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Free Willy Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
A wayward boy befriends a moody killer whale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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Island of the Blue Dolphins Book Poster Image
age 10+
Smart girl learns to survive alone in compelling adventure.
By Scott O'Dell
(1960)
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Julie of the Wolves Book Poster Image
age 12+
Thought-provoking saga of Inuit girl adopted by wolf pack.
By Jean Craighead George
(1972)
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Curious George TV Poster Image
age 3+
Notorious monkey amuses and teaches preschoolers.
Network: PBS Kids
(2006)
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The Wind in the Willows Book Poster Image
age 7+
Timeless classic about Toad's adventures and his friends.
By Kenneth Grahame
(1908)
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Hip Hop Harry TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Rapping bear's tunes help preschoolers learn.
Network: Discovery Kids
(2006)
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Little Bear TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Gentle, age-appropriate viewing for preschoolers.
Network: Nick Jr.
(1995)
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Robin Hood Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
A cuddly, classic take on the folktale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1973)
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Meerkat Manor TV Poster Image
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age 5+
Reality TV walks on the wild side; kids OK.
Network: Animal Planet, Discovery Family Channel
(2006)
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FernGully: The Last Rainforest Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Family favorite features strong environmental message.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1992)
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Dumbo Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Sweet Disney classic is still lovely, despite stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1941)
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Pingu TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Young penguin learns and grows at the South Pole.
Network: Sprout
(2005)
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Timon & Pumbaa TV Poster Image
age 5+
The Lion King does Looney Tunes.
Network: Disney Channel, Toon Disney
(1995)
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Rocko's Modern Life TV Poster Image
age 11+
Modern and funny, but edgy content isn't for young kids.
Network: Nicktoons
(1993)
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Ice Age Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Clever, funny, touching; like a great road movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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The Angry Beavers TV Poster Image
age 7+
They can't stand each other, and kids love it.
Network: Nickelodeon, Nicktoons
(1997)
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Oswald TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Witty, gentle, surreal; ideal for preschoolers.
Network: Nick Jr.
(2001)
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The Transporter Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Pure popcorn pleasure for older teens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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The Underneath Book Poster Image
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age 11+
Gripping story is loving, lyrical, but has brutal violence.
By Kathi Appelt
(2008)
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Tarzan Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Kids will be drawn to Disney's fast-paced version.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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