Be My Neighbor Day presented by PNC Grow Up Great

Be My Neighbor Day presented by PNC Grow Up Great
Thank you for spending time with Daniel Tiger at Discovery Green this week as part of Be My Neighbor Day presented by PNC Grow Up Great.

It’s caring neighbors like you that make Houston a great place to live!

You can find the full episode with all the story times, dance lessons, activities and more here on this page.

We’d love to hear from you! Let us know how you’ve enjoyed the series by commenting on Facebook, YouTube or emailing info@discoverygreen.com.



Daniel Tiger loves to explore at Discovery Green!

Daniel Tiger loves to explore at Discovery Green because he never knows who he’s going to meet! Join him as he visits with Mary Anne Weber and Jeanette Lambert of the Houston Audubon and their bird friends for a very special story time.



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Suggested Reading: Daniel Loves to Explore. By Alexandra Cassel Schwartz. Illustrations by Jason Fruchter


Activity: Explore nature on a walk


Activity: Outdoor tips for learning on the go!

Activity: Daniel Tiger Scavenger Hunt

Daniel Tiger learns about a new food at Discovery Green!

Daniel Tiger meets chefs Robert Del Grande and Chris Shepherd who like to cook with new foods. Then he enjoys a story time all about trying new foods!



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Suggested Reading: Daniel Tries a New Food. By Becky Friedman. Illustrated by Jason Fruchter.

Activity: Striped Candy Pretzel Rods, a recipe for kids

Activity: Fruit or vegetable? 

Activity: Our family recipe


COMING UP: Daniel Tiger loves to explore at Discovery Green!

Daniel Tiger meets a new friend at Discovery Green!

Daniel Tiger meets a new friend at Discovery Green who teaches him that everyone has different abilities. When they read a book together Daniel Tiger learns how some people can even speak with their hands!



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Suggested Reading: Daniel's New Friend. By Becky Friedman. Illustrated by Jason Fruchter

Activity: The taking turns game

Parenting resource: Helping children understand how we are alike and how we are different

COMING UP: Daniel Tiger learns about a new food at Discovery Green!

Daniel Tiger learns to dance with the Houston Ballet at Discovery Green!

Daniel Tiger meets his friend Lauren Anderson who is practicing in the park with the Houston Ballet. He learns a few new moves and you can too!



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Suggested Reading: Daniel Can Dance. By Delphine Finnegan. Illustrated by Jason Fruchter.

Activity: Dancing Shapes

COMING UP:
Daniel Tiger meets a new friend at Discovery Green!


It's story time with Daniel Tiger at Discovery Green!

Daniel Tiger meets children’s book author Joy Sewing for a very special story time. While he’s there, he also learns about checking out books from the Houston Public Library!




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Suggested Reading: Books are the Best. By Maggie Testa. Illustrated by Jason Fruchter

Activity: Use this worksheet to draw how the book made you feel

Activity: Make a book about friends

Activity: Register for a library card at the Houston Public Library or the Harris County Public Library and check out books online!

Parent resource: Storytime tips to spark your child's imagination



Welcome to the Neighborhood, Daniel Tiger! 

In today's episode, Daniel Tiger and Discovery Green president Barry Mandel take a walk together in the park. Along the way they meet many new friends who all help to make the community vibrant!



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Suggested Reading: Welcome to the NeighborhoodBy Becky Friedman. Illustrated by Gord Garwood.

Activity: “Thank you Community Helper” coloring sheets.

Activity: How to be a helper at home

Activity: Learn how firefighters use water for their job






About Virtual Be My Neighbor Day presented by PNC Grow UP Great! 

Beginning Monday, Oct. 5 through Tuesday, Oct. 13, Discovery Green will premiere one new video each weekday at 10:30 a.m. featuring everybody’s favorite neighbor, Daniel Tiger, star of the hit PBS KIDS series Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, who will be on hand for story time and special activities!

Register now to receive an email every time a new episode is posted.

During Be My Neighbor Day videos, children will learn the importance of community, giving back, and being a caring neighbor. Special guests will guide kids through a virtual celebration of community, produced in partnership with Houston Public Media and Fred Rogers Productions.

Be My Neighbor Day presented by PNC Grow Up Great is FREE!

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