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The Good, The Bad, and the Chucky/Granny's Pet Plan (Episode #503H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* The Good, the Bad, and the Chucky - Chuck is finally fulfilling his dream and selling grilled cheese sandwiches out of the back of his station wagon - a totally legitimate, non-villainous plan. But when Dr. Two-Brains smells cheese, he can't resist. Will Chuck be able to pursue his dream or will it be foiled by Dr. Two-Brains? Vocabulary Words: Pursue, Yearn.
* Granny's Pet Plan - It seems as though Granny May has given up a life of crime to knit cute little scarves for pets. But when everyone in the city begins to misplace their things, will WordGirl be able to figure out if people are really misplacing things or if someone else is responsible? Vocabulary Words: Accessory, Misplace(d).

Granny and Clyde/Too Loud Crew (Episode #302H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Granny and Clyde - Granny May cons Mr. Botsford into using him as her getaway driver as she goes on a citywide crime spree. WordGirl must find a way to turn Granny May in to the cops without putting her dad behind bars.
* Too Loud Crew - The Butcher and the Whammer unexpectedly team up and things get a little noisy. What happens when they both want to be the leader, not the sidekick? Will WordGirl be able to stop their crimes and restore the city streets to a quieter place to be?

Cherish Is The Word/Granny's Intuition (Episode #310H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Cherish is the Word - It's Valentines Day! All of the kids at school are making special valentines to share with their special friends. But when Victoria Best runs off with all of the cards, will she ruin Valentine's Day for everyone? It's up to WordGirl to swoop in and save the day.
* Granny's Intuition - According to the local news Granny May seems to be figuring out who's been committing the latest crime sprees that are sweeping the city. When Granny May chalks it up to her intuition, WordGirl has a hunch that this villain hasn't changed her ways.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Granny's Goodtime All-Cure Spritzer/Mecha-Mouse (Episode #113)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Granny's Goodtime All-Cure Spritzer: WordGirl must put a stop to GrannyMay's latest con game - selling phony bottles of 'all-cure' spritzer that restores youth.
* Mecha-Mouse: Dr.. 2-Brains builds a mechanical mouse muscle suit, to make him as strong as he is smart... WordGirl must stop him from robbing the annual 2-for-1 festival.

Granny and Clyde/Too Loud Crew (Episode #302H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 28, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Granny and Clyde - Granny May cons Mr. Botsford into using him as her getaway driver as she goes on a citywide crime spree. WordGirl must find a way to turn Granny May in to the cops without putting her dad behind bars.
* Too Loud Crew - The Butcher and the Whammer unexpectedly team up and things get a little noisy. What happens when they both want to be the leader, not the sidekick? Will WordGirl be able to stop their crimes and restore the city streets to a quieter place to be?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 29, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Chuck!/Down with Word Up (Episode #105)

KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 28, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Chuck!: Chuck the Evil Sandwich-Making Guy tries to steal gold instead of sandwiches, which is confusing to everyone else. WG must decide which is a bigger threat to the city - Chuck's crimes, or Mr. Botsford's strange-smelling traditional family recipe.
* Down With Word Up: The clever villain Granny May tricks the townspeople to turn against WordGirl - providing a cover for her latest crime spree. WordGirl must save the town and turn public opinion back to her side.

Granny's Goodtime All-Cure Spritzer/Mecha-Mouse (Episode #113)

KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 27, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Granny's Goodtime All-Cure Spritzer: WordGirl must put a stop to GrannyMay's latest con game - selling phony bottles of 'all-cure' spritzer that restores youth.
* Mecha-Mouse: Dr.. 2-Brains builds a mechanical mouse muscle suit, to make him as strong as he is smart... WordGirl must stop him from robbing the annual 2-for-1 festival.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 28, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 28, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Where Have All The Villains Gone?/Captain Tangent Returns (Episode #407H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 27, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Where Have All the Villians Gone? - Ms. Question comes up with a brilliant plan to get rid of WordGirl: eliminate all of the city's villains so WordGirl is no longer needed. Will Ms. Question be able to keep WordGirl away? Or will a villian-less city need her after all. Vocabulary Words: Eliminate, Entire.
* Captain Tangent Returns - With hopes of having an article published in the Big City Times, Scoops decides to go undercover and become part of Captain Tangent's pirate crew. After leaking Captain Tangent's plans to rob a vessel, will WordGirl make it time to save the day? Vocabulary Words: Vessel, Publish.

