“Hip Hop for Kids: School House Hop” Children’s Learning DVD Program Wins Endorsement from “Kids First: The Coalition for Quality Children’s Media”

The Coalition for Quality Children's Media has awarded its prestigious Kids First! award to the new children's learning DVD "Hip Hop for Kids: School House Hop"

Hackensack, NJ, September 14, 2008 --(PR.com)-- Jumping Fish Productions is proud to announce that their latest DVD release – Hip Hop for Kids: School House Hop – has been awarded endorsement from “Kids First! The Coalition for Quality Children’s Media”. This recognition for Hip Hop for Kids: School House Hop is another accolade for the DVD, joining its previous honors: the Parent’s Choice Small Screen Award and The Dove Foundation’s Family Approved seal. Hip Hop for Kids: School House Hop is an innovative and energetic program designed for kids from 5 to 14 years of age that teaches them fun and safe dance moves while providing an energetic outlet for fitness as well. Hip Hop great Roger G leads the kids through the routines, emphasizing the fun and learning factor. The DVD is distributed by BayView Entertainment and is in stores now with a suggested retail price of $19.99.

About the award: The Coalition for Quality Children's Media is a national, nonprofit organization founded in 1991 whose mission is to teach children critical viewing skills and to increase the visibility and availability of quality children's media. The Coalition is a voluntary collaboration comprising more than 10,000 media professionals, lobbyists, policymakers, child advocates, educators, parents and families nationwide. Kids First! is the Coalition's program that evaluates, rates and endorses children's feature films, DVDs, videos, CDs and TV shows using volunteer, community-based juries comprising child development professionals, teachers as well as parents and children from diverse geographic, socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds. A Kids First! endorsement is given to titles that meet the Kids First! baseline criteria and are approved by both adult and child jurors. Reviews of endorsed or recommended titles are published on the Kids First! web site, in the Kids First! e-zine, and in reviews provided to publications such Grand Magazine, Working Mother, United Parenting Publication's 13 regional publications, TiVo's KidZone and the Smart Television Alliance.

Hip Hop for Kids: School House Hop’s endorsement from Kids First joins its previous awards, the Dove Foundation approved seal and the Parent’s Choice Small Screen Award, as acknowledgment of its suitability for its intended audience and overall excellence of production. The previous DVD releases in the series – Hip Hop for Kids and Hip Hop for Kids: Pop Lock & Break – were similarly honored with the Parent’s Choice Small Screen Award.

About the DVD - Hip Hop for Kids: School House Hop
Hey kids, check it out. Join Hip Hop great Roger G. in his latest Hip Hop for Kids fitness DVD. Dance, groove, stretch and have fun while learning all the latest moves like the Chicken Noodle Soup, The Snap, Walk It Out, and more. Watch Gaby, Amanda, Mckenna, "D", Tiff, Tremell, Tyree, "G", Vikki and Ikeem freestyle, break and spin as Roger G. leads them through a totally phat hip hop workout. This easy to follow 45 minute fitness DVD includes exciting live performances and will have kids from ages 5-14 up having fun and dancing in no time. Now available in retail stores everywhere and online at Amazon.com, BestBuy.com, BarnesandNoble.com, FitnessFly.com, and many others. Awarded the Kids First endorsement, Parent’s Choice Small Screen Awards, and The Dove Foundation approved seal. Catalog number - BV2426; UPC – 790196424260; Retail price - $19.99

Also Available
Hip Hop for Kids, catalog number: GUPA59HH1D, UPC number – 790196424291, $16.99 srp

Hip Hop for Kids: Pop Lock & Break, catalog number: HH2DD, UPC number – 790196424253, $24.99 srp

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