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Martha and the One Thousand Fleas/Nice and Crabby
* Martha and the One Thousand Fleas - Helen is shocked to find that someone has eaten the cookies she was supposed to sell for the school fundraiser. Feeling stuffed and guilty, Martha knows just the thing to raise the money: a dog circus! Vocabulary: (E) charity, contribut(e)(ions), fundraiser, salesman, benefit (I) funds, grand finale, money, owe, raise(s)(ed).
* Nice and Crabby - Crabby Mrs. Demson is suddenly friendly, cheerful, and fun. What could be wrong with her? Martha sets out to get to the bottom of the mystery. Vocabulary: (E) complain(t)(ed), disposition, cruel, personality, amiable (I) grumpy, crabby, lovable, cranky, cheerful.

Mon, Feb 8, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Feb 9, 2016 -- 4:30am
Tue, Feb 9, 2016 -- 6:00am
Thu, Feb 11, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Feb 13, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Feb 14, 2016 -- 4:30am
Sun, Feb 14, 2016 -- 6:00am


Martha Plays Favorites/Martha and the Doggie Lover
* Martha Plays Favorites - Truman is worried that his mom doesn't think he's special anymore. She's too busy taking care of the babies at her daycare. Martha knows just how he feels. She felt the same way when the family got that cute puppy Skits. Vocabulary: (E) include, exclude(d), notice(s), snub(bed), replace(d) (I) favorite, special, touchy, cute(st), cuddly.
* Martha and the Doggie Lover - TD's little cousin CD really likes dogs. Really, really likes dogs. CD loves dogs so much he squeezes them too hard. Can Martha teach CD how to be gentle with dogs? Vocabulary: (E) sensitive, aggressive, delicate, aggravate(d), out of control (I) shy, gentle(y), choke(ing), careful, tame(d).

Tue, Feb 9, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Feb 14, 2016 -- 2:00pm


Martha: Secret Agent Dog, Part 1 & 2
* Martha: Secret Agent Dog, Part 1 - Martha is on a super secret mission to find out who's trying to steal the formula for Granny's soup. Can Martha stop the crooks before they put Granny Flo - and Martha's speaking voice - out of commission? Vocabulary: (E) secret agent, service(s), formula, surveillance, defeat(ed) (I) safe, steal, spy(ing), chief, warn.
* Martha: Secret Agent Dog, Part 2 - The life of a secret agent dog turns out to be trickier than Martha expected. Undaunted, Martha uses disguises and gadgets to hound the evil soup thieves. Vocabulary: (E) trespass(er)(ing), self-destruct, invisible, scheme, mastermind (I) disguise, combination, crook, hideout.

Tue, Feb 9, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- 4:30am
Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- 6:00am
Sun, Feb 14, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Feb 15, 2016 -- 4:30am


Skits On Ice/Martha's Steamed!
* Skits on Ice - Skits is afraid of hockey pucks, but why? Helen tells the story of how puppy Skits chased a puck onto thin ice, and how quick thinking by Martha saved the day. Vocabulary: (E) risky, thaw(ing), solid, freeze/frozen, defrost (I) ice(y), cold, melt, puck, hockey, thin.
* Martha's Steamed! - When Helen and Martha discover a dog locked in a hot car on a sweltering summer's day, they snap into action. While they try to track down the owner, it becomes almost impossible for them to keep their cool. Vocabulary: (E) emergency, scorching, parched, sizzling, broiling (I) panting, sweat(y), heat, thirsty, page.

Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Feb 13, 2016 -- 6:00am


Alice Tells A Story/Pirates and Princesse
Alice Tells a Story: When Alice tells the story of how she got Nelson, her class is confused. She ate pizza while playing hockey in an animal shelter? With a little help from Helen and T.D., she might be able to tell it correctly, even if it is about cats... Vocabulary :(E) comprehend, digress, edit, order, tangent. Pirates and Princesses: Princesses Carolina, Alice and Helen needeth a castle. Skipper Truman and First Mate T.D. are scouring the land for a ship. The problem: Helen only has one tree house. Who will prevail in the clash between bucanneers and royalty? Vocabulary: (E) narrative, recap, scenario, summary, theme.

Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Feb 11, 2016 -- 4:30am
Thu, Feb 11, 2016 -- 6:00am
Mon, Feb 15, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Feb 20, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Mon, Mar 21, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Mar 22, 2016 -- 4:30am
Tue, Mar 22, 2016 -- 6:00am
Thu, Mar 24, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Mar 26, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Mar 27, 2016 -- 4:30am
Sun, Mar 27, 2016 -- 6:00am


The Martha Show, Part 1 & 2
* The Martha Show, Part 1 - Martha has been offered a chance to host a children's TV show with her friends! The gang tries to agree on the perfect kid's show (1st of two parts).Vocabulary: (E) genre(s), drama(tic)(s), educational, merchandise, style, comed(y)(ies)(ic) (I) co-star, medical, program(s), watch, script.
* The Martha Show, Part 2 - Having your own kid's show is more complicated than Martha expected. Our talking dog comes up with a whale of a show. But is her new partner - or TV - ready for it? Vocabulary: (E)pilot, imaginative, suspense, depict(ing)(ion)(ed) (I) duo, viewers, children('s), pirate(s), whale.

Thu, Feb 11, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Feb 12, 2016 -- 4:30am
Fri, Feb 12, 2016 -- 6:00am
Fri, Feb 12, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Feb 16, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Feb 21, 2016 -- 2:00pm


Martha's Sweater/The Mystery of the Missing Dinosaur
Martha's Sweater: A dog in a sweater? Not on Martha's watch. But what can she do when Grandma Lucille presents her with a neatly knitted pullover? Desperate to rid herself from woolly embarrasment, Martha sets out to prove that no sweater can withstand the rugged lifestyle of a dog. Vocabulary: (E) dignified, fib, hideous, loathe, undignified. The Mystery of the Missing Dinosaur: T.D.'s day starts like any other: getting on a bus and riding it to the end of the line. But when he passes by a toy that looks suspiciously like one he used to own, he's pulled into a mystery that even he couldn't dream up. Who's behind this game of a boy and his missing plastic dinosaur? Vocabulary: (E) absorbing, appealing, fascinating, intriguing, rendezvous.

Fri, Feb 12, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Feb 13, 2016 -- 4:30am
Mon, Feb 15, 2016 -- 6:00am
Wed, Feb 17, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Feb 20, 2016 -- 6:00am
Tue, Mar 22, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Mar 23, 2016 -- 4:30am
Wed, Mar 23, 2016 -- 6:00am
Sun, Mar 27, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Mar 28, 2016 -- 4:30am


Martha's Life In Crime, Part 1 & 2
* Martha's Life in Crime, Part 1 - Martha tells the story of her puppy days in the animal shelter and her excitement of finding a family. But it turns out that Helen wasn't the first person who adopted Martha. Vocabulary: (E) autobiography, possib(le)(ilities), yearn(ed), promis(e)(ing), narrate(d), flashback (I) tell(ing), back then, now, recall, before.
* Martha's Life in Crime, Part 2 -Puppy Martha's new owner turns out to have unsavory plans for her. Can Martha turn the tables on the bumbling crooks and still find a family? Vocabulary: (E) reminiscing, background, aspire(d)(ations), sequence (I) time, past, wish(ed), happened, when.

Sat, Feb 13, 2016 -- 2:00pm


Bookbots 3: Fit Fights Fat/Grandpa Bernie Cleans
Bookbots 3: Fit Fights Fat: No cat is stronger than a Bookbot... unless the Bookbots are out of shape! And with little crime to fight, our heroes have become just that. Will they be able to get fit in time to stop a new literacy-loathing villain on the rise? Vocabulary: (E) fitness, in shape, lazy, sluggish, strength. Grandpa Bernie Cleans Up: When the dogs join Helen and T.D. to clean Grandpa Bernie's garage, they meet Candy, an elderly dog who claims she was bit by a ball from outer space! As Bernie's trash becomes T.D. 's treasure, Martha and Skits dig through Candy's yard for the truth behind the fanged space ball. Vocabulary: (E) achey, elderly, mobility, vigor, youthful.

