Census 2020 for Kids
***The U.S. Census Bureau will be moving forward with an accelerated timeline, ending self-response on Sept. 30. Read more here.
Everyone Counts Classroom Activities
Free downloadable counting exercises as well as maps, lessons on the history and importance of the census. As well as activities about the Constitution. All lesson plans and templates can be customized. Click here
Kids can learn the names and sounds of animals as well as work on counting. Parents/teachers can talk about how counting the right number of animals is important so they all have a place in the zoo! English | Spanish
I Count, You Count
Diversity: Everyone is Special! Census Activity for Preschoolers
Music and Videos
Everyone Counts Song
Everyone Counts Singalong Song
Use this singalong video to encourage young children to join in and learn the words to a fun song that will help them understand the 2020 Census and the importance of counting everyone. Appropriate for use by parents and teachers with preschool children and students in grades K-2. Click below:
Make Your Family Count: Census 2020 | Sesame Street PSA
Join the Count in making your family count this year in Census 2020.
Calvin’s Census Trivia
In a fun and interactive format, this video engages student viewers with 2020 Census-related trivia questions. Students and educators are encouraged to play along in their classrooms.
Getting An Accurate Count – 2020 Census
This fun, animated video builds on simple concepts like counting and school attendance roll calls to explain the 2020 Census and its importance.