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Martha's Thanksgiving, Part One & Two
Martha's Thanksgiving, Part One - When Martha learns that Helen's extended family will be coming for Thanksgiving, she decides to search for her own long-lost canine siblings. Tails begin to wag as the family reunites, but where is Martha's mother? Vocabulary: (E) reunion, prepare, organize, trace, quest. Martha's Thanksgiving, Part Two - Still in search of her mother, Martha digs into her past to uncover the reason they were separated. Can Martha and her friends solve the mystery and find her mom in time for the family reunion? Vocabulary: (E) assemble, connect, memory, recognize, arrange.

Wed, Nov 26, 2014 -- 4:30am
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 -- 6:00am
Sun, Nov 30, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Dec 1, 2014 -- 4:30am
Mon, Dec 1, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Dec 2, 2014 -- 4:30am
Tue, Dec 2, 2014 -- 6:00am
Thu, Dec 4, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Dec 6, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Dec 7, 2014 -- 4:30am
Sun, Dec 7, 2014 -- 6:00am


Martha's Holiday Surprise/We're Powerless!
Martha's Holiday Surprise: A blizzard is headed towards Wagstaff City and Mittens the cat is trapped in an alley. Fears rise when the story unfolds: Mittens has kittens. Abandoning animal prejudices, Martha and Skits trample into the snow-capped city to rescue the endangered cat and her young. Vocabulary: (E) attack, comfort, nourish, secure, snuggle. We're Powerless!: A blackout in Wagstaff City renders Helen, T.D. and Truman incapable of playing their favorite videogame, Multi-Dimensional Intergalactic Kleine Nachtgopher Attack Four. But with a little imagination, a basket of laundry and some salad tongs, these nachtgophers might not be so powerless after all. Vocabulary: (E) blackout, chill, discomfort, shiver, starve.

Wed, Nov 26, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Nov 29, 2014 -- 6:00am
Tue, Dec 2, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Dec 3, 2014 -- 4:30am
Wed, Dec 3, 2014 -- 6:00am
Sun, Dec 7, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Dec 8, 2014 -- 4:30am
Thu, Dec 18, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 -- 4:30am
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 -- 6:00am
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Dec 23, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Dec 28, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Dec 30, 2014 -- 4:30am
Tue, Dec 30, 2014 -- 6:00am
Tue, Dec 30, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Dec 31, 2014 -- 4:30am
Wed, Dec 31, 2014 -- 6:00am
Thu, Jan 1, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Jan 4, 2015 -- 6:00am
Sun, Jan 4, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Jan 5, 2015 -- 4:30am


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.

Wed, Nov 26, 2014 -- 5:30pm
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 -- 4:30am
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 -- 6:00am
Mon, Dec 1, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Dec 6, 2014 -- 2:00pm


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.

Thu, Nov 27, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Nov 29, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Nov 30, 2014 -- 4:30am
Sun, Nov 30, 2014 -- 6:00am


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.

Thu, Nov 27, 2014 -- 5:30pm
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Nov 28, 2014 -- 4:30am
Fri, Nov 28, 2014 -- 6:00am
Fri, Nov 28, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Dec 2, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Dec 7, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Jan 31, 2015 -- 10:30pm


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, Nov 28, 2014 -- 5:30pm
Fri, Nov 28, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Nov 29, 2014 -- 4:30am
Sun, Nov 30, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Mon, Dec 1, 2014 -- 6:00am
Wed, Dec 3, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Dec 6, 2014 -- 6:00am
Tue, Dec 23, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Dec 24, 2014 -- 4:30am
Wed, Dec 24, 2014 -- 6:00am
Sun, Dec 28, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 -- 4:30am


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).

Sat, Nov 29, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Wed, Jan 28, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Jan 29, 2015 -- 4:30am
Thu, Jan 29, 2015 -- 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.

Wed, Dec 3, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Dec 4, 2014 -- 4:30am
Thu, Dec 4, 2014 -- 6:00am
Mon, Dec 8, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Dec 13, 2014 -- 2:00pm


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.