Mon, Feb 15, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Feb 16, 2016 -- 4:30am
Tue, Feb 16, 2016 -- 6:00am
Thu, Feb 18, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Feb 20, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Feb 21, 2016 -- 4:30am
Sun, Feb 21, 2016 -- 6:00am
Wed, Mar 23, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Mar 24, 2016 -- 4:30am
Thu, Mar 24, 2016 -- 6:00am
Mon, Mar 28, 2016 -- 2:00pm


Thou Callest Me A Dog/Martha's Paper Chase
Thou Callest Me a Dog: A dog speaking Shakespeare? 'Tis a consumation devoutly to be wished and achieved when Martha swallows Hamlet. Never was a dog's desire for meat so artfully expressed. Vocabulary: (E) dialogue, director, monologue, producer, soliloquy. Martha's Paper Chase: It's the Town Crier deadline and Carolina needs a headline. Hot on the trail for a story, and a biscuit, Senior Canine Reporter Martha stumbles into a scoop that screams front page: the whereabouts of Big Minnie. But is exposing Minnie's privacy worth the story? Vocabulary: (E) confirm, feature, integrity, topic, verify.

Tue, Feb 16, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Feb 17, 2016 -- 4:30am
Wed, Feb 17, 2016 -- 6:00am
Sun, Feb 21, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Feb 22, 2016 -- 4:30am
Thu, Mar 31, 2016 -- 10:30pm


Martha in the White House, Part 1 & 2
* Martha in the White House, Part 1 - The new president is looking for a dog to live in the White House. Martha knows the perfect dog for the job! What better way to recommend some of her neighborhood pals than to put in a few calls to the White House herself? Vocabulary: (E) neighborhood, nation(al), volunteer, recommend(ing), community, nominate (I) president, white house, leader, country.
* Martha in the White House, Part 2 - The president is calling! One of his aides heard about Martha's speaking ability and he needs her to report to the White House immediately. But why does the president want Martha? Is there a top-secret cat conspiracy? Vocabulary: (E) mission, function(ing), appoint(ed)(ing)(ment), advise/advisor, representative(s), cabinet (I) aide(s), serve(d), official, secretary.

Wed, Feb 17, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Feb 18, 2016 -- 4:30am
Thu, Feb 18, 2016 -- 6:00am
Mon, Feb 22, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Feb 27, 2016 -- 2:00pm


Tomato, You Say/Martha Questions
Tomato, You Say: Why is there a tomato on T.D.'s shirt? Helen's eager to know. Unfortunately, she'd have an easier time getting Martha to skip breakfast than getting a straight answer from T.D. Will she ever find out? Vocabulary: (E) image, indicate, insignia, remind, symbol. Martha Questions: Is Martha only speaking in questions? Why would that be? Can Skits help her figure it out? Did somebody put something funny in her soup? Will the questions ever stop??? Vocabulary: (E) convey, inquire, period, punctuation, question mark.

Thu, Feb 18, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Feb 19, 2016 -- 4:30am
Fri, Feb 19, 2016 -- 6:00am
Fri, Feb 19, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Feb 23, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Feb 28, 2016 -- 2:00pm


T.D. Gives A Report/Martha's Canine Cleaners
* T.D. Gives A Report: When T.D. finds out the Pony Express wasn't a train for horses, he's crushed. It was the only thing worth doing a report on for Mrs. Clusky's class. Helen tries to spark his interests in other topics, but it just won't work. Is there anything he can get passionate enough about to research? Vocabulary: (E) apathetic, avid, eliminate, indifferent, passionate.
* Martha's Canine Cleaners: Lily needs help. She tore a pillow while she was sleeping. Canine Cleaners Martha and Skits answer the call... and make things a whole lot worse. Can they clean up their mess made before Milo's dad gets home? Vocabulary: (E) destroy, mess, ruin, spotless, tear.

Fri, Feb 19, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Feb 20, 2016 -- 4:30am
Mon, Feb 22, 2016 -- 6:00am
Wed, Feb 24, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Feb 27, 2016 -- 6:00am


Skits and Mr. Scruffles/Brave Truman
* Skits and Mr. Scruffles - Everyone's too busy to play with Skits. While he's moping around the neighborhood, he meets Milo, a lonesome newcomer who just moved to Wagstaff City. The two bond, but when they tell their respective families about their new companion, no one believes they're real. Vocabulary: (E) occupied, companion, lonesome, disappoint, imaginary (I) bored, lonely, twice, play(ed)(ing), fun. < br>* Brave Truman - Truman is afraid to try out his new sled on the town's steepest, scariest, lumpiest hill. His friends are convinced that Truman is braver than he seems. Is he? Vocabulary: (E) panic, reaction, terrify(ed)(ing), phobia, reassur(e) (ing) (I) height(s), worr(y)(ied), dizzy, steep, tall.

