Caillou was created by Dr. Francoise Dolto, a well-known French psychologist and pediatrician who advocates treating children as equals and respecting them. ' But "caillou" is the most life-like presentation of her lifetime research results.
CAILLOU series animation.It’s a famous children’s series on PBS(public broadcasting service).The program is aimed at preschool children and is very popular with children.
The main character, Caillou, is a four-year−old boy with a bald head (It means small stone or pebble in French). The series is about his life with his 2-year−old sister (Rosie), his kitten (Gilbert) and his family and children. He lives with his parents and sister in a blue house at 17 Pine Street. He has experienced many adventures with his family and friends, and has fully used his imagination in each episode.
These are the "little things" in children’s lives, or what most children experience, that make them feel close and relaxed.
"Caillou" is a series of about 50 episodes, divided into four unrelated, five-minute episodes about the daily trivia of brother and sister and their parents. The material is similar to Peppa Pig, but the protagonist is a person and Peppa is a Pig. The story of my brother Caillou，4 years old,and his sister Rosy,2 years old, is very instructive for family education. In the process of accompanying children to watch, adults also learn a lot of western family education concepts and methods.
The caillou series has been well received, and the author is a child psychologist.
Why are caillou series so popular?
First, the depiction of children’s hearts in the caillou series is sensitive and accurate. This series accurately depicts the two different stages of childhood. Not only is the four-year-old caillou properly depicted in the heart, but also the psychology of his two-year−old sister. It’s the real work of a child psychologist.
Secondly, the story unfolds in a gentle, peaceful, ordinary way, that is, not out of touch with our environment. This is very different from the current popular storyline, although it is exciting.
Thirdly, perhaps it is not peculiar to this series.That is about the depict of parents also let a person find everything new and fresh, discarding the traditional dualism, the father’s role on behalf of the smooth career, and the mother’s role is the holy family guardian, parents with human nature ,in order to change more, they have their own entertainment, they need to look for a temporary nanny to attend the party.
The card series seems plain but let the children can deeply experience the little drops of happiness and pain in children’s growth, fully let the children have a sense of substitution.
This classic series of American English pronunciation animations produced by PBS depicts “Caillou”，He experienced the joys and sorrows that all children would experience.He is sensitive and accurate in his depiction of children's mind. He can not only bring his children to face the happiness and annoyance of growth together but also teach more adults how to get closer to their children's hearts.
When it comes to English, this series is also very life-like, it is American English.On the content is basically about daily life, They are very appropriate for children to accumulate life language and scenes .