Common Sense Note
Parents need to know that Curious George: Swings into Spring is a feature-length movie that introduces preschoolers to nature's changes in spring through music and the notorious little monkey's antics. George's knack for trouble leads him into a mishap, but his motivations are positive and reflect themes of friendship and compassion. This story is a great way to start a dialogue about science and nature and follow up with an exploration of nature's changes in your own backyard.
Some brief peril as George's antics land him in a tight spot, but -- predictably -- there's a happy ending.
Encourages preschoolers' curiosity about nature's cycles and how springtime brings changes to plants and animals. Also promotes positive messages about friendship and makes outdoor exploration enticing for kids.
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