Mon, Feb 22, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Feb 23, 2016 -- 4:30am
Tue, Feb 23, 2016 -- 6:00am
Thu, Feb 25, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Feb 27, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Feb 28, 2016 -- 4:30am
Sun, Feb 28, 2016 -- 6:00am


Martha's Millions/Carolina's Gifted
* Martha's Millions - When Carolina reads about a dog inheriting millions, she's appalled. What could a dog do with all that money? Martha discovers that it isn't who spends it, but how you spend it, that matters most. Vocabulary: (E) inherit(s)(ed)(ing)(ance), wealthy, greedy, generous, fortune (I) will, buy, spend, stingy, give(ing). < br />* Carolina's Gifted - Everyone is excited for Carolina's birthday, everyone, that is, except Carolina. She still hasn't used her gift certificate from last year's birthday, and it is going to expire... tonight! She and Helen rush to the store to pick out the perfect gift.What will it be? Vocabulary: (E) gift certificate, expire, purchase, splurge, redeem, squirrel away (I) save, cash, pay/paid, pick.

Tue, Feb 23, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Feb 24, 2016 -- 4:30am
Wed, Feb 24, 2016 -- 6:00am
Sun, Feb 28, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Feb 29, 2016 -- 4:30am


Truman's Mad/Dog for a Day
* Truman's Mad - When Truman sends away for a science kit, he dreams about all the new inventions he will create. But can reality really live up to his big dreams? Vocabulary: (E) explore, theory, analyz(e) (ing), outcome, effect (I) note(s), lab, kit, finding(s), magnet(ism) (s).
* Dog for a Day - TD thinks dogs have it easy - no school, no homework, no schedule - but Martha begs to differ. When the two decide to switch roles for a day, they discover that life can be surprisingly tough in someone else's shoes (or tail). Vocabulary: (E) hypothesis, experiment, conclusion, compare(d), result(s) (I) human, canine, science, easy, hard(er).

Wed, Feb 24, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Feb 25, 2016 -- 4:30am
Thu, Feb 25, 2016 -- 6:00am
Mon, Feb 29, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Mar 5, 2016 -- 2:00pm


Alice Covers Up/Carolina Picks A Lily
* Alice Covers Up - It's a pool party! Everyone is going, including Alice... until she becomes involved in a strange cover-up. Vocabulary: (E) (self)confiden(t)(ce), complexion, timid, outgoing, bashful (I) color, sort, brand, fair/fair-skinned, dye.
* Carolina Picks a Lily - Carolina adopts a new puppy, and she's so excited. It matches her purse! But when the gang points out the pup won't stay pocketbook-sized for long (check out those paws!), she regrets her impulsive adoption. Will they be able to find a home for Lily? Vocabulary: (E) shallow, temperament, vicious, impulsive, foster, hypoallergenic (I) sweet, type, breed, kind, nasty.

Thu, Feb 25, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Feb 26, 2016 -- 4:30am
Fri, Feb 26, 2016 -- 6:00am
Fri, Feb 26, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Mar 1, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Mar 6, 2016 -- 2:00pm


The Opera Contest/Maestro Martha
* The Opera Contest - An opera contest! Sounds boring! But before you know it, the kids have cooked up their own ideas of what an opera should be. Vocabulary: (E) opera, soprano, bass, quartet, accomplish (I) scene, rhyme, costume, stage, prop(s).
* Maestro Martha - Bad guys Pablum and Weaselgraft have a plan to turn a charity concert into a heist by using the power of music. Very strange music. Can Martha turn down the volume on their evil scheming before it's too late? Vocabulary: (E) orchestra, symphony, conduct(or)(ing), percussion, composition (I) trumpet, string, maestro, gong, usher.

Fri, Feb 26, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Feb 27, 2016 -- 4:30am
Mon, Feb 29, 2016 -- 6:00am
Wed, Mar 2, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Mar 5, 2016 -- 6:00am


Martha: Deadline Doggie/It's The Giant Pumpkin, Martha
* Martha: Deadline Doggie - When Martha begins to sniff out leads for Carolina's paper, the news is not fit to print. Can Martha redeem herself before she puts the paper out of business? Vocabulary: (E) article, deadline, eavesdropped(ing), gossip(ing), private (I) type(ing), read(s)(ing), tip, paper, surprise.
* It's the Giant Pumpkin, Martha - With The Ronald Report as her new competition, Carolina needs stories, big stories, to keep her paper afloat. But then she finds a story that's stranger than she bargained for. Vocabulary: (E), source, exaggerate(d)(ing)(tions), (un)reliable, anonymous, retract(ed)(ing)(ion) (I) reporter, lie(s), record, ton, pounds.

