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Parents' Guide to

Kody Kapow

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 7+

Lively animation features lessons from the martial arts.

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What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 5+

Based on 1 parent review

age 5+

Good, fun problem solving

A good show of team work and problem solving. I especially like the grandfather teaching him a lesson in the beginning that he refers to and uses in the show.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (1 ):
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This series offers fun stories with lots of teachable moments grounded in martial arts teachings. Kody's grandfather sets the theme for each episode and also trains him to use his body effectively. Beyond the physical angle of martial arts, lessons also range from the importance of trying new things to overcoming difficulties by looking at things from various perspectives.

Kody and his friends are polite and charming, and the funny and entertaining stories are short and just the right pace for most kids' attention spans. Throughout it all, Kody Kapow demonstrates how important it is to problem-solve rather than get frustrated or give up, and it invites kids to think more critically about the situations they are facing.

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