Thu, Dec 4, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Dec 5, 2014 -- 4:30am
Fri, Dec 5, 2014 -- 6:00am
Fri, Dec 5, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Dec 9, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Dec 14, 2014 -- 2:00pm


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.

Fri, Dec 5, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Dec 6, 2014 -- 4:30am
Mon, Dec 8, 2014 -- 6:00am
Wed, Dec 10, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Dec 13, 2014 -- 6:00am


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.

Mon, Dec 8, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Dec 9, 2014 -- 4:30am
Tue, Dec 9, 2014 -- 6:00am
Thu, Dec 11, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Dec 13, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Dec 14, 2014 -- 4:30am
Sun, Dec 14, 2014 -- 6:00am


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.

Tue, Dec 9, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Dec 10, 2014 -- 4:30am
Wed, Dec 10, 2014 -- 6:00am
Sun, Dec 14, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Dec 15, 2014 -- 4:30am


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.

Wed, Dec 10, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Dec 11, 2014 -- 4:30am
Thu, Dec 11, 2014 -- 6:00am
Mon, Dec 15, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Dec 20, 2014 -- 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.

Thu, Dec 11, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Dec 12, 2014 -- 4:30am
Fri, Dec 12, 2014 -- 6:00am
Fri, Dec 12, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Dec 16, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 -- 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.

Fri, Dec 12, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Dec 13, 2014 -- 4:30am
Mon, Dec 15, 2014 -- 6:00am
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Dec 20, 2014 -- 6:00am


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.

Mon, Dec 15, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Dec 16, 2014 -- 4:30am
Tue, Dec 16, 2014 -- 6:00am
Thu, Dec 18, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Dec 20, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 -- 4:30am
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 -- 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.

Tue, Dec 16, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 -- 4:30am
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 -- 6:00am
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 -- 4:30am


Stanley Saves The Day/Milo Goes for Gold
Stanley Saves the Day - Kenan Thompson guest stars as Truman's cousin, Stanley, who's obsession with watching movies tends to get on his cousin's nerves. When the gang spots two crooks at the Wagstaff City Hotel, Stanley's knowledge of heist movies may be the best tool they've got to prevent a robbery. Vocabulary: (E) athletic, burly, lanky, muscular, scrawny. Milo Goes for Gold - Milo never wins anything. Tired of being trophyless and second-bested by his friends, he devises a way to triumph by making up his own games. The only trouble is, his friends are pretty good at those too... Vocabulary: (E) dexterity, endurance, sport, stamina, swift.

Wed, Dec 17, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Dec 18, 2014 -- 4:30am
Thu, Dec 18, 2014 -- 6:00am
Sat, Dec 27, 2014 -- 2:00pm


The Return of Ralph/Little Bo's Sheep
The Return of Ralph - Buying a bigger TV usually means a better entertainment experience. For the Lorraine's, it means the return of Ralph, the conniving duck whose obsession with television has Helen's family desperate to be duck-free. But this time, Ralph has an even bigger surprise under his feathers... Vocabulary: (E) layover, migrate, pause, remain, stay. Little Bo's Sheep - Martha can't figure out why there's a sheep in her kitchen until Bo, a border collie, rushes in to explain that they got lost on their way to a herding festival. Can Helen and Martha get them there before it starts? And before the sheep eats all their pillows? Vocabulary: (E) dawdle, halt, insist, persistent, route.

Fri, Dec 19, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Dec 20, 2014 -- 4:30am
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 -- 6:00am
Sat, Dec 27, 2014 -- 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.

Mon, Dec 22, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Dec 23, 2014 -- 4:30am
Tue, Dec 23, 2014 -- 6:00am
Thu, Dec 25, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Dec 27, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Dec 28, 2014 -- 4:30am
Sun, Dec 28, 2014 -- 6:00am


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.

Wed, Dec 24, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Dec 25, 2014 -- 4:30am
Thu, Dec 25, 2014 -- 6:00am
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Jan 3, 2015 -- 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.

