Winner of a 2009 Parents' Choice Foundation SILVER Award. Winner of
Learning Magazine's 2010 Teachers Choice Award for the Family.
Winner of a Dove Foundation Family-Approved Seal. Winner of a 2009
iParenting Media Award. Winner of a Dr. Toy Best Play and Learn
Vacation Program Award. Winner of The National Parenting Center's
2009 Seal of Approval. Endorsed by KIDS FIRST! Winner of a
Grandkids Gift Guide Super Product Award.
It's non-stop fun as teacher Maria and the Whistlefritz kids search
for the mischievous mouse Fritzi. Using live action, animation,
puppets, music, and fun, children explore their world -- inside the
house and out on the playground -- learning the words for everyday
objects along the way. An ideal introduction to Spanish, and
perfect companion to the other award-winning DVDs in the Spanish
for Kids series. This DVD teaches Spanish using the immersion
teaching method recommended by language acquisition experts. (For
more information about immersion, please watch the Language
Immersion video on the company's website.) A Translation Guide is
included which provides an easy reference for parents who are
first-time learners of Spanish.
Designed for children ages 2-7, Adentro y Afuera is perfect for the
If you are looking for a great video to begin the introductory
process to the Spanish language, look no further than this DVD.
Parents reported that the methods used, including zero translation
and total immersion worked wonders, despite the fact that many were
skeptical at first. Kids would watch over and over, enjoying Jorge
the musician responsible for the Whistlefritz music, and Fritzi the
Mouse. It is the repetition that finally began to pay dividends as
children would recognize, then understand and then repeat what they
learned. Parents told us they were learning too! --The National
This educational DVD is very colorful and a delightful way to teach
Spanish to your young children. Using everyday conversation is how
we learn any language and this is the way this DVD teaches your
youngsters Spanish. There are no translated subtitles to follow,
just a wonderful and entertaining show that the children will be in
awe of as they watch and learn. Dove awards their Family-Approved
Seal for all ages to Spanish for Beginners: Adentro y Afuera
(Inside and Out). --The Dove Foundation
Viewers young and old were captivated from the moment the
bright-eyed, engaging and charming host, Maria, appeared on screen.
Maria spends her time searching around her house for her pet mouse
Fritzi. Throughout this delightful game of hide and seek, viewers
hear conversational Spanish introduced by Maria, who has a special
talent for speaking clearly and pronouncing words with exactness.
The DVD skillfully freshens up tried and true tools such as live
action with puppets, animation, children and music to teach young
viewers household words in Spanish. --Parents' Choice Foundation