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Angelina Ballerina: Musical Moves Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Fun facts about dance mix well with gentle lessons.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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The Muppets Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Muppet comedy offers memorable laughs, musical numbers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Ruby's Studio: The Feelings Show Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Intuitive movie helps kids learn to express their emotions.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Happy Feet Two Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Penguin sequel has fun musical numbers, a few mild scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Penny and Her Song Book Poster Image
age 4+
Adorable mouse learns patience waiting to sing for family.
By Kevin Henkes
(2012)
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Toy Story Showtime! App Poster Image
age 5+
Kids can learn word definitions via an entertaining tale.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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it's a small world App Poster Image
age 4+
Sweet, engaging sing-along app captures spirit of park ride.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Nook HD
(2011)
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12 Days of Christmas - Polk Street Press Singalong App Poster Image
age 5+
Richly illustrated sing-along offers a little math practice.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
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My First Classical Music App HD App Poster Image
age 5+
Modern, engaging intro to the fineries of classical music.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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Team Umizoomi Game Poster Image
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age 4+
Math-based adventures well-suited to preschoolers.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2011)
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Brave Rooney App Poster Image
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age 4+
Book app's superhero-in-every-kid message sure to resonate.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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The Astonishing Secret of Awesome Man Book Poster Image
age 4+
Exciting look at the fun (and fatigue) of being a superhero.
By Michael Chabon
(2011)
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Every Body Has a Brain Game Poster Image
age 4+
Innovative way to learn about gray matter.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
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Tangled Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Fantastic princess adventure is fun, with great messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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VTech MobiGo Software - Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Game Poster Image
age 4+
Kids play math games with their favorite Disney mouse.
Platforms: MobiGo, MobiGo 2
(2010)
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Doodlebops Rockin' Road Show TV Poster Image
age 4+
Colorful, musical fun with strong lessons for preschoolers.
Network: CBS
(2010)
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A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Kermit and friends deliver a cheery holiday tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Oliver & Company Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Can't compete with Disney classics, but still fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea Movie Poster Image
age 5+
An uninspired rehash of the first movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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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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