Thu, Dec 25, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Dec 26, 2014 -- 4:30am
Fri, Dec 26, 2014 -- 6:00am
Fri, Dec 26, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Dec 30, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Jan 4, 2015 -- 2:00pm


Martha Speaks/Martha Gives Advice
* Martha Speaks (book based) - When Martha eats alphabet soup, the letters go to her brain and she develops the ability to talk. And boy, does she talk. After her family complains that she talks too much, she clams up and stops eating her soup. Then a cat burglar breaks into her house, and Martha finds herself speechless. Can she get help in time? Vocabulary - (E) express, discuss(ion), mumble, exclaim, shout (I) speak(ing), jabber(ing), talk, whisper(ing), communicate. < br />* Martha Gives Advice - Helen's cousin Carolina is a little bit older but a lot more fashion-conscious. Helen tries to take her advice, even though she's pretty happy with how she looks already. Then Martha becomes the new host of a radio advice show, and people start doing some pretty strange things. Will Helen learn whose opinion really matters? Vocabulary - (E) persuade, defend, encourage, groan(ed), advice (I) (dis)agree, suggest, offer(ing), plead, sigh, opinion.

Fri, Dec 26, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Dec 27, 2014 -- 4:30am
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 -- 6:00am
Wed, Dec 31, 2014 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Jan 3, 2015 -- 6:00am


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.

Wed, Dec 31, 2014 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Jan 1, 2015 -- 4:30am
Thu, Jan 1, 2015 -- 6:00am
Mon, Jan 5, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Jan 10, 2015 -- 2:00pm


Martha Takes The Cake/Codename: Martha
* Martha Takes the Cake - It's Alice's birthday and everybody's invited, including Martha. The only problem is that Nelson (Martha's cat nemesis) will be there too. When somebody-or some animal-ruins the birthday cake, Alice's brother Ronald thinks Martha's responsible. Martha proclaims her innocence . . . but why was she surrounded by cake crumbs? Vocabulary - (E) innocent, guilty, biased, witness(ed), evidence (I) judge, jury, trial, prove, true/truth.
* Codename: Martha - Martha, Helen, and T.D. uncover a plot to rob the jewelry store, or so they think until their two suspects turn out to be police detectives on a stakeout. Now that everybody has gone home in disgrace, how will Martha catch the real criminals? Vocabulary - (E) suspicious, accomplice, plot(ting), proof, expression (I) fishy, partner, plan(ning), positive.

Thu, Jan 1, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Jan 2, 2015 -- 4:30am
Fri, Jan 2, 2015 -- 6:00am
Fri, Jan 2, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Jan 6, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Jan 11, 2015 -- 2:00pm


Martha to the Rescue/Martha Camps Out
* Martha to the Rescue - Martha is inspired by her favorite show, "Courageous Collie Carlo." Unfortunately, her attempts to become a doggie hero don't quite work out the way she plans. In the end, both Martha and Helen discover they can be courageous when it really matters. Vocabulary - (E) rescue, courageous, danger, protect(ion), hero(ic) (I) save, strong, harm, escape, trouble.
* Martha Camps Out - Ronald finds out that Helen and Alice plan to go camping and warns them about Big Minnie, a mythical monster who lives in the woods. Undeterred, the campers set off. After all, everybody knows Big Minnie's imaginary. Or is she?
* Vocabulary - (E) honorary, brave(ry), earn, merit badge, frighten(ed) (ing), helpful (I) guard, scared, afraid.

Fri, Jan 2, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Jan 3, 2015 -- 4:30am
Mon, Jan 5, 2015 -- 6:00am
Wed, Jan 7, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Jan 10, 2015 -- 6:00am


Down on the Farm/Martha Runs Away
* Down on the Farm - Helen, Martha, and T.D. visit T.D.'s grandpa CK on his farm. When Martha tries to help with chores, things get a little out of hand. She doesn't think she's cut out to be a farm dog, until she raises the alarm, just in the nick of time. Vocabulary - (E chores, herd, pasture, responsibility(ies), task, toil (I) job, tired, rise.
* Martha Runs Away - When Helen gets mad, Martha feels unappreciated and decides to run away. She finds the perfect job to match her abilities-as a telemarketer-and enjoys career success. But she realizes that no amount of success is a substitute for a loving family. Vocabulary - (E) success(eed), appreciate, opportunity, promote(ion) (ing)(ed), employ(ment)(ee)(er). (I) manage(r), hire(d), work, boss.

