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LeapFrog: Let's Go to School

By Angela Tiene, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Siblings Tad and Lily overcome first-day-of-school jitters.

Movie NR 2009 32 minutes
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We watch this every year before back to school. It is truly a classic.

Is It Any Good?

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Going off to kindergarten can be a scary prospect for kids, and LET'S GO TO SCHOOL could be a big help to parents looking to soothe their kids' nerves. The songs are catchy, and the characters are fun to watch (particularly the clock, who gets a little gruff at times). Young kids will relate to the animated objects and their fears; for example, the blocks keep jumping back in the box because they're scared.

The movie covers a fair bit of educational territory in 35 minutes, perhaps too much to teach younger preschoolers all the concepts from scratch, but kids who are getting ready for kindergarten will enjoy the reinforcement of concepts they've already been introduced to.

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