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2014-06-11 08:26:48

BURKE, Va., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Fairfax County elementary teacher has created a menagerie of unique puppet creations to teach math in Educreatures: Math-A-Mayhem Vol. 1. Gerry Perez has combined live-action puppetry and slapstick antics to illuminate elementary mathematics in a fun and relevant way. Educreatures is produced by Pezer Pan Puppets LLC, a company started by Perez in 2012. DVD's are currently being sold through amazon.com and the company's website:...

2014-06-03 23:17:10

Long before the hand held puppets and Jim Henderson’s creation of the Muppets, the art of fine crafted wood, string, paint and the marionettes existed and entertained. David Herzog’s Marionettes keep this art form alive as they visit Everest Academy in Lemont, IL. Lemont, IL (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Students at Everest Academy of Lemont in the three and four year old preschool program and in the kindergarten classes were tickled and delighted recently by the talented David Herzog and his...

2014-04-25 20:21:04

Based on the all-new Hulu Original animated preschool series from The Jim Henson Company and DHX MEDIA HOLLYWOOD, Calif., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jim Henson Company, world-renowned family entertainment producer and distributor, announced today it has launched a new app, Doozer Creek, based on the new animated preschool series from The Jim Henson Company and DHX MEDIA, to coincide with the show's premiere on Hulu Kids. Available now from the App Store for iPad, iPhone and...

2014-04-09 23:03:12

The Sesame Street/USO Experience for Military Families to Create More Than 200 Moments in 32 States and Recognize a “Moment Maker of the Month” Arlington, VA (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 The Sesame Street/USO Experience for Military Families – the USO’s longest running, traveling tour based on Sesame Street’s award-winning Military Families Initiative – has kicked off its seven-month, stateside adventure. The Sesame Street/USO tour is scheduled to perform more than 200 shows at 69...

2014-02-05 12:27:31

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jim Henson Company, a leader in family entertainment for over fifty years, has optioned the rights to author Randi Zuckerberg's debut picture book, Dot. The book was recently published by Harper Collins, and is illustrated by Joe Berger. The announcement was made today by Halle Stanford, EVP, Children's Entertainment, The Jim Henson Company and Randi Zuckerberg, CEO and Founder of Zuckerberg Media. The company plans to...

2014-01-17 20:20:45

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jim Henson Company, in conjunction with Mills Entertainment, Gables Grove Productions and The Brad Simon Organization, announced today that the Emmy®-Award nominated series "Sid the Science Kid" which airs on PBS KIDS has been adapted as a live stage production, SID THE SCIENCE KID LIVE! The 40-city U.S. tour launches today. A complete schedule of performances with ticket information can be found at www.sidthesciencekidlive.com...

2013-11-05 23:23:35

Charming Puppets Inspire Movement and Laughter While Fostering Together Time Between Parents and Their Babies Lone Tree, CO (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Baby Bytes Studios today announced the release of Puppet Play, a digital plaything designed specifically for iPad, and suitable for children ages 8 to 36 months and parents of all ages. Puppet Play begins with a magic Jack-in-the-box sliding onto the stage. Inviting music tempts baby to start the show, and Pop!, the antics begin. Each time...

2013-10-21 23:25:36

iOS users worldwide can create music and interact with their favorite Fraggles with the new Fraggle Rock Music Maker app. New Yok, New York (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 In celebration of Fraggle Rock’s 30th Anniversary, The Jim Henson Company has organized events, contests, and the launch of limited edition merchandise. The Jim Henson Company has partnered with PlayTales, an award-winning children’s app developer, on the creation of Fraggle Rock Music Maker. The app is inspired by the...

2013-08-22 23:24:22

Sesame Street Stories Available in Four Different Languages for the First Time Exclusively in PlayTales Mobile Applications (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 PlayTales, the world’s leading children’s interactive bookstore app, announced today its latest global partnership with Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street. Big Bird, Elmo, Cookie Monster, and many more beloved Sesame Street characters can now be found in PlayTales’ interactive eBook applications....

2013-08-15 23:18:26

The celebration of the 30th anniversary of “Fraggle Rock” continues as Cupcake Digital announces an all-new interactive story adventure app based on the beloved series created by Jim Henson. New York, NY; Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 The celebration of the 30th anniversary of “Fraggle Rock” continues as Cupcake Digital announces an all-new interactive story adventure app based on the beloved series created by Jim Henson. Fraggle Rock Game Day stars the adorable,...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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