Sat, Jan 3, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Jan 4, 2015 -- 4:30am
Mon, Jan 5, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Jan 6, 2015 -- 4:30am
Tue, Jan 6, 2015 -- 6:00am
Thu, Jan 8, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Jan 11, 2015 -- 6:00am


Martha Blah Blah/Skits Behaves
* Martha Blah Blah* (*book based) - Granny Flo decides to cut costs at the soup factory. Who would notice if each bowl of soup had only half the letters of the alphabet anyway? Martha would, that's who. As the letters are subtracted from the soup, they're also subtracted from her speech, and Martha loses her ability to communicate. Has Martha ordered her last burger? Vocabulary - (E) limit, add, subtract, reduce, diminish (I) few, greater, higher, more, less.
* Skits Behaves - Now that Skits is full grown, his rambunctious behavior has really gotten out of hand. Mom and Dad tell Helen she has to train Skits or he will have to be an outside dog. Helen tries all the latest training techniques with no success, until she realizes there's only one sure-fire training method: practice, lots of practice. Vocabulary - (E) improve(ment), progress, expand, behave, develop (I) better, misbehave, grow(n)(th), manners, learn.

Tue, Jan 6, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Jan 7, 2015 -- 4:30am
Wed, Jan 7, 2015 -- 6:00am
Sun, Jan 11, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Jan 12, 2015 -- 4:30am


Martha And The Canine Caper/Perfectly Martha
* Martha and the Canine Caper - Martha inadvertently helps some stray dogs rob Karl the butcher. Worried that she'll get blamed for the crime, she conceals the evidence and pretends nothing happened. When the canine criminals recruit her for another heist, she's torn between the truth and a really big salami. Vocabulary - (E) distressed, blame, confess, conceal(ing), shame (I) rob, crime, punish, suspect, honest, hurt.
* Perfectly Martha* (*book based) - Martha thinks there's something fishy about the Perfect Pup Institute. Why are all these dogs behaving so, well, perfectly? Martha is determined to uncover the secret, before any more dogs lose their essential dogginess. Will she succeed or will she become a perfect pup too? Vocabulary - (E) train, imperfect, obedient, disobedient, misbehave (I) wild, good, bad, sneaky, secret.

Wed, Jan 7, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Jan 8, 2015 -- 4:30am
Thu, Jan 8, 2015 -- 6:00am
Mon, Jan 12, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Jan 17, 2015 -- 2:00pm


Firedog Martha/Martha's Pickle
* Firedog Martha - Martha wants to be a firehouse dog, just like her favorite book, Firehouse Freddie. But somehow all the things Freddie makes look so easy-climbing ladders, carrying hoses-aren't as easy for a real dog to do. Will Martha give up on her dream? Vocabulary - (E) reality, fantasy, fiction, imagine, tale, dispatcher (I) story, real, fact(s), pretend, actually.
* Martha's Pickle - Have giant alien pickles invaded Wagstaff City? Truman saw something just like it in a movie, but he never saw the ending. Now they're racing the clock to figure out how to defeat the aliens, before they're really in a pickle! Vocabulary - (E) bizarre, odd, normal, farfetched, rumor, unusual (I) weird, wacky, ordinary, strange(r), report.

Thu, Jan 8, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Jan 9, 2015 -- 4:30am
Fri, Jan 9, 2015 -- 6:00am
Fri, Jan 9, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Jan 13, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Jan 18, 2015 -- 2:00pm


Billy Collins Speaks/Milo's Reading Buddy
Billy Collins Speaks - Billy Collins writes great poems about dogs, and Martha thinks she knows why. Obviously, the former poet laureate must be a canine himself! When Martha meets Billy Collins she's in for a few surprises...as is he. Vocabulary: (E) poem, poet, prose, imposter, metaphor(ically). Milo's Reading Buddy - When Milo reads in front of other people he gets nervous. T.D. has the perfect, confidence-building solution: a Reading Buddy! The whole gang gets excited about helping Milo. Maybe too excited. Can Milo find the Reading Buddy who's perfect for him? Vocabulary: (E) fluent, struggle, apprehensive, interject, nervous.