Chuck!/Down with Word Up (Episode #105)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Chuck!: Chuck the Evil Sandwich-Making Guy tries to steal gold instead of sandwiches, which is confusing to everyone else. WG must decide which is a bigger threat to the city - Chuck's crimes, or Mr. Botsford's strange-smelling traditional family recipe.
* Down With Word Up: The clever villain Granny May tricks the townspeople to turn against WordGirl - providing a cover for her latest crime spree. WordGirl must save the town and turn public opinion back to her side.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 27, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 27, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Captain Tangent/Chuck and Brent Ride Again (Episode #307H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Captain Tangent - When Becky and her family go out to dinner at Blackbeard's Buffet, they encounter a new villain, Captain Tangent - a teenage pirate with a magnetic hook and talking parrot. It's up to WordGirl to stop him from stealing her mom's trophy and all the coins (a.k.a. doubloons) in the city.
* Chuck and Brent Ride Again - Chuck's famous brother Brent is in a slump; he lost his confidence. Chuck happily takes him under his wing and tries to make Brent his new sidekick. On a routine robbery at the sub shop, Brent gets sidetracked by Reuben Grinder, the owner who wants to talk about innovations in sandwich-making.

Where Have All The Villains Gone?/Captain Tangent Returns (Episode #407H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 9:00 AM

* Where Have All the Villians Gone? - Ms. Question comes up with a brilliant plan to get rid of WordGirl: eliminate all of the city's villains so WordGirl is no longer needed. Will Ms. Question be able to keep WordGirl away? Or will a villian-less city need her after all. Vocabulary Words: Eliminate, Entire.
* Captain Tangent Returns - With hopes of having an article published in the Big City Times, Scoops decides to go undercover and become part of Captain Tangent's pirate crew. After leaking Captain Tangent's plans to rob a vessel, will WordGirl make it time to save the day? Vocabulary Words: Vessel, Publish.

Earth Day Girl/A Hero, A Thief, A Store and Its Owner (Episode #221H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Earth Day Girl - When the Birthday Girl learns that the Earth is having a special celebration (on her birthday!) she decides to teach the Earth a lesson. Will WordGirl find a way to stop the Birthday Girl and save Earth Day? Vocabulary Words: Recycle, Excess.
* A Hero, A Thief, A Store and Its Owner - A police officer arrives at the Jewelry Store only to find Reginald, Chuck, Captain Huggy Face, and WordGirl encased in condiment cocoons. He questions everyone, but uncovering the truth from a superhero, a villain, a monkey and a dramatic jewelry store clerk isn't as easy as it sounds. Vocabulary Words: Version, Recollect.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

The Two-Brains Boogie/Field Day Fun with Robo-Tobey (Episode #202H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* The Two Brains Boogie - Dr. Two Brains is at it again-this time he's threatening to turn all the town's buildings into cheese. When he traps WordGirl outside the city limits she has to figure out how to stop his cheesy plan and get to the Boogie Oogie Oogie dance contest on time! Vocabulary Words: Shimmy, Indestructible.
* Field Day Fund with Robo-Tobey - Becky's really excited about the big field day competition at school. But when Tobey wins the potato sack race and the flexed arm hang she suspects something is awry. Becky has to figure out Tobey's tricks or else lose her chance at winning the coveted super deluxe teachers-only magic markers. Vocabulary Words: Authentic, Competition.

Earth Day Girl/A Hero, A Thief, A Store and Its Owner (Episode #221H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 9:00 AM

* Earth Day Girl - When the Birthday Girl learns that the Earth is having a special celebration (on her birthday!) she decides to teach the Earth a lesson. Will WordGirl find a way to stop the Birthday Girl and save Earth Day? Vocabulary Words: Recycle, Excess.
* A Hero, A Thief, A Store and Its Owner - A police officer arrives at the Jewelry Store only to find Reginald, Chuck, Captain Huggy Face, and WordGirl encased in condiment cocoons. He questions everyone, but uncovering the truth from a superhero, a villain, a monkey and a dramatic jewelry store clerk isn't as easy as it sounds. Vocabulary Words: Version, Recollect.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

