- 2 Seasons
The animated television series Liberty's Kids is geared toward audiences that range in age from 7 to 14 with the purpose to teach them about the origins of the United States of America. The series focuses on major events that happened in the U.S. such as the Revolutionary War, Declaration of Independence and the Boston Tea Party just to name a few. Celebrities such as Walter Cronkite, Sylvester Stallone, Ben Stiller, Billy Crystal, Dustin Hoffman, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Don Francisco's voices were used for the series. Liberty's Kids was originally Kevin O'Donnell's idea and written by Doug McIntyre. It then was produced by DIC Entertainment and later aired on PBS Kids. The series aired on several networks until finding a home on qubo in 2012. It's a 30 minute show that includes commercials, guessing games, riddles and continental cartoons. September 2, 2002 was the airing of the first episode of Liberty's Kids which was titled Boston Tea Party. Through My Own Eyes was the theme song which was performed by Aaron Carter and Kayla. The Boston Tea Party episode was basically about characters named Sarah, Moses, James and Henri who was at the wrong place at the wrong time. They were caught in the middle of gang patriots whose sole purpose was to aboard the ship and destroy the tea cargo. In this episode Adam Sandler made a guest appearance. Liberty's Kids is a historical fictional television series that educates young kids about the United States history. It's an adventure for kids to explore and learn about events and heroes of America. It covers events that happened starting from 1773 to 1789 and the Revolutionary War as well as the aftermath. Liberty's Kids began on Labor Day and there were a total of 40 episodes all of which ended on April 3, 2003 but PBS continued to play the series until 2004. Shout! Factory released Liberty's Kids DVD which contained all 40 episodes on October 14, 2008.