February 21, 2018

Discovery Kids Puterbugs Game

Geared for children’s ages 8 and under Discovery Kids Puterbugs is designed to take kids beyond apps and playing games.  This new website teaches kids how to use technology as a tool in a healthy way.  It works like this- there is a virtual, cowboy hat wearing teacher, “Mr. Scott”,  (my daughter thinks he is […]

Elmo’s Travel Songs & Games DVD

New this week from the world of Sesame Street is Elmo’s Travel Songs & Games. The DVD ($14.98) is great for little ones when you travel as it features popular Sesame Street characters Elmo, Abby and Elmo’s dad Louie on a road trip. Elmo feels like it is taking a very long, long time to […]

Fun Find- The Body Rocks CD

Get ready to get your kids moving, grooving and learning. The Body Rocks CD features musical greats like Liz Phair, Minnie Driver, Pete Yorn and Guster. Unlike other CDs ($9.99) for kids The Body Rocks clearly teaches kids about the workings of their body without being cutesy or talking down to them. The music is […]

Rock ‘N’ Learn Educational DVD

For over 23 years Rock ‘N’ Learn has been creating great musical and educational videos and DVDs for kids.  Their latest creation is Phonics volume I & II ($19.99 each).  Here’s a little bit about the two volumes (Volume I deals with short vowel sounds, consonants and phonic awareness while Volume II sets the scene for […]

SciGirls Debuts on PBS Kids!

Want to channel your tween girls energies into something new, educational and incredibly fun?  Turn them on to PBS Kids newest series SciGirls!  On SciGirls, the lead character Izzie and her best friend Jake set off to investigate topics in science, technology, engineering and math (S.T.E.M).  Sound like snooze fest for your tween? It’s so not!  SciGirls […]

Fun Find-Joanie Leeds-I’m a Rock Star CD

Singer and songwriter Joanie Leeds doesn’t just perform kids music, she educates them with her songs.  Easy-going in her approach to music and her rock’n’roll style she touches on subjects like eating healthy, the digital world, being green and socializing with others.  What I liked about Leeds and her style of music is that it […]