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Diary of a Worm Book Poster Image
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age 4+
First-person narrative from a funny boy worm.
By Doreen Cronin
(2003)
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Leapster Game Poster Image
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age 4+
Leapster is a revolutionary children's product.
Platforms: Leapster
(2003)
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Madeline Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Rhyming classic is a sure winner with kids.
By Ludwig Bemelmans
(1977)
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Charlie and Lola TV Poster Image
age 4+
Brit siblings set good examples; great for kids.
Network: Disney Channel
(2005)
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Sagwa the Chinese Siamese Cat TV Poster Image
age 4+
Wonderful series based on Amy Tan's kids' book.
Network: PBS
(2001)
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It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Halloween isn't complete without this classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Snack Time! Music Poster Image
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age 4+
Smart, goofy collection from adult alt rockers.
By Barenaked Ladies
(2008)
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The Cat in the Hat Book Poster Image
age 4+
A kids' classic that put Dr. Seuss on the map.
By Dr. Seuss
(1957)
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A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Classic Turkey Day special for young and old.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1973)
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Horton Hears a Who Book Poster Image
age 4+
A whimsical tale with a stirring message.
By Dr. Seuss
(1954)
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Green Eggs and Ham Book Poster Image
age 4+
A childhood favorite for good reason.
By Dr. Seuss
(1960)
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If I Ran the Zoo Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Dr. Suess imagines a better, brighter, zanier zoo.
By Dr. Seuss
(1950)
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Oh, the Places You'll Go! Book Poster Image
age 4+
Jaunty, upbeat journey encourages perseverance.
By Dr. Seuss
(1990)
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The Sound of Music Soundtrack Music Poster Image
age 4+
This is lyrical, beautifully textured music.
By Various Artists
(2000)
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Leapster L-Max Learning Game System Game Poster Image
age 4+
Souped-up Leapster with exciting new features.
Platforms: Leapster
(2005)
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Starfall Website Poster Image
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age 4+
Outstanding learn-to-read site sure to engage little ones.
URL: https://www.starfall.com/
(2011)
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The Polar Express Book Poster Image
age 4+
One of the most beautiful Christmas books.
By Chris Van Allsburg
(1985)
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Little Einsteins TV Poster Image
age 4+
An artistic adventure packed into each episode.
Network: Disney Channel
(2005)
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Kid's Country Song & Dance Music Poster Image
age 4+
Music and movement from award-winning educational group.
By The Learning Station
(2009)
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Here Comes Science Music Poster Image
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age 4+
No experiments needed: This educational album is a success.
By They Might Be Giants
(2009)
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