Mon, Feb 29, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Mar 1, 2016 -- 4:30am
Tue, Mar 1, 2016 -- 6:00am
Thu, Mar 3, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Mar 5, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Mar 6, 2016 -- 4:30am
Sun, Mar 6, 2016 -- 6:00am


Martha Acts Up/Ronald Is In
* Martha Acts Up - Mrs. Boxwood offers Martha a part in Alice in Wonderland, and Martha is thrilled at her new chance to become a star of the stage. But when Martha finds out what she's cast as, she's horrified. Vocabulary: (E) character(s), motivat(e)(ation), portray(s) , psychology, instinct(ual) (I) part, actors, play, line(s), show. < br />* Ronald Is In - When Ronald finds a book on psychology, he becomes the expert on everyone's "problems." Is his cure worse than the complaint? Vocabulary: (E) attitude, diagnose(is)(ed)(ing), emulate(ing), mimic(ing) (I) mental, borrow, worried, used book(s), yogurt.

Tue, Mar 1, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Mar 2, 2016 -- 4:30am
Wed, Mar 2, 2016 -- 6:00am
Sun, Mar 6, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Mar 7, 2016 -- 4:30am


Myth Me?/TD's Myth Take
* Myth Me? - On a rainy, boring day, the gang does what everybody does on a rainy day: act out Greek myths! And, as always, they are really better with dogs! Vocabulary: (E) myth, legend, moral, reflection, fate (I) point, ending, setting, over, greek.
* TD's Myth Take - TD isn't satisfied with any Greek myth, so he decides to write his own version. With the help of Martha and Truman, he puts on a performance that exceeds everyone's expectations... Vocabulary: (E) version, alter, revis(e)(ing), adaptation, dramatize (I) change, fix, perfect, plot, nymph.

Wed, Mar 2, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Mar 3, 2016 -- 4:30am
Thu, Mar 3, 2016 -- 6:00am
Mon, Mar 7, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Mar 12, 2016 -- 2:00pm


The Dog Did It/Martha Out West
* The Dog Did It - Martha shares the Great Oral History of Dogs with Helen, TD, and Truman. According to Martha, dogs gave humans lots of stuff: fire, philosophy, physics, art, and even language. Could this explain why Shakespeare's hero is named Hamlet? Vocabulary: (E) primitive, civilization, prehistor(y)(ic), ancient, philosopher, origin (I) stone(s), fire, cave(man)(boy)(girl)(dog) (kids), history.
* Martha Out West - The gang has borrowed a video camera from the library so they can film their very own Wild West production. They each tell their version, featuring with pioneers, outlaws, and... strawberry milkshakes? Vocabulary: (E) pioneer, frontier, found(ed), outlaw, property (I) west(ern), mayor, sheriff, town, settle(r)(d).

Thu, Mar 3, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Mar 4, 2016 -- 4:30am
Fri, Mar 4, 2016 -- 6:00am
Fri, Mar 4, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Mar 8, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Mar 13, 2016 -- 2:00pm


Patrol Dog Martha/The Crooning Crook Caper
* Patrol Dog Martha - Martha wishes she could help solve crimes like Rascal the police dog, and she's in luck! Officer O'Reilly lets Martha fill in while Rascal is away. Out patrolling, Martha smells a rat. Can she convince them that there's something rotten in the rutabaga? Vocabulary: (E) patrol, citation, smuggle, secur(e)(ity) (I) officer, police, freeze, beat, cop.
* The Crooning Crook Caper - Helen wishes she could be a kid detective just like her favorite book character, Curious Crystal. When Helen and Martha find a business card for "The Whistler" with "You've been warned" written on the back, they think their career as super sleuths has begun. Vocabulary: (E) caper, detective, camouflage, pursu(e)(it), stakeout (I) footprint, monocle, criminal, notebook, handwriting.

Fri, Mar 4, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Mar 5, 2016 -- 4:30am
Mon, Mar 7, 2016 -- 6:00am
Wed, Mar 9, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Mar 12, 2016 -- 6:00am


Wagstaff Races/The Missing Metal Mystery
* Wagstaff Races - Wagstaff City's environmental club is having a "Go Green Go-Cart Race," fueled by alternative energy. Using sun, wind, and pond scum, the gang gathers at the starting line. Who will win the trophy - and most importantly, how? Vocabulary: (E) energy, solar, alternative, convert, generate (I) cart, (re)use, green, power, parts.
* The Missing Metal Mystery Who's been stealing things from t-he local junkyard? When Detective TD announces the identity of his main suspect, everyone is shocked. Vocabulary: (E) waste, pollut(e)(ing)(tion), landfill, biodegradable (I) aluminum, copper, metal(s), trophy, sleepwalking.