Fri, Jan 9, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Jan 10, 2015 -- 4:30am
Mon, Jan 12, 2015 -- 6:00am
Wed, Jan 14, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Jan 17, 2015 -- 6:00am


The Dog Who Came to Dinner/Martha Calling
* The Dog Who Came to Dinner - Helen agrees to take care of Mrs. Clusky's dog for a few days, and Martha can't wait to welcome their houseguest. To Martha's chagrin, Francois turns out to be a demanding and manipulative guest who knows just how to charm the humans. When Martha gets blamed for the teacup poodle's bad behavior, something has to be done, but what? Vocabulary - (E) jealous, visitor, privileges, envy, demanding (I) houseguest, welcome, rude, polite, manners.
* Martha Calling* (*book based) - When Martha wins a trip to the Come-On-Inn from a radio call-in show, there's only one problem: No dogs allowed. Helen and Martha put their heads together to come up with a solution. Enter Granny Martha. But when a "mad dog" eats Granny Martha, pandemonium ensues. Where's Martha and why is everybody running for the exits? Vocabulary - (E) allow(ed), forbid(den), permit, restrict, problem (I)guest, rules, invite, vacation.

Sat, Jan 10, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Jan 11, 2015 -- 4:30am
Mon, Jan 12, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Jan 13, 2015 -- 4:30am
Tue, Jan 13, 2015 -- 6:00am
Thu, Jan 15, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Jan 18, 2015 -- 6:00am


Oh, Noooo!/Bye, Martha
* Oh, Noooo! - Granny Flo's Alphabet Soup is taking a licking from the competition, Oodles of Os. If Granny Flo goes out of business, how will Martha communicate? To increase sales, Helen, Martha, and T. D. set out to convince Granny Flo to advertise on the popular TV show, International Icon. Who will Granny Flo choose as a spokesperson? Vocabulary - (E) deceive(ing), honest(ly), dishonest, mislead(ing), popular (I) trust(ing), believe(able), fooling, right, wrong, ad(vertise)(ment).
* Bye, Martha - Nefarious con artist Weaselgraft hatches a scheme to kidnap Martha by pretending to be Martha's long-lost owner . . . from Poland. The family sniffs something suspicious, but why has Martha suddenly begun speaking Polish? Will they really have to say pozegnalny to Martha? Vocabulary - (E) deny, admit, claim, false, translate (I) switch(ed) (ing), mistake, trick, fraud.

Tue, Jan 13, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Jan 14, 2015 -- 4:30am
Wed, Jan 14, 2015 -- 6:00am
Sun, Jan 18, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Jan 19, 2015 -- 4:30am


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.

Wed, Jan 14, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Jan 15, 2015 -- 4:30am
Thu, Jan 15, 2015 -- 6:00am
Mon, Jan 19, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Jan 24, 2015 -- 2:00pm


Martha Walks The Dog/Martha's Got Talent
* Martha Walks the Dog* (*book based) - There's a new dog in town and, boy, is he mean! He barks so much that nobody can sleep. Helen and Martha decide they have to do something. They try steak, squeaky toys, soothing music, but nothing calms the beast within. Then unexpectedly Ronald's parrot reveals the power of a few well-chosen words. Vocabulary - (E) annoy, beware, insult, pleasant, unpleasant (I) bully, mean, loud, tough, naughty.
* Martha's Got Talent - Weaselgraft just can't get Martha off his mind. He must have her. Maybe he can tempt her into his clutches with some well-placed praise and a lifetime supply of bones. He invites her to a talent show, and Martha tells the gang. TD, Truman, and Carolina are game, but they aren't the kind of game Weaselgraft was hoping to catch. Vocabulary - (E) coax, compliment, flatter, tempt, praise (I) tongue twister, care, friendly, practice, treat.

