Launched this Week: K-3 Literacy Lessons on Rocky Mountain PBS!

Written by: Children's Campaign
Date Posted: May 22, 2020

In response to school closures across Colorado Rocky Mountain Public Media, in partnership with the Office of the Governor, the Colorado Department of Education and the Colorado Education Initiative, will provide K-3 learners, their families and caregivers with direct-to-home remote literacy learning via broadcast and online.RMPBS will broadcast Colorado Classroom: Read with Me at Home as a free, in-home early reading resource Monday through Friday from 8am to 10am. Lessons will also be available for free streaming online at and on the PBS Video App on smart devices (just search “Colorado Classroom” in the app).

Teacher-guided lessons will be broadcast in English with Spanish closed captioning. Accompanying lesson plans and student work packets will be posted here. These printed materials will also be shipped without charge to families without internet access, on request, by calling 800-274-6666 or by completing this form. Read or watch the full announcement by Gov. Jared Polis.

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The Colorado Children’s Campaign is a nonprofit, nonpartisan advocacy organization committed since 1985 to realizing every chance for every child in Colorado. We advocate for the development and implementation of data-driven public policies that improve child wellbeing in health, education and early childhood. We do this by providing Coloradans with trusted data and research on child wellbeing and organizing an extensive state-wide network of dedicated child advocates. For more information, please visit