Calling all Umifriends! Team Umizoomi is able for action! Sign up for math heroes Milli, Geo, and Bot as they use their mighty math powers to help their friends in Umi City! Figure out the pattern to a baby hawk’s song to help Mama Hawk return to their nest, weigh buckets of coal and water to refuel a train, search for missing shapes to repair a kite, and more!
Whether it is a lost ticket, a broken toy, or a legendary mermaid captured long ago, math heroes Milli, Geo, and Bot are dedicated to the usage of their mighty powers to help solve the problems of Umi City kids. Animated siblings Milli and Geo and their robot friend Bot have special math talents–among them a pattern-shifting dress, pigtails that can be utilized for measuring, the ability to build anything with numerous shapes, and a belly screen that warns of trouble and shows pictures that can be utilized as blueprints. With the assistance of Umi friend viewers, the crew utilize their skills in counting, pattern making, shape recognition, and the idea that of more and less to follow clues, find missing items, and piece together shapes to make almost anything. Each 22-minute program features a combination of bright CGI animation and real-life kids. Young viewers have Numerous opportunities to interact with the onscreen characters and develop math skills like counting forward and backward from 10, recognizing shapes, completing patterns, and even comparing weights and reading a schedule. Numerous fun, pop-inspired songs accompany the action, and positive reinforcement is plentiful. Bonus features include a simple, interactive Blue Mermaid Shapes Under the Sea game in which kids pick out specific shapes and find the shape that may be different from the others. Three animated meet-the-character music videos round out the extras. (Ages 2 to 7) –Tami Horiuchi
Release Date: 2013/09/03