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PEEP and the Big Wide World

"Hatching new scientists every day!"


Is your child of age 3 to 5 years? Then, this is a great time to start learning about science and math while having fun!

PEEP and the Big Wide World offers short videos starring a cartoon chick named 'Peep,' her friends 'Chirp' and 'Quack,' and also real children. There are 6 science and math categories from which to choose:


This website is offered in English and Spanish. It includes additional 'PEEP Videos,' online games, 'Anywhere Activities' for parents and children, and detailed materials for educators.

PEEP and the Big Wide World is funded by the National Science Foundation and is also a PBS (Public Broadcasting Service) program.

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