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Mister Rogers' Neighborhood TV Poster Image
age 3+
Classic series gently promotes social skills, imagination.
Network: PBS
(1968)
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The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Sesame Street fans will love this sweet movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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The Upside Down Show TV Poster Image
age 3+
Outstanding preschool series is fun and inventive.
Network: Nick Jr., Nickelodeon
(2006)
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Oliver Book Poster Image
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age 3+
Imaginative boy goes down the drain on fantastic adventure.
By Judith Rossell
(2012)
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Kinect Sesame Street TV Game Poster Image
age 3+
Excellent example of educational interactive television.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
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Harold and the Purple Crayon Book Poster Image
age 3+
Imagination reigns in timeless classic about drawing boy.
By Crockett Johnson
(1955)
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The Dark Book Poster Image
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age 3+
Clever story of a boy who conquers his fear of the dark.
By Lemony Snicket
(2013)
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Ladybug Girl and Bingo Book Poster Image
age 3+
Fun camping adventure has one brief scary moment.
By Jacky Davis
(2012)
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Curious George and the Firefighters by i Read With App Poster Image
age 3+
Fun story gives parents great tools to build strong readers.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
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The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend Book Poster Image
age 3+
Cute, fresh take on having an imaginary friend.
By Dan Santat
(2014)
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Wallykazam!: The Big Goblin Problem TV Poster Image
age 3+
Friendly messages, superb literacy content, fun adventure.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2015)
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Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl’s Courage Changed Music Book Poster Image
age 3+
Gorgeous, magical story of a girl with music in her heart.
By Margarita Engle
(2015)
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Sesame Street App Poster Image
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age 3+
Stellar clips (and games!) right at your fingertips.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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The Biggest Smallest Christmas Present Book Poster Image
age 3+
Teensy girl gets jumbo presents in charming Christmas story.
By Harriet Muncaster
(2016)
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A Big Mooncake for Little Star Book Poster Image
age 3+
Girl sneaks nibbles, mooncake wanes in cozy bedtime charmer.
By Grace Lin
(2018)
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Dragon Tales TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Curious kids and dragons take flight.
Network: PBS
(1999)
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Bear in the Big Blue House TV Poster Image
age 3+
Cooperate and share with Bear! Great for kids.
Network: Disney Channel
(1997)
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Breakfast with Bear TV Poster Image
age 3+
Bear helps kids get up and go in the morning.
Network: Disney Channel
(1997)
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Scholastic Video Collection: Sylvester and the Magic Pebble Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Stories of magic based on popular kids' books.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Nanalan' TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Little ones will love this charming puppet show.
Network: PBS
(1999)
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