Handy Manny

TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 3+

Friendly handyman teaches kids about cooperation.

Parents say

age 2+

Based on 24 reviews

Kids say

age 3+

Based on 23 reviews

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age 2+

A good show for little-littles

Handy Manny is a cute show for toddlers. The show incorporates basic Spanish words, but doesn't go out of it's way to shove them where they don't belong. It doesn't feel forced. Manny and his team of tools teach children lessons on how to work together to come up with a plan and then execute the plan.

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age 3+

This is a rip-off of Bob The Builder.BUT UNLIKE BOB THE BUILDER THIS SHOW TEACHES LESSONS.

First off,this is a Bob The Builder wannabe.Except this show actually edacates.In Bob The Builder all Bob does is be lazy and have the machines do the work.At least,in Handy Manny,Manny brings his tools to help him,yet Manny is not at all lazy.So yeah,this is a bit of a rip-off of Bob The Builder,which is FAR worse than this!

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