PBS Kids Visits ‘Beanstalk’8 Jun, 2009 By: John Latchem
Out of the Blue Enterprises, PBS Kids and Paramount Home Entertainment release Super Why! Jack and the Beanstalk & Other Fairytale Adventures July 28 (prebook June 16) at $14.99.
Episodes include modern twists on “Jack and the Beanstalk,” “Princess and the Pea,” The Three Little Pigs” and “Little Red Riding Hood.” Each episode begins behind the bookshelves of a library where four fairytale friends overcome a dilemma by looking in a book.
Extras include interactive games, music videos, printable activities and coloring pages, and resources for parents.
“Super Why!” has received the Parents’ Choice Silver Honor Award and National Parenting Center Seal of Approval and was nominated for an Emmy for outstanding preschool children’s series.