I have been so excited for this giveaway. In fact I am so thrilled about these products that I personally contacted Two Little Hands Productions to see if they would be willing to provide their incredible work to a lucky reader! They agreed, and you can enter the giveaway at the bottom by commenting.
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The Signing Time series has been a huge hit in our home and my preschool classroom. When I found out that there was a preschool series in the making, I was over the moon. If you haven’t heard of it already, it is called Rachel and the TreeSchoolers. There are three different DVDs available: A Rainy Day, Plants and Flowers, Incredible Insects. From the first time my own kids saw this, they have been begging to keep watching it. That’s a such a good feeling for me as a mom and a teacher.
As a mom I consider these DVDs to be “guilt free” TV for my kids. There are days as parents that we just need a half hour, whether it’s to cook dinner, get ready in the morning, do some cleaning, enjoy a latte and read a couple chapters in a book, etc. These DVDs are in my “bag of tricks” when I need one of these moments. I love that I don’t have to ever worry about what might pop up on the screen while my kids are watching. I have had to screen so many television shows lately because children’s programming definitely contains less than desireable content nowadays…even if it’s just a child who whines through the entire show. Every time I have watched any of the episodes from Signing Time and Rachel and the TreeSchoolers, I am more than thrilled that it doesn’t have anything that I would not be comfortable with my children seeing…plus it’s teaching my children at the same time. As a parent, I even enjoy watching the work of Two Little Hands, and I have learned so much myself.
As a teacher I give a “two thumbs up” approval for the Rachel and the TreeSchoolers series. It seems that so many educational programs have the “good vs. evil” theme going, and I am definitely not a fan of those. Why can’t children just learn and enjoy the entire show?! Well thanks to Rachel and the TreeSchoolers, there is another wonderful option out there. I love how they beautifully combine music, signing, games, animation, as well as real pictures of nature. These are definitely an appropriate and educational visual supplement to a classroom during a weather, planting, or insect theme.
Take a peak of Incredible Insects here:
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I want to make this giveaway easy for you!!!! It ends Monday, December 2nd at 10:00 p.m.
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Congratulations to Lauren!!
Two Little Hands productions is offering one of you the chance to win a set of the three released episodes of Rachel and the TreeSchoolers. To enter the giveaway, just leave a comment below. You do not have to register! Just choose the option to register as a guest when prompted. This is open to US residents only. The photo of the set above has an autographed copy, which is my personal set. I want to clarify that the DVDs for this giveaway do not include an autograph.