The Birthday Girl/Granny-Sitter (Episode #109)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* The Birthday Girl: WordGirl meets The Birthday Girl - a spoiled brat who enlarges when she doesn't get her way. WG's only hope is to use Violet's help to teach her to be generous.
* Granny-Sitter: Granny May answers an ad to be the Botsford's new babysitter - so she can have an alibi for her latest crime. But she didn't plan on babysitting WordGirl!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Have Snob, Will Travel/Tobey's Playground Calamity (Episode #408H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Have Snob, Will Travel - Unable to choose the most valuable items to steal, The Butcher kidnaps Reginald the jeweler and uses him for his knowledge of fine artifacts. Amidst a fence painting contest, Becky must put her paint brush down so that WordGirl can rescue Reginald and stop the Butcher's stealing spree. Vocabulary Words: Formal, Fret.
* Tobey's PlayGround Calamity - Ms. Davis holds a recycling fundraiser contest to raise money for a new playground, which was destroyed by villains over the weekend. It will be dedicated in honor of the winner. Will Becky finally be recognized for her merits over WordGirl?Or will Tobey and his evil robots destroy the city in his quest to win? Vocabulary Words: Dedicate, Calamity.

Where Have All The Villains Gone?/Captain Tangent Returns (Episode #407H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 23, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Where Have All the Villians Gone? - Ms. Question comes up with a brilliant plan to get rid of WordGirl: eliminate all of the city's villains so WordGirl is no longer needed. Will Ms. Question be able to keep WordGirl away? Or will a villian-less city need her after all. Vocabulary Words: Eliminate, Entire.
* Captain Tangent Returns - With hopes of having an article published in the Big City Times, Scoops decides to go undercover and become part of Captain Tangent's pirate crew. After leaking Captain Tangent's plans to rob a vessel, will WordGirl make it time to save the day? Vocabulary Words: Vessel, Publish.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

The Birthday Girl's Monstrous Gift/Hal The Haggler (Episode #409H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 23, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* The Birthday Girl's Monstrous Gift - After being captured by WordGirl and locked safely in a jar on the hottest day of the year, The Energy Monster convinces Eileen to free and feed him so that he is able to continue terrorizing the city and ruin the Summer Winter Carnival. WordGirl must recapture The Energy Monster but will she be able to do so when an angry Eileen turns into The Birthday Girl after her new pet is taken from her? Vocabulary Words: Guzzle, Monstrous. < br />* Hal the Haggler - While doing chores to save money for a new unicorn figurine, WordGirl must stop Granny May from stealing Cleopatra's Bed out of the museum. After a number of attempts, Granny May and WordGirl realize they are both being swindled by Hal. Will WordGirl team up with a villain in order to bring a swindler to justice? Vocabulary Words: Defend, Haggle.

Captain Tangent/Chuck and Brent Ride Again (Episode #307H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 22, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Captain Tangent - When Becky and her family go out to dinner at Blackbeard's Buffet, they encounter a new villain, Captain Tangent - a teenage pirate with a magnetic hook and talking parrot. It's up to WordGirl to stop him from stealing her mom's trophy and all the coins (a.k.a. doubloons) in the city.
* Chuck and Brent Ride Again - Chuck's famous brother Brent is in a slump; he lost his confidence. Chuck happily takes him under his wing and tries to make Brent his new sidekick. On a routine robbery at the sub shop, Brent gets sidetracked by Reuben Grinder, the owner who wants to talk about innovations in sandwich-making.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 23, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 23, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Earth Day Girl/A Hero, A Thief, A Store and Its Owner (Episode #221H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 22, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Earth Day Girl - When the Birthday Girl learns that the Earth is having a special celebration (on her birthday!) she decides to teach the Earth a lesson. Will WordGirl find a way to stop the Birthday Girl and save Earth Day? Vocabulary Words: Recycle, Excess.
* A Hero, A Thief, A Store and Its Owner - A police officer arrives at the Jewelry Store only to find Reginald, Chuck, Captain Huggy Face, and WordGirl encased in condiment cocoons. He questions everyone, but uncovering the truth from a superhero, a villain, a monkey and a dramatic jewelry store clerk isn't as easy as it sounds. Vocabulary Words: Version, Recollect.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