Thu, Jan 15, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Jan 16, 2015 -- 4:30am
Fri, Jan 16, 2015 -- 6:00am
Fri, Jan 16, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Jan 20, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 -- 2:00pm


Martha The Hero Maker/Starstruck Martha
* Martha the Hero Maker - Martha has an idea for a thrilling adventure story, so Truman, T.D., and Helen decide to draw it for her. Much to Martha's dismay, they all add their own special touches, including peanut butter, a ground squirrel, and the Incredible Exo-Skeleton-of-Wow. But when life imitates art, things get a little too exciting! Vocabulary - (E) thrill(ing), hero, villain, astonish, humongous (I) boring, exciting, adventure, incredible, amazing, dull.
* Starstruck Martha - Martha is thrilled when she hears Courageous Collie Carlo is coming to town. But when Martha unexpectedly reveals how uncourageous Carlo really is, she has to help him save his reputation or Carlo's TV career could be history. Vocabulary - (E) ecstatic, embarrass, enthusiastic, eager, reputation (I) fear, excited, glad, upset, fan.

Fri, Jan 16, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Jan 17, 2015 -- 4:30am
Mon, Jan 19, 2015 -- 6:00am
Wed, Jan 21, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Jan 24, 2015 -- 6:00am


Martha In Charge/Truman And The Deep Blue Sea
* Martha in Charge - Helen comes down with laryngitis, and she's sent to bed to recuperate. Martha decides to use her powers of speech to take care of the patient and find a cure. So why are a police car, fire engine, pizza delivery van, and chimney sweep truck all blocking the road in front of Helen's house? Vocabulary - (E) remedy, recover, recuperate, cure, medicine (I) hoarse, rest, well, sick(ness).
*Truman and the Deep Blue Sea - Truman can't believe his luck when Alice invites the gang to go whale watching . . . . until he realizes that he has to actually get on a boat. Which means he'll get seasick. But Truman's desire to see Balaenoptera musculus drives him to overcome his fear, with a little help from someone who knows the true meaning of perseverance! Vocabulary - (E) dread, nauseous, overcome, persevere, seasick (I) ill, quit, queasy, sick, shaky.

Sat, Jan 17, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Jan 18, 2015 -- 4:30am
Mon, Jan 19, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Jan 20, 2015 -- 4:30am
Tue, Jan 20, 2015 -- 6:00am
Thu, Jan 22, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 -- 6:00am


Escape From Flea Island/No Dogs Allowed
* Escape from Flea Island - Carolina is determined to outdo Tiffany Blatsky on the science project. She organizes an expedition with TD, Truman, and Martha to gather "exotic" plants. When the canoe capsizes, a storm blows up, and the sun starts to go down, they worry they may never get off Flea Island. Vocabulary - (E) cooperate, consensus, government, law, supervise (I) agree, lead, in charge, rule, team. * No Dogs Allowed - Tiffany wants to make Helen's treehouse into a girls' clubhouse. But who should be president? When the girls hold an election (Carolina vs. Tiffany, of course), both candidates aggressively court Helen's vote. Vocabulary - (E) campaign, debate, elect, influence, issue (I) choose, decide, lose, vote, win, club.

Tue, Jan 20, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Jan 21, 2015 -- 4:30am
Wed, Jan 21, 2015 -- 6:00am
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Mon, Jan 26, 2015 -- 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, Jan 21, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Thu, Jan 22, 2015 -- 4:30am
Thu, Jan 22, 2015 -- 6:00am
Mon, Jan 26, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Jan 31, 2015 -- 2:00pm


Martha Ain't Nothin' But A Pound Dog, Part 1 & Part 2
* Martha Ain't Nothin' but a Pound Dog, Part 1 - Martha loses her collar and winds up in the animal shelter. She leads an escape attempt, only to find that freedom isn't much without a family. (1st of two parts). Vocabulary - (E) abandon, deserted, neglected, overlooked, (un) fortunate (I) alone, forgot, harsh, lonely, tough, rough.
* Martha Ain't Nothin' but a Pound Dog, Part 2 - When Martha's family comes to take her home, she decides she can't leave her shelter friends behind. Adopting that many dogs is out of the question, so Martha, Helen, and TD cook up a plan to find families for the pound pooches. (2nd of two parts). Vocabulary - (E) adopt, affection, devoted, embrace, loyal. (I) adore, belong, care, dream, hope.

