Tune up your ukulele and get ready to rock, sing aloud, and dance with Peg and Cat! In this totally awesome app from PBS KIDS, children ages 3 to 6 practice math skills by learning and creating songs.
Based on the hit PBS KIDS series, PEG + CAT Big Gig is a musical app that invites you to pick an instrument and play songs with Peg, Cat and their friends in different worlds featured in the show – the farm, Pirate Island, the Magic Forest, and even the Purple Planet!
BIG GIG GAME
In the Big Gig, while playing simple melodies from PEG + CAT, practice preschool math skills including identifying numbers, counting up and down by ones and twos, adding one, and repeating patterns. After you play a song, you’re treated to a show – watch the characters rocking out just for you!
• In BIG GIG, select a featured performer from five favorite characters from the show: Peg, the Pig, Tessa, Ramone, or Richard.
• Play 12 different songs from the show, including the “Problem Solved” song.
• Practice counting up and down by ones and twos, adding one, and making patterns in four different WARM UP activities.
• Play your own melody in the FREEPLAY activity.
• Sing along to the songs with the help of on-screen lyrics as Peg’s band rocks out.
Created by Jennifer Oxley and Billy Aronson and produced by the Fred Rogers Company, PEG + CAT is an animated adventure series for 3-5 year olds that inspires children to see math and problem solving as exciting, accessible, and fun.
For more learning adventures with Peg and Cat, visit pbskids.org/peg. For more apps from PBS KIDS, visit http://pbskids.org/apps.
About PBS KIDS
Peg + Cat Big Gig is part of PBS KIDS’ ongoing commitment to helping kids build the skills they need to succeed in school and in life. PBS KIDS, the number one educational media brand for kids, offers all children the opportunity to explore new ideas and new worlds through television and digital media, as well as community-based programs.
PEG + CAT is funded in part by the U.S. Department of Education and by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
The contents of this app were developed under a grant from the Department of Education. However, those contents do not necessarily represent the policy of the Department of Education, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government. [PR/Award No. U295A100025, CFDA No. 84.295A]
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