The Birthday Girl's Monstrous Gift/Hal The Haggler (Episode #409H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 21, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* The Birthday Girl's Monstrous Gift - After being captured by WordGirl and locked safely in a jar on the hottest day of the year, The Energy Monster convinces Eileen to free and feed him so that he is able to continue terrorizing the city and ruin the Summer Winter Carnival. WordGirl must recapture The Energy Monster but will she be able to do so when an angry Eileen turns into The Birthday Girl after her new pet is taken from her? Vocabulary Words: Guzzle, Monstrous. < br />* Hal the Haggler - While doing chores to save money for a new unicorn figurine, WordGirl must stop Granny May from stealing Cleopatra's Bed out of the museum. After a number of attempts, Granny May and WordGirl realize they are both being swindled by Hal. Will WordGirl team up with a villain in order to bring a swindler to justice? Vocabulary Words: Defend, Haggle.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 22, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 22, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

The Birthday Girl/Granny-Sitter (Episode #109)

KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 21, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* The Birthday Girl: WordGirl meets The Birthday Girl - a spoiled brat who enlarges when she doesn't get her way. WG's only hope is to use Violet's help to teach her to be generous.
* Granny-Sitter: Granny May answers an ad to be the Botsford's new babysitter - so she can have an alibi for her latest crime. But she didn't plan on babysitting WordGirl!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Earth Day Girl/A Hero, A Thief, A Store and Its Owner (Episode #221H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 20, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Earth Day Girl - When the Birthday Girl learns that the Earth is having a special celebration (on her birthday!) she decides to teach the Earth a lesson. Will WordGirl find a way to stop the Birthday Girl and save Earth Day? Vocabulary Words: Recycle, Excess.
* A Hero, A Thief, A Store and Its Owner - A police officer arrives at the Jewelry Store only to find Reginald, Chuck, Captain Huggy Face, and WordGirl encased in condiment cocoons. He questions everyone, but uncovering the truth from a superhero, a villain, a monkey and a dramatic jewelry store clerk isn't as easy as it sounds. Vocabulary Words: Version, Recollect.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 26, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 21, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 21, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

The Two-Brains Boogie/Field Day Fun with Robo-Tobey (Episode #202H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 20, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* The Two Brains Boogie - Dr. Two Brains is at it again-this time he's threatening to turn all the town's buildings into cheese. When he traps WordGirl outside the city limits she has to figure out how to stop his cheesy plan and get to the Boogie Oogie Oogie dance contest on time! Vocabulary Words: Shimmy, Indestructible.
* Field Day Fund with Robo-Tobey - Becky's really excited about the big field day competition at school. But when Tobey wins the potato sack race and the flexed arm hang she suspects something is awry. Becky has to figure out Tobey's tricks or else lose her chance at winning the coveted super deluxe teachers-only magic markers. Vocabulary Words: Authentic, Competition.

The Birthday Girl/Granny-Sitter (Episode #109)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* The Birthday Girl: WordGirl meets The Birthday Girl - a spoiled brat who enlarges when she doesn't get her way. WG's only hope is to use Violet's help to teach her to be generous.
* Granny-Sitter: Granny May answers an ad to be the Botsford's new babysitter - so she can have an alibi for her latest crime. But she didn't plan on babysitting WordGirl!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 20, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 20, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Have Snob, Will Travel/Tobey's Playground Calamity (Episode #408H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Have Snob, Will Travel - Unable to choose the most valuable items to steal, The Butcher kidnaps Reginald the jeweler and uses him for his knowledge of fine artifacts. Amidst a fence painting contest, Becky must put her paint brush down so that WordGirl can rescue Reginald and stop the Butcher's stealing spree. Vocabulary Words: Formal, Fret.
* Tobey's PlayGround Calamity - Ms. Davis holds a recycling fundraiser contest to raise money for a new playground, which was destroyed by villains over the weekend. It will be dedicated in honor of the winner. Will Becky finally be recognized for her merits over WordGirl?Or will Tobey and his evil robots destroy the city in his quest to win? Vocabulary Words: Dedicate, Calamity.

The Two-Brains Boogie/Field Day Fun with Robo-Tobey (Episode #202H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 9:00 AM

* The Two Brains Boogie - Dr. Two Brains is at it again-this time he's threatening to turn all the town's buildings into cheese. When he traps WordGirl outside the city limits she has to figure out how to stop his cheesy plan and get to the Boogie Oogie Oogie dance contest on time! Vocabulary Words: Shimmy, Indestructible.
* Field Day Fund with Robo-Tobey - Becky's really excited about the big field day competition at school. But when Tobey wins the potato sack race and the flexed arm hang she suspects something is awry. Becky has to figure out Tobey's tricks or else lose her chance at winning the coveted super deluxe teachers-only magic markers. Vocabulary Words: Authentic, Competition.

