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A group of older children do arts and crafts, cooking, science and technology, and games sent in by viewers.
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Series cast summary:
Caroline Botelho Caroline Botelho ...  Caroline / ... 121 episodes, 2000-2003
Kenny Yates ...  Kenny / ... 81 episodes, 2000-2002
Alisa Besher Alisa Besher ...  Alisa / ... 81 episodes, 1999-2002
Zoe Costello Zoe Costello ...  Zoe / ... 80 episodes, 1999-2000
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Kaleigh Cronin Kaleigh Cronin ...  Kaleigh 61 episodes, 2001-2002
Elena Shieh Elena Shieh ...  Shing Ying 60 episodes, 2003-2005
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Have you ever wanted to send ideas on TV? Well, in ZOOM, that's exactly what they do. 7 hipsters take the time to be with one child. They address the child directly and personally. Into this relationship are woven the arts and crafts, cooking, science and technology, and games sent in by viewers. ZOOM is successful because it encourages kids to turn off their TV and do it. ZOOM aims to extend the child's interest and it encourages viewer interaction. Each episode contains a craft, recipe, game, and an experiment. Written by The ZOOMers

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Comedy | Drama | Family | Music

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PBS

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USA

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English

Release Date:

10 November 1997 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Boston, Massachusetts, USA

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Video tapes, T-Shirts, books, and other Zoom merchandise was available from the WGBH website, during the show's run. See more »

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Featured in The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2006) See more »

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hahaha this show
17 September 2006 | by sftbllchick25See all my reviews

one summer, around 6 years ago, my siblings and i were so bored that we watched ZOOM every afternoon. we thought it was the corniest thing ever, and made fun of the whole thing, starting from the theme song. We'd go to the website and send them fake recipes (like cookies, but we'd list dirty socks and thumbtacks in the ingredient list) and make up some retarded story off the top of our heads just for fun and email them, and send hate mail because our tasty recipes and wonderful stories weren't being put on the air. we decided that "matt" and "kailey" were in love and that "garret" was jealous and we made this book about it and sent it to them. after that, we thought it would be funny to make a book about what we thought about all the characters, but we lost interest in that one. yeah we were pretty dumb, but we were also like 7, 10, and 12. i'm sure my sister would have enjoyed the show, but didn't want to admit it as my brother and i laughed at it!


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