Mon, Mar 7, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Mar 8, 2016 -- 4:30am
Tue, Mar 8, 2016 -- 6:00am
Thu, Mar 10, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Mar 12, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Mar 13, 2016 -- 4:30am
Sun, Mar 13, 2016 -- 6:00am


Verb Dog, When Action Calls!/Martha's Adverb Adventures
Verb Dog, When Action Calls! - Struck by a falling book of five-hundred-and-one English Verbs, Martha instantly becomes - Verb Dog! Using her unique superpower to control people with verbs, Martha sniffs out trouble and defends the town from evil. Vocabulary: (E) verb, amublate, elevate, descend, (un)petrify. Martha's Adverb Adventure - Weaselgraft and Pablum have a new invention that is sure to make them rich again. The Adverbalizer activates adverbs - giving the user the ability to make things happen completely, sloppily, instantly... Of course T.D. orders one... immediately! Vocabulary: (E) sloppily, instantly, immediately, completely, adverb.

Tue, Mar 8, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Mar 9, 2016 -- 4:30am
Wed, Mar 9, 2016 -- 6:00am
Sun, Mar 13, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Mar 14, 2016 -- 4:30am


Bulldozer Versus Dinosaur!/Carolina Tackles Football
Bulldozer Versus Dinosaur! - T.D. ponders the age-old question: what's more powerful, a bulldozer or a dinosaur? The kids can't come to an agreement, so T.D. does what any boy faced with this question would do. He uses a time machine to bring a dinosaur back from the late Cretaceous period. Let the competition begin. Vocabulary: (E) match, force, equal, contend(er), clash. Carolina Tackles Football - The Wagstaff Dogs are tired of losing every game. In their search for new leadership, the gang is shocked to discover a fanatical football coach in...Carolina? Can the girly-girl protect her image and still bring the team to victory? Vocabulary: (E) pass, tackle, fumble, huddle, intercept(ion).

Wed, Mar 9, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Mar 10, 2016 -- 4:30am
Thu, Mar 10, 2016 -- 6:00am
Mon, Mar 14, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Mar 19, 2016 -- 2:00pm


Martha's Market/Bye Bye Burger Boy
Martha's Market - Martha pitches in to run Tio Jorge's market when everyone else is busy. Will Martha and her canine coworkers be able to satisfy their customers' needs? Or is a staff of dogs in a store full of food a recipe for trouble? Vocabulary: (E) market, stock, inventory, display, order. Bye Bye Burger Boy - Burger Boy, the gang's favorite childhood restaurant, is going out of business. Can Martha and Friends' advertising campaign save their local eatery? Or are they doomed because of competition from the newest burgerchain in town, Big Burgertorium? VocabularY: (E) business, customer, commercial, advertistement, market(ing).

Thu, Mar 10, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Mar 11, 2016 -- 4:30am
Fri, Mar 11, 2016 -- 6:00am
Fri, Mar 11, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Mar 15, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Mar 20, 2016 -- 2:00pm


Return Of The Bookbots: The Case Of The Missing Words, Part One & Two
Return of the Bookbots: The Case of the Missing Words, Part One - The Bookbots are back and faced with a new nemesis: The Announcer. Armed with the power to bring nouns from books to life, the Announcer is wreaking havoc on Wagstaff City. Can our heroes utilize their semantic savvy to stifle this rampaging rapscallion? Vocabulary: (E) noun, remove, term, insert, announce(r). Return of the Bookbots: The Case of the Missing Words, Part Two - The Announcer is still at large and has put the city into grammatical peril. Fortunately, the Bookbots have discovered a secret weapon: adjectives. Equipped with this new linguistic leverage, our heroes may just be able to save their beloved city from their phonological foe. Vocabulary: (E) oath, adjective, define, modify, weightless.

