Chatterbox #175 – Nostalgic Canadian kids’ TV

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In this episode, we are going to teach you about a part of Canadian culture you may never have experienced before—nostalgic kids’ TV! Canada produced some wacky and amazing TV shows during the ’90s, and today our hosts will share their favourites with you.Don’t be out of the loop, join Andrew and Morag for this episode and learn more about what it was like to grow up in Canada during the ’90s.

Fun facts

Today, almost every animated TV show is made using computer graphics, even when they look like the animation is hand-drawn. But did you know that ReBoot, a Canadian children’s science-fiction show that aired from 1994 to 2002, was the very first half-hour, completely computer animated TV program?

Expressions included in the learning materials

  • A trip/walk/stroll down memory lane
  • Wacky
  • Messed up
  • In the swing of things
  • To be in/out of the loop
  • Meta

Credit:Audio/Learning Materials: CulipsPhoto: Shutterstock

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