Hi All, we hope everyone is well. Do you know Robert Hitz? Robert is a classically trained world class pianist. He is also the artist and friend who created phenomenal music for our show.
We love what he has done.
There is no dialogue in The KneeBouncers Show as we wanted it to be accessible to everyone. So it was extremely important that music help us communicate. We could have settled for something less, but the wonderful thing about Robert is that not only has he broken down language barriers, but age barriers too. We feel his skill at playing and composing can be appreciated by the very young and old alike.
Please have a look (and listen!) to one of my favorite segments – “Sammy Dreams: Undersea Adventure”. Thank you and have a wonderful day.
Don’t miss it!
Contest ends March 27th 2014!
Hello KneeBouncers Friends! On Thursday March 20th there will be a photo contest where the 3 most voted for photos will be shown on TV! Freddy the Brave Little Bear likes to show photos of his friends. We’re looking for 3 cute pictures of little ones, aged 6 months – 4 years, that Freddy can show. The public will determine the 3 winners.
Click here to upload your photo and vote!
Below is a video showing a sneak peak of our new TV show and how the photo of your child will be used!
It has been too long since we’ve shared something exciting with our friends and fans. Today, we think we’ll make up for that.
KneeBouncers is coming to TV.
That’s right, and we are thrilled!
KneeBouncers Proudly Presents: The KneeBouncers Show
The process of crafting a TV show is already well under way and though, as you can imagine, it’s a big job, we are enjoying the heck out of it.
It’s fun, because we really get to let our imaginations go. This is great for little kids because not only are we addressing academic fundamentals, but we’re doing it in a way that we hope will impart a sense of wonder and joy towards learning and the world around them. The KneeBouncers Show, along with our 50+ apps, will help parents foster creative, well-rounded minds. We continue to stress the importance of “Playing with Purpose”.
The KneeBouncers Show has become a reality through our partnership with BabyFirst TV. BabyFirst is a television network focused on delivering quality content to babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents. Over 81 million homes now have BFTV as part of their television lineup and we are proud that The KneeBouncers Show is part of it.
The KneeBouncers Show will debut in May 2014.
Thank you everyone for letting us share our exciting news and for being the most important part of what we do.
For more details please read the official Press Release.
It happens to every toddler playing on the iPad. One minute everything is fine, the child is happily playing their favorite game (we will assume it’s KneeBouncers’ Great Play with Purpose app), and the next, they have navigated to the home page and are not at all happy about it.
Now you can disable the iPad Home button and keep your child safely on their favorite app or video, no matter where your little one may tap. Just follow these steps and you’ll be in control.
- Go to Settings
- Then to General
- Scroll down to Accessibility
- Click Guided Access under Learning, switch to On.
- You can set your passcode here, or you can wait.
- Go to whichever video or App that you want to control.
- Triple Click the Home button in that video or App.
- You can designate an area of the screen that you do not want to be touched by circling that area.
- The Home bottom and Sleep buttons will be disabled by default.
- Just triple click the Home button again to exit the Guided Access.
Who doesn’t love puppets!? Now your child can bring their favorite purple KneeBouncer pal “to life” with this fun (and super easy) Horatio the Hippo purple bag puppet craft. We’ve even provided the printable.
Here’s what you’ll need:
- Printed Horatio the Hippo Puppet Template
- One Brown Paper Bag
Instructions for assembling puppet:
- Cut out printed template.
- Glue head to the bottom flap of the paper bag.
- Glue body to the “tall” portion of the paper bag
Download the KneeBouncers Horatio Puppet Printable
To all of our US Fans: Happy Thanksgiving! We hope you have a joyous day with your family. And to all of our fans across the world — THANK YOU. We are very thankful for all of you.