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What Do Kids Really Wish For? (video)

It is the time of year when kids are making a lot of wishes. I want to share a fun family video project, “What Do Kids Wish For?” Happy Holidays!

This video is inspired by my mother, Jeanne Betancourt’s, children’s book “Ava Tree and the Wishes Three” and was shot in my daughter’s school, PS 333 in a friend’s 3rd grade class. My husband, Bray Poor, did the music. Jeanne Betancourt is the author of many award-winning books for children and young adults, including Pony Pals, a chapter book series that has sold more than ten million worldwide.

What did you wish for when you were a kid? Did it come true?

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9:47AM PDT on Jul 14, 2012

:-)

5:09AM PST on Dec 23, 2011

That goes to show that kids' wishes' are quite different from what Big Industry wants us (and them) to believe.

3 cheers for our kids!!!!

7:03PM PST on Dec 1, 2011

These are only 3rd graders??? Some interesting comments! :-)

1:45AM PST on Feb 5, 2011

Thanks for the info.

11:26PM PST on Jan 23, 2011

Ta!

8:17AM PST on Jan 19, 2011

thanks

3:59PM PST on Dec 27, 2010

thanks for the pick me up!

1:24PM PST on Dec 26, 2010

Thank you...

9:07AM PST on Dec 26, 2010

they`re sweet, thanks

11:35AM PST on Dec 25, 2010

They want to be left alone; stop getting them invovled in terrible things like divorce, pornography, wars. Leave them alone, they are just kids.

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