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Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps TV Poster Image
age 3+
Dancing dynamo has positive messages for young viewers.
Network: PBS Kids
(2009)
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Angelina Ballerina: Love to Dance Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Kids will learn new dance moves and solve problems, too.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Angelina Ballerina: The Shining Star Trophy Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Angelina vies for a talent trophy in gentle, engaging story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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The Fresh Beat Band: Music from the Hit TV Show Music Poster Image
age 3+
Preschool music will make the whole family get up and dance.
By The Fresh Beat Band
(2012)
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Peppa Pig TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Sweet pig family provides gentle lessons to preschoolers.
Network: Nick Jr.
(2005)
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Picasso - Kids Paint Magic! App Poster Image
age 3+
Colorful strokes and fun sound effects, but not much more.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
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Picasso - Mirror Draw! App Poster Image
age 3+
Free art app a one-trick pony, but fun and engaging.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
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Chloe Book Poster Image
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age 3+
Charming story of bunny who gets sibs to play, not watch TV.
By Peter McCarty
(2012)
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Sesame Street: Elmo's Musical Monsterpiece Game Poster Image
age 3+
Making music with Elmo and Abby is educational and fun.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
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Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Classic Dr. Seuss story is mischievous fun for whole family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Olivia and the Fairy Princesses Book Poster Image
age 3+
A good-humored identity crisis makes this one a royal hoot.
By Ian Falconer
(2012)
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Tickety Toc TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Lively series exposes preschoolers to concepts of time.
Network: Nickelodeon
(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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Vampirina Ballerina Book Poster Image
age 3+
Cute, comic how-to for aspiring vampire ballerinas.
By Anne Marie Pace
(2012)
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Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Darling royal tot is steeped in princess stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas! Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Series-inspired special teaches kids about animals, caring.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Sofia the First TV Poster Image
age 3+
Spunky, well-rounded princess celebrates individuality.
Network: Disney Channel, Disney Junior
(2012)
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Faces iMake - ABC App Poster Image
age 3+
Art is the focus of clever preschool alphabet app.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
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Beck and Bo App Poster Image
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age 3+
Beautiful discovery app combines logic and creativity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
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Flora and the Flamingo Book Poster Image
age 3+
Girl makes a feathered friend in whimsical, wordless outing.
By Molly Idle
(2013)
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