Thu, Jan 22, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Jan 23, 2015 -- 4:30am
Fri, Jan 23, 2015 -- 6:00am
Fri, Jan 23, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Tue, Jan 27, 2015 -- 2:00pm


Raiders of the Lost Art/Martha Says It with Flowers
* Raiders of the Lost Art - After TD passes in the wrong drawing in art class (a caricature of his art teacher instead of a perfectly good drawing of the back of Chuck Smith's head), he panics. With Truman and Martha keeping an eye out for the janitor, Helen and TD sneak into the school after hours to switch the drawings. But will they get caught, or worse still, eaten by a desert mountain snow wolf?
* Martha Says It with Flowers - Martha always seems to do the wrong thing around Grandma Lucille. To prove that she's really considerate, she decides to do something really special for Grandma's birthday. But finding the perfect present for a human is a lot harder than it looks.

Fri, Jan 23, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Jan 24, 2015 -- 4:30am
Mon, Jan 26, 2015 -- 6:00am
Wed, Jan 28, 2015 -- 2:00pm
Sat, Jan 31, 2015 -- 6:00am


Martha Doesn't Speak Monkey!/Martha and Truman Get Lost
* Martha Doesn't Speak Monkey! - Professor Monkey is coming to town to promote his craft books with co-author Beppo. But his directions to the bookstore end up under Bob the dog's fiercely guarded porch. Can Martha help Professor Monkey find the bookstore before Beppo turns in her banana suit?
* Martha and Truman Get Lost - Truman needs Martha to help him find something he lost at Dog Head Lake. The only problem is he won't tell Martha what they're looking for because he's too embarrassed. After getting lost deep in the forest and coming face-to-face with his fears, Truman learns a valuable lesson about himself and his . . . whatsit.

Sat, Jan 24, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 -- 4:30am
Mon, Jan 26, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Tue, Jan 27, 2015 -- 4:30am
Tue, Jan 27, 2015 -- 6:00am
Thu, Jan 29, 2015 -- 2:00pm


Best In Show/Truman on the Ball
* Best in Show - Carolina decides to enter Francois in the dog show, and Helen just can't help herself. She has to enter Martha, too, so she can show Carolina who the true champion really is. A little competition between cousins isn't a bad thing, or is it?
* Truman on the Ball - Why does Truman want to become a hobo and/or join the circus? Is he actually trying to run away? Maybe it has something to do with tomorrow's softball game, and the fact that Truman can't actually catch the ball. Can Martha and Alice help?

Tue, Jan 27, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Wed, Jan 28, 2015 -- 4:30am
Wed, Jan 28, 2015 -- 6:00am


Martha Speaks Martha Gets Spooked/Martha Changes Her Luck
* Martha Gets Spooked - Is someone fixing up the haunted house? If not, who ordered those flowers? Was it the ghost of Mrs. Parkington's Great-Aunt Martha? Whoever or whatever it was, Martha has to go in there to protect Helen, before it's too late!
* Martha Changes Her Luck - Uh-oh. Martha walked under a ladder-and broke a mirror-so now she thinks she's jinxed. And she's worried her bad luck is rubbing off on everybody else. Helen tries to explain that all the accidents are just coincidence, but things just keep getting worse.

Thu, Jan 29, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Fri, Jan 30, 2015 -- 4:30am
Fri, Jan 30, 2015 -- 6:00am
Fri, Jan 30, 2015 -- 2:00pm


Martha Runs The Store, Part 1 & Part 2
* Martha Runs the Store, Part 1 - Skits and Martha are feeling desperate while they wait in the broiling sun for Helen to finish shopping. Fed up, Skits decides to follow the cool air into the store, and Martha has to follow to get him out. What are they going to do now that they're stuck in the bathroom and the store is about to close?
* Martha Runs the Store, Part 2 - Helen can't find Martha and Skits anywhere. Little does she know, they're trapped inside the darkened department store, trying to find the exit . . . when they aren't distracted by the comfy beds, overflowing garbage cans, and automatic tennis-ball shooter. Will they find their way out before it's time to blow out Mom's birthday candles?

Fri, Jan 30, 2015 -- 10:30pm
Sat, Jan 31, 2015 -- 4:30am


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