Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Dora the Explorer: Dora's Great Roller Skate Adventure Review and Giveaway! - CLOSED!

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Today is a great day for fans of the Nickelodeon program Dora the Explorer!  Nickelodeon has released a brand new DVD entitled: Dora the Explorer: Dora's Great Roller Skate Adventure!  I know my kids are super excited for the release of this DVD.  My daycare bunch LOVES to watch Dora!  If I need to get them to calm down a bit, I simply pop a Dora the Explorer DVD in and they are all silent!  They love to help Dora solve problems by checking the map and finding a lost toy or finding their way to help a friend.  In Dora's Great Roller Skate Adventure Dora and Boots must stand up to a bully - Big Wheeler, when he closes Skate Park.  I think this episode sends a great message to kids to not bully other children and to stand up for one another.  There are also 2 more great Dora the Explorer episodes include in this DVD: "Check-up Day" and "School Science Fair".  All of the kids really enjoyed this DVD and have asked to watch it numerous times.  I love that the kids learn while watching Dora and Boots.  Make sure to pick up your copy of Dora's Great Roller Skate Adventure today!

DVD Synopsis:

Get ready to skate into three new-to-DVD wheely big adventures with Dora the Explorer: Dora’s Great Roller Skate Adventure. Join Dora and Boots as they zoom into Skate Park and stand up to the bullying Big Wheeler! Plus, enjoy two extra adventures as Dora brings her friends to the doctor and goes to the Green Power Science Fair. Created by Nickelodeon Home Entertainment and distributed by Paramount Home Media Distribution, Dora the Explorer: Dora’s Great Roller Skate Adventure will be released on DVD on September 10, 2013 for the suggested retail price of $14.99.

Dora the Explorer: Dora’s Great Roller Skate Adventure Episode Synopses:

Dora’s Great Roller Skate Adventure
Dora wants to take Boots to Skate Park, but the big bully Big Wheeler closes Skate Park for all! Help Dora stand up to him so everyone can skate together.

Check-Up Day
Dora travels with Boots to visit Dr. Valdés for her yearly check-up, and along the way she meets friends who need to go to the doctor too.

School Science Fair
Dora and her friend Emma made a volcano for the Green Power Science Fair. Help them get over Magnet Bridge, through Diego’s Animal Rescue Center, past Swiper and to school in time for the Science Fair.

Dora the Explorer: Dora’s Great Roller Skate Adventure Fast Facts:
Street Date: September 10, 2013
Catalogue: 804294
DVD SRP: $14.99
DVD Running Time: Approximately 69 minutes

Dora the Explorer, created by Chris Gifford, Valerie Walsh Valdes and Eric Weiner, is a play-along, animated adventure series starring Dora, a seven-year-old Latina heroine whose adventures take place in an imaginative, tropical world filled with jungles, beaches and rainforests.  She explores her world just as preschoolers do every day, and the show is designed to actively engage its audience in an interactive quest using a variety of learning techniques.

In every episode, Dora and Boots invite the audience to participate in an exciting adventure, where each step of their journey consists of a problem or puzzle that Dora and the audience must think their way through in order to solve the next problem.  Dora is proudly bilingual and uses her knowledge of English and Spanish to communicate with her friends, overcome obstacles and reach her goals.  In each episode, Dora teaches Spanish words or phrases to the viewers and then asks them to use it to solve a problem and forge ahead.  Ultimately, Dora and her best friend, Boots, triumph, and the story always ends with a “We Did It!” anthem.

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20 comments:

degood said...

My daughter likes Bubble Guppies

Mami2jcn said...

Bubble Guppies is my daughter's favorite.

Austin Baroudi said...

My daughter loves The Bubble Guppies!
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momo said...

One of our favorite shows is Team Umizoomi.

Melanie Leeson said...

Favorite show (for all of us) is Avatar: The Last Airbender. Also lots of love for Dora and Backyardigans.

Daniel M said...

dora is my niece's fav - regnod(at)yahoo(d0t)com

Kris said...

my daughter loves Dora

Tina said...

She loves max and ruby. she liked dora but loves boots. she loves monkeys.

Jennifer Young said...

Dora is my daughter's absolute favorite show!

Stephanie Larison said...

My daughter likes Bubble Guppies

JoJo S. said...

My daughter absolutely loves Dora and Diego.

susan1215 said...

Dora is my daughter's favorite show

Shelley P said...

Dora is the kids' favorite show.

Jill Myrick (jsc123) said...

My son loves Spongebob Squarepants and my daughter loves Dora.

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Renee Walters said...

My daughter loves The Bubble Guppies! Thanks so much for the fantastic giveaway!
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Becca Ann said...

Bubble guppies

Deb S. said...

Dora is Ashley's favorite.

tavernie said...

They like Bubble Guppies!
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laurasloves said...

My daughter loves Dora.
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Gianna said...

Rocko's modern life.