Fri, Mar 11, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Mar 12, 2016 -- 4:30am
Mon, Mar 14, 2016 -- 6:00am
Wed, Mar 16, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Mar 19, 2016 -- 6:00am


Monkeyshines Martha/Dog Daze
Monkeyshines Martha - Helen's hefty schoolwork load leaves her with little time left to spend with Martha. At loose ends, Martha finds a friend in Professor Monkey, whose wacky inventions propel Martha into a world of new adventures. Vocabulary: (E) relie(f)(ve), genius, unwind, cherish, pressure. Dog Daze - When Carolina chastises Martha for her doggish mannerisms, Martha wishes Carolina could just see things from her point of view. That night, Carolina goes to sleep only to awake as...a dog! What will happen when she's forced to take on a furry, four-legged perspective? Vocabulary: (E) empathy, sympathy, characteristics, mannerisms, point of view.

Mon, Mar 14, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Mar 15, 2016 -- 4:30am
Tue, Mar 15, 2016 -- 6:00am
Thu, Mar 17, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Mar 19, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Mar 20, 2016 -- 4:30am
Sun, Mar 20, 2016 -- 6:00am


Eyes on the Skies/Camp Truman
Eyes on the Skies - Astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson (Truman's #1 hero), is holding a seminar at the library. Truman becomes more and more certain that his activity partner T.D. is going to embarrass him in front of his idol. Does T.D. have what it takes to become a great scientist? Vocabulary: (E) telescope, seminar, identify, curious, astrophysicist, presentation. Camp Truman - Milo is super-exited to go to Camp Winnetka this summer - he's been packing since Christmas. But when Truman discovers that Camp Winnetka is closing, he takes it upon himself to cheer Milo up -- by showing him how miserable and grueling camp can be. Vocabulary: (E) activity, hike, forage, nature, grueling.

Tue, Mar 15, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Mar 16, 2016 -- 4:30am
Wed, Mar 16, 2016 -- 6:00am
Sun, Mar 20, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Mar 21, 2016 -- 4:30am


Cora! Cora! Cora!/Cora Encore!
Cora! Cora! Cora! - Helen's family friend Kit Luntanne (Jennifer Westfeldt) is upset. She's had to leave her lovable dog, Cora, at home while she travels with her acting troupe. Backstage at the theater, Martha meets Ham Johnson (Jon Hamm), an actor who admires Kit and wants to impress her. Together they hatch a plan to reunite Kit with her dog. What could possibly go wrong? Vocabulary: (E) admire, reunite, ambition, famous, audition. Cora Encore! - Confusion ensues as Martha and Ham cross paths with a troupe of circus dogs who all look exactly like Cora. Can our heroes find the real Cora before she's sent off to perform in the big top? Or before Kit finds out about the mess they've made? Vocabulary: (E) actress, stash, bold, chaos, understudy.

Wed, Mar 16, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Mar 17, 2016 -- 4:30am
Thu, Mar 17, 2016 -- 6:00am
Mon, Mar 21, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Mar 26, 2016 -- 2:00pm


Too Many Marthas/Too Much Martha
Too Many Marthas - When Martha is asked to sing at an animal rescue fundraiser, she's thrilled. But on the day of the concert, Martha gets mixed up with another Martha - a dog belonging to a lady named Jennifer (Jennifer Garner). Can Martha help Jennifer locate her missing pup before it's time to sing? Vocabulary: (E) number, diva, solo, aria, a cappella. Too Much Martha - Martha's constant pursuit of snacks has added some extra pounds and the vet says she needs to lose some weight. The family resolves to help Martha control her portions and maintain a balanced diet, but when Martha learns what this means, she's pretty fed up. No more late-night pizza? Vocabulary: (E) weight, portion, restrict, nutrition, balanced diet.

Thu, Mar 17, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Mar 18, 2016 -- 4:30am
Fri, Mar 18, 2016 -- 6:00am
Fri, Mar 18, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Mar 22, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Mar 27, 2016 -- 2:00pm


Puppy Skits/Dinosaurs In Trouble!
Puppy Skits - Can a dog break through the space-time continuum? T.D. thinks so. As Martha recounts the tale of how T.D. first found Skits, we learn that innocent, easy-going Skits may in fact have been a time-traveling puppy! Vocabulary: (E) paleontologist, expedition, past, era, age, museum. Dinosaurs in Trouble! - Due to a lack of funds, the museum's fossil exhibit is closing and Milo and Truman are devastated. What's more fun than fossils? Can the Mesozoic enthusiasts find a way to save the dinos? Vocabulary: (E) museum, fossil, funds, exhibit, archaeologist.

