Las Estaciones (The Seasons) Spanish Immersion DVD Earns Top Family Media Awards

Las Estaciones (The Seasons) Spanish Immersion DVD Earns Top Family Media Awards

Honors Include NAPPA Gold Award, Mom's Choice Gold Award, Dr. Toy Best 100 Children's Products, KIDS FIRST! and Dove Foundation Approved Seal


WASHINGTON, Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Las
(The Seasons), the latest release in
Whistlefritz’s award-winning Spanish for Kids DVD series, is a
winner of the National Association of Parenting Publications (NAPPA) Gold
Award.  This is the latest honor for this Spanish immersion DVD that
has already been ranked one of the year’s best children’s DVDs by the most
prestigious family media organizations.

The NAPPA Gold Award is the organization’s
highest honor, which for 20 years has been bestowed on the best children’s
products. Las Estaciones has also received the Dr. Toy Best
100 Children’s Products award and the Mom’s Choice Gold Award, which is
presented to family-friendly media, products and services based on
production quality, design, education value, entertainment value,
originality, appeal and cost.

Other recent honors include the Dove
Foundation’s Approved seal, which is awarded to entertainment products
“that portray and encourage positive values.” The organization
praised Las Estaciones as “charming, bright…and
upbeat.  Those who desire to learn the language will be drawn into this
delightful journey.” It has also earned a KIDS FIRST! All-Star
endorsement and Seal of Approval.

Produced by Whistlefritz, Spanish for
is an award-winning Spanish immersion DVD series featuring the
adorable Fritzi, a lovable, animated mouse who interacts with live-action
adults and children to teach Spanish.  In Las Estaciones,
Fritzi wants to celebrate his birthday, which comes in the fall.  With
the help of his friend Maria, viewers learn about the many joys associated
with all four seasons, from sledding and snowball fights in winter (el
) to trick-or-treating in autumn (el otono).  It’s a
year-round celebration for young viewers to enjoy with Fritzi and all his
Whistlefritz friends!’s “GeekDad” column praised,
“Kids will enjoy watching it repeatedly.”

Winner of more than 20 prestigious family
media awards, Whistlefritz DVDs and music CDs  engage children in
“Spanish immersion”: learning by hearing and speaking Spanish
without any English translation.

Las Estaciones, recommended for
children ages 2-7, is available for $19.99.  Other titles in the Spanish
for Kids
series include Cha Cha Cha, Adentro y
(Inside and Out), A Bailar! (Let’s
), Vamos a Jugar (Let’s Play) and Los
(The Animals).  For more information on these
titles or to order, visit  


for Kids: Las Estaciones (The Seasons)


Ages 2-7




30 minutes



SOURCE  Whistlefritz

Las Estaciones (The Seasons) Spanish Immersion DVD Earns Top Family Media Awards