Granny Mayor/Tobey Goes Good (Episode #125)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Granny Mayor - Granny May uses her wily ways to become the Mayor's Senior Aide. WordGirl has to help the Mayor see past her "nice old lady" act to stop him from signing laws which actually help villains commit more crime.
* Tobey Goes Good - In order to win WordGirl's heart Tobey decides enters "The Young Inventors Challenge and Friendly Competition." He nearly has WordGirl convinced that he's given up his evil ways, until he loses the competition and loses his cool.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

The Meaty Dimension/The Case of the Copied Mrs. Botsford (Episode #502H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* The Meaty Dimension - The Butcher discovers the portal where all of his meat is stored and concocts a plan to trap Huggy and WordGirl so that he can take over the city. Will WordGirl and Huggy be able to outsmart the butcher and get rid of his meat portal for good? Vocabulary Words: Portal, Overpower.
* The Case of the Copied Mrs. Botsford - LRW has made copies of all the important city officials and has sent them out into the city to do all of her dirty work. A copy of Mrs. Botsford has robbed the bank sending the real Mrs. Botsford to run from the police. Will WordGirl be able to prove her mom innocent? Vocabulary Words: Grip, Convince.

Granny Mayor/Tobey Goes Good (Episode #125)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 9:00 AM

* Granny Mayor - Granny May uses her wily ways to become the Mayor's Senior Aide. WordGirl has to help the Mayor see past her "nice old lady" act to stop him from signing laws which actually help villains commit more crime.
* Tobey Goes Good - In order to win WordGirl's heart Tobey decides enters "The Young Inventors Challenge and Friendly Competition." He nearly has WordGirl convinced that he's given up his evil ways, until he loses the competition and loses his cool.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Shrinkin' in the Ray/Department Store Tobey (Episode #111)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Shrinkin' In The Ray: WordGirl must defeat Dr.. 2-Brains when he invents a shrink ray, and uses it to shrink down the cheesy items he covets for easy stealing.
* Department Store Tobey: Tobey interrupts the Botsford's shoe shopping trip, as he tries to impress WordGirl with his elaborate riddles -but he's too clever for his own good.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Seize The Cheese/Ms. Question's Riddle Rampage! (Episode #501H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Seize the Cheese - It's a beautiful Fall day and Mr. and Mrs. Botsford drag Becky and TJ away from their video game to enjoy a family hike. Dr. Two-Brains is also outside apple picking with his henchmen -- of course his plans involve seizing cheese, as well. Will Becky be able to sneak away from her family and become WordGirl to save the city's cheese? Vocabulary Words: Seize, Savor.
* Ms. Question's Riddle Rampage! - On their way to the beach, the Botsford family gets stuck in traffic - Ms. Question has put up a toll that citizens must answer a riddle to get through, otherwise, they'll be stranded! Will WordGirl be able to defeat Ms. Question by answering her most difficult riddle? Vocabulary Words: Stranded, Puzzled.

The Two-Brains Boogie/Field Day Fun with Robo-Tobey (Episode #202H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 16, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* The Two Brains Boogie - Dr. Two Brains is at it again-this time he's threatening to turn all the town's buildings into cheese. When he traps WordGirl outside the city limits she has to figure out how to stop his cheesy plan and get to the Boogie Oogie Oogie dance contest on time! Vocabulary Words: Shimmy, Indestructible.
* Field Day Fund with Robo-Tobey - Becky's really excited about the big field day competition at school. But when Tobey wins the potato sack race and the flexed arm hang she suspects something is awry. Becky has to figure out Tobey's tricks or else lose her chance at winning the coveted super deluxe teachers-only magic markers. Vocabulary Words: Authentic, Competition.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Becky and the Bard/Monkey Robot Showdown (Episode #213H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 16, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Becky and the Bard - Violet and Becky compete for the coveted role of Juliet to play opposite the dreamy Hunter Throbheart in Romeo & Juliet. Violet is cast as Juliet while Becky is the understudy. When the Energy Monster captures Violet, Becky must chose between the role of a lifetime and saving her friend. Vocabulary Words: Shimmer, Memorize.
* Monkey Robot Showdown - The city is hosting the Big Checker Championship and Bob has to face off against Tobey's Robot, the Checkmate 3000! When Tobey puts the pressure on to win, his robot