Curious George

TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 3+

Simple lessons emerge in monkey's mischievous adventures.

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 3+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 2+

Great Show for Little Ones

I'm pretty selective when it comes to what my children watch, and Curious George is one of those rare shows that I never have to worry about or censor. Unlike the books where George usually gets in a pickle because he doesn't obey the Man WTYH, in the show he lives up to his name, and the episodes are driven by George trying to solve a problem. It actually has a very good educational factor, especially the later seasons. Also, unlike the Curious George movie, the Man (Ted) is actually nice and very patient with George. I also love how the girls in the show are not stereotyped, and are intelligent and capable (like Mrs. Rankin who has her own workshop and Professor Wiseman, who's literally a genius). George also makes friends with people from a breadth of races and cultures. Sometimes Steve and Betsy can be a bit combative, but not excessively so. Overall a favorite at our house and highly recommended.

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