Recommended Mobile and Online Services from Public Broadcasting

This list can help you find mobile apps and websites as well as other online services provided by public broadcasting. Select terms from the lists below (hold the control/command button while clicking to select multiple terms) and click apply. Only items that match all of your selected terms will appear.

Put your child in a photo with a favorite PBS KIDS character in three simple steps. Easy and safe for kids to use, too! Features leading characters from series that air on PBS KIDS and PBS KIDS GO!, including Arthur, Caillou, Clifford, Curious George, Dinosaur Train, Fetch!, Sesame Street, Sid the Science Kid, Super Why!, Word Girl, and more.

iPhone App

The free PBS KIDS Video app includes clips and full episodes from PBS KIDS series like THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT THAT!, DINOSAUR TRAIN, CURIOUS GEORGE, SUPER WHY, SESAME STREET, WORDGIRL and  WILD KRATTS.

iPad App, iPhone App
PBS NewsHour

The app provides easy, mobile access to all content produced by the PBS NewsHour.

iPhone App
Planet Money

Get the best Planet Money has to offer built specifically for your iPhone. It's the global economy in your pocket.

iPad App, iPhone App
Public Radio Player

The Public Radio Player is a free iPhone application that offers streaming audio from public radio stations across the United States. The Public Radio Player currently offers approximately 481 station streams (including WXXI-AM 1370, Classical 91.5, and WRUR 88.5) and over 1,000 on-demand programs.

iPhone App
Sid's Science Fair

Sid’s Science Fair engages players (ages 3 to 6) in experiential learning with core science and math concepts from classification and identifying patterns to charting and sequencing. Emcee’d by Sid, from the hit series SID THE SCIENCE KID, the app presents three absolutely addictive Science Fair games specially crafted for your curious early learner(s).

iPhone App
Kid Friendly
SoundCloud - Music & Audio Discovery iPhone App

Discover the best new music & audio with the official SoundCloud app.

iPad App, iPhone App
StoryCorps iPhone

StoryCorps is an independent nonprofit project whose mission is to honor and celebrate one another’s lives through listening.

iPad App, iPhone App
Super Why Alpha Boost!

"Alpha Boost!" to a party high in the sky above Storybrook Village. Play as your choice of Super Why, Princess Presto, Wonder Red or Alpha Pig! With over 100 party-themed words and 5 five kinds of parties, "Alpha Boost!" provides opportunities for hours of repeat play fun that will reinforce letter recognition and letter sounds.

iPhone App
Kid Friendly
Super Why

Help your child achieve the Power to Read with this collection of four SUPER WHY interactive literacy games. Your child can play along with each of the four main characters from the TV series: Alpha Pig, Princess Presto, Wonder Red, and, of course, Super Why, while practicing the alphabet, rhyming, spelling, writing and reading. Super Duper!

iPhone App
Kid Friendly