a cupcake, he'll ask for some sprinkles to go with it.

PK-TK-428: If You Give A Cat A Cupcake by Laura Numeroff

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-427: If You Give A Dog A Donut BY Laura Numeroff

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PK-TK-427: If You Give A Dog A Donut BY Laura Numeroff

If you give a dog a donut, he’ll ask for some apple juice to go with it.

PK-TK-427: If You Give A Dog A Donut BY Laura Numeroff

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-426: If You Give A Mouse A Cookie by Laura Numeroff

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PK-TK-426: If You Give A Mouse A Cookie by Laura Numeroff

If you give a mouse a cookie, he'll ask for a glass of milk.

PK-TK-426: If You Give A Mouse A Cookie by Laura Numeroff

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-425: Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match by Monica Brown

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PK-TK-425: Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match by Monica Brown

Hello Happy Campers! Mrs. Lara is glad to have you join her for a new day of adventures.

PK-TK-425: Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match by Monica Brown

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-424: Stellaluna by Janell Cannon

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PK-TK-424: Stellaluna by Janell Cannon

Knocked from her mother’s safe embrace, Stellaluna lands headfirst in a bird’s nest.

PK-TK-424: Stellaluna by Janell Cannon

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-423: I'm Gonna Like Me By Jamie Lee Curtis

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PK-TK-423: I'm Gonna Like Me By Jamie Lee Curtis

Mrs. Lara is ready for Camp Read-A-Lot on a Summer Adventure.

PK-TK-423: I'm Gonna Like Me By Jamie Lee Curtis

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-422: A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon

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PK-TK-422: A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon

"What we have here is a bad case of stripes. One of the worst I've ever seen!"

PK-TK-422: A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-421: The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson

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PK-TK-421: The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson

Mrs. Lara is ready for Camp Read-A-Lot on a Summer Adventure.

PK-TK-421: The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-420: Spaghetti In A Hot Dog Bun by Marian Dismondy

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PK-TK-420: Spaghetti In A Hot Dog Bun by Marian Dismondy

Join Mrs. Lara to experience Spaghetti In A Hot Dog Bun.

PK-TK-420: Spaghetti In A Hot Dog Bun by Marian Dismondy

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-419: Where The Wild Things Are (Part 2)

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PK-TK-419: Where The Wild Things Are (Part 2)

Have you seen the Where Wild Things Are?

PK-TK-419: Where The Wild Things Are (Part 2)

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-418: Where the Wild Things Are (Part 1)

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PK-TK-418: Where the Wild Things Are (Part 1)

Mrs. Lara is glad to have you join her for a new day of adventures.

PK-TK-418: Where the Wild Things Are (Part 1)

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-417: Abiyoyo by Pete Seeger (Part 2)

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PK-TK-417: Abiyoyo by Pete Seeger (Part 2)

Join Mrs. Lara today for the exciting conclusion of Abiyoyo By Pete Seeger.

PK-TK-417: Abiyoyo by Pete Seeger (Part 2)

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-416: Abiyoyo by Pete Seeger (Part 1)

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PK-TK-416: Abiyoyo by Pete Seeger (Part 1)

Join Mrs. Lara for an adventure in to the book Abiyoyo by Pete Seeger.

PK-TK-416: Abiyoyo by Pete Seeger (Part 1)

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-415: ABC America by Samuel Troy Wilson

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PK-TK-415: ABC America by Samuel Troy Wilson

Celebrate Independence Day with Mrs. Lara as she reads the ABC America.

PK-TK-415: ABC America by Samuel Troy Wilson

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-414: Corduroy by Don Freeman (Part 2)

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PK-TK-414: Corduroy by Don Freeman (Part 2)

Mrs. Lara is ready for Camp Read-A-Lot on a Summer Adventure.

PK-TK-414: Corduroy by Don Freeman (Part 2)

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-412: Peter's Chair Part 2

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PK-TK-412: Peter's Chair Part 2

At Camp Read A Lot, Mrs. Lara is ready to exercise your minds with books and rhyming games

PK-TK-412: Peter's Chair Part 2

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-411: Peter's Chair By Ezra Jack Keats Part 1

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PK-TK-411: Peter's Chair By Ezra Jack Keats Part 1

Join Mrs. Lara for an adventure in to the book Peter's Chair.

PK-TK-411: Peter's Chair By Ezra Jack Keats Part 1

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-410: Recycling & Rubbish

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PK-TK-410: Recycling & Rubbish

Mrs. Lara is embarking on a new adventure in to the book Recycling & Rubbish.

PK-TK-410: Recycling & Rubbish

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-409: I Stink By Kate & Jim McMullan (Part 2)

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PK-TK-409: I Stink By Kate & Jim McMullan (Part 2)

With ten wide tires, one really big appetite, and a bigger smell, this truck's got it all.

PK-TK-409: I Stink By Kate & Jim McMullan (Part 2)

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-408: I Stink By Kate & Jim McMullan (Part 1)

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PK-TK-408: I Stink By Kate & Jim McMullan (Part 1)

Know what I do at night while you're asleep? Eat your trash, that's what!

PK-TK-408: I Stink By Kate & Jim McMullan (Part 1)

Video thumbnail: Reading Explorers PK-TK-407: The Paper Bag Princess By Robert Munsch (Part 2)

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PK-TK-407: The Paper Bag Princess By Robert Munsch (Part 2)

Join Mrs. Lara for the conclusion of The Paper Bag Princess Part 2 By Robert Munsch.

PK-TK-407: The Paper Bag Princess By Robert Munsch (Part 2)