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Mazaam - The Musical Genius App Poster Image
age 4+
Lovely harmony of audio and visuals could use more variety.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Norman Picklestripes TV Poster Image
age 4+
Funny fix-it guy teaches about community through song.
Network: Universal Kids
(2019)
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Mister Maker’s Arty Party TV Poster Image
age 4+
Creative kids' crafting series teaches art and entertains.
Network: YouTube
(2015)
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Toc and Roll App Poster Image
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age 4+
Fun music-maker has a few false notes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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The Undefeated Book Poster Image
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age 6+
Poetic tribute to African American heroes and struggles.
By Kwame Alexander
(2019)
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Mary Poppins Returns Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Blunt is a delight in sweet, nostalgic, toe-tapping sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Hoopla Kidz TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Mild musical vids teach preschoolers early literacy skills.
Network: YouTube Channel
(2010)
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Dance & Sing with True TV Poster Image
age 4+
Lively music videos reflect parent show's positive themes.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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A Piñata in a Pine Tree: A Latino Twelve Days of Christmas Book Poster Image
age 4+
Classic carol brims with Spanish words, Mexican traditions.
By Pat Mora
(2009)
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When Angels Sing: The Story of Rock Legend Carlos Santana Book Poster Image
age 4+
Vivid picture book traces rock star's humble Mexican roots.
By Michael James Mahin
(2018)
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Motown Magic TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Thoughtful musical series emphasizes self-confidence.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Pete the Cat: A Very Groovy Christmas TV Poster Image
age 4+
Heartwarming holiday story emphasizes gifts of the heart.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2018)
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Puppy Star Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Cute puppies, slapstick silliness in sweet sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Super Monsters Monster Party TV Poster Image
age 4+
Lively, short music vids promote positive social behavior.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Kids Listen: Podcasts for Kids App Poster Image
age 4+
Great collection of audio content for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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Pup Star: World Tour Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Slapstick action and humor in musical talking-dog sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The 5 O'Clock Band Book Poster Image
age 4+
Trombone Shorty tale is joyous love letter to New Orleans.
By Troy Andrews
(2018)
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Papumba Academy App Poster Image
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age 4+
Cutesy, quirky collection for preschool learning is pricey.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Music4Kids - Learn and Compose Music Through Play App Poster Image
age 6+
Get musical with versatile tap-and-drag composer.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2018)
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Libba: The Magnificent Musical Life of Elizabeth Cotten Book Poster Image
age 6+
Charming, artful bio celebrates singer, music, kindness.
By Laura Veirs
(2018)
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