The Wheels on the Bus (video series)
|The Wheels on the Bus Series|
|Directed by||Timothy Armstrong|
|Written by||Timothy Armstrong|
Janie Laurel Escalle
Our Happy Child Productions
The Wheels on the Bus is a video series by Our Happy Child Productions, LLC, of Simi Valley, California. The company produces programming for children ages 1–5 years, and develops content for TV, DVDs, CDs and licensing. The Wheels on the Bus series is a collection of educational DVDs, TV series, music CDs and downloadable videos that teach early skills like sharing, helping, cooperation and nutrition to young children.
Our Happy Child Productions was founded by Timothy Armstrong, an independent film producer who saw the need for fun, entertaining, high-quality educational programming for young children. He created the first DVD in the series, Mango and Papaya’s Animal Adventure and has written, directed and produced The Wheels on the Bus Series. Music is composed by Laura Hall. The series stars Roger Daltrey (the lead singer of The Who) as Argon the Dragon, and Janie Laurel Escalle as Koko.
Videos in the series include:
- The Wheels on the Bus Video: Mango and Papaya's Animal Adventures (2003)
- The Wheels on the Bus Video: Mango Helps the Moon Mouse(2005)
- Wheels on the Bus: Mango's Big Dog Parade (2007)
- Wheels on the Bus Video: Mango Takes His Turn (2008)
The Wheels on the Bus is a multi-award winning series, having won the Parents' Choice Silver Honor, The National Parenting Center Seal of Approval, iParenting Hot Media Award, The Dove Foundation Recommendation, Kids First! All Star Endorsement, Dr. Toys Best Vacation Products 2005 and the Creative Child Preferred Choice Award.