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The Polar Express Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Book-based treat is full of adventure and positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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How to Train Your Dragon: The Heroic Misadventures of Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Engaging story is great for reluctant readers.
By Cressida Cowell
(2004)
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Happy Feet Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Ultra-cute kid flick has a few scary, emotional moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Movie Poster Image
age 9+
A classic action-adventure for older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1954)
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Lomax TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Musical dog's travels turn kids on to folk tunes.
Network: PBS Kids
(2008)
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Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Buoyant, farcical time-travel Enterprise escapade.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Nim's Island Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Book-based tropical adventure is good family fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Dinosaur Train TV Poster Image
age 3+
Young dino's travels teach kids about science and diversity.
Network: PBS
(2009)
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Chuggington TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Young "trainees" teach preschoolers important social skills.
Network: Disney Channel
(2010)
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Under the Sea 3D Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Stunning vision of the beautiful -- and fragile -- ocean.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Ponyo Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Miyazaki's stunning adventure is geared to younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Oceans Blue TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Beautiful underwater tours the whole family will enjoy.
Network: Planet Green
(2010)
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Jonathan Bird's Blue World TV Poster Image
age 5+
Explorers introduce kids to diversity of marine life.
Network: PBS
(2008)
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Bubble Guppies TV Poster Image
age 3+
Cheerful aqua tots teach kids good social lessons.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2011)
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ZOOLA Animals App Poster Image
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age 2+
Animal photos and sounds are a hoot for little ones.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
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Finding Nemo: My Puzzle Book App Poster Image
age 4+
Engaging book/game combo for young Nemo fans.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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Dolphin Tale Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Heartwarming tale is sweet, inspiring for kids and tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Ocean Mysteries TV Poster Image
age 5+
Corwin's marine field trips are inspiring for families.
Network: ABC
(2011)
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The Old Man and the Sea Book Poster Image
age 12+
Man vs. marlin story a challenging, introspective read.
By Ernest Hemingway
(2011)
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Octonauts TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Friendly adventurers teach kids about marine life, teamwork.
Network: Disney Channel
(2010)
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