Maya & Miguel
What parents need to know
Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know the series is well-written, funny, and full of upbeat charm. The program focuses on a set of Spanish language vocabulary words that are repeated throughout the episode. Kids will find the animated twins a delight.
What's the story?
Animated twins MAYA & MIGUEL introduce viewers to their family, friends, culture, and the Spanish language in this PBS series. In addition to language skills, the show teaches kids about cultural diversity in a fun, engaging way.
Is it any good?
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This well-written show doesn't forget the parents who are viewing with their kids. Some things may fly over young viewers' heads, but Maya & Miguel is infused with such heart and good humor that even its youngest fans won't ever feel like they're missing anything.
Families can talk about...
Families can talk about the different cultures and languages presented in the series. What do kids think about the importance of family and being a good friend? Does the show spark an interest in kids to learn more about their own family background?