"TVOKids" is a daily live children's block with an associated interactive world. It's website "", makes exciting use of popular characters from the live television show to address curriculum needs. From the opening page, the site displays both innovation and creativity, which draw the child into a magical world of animation and sound and immediately motivates interaction. Highly creative and inspiring games allow children to experiment with their own creativity. The connection with the curriculum is subtle and the site offers separate guidance for teachers and parents. While the core of the site is entirely designed for children, the imaginative design and the constant surprises in the interface make this a place where even parents are unlikely to become bored.
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The moment children enter this site the magical display of colors and sounds guides them through a world of learning, craftily disguised by entertaining games and exciting experiments. Both website and television program make creative use of shared content and, for those using the site, the sense of being part of the television show is strong. The constant surprises ensure that children remain active and engaged throughout and parents and care-givers can choose to watch in envy or join in the fun.