Fri, Mar 18, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Mar 19, 2016 -- 4:30am
Mon, Mar 21, 2016 -- 6:00am
Wed, Mar 23, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Mar 26, 2016 -- 6:00am


The Puppy Tooth Fairy/Martha's Blue Period
The Puppy Tooth Fairy - Martha is hit with a stark realization: the Tooth Fairy doesn't like dogs. Determined to right a wrong, Martha and Skits bound boldly into the night as the Puppy Tooth Fairies. The problem is puppies lose a lot of teeth. So do kittens and elephants and..."gulp"...whales? Vocabulary: (E) anticipation/ing, exhausted, dejected, determined, concerned. Martha's Blue Period - It's impossible. It's unthinkable. It's unbearable. Helen is leaving Martha and going to art camp. Full of separation anxiety, Martha's melancholy clouds even her ability to help T.D. take off his shoes. Feeling blue without her companion, Helen pours her feelings into her paintings. Vocabulary: (E) morose, pitifu, sentimental, mope(ing), blue.

Thu, Mar 24, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Mar 25, 2016 -- 4:30am
Fri, Mar 25, 2016 -- 6:00am
Fri, Mar 25, 2016 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Mar 29, 2016 -- 2:00pm


The Puppy Show/Never Forget to Remember
The Puppy Show - TV producer Laslo Huckey knows just what people want to watch: puppies. But puppies doing what? He challenges Martha and the gang to come up with the perfect pitch for a puppy show. Vocabulary: (E) gist, brainstorm, concept, situation, introduce. Never Forget to Remember - It's the first day of spring and everybody wants to play their favorite outdoor game, Kickup! Only, where's the ball? In order to find it, the kids recount their memories of the last game. The problem is, everybody remembers things differently... Vocabulary: (E) certain, specific, sure, detail(s), previously.

Fri, Mar 25, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Mar 26, 2016 -- 4:30am
Mon, Mar 28, 2016 -- 6:00am
Wed, Mar 30, 2016 -- 2:00pm


My Mother The Dog/Martha's Must-Have
My Mother the Dog - Inspired by Ronald's parrot, Martha starts doing impersonations. It turns out her imitation of Helen's mom is spot-on. But when she starts answering phone calls in Mariella's voice, she gets a bit more than she bargained for... Vocabulary: (E) resembe/resemblance, impersonate/ation, genuine, authentic, accurate. Martha's Must-Have - When Martha finds out that wearing a Courageous Collie Carlo Collar makes people give you food, she has to have one. Ignoring Helen's claims that the product isn't as magical as it seems, Martha sets out to earn some cash for the collar. Vocabulary: (E) artificial, cheap, expensive, phony, bogus.

Mon, Mar 28, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Mar 29, 2016 -- 4:30am
Tue, Mar 29, 2016 -- 6:00am
Thu, Mar 31, 2016 -- 2:00pm


Martha's Puppy/The Cheating Chum Caper
Martha's Puppy - Martha feels it's high time to get a puppy, but the family disagrees. Even Jake knows that two dogs is plenty. With no other option, Martha sets out to do what any dog would: train a baby to become a puppy. Vocabulary: (E) destroy, mess, ruin, spotless, tear. The Cheating Chum Caper - Inspired by her favorite mystery novel, Heroic Helen is on the hunt for trouble. When she notices TD's grades have suddenly improved and spies him meeting secretly with Martha and Francois, things get personal. Has she uncovered a cheating scandal between her dog and her best friend? Vocabulary: (E) cheat, cram, quiz, tutor, drill.

Tue, Mar 29, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Mar 30, 2016 -- 4:30am
Wed, Mar 30, 2016 -- 6:00am


Mouse Patrol/The Big Knockover
Mouse Patrol - Mice have invaded the neighborhood and Martha's here to help. Her rodent-ridding skills are superb, but once she gets to know these friendly, furry nomads the job gets complicated. Vocabulary: (E) invade, obstacle, predicament, relocate, soution. The Big Knockover - Trash cans are being knocked down across Wagstaff City and Mrs. Demson knows just who to blame: dogs. With her tail against the wall, Martha scrambles to find the real culprit before the town enacts a dreaded leash law. Vocabulary: (E) alibi, assume, incident, nocturnal, responsible.

Wed, Mar 30, 2016 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Mar 31, 2016 -- 4:30am
Thu, Mar 31, 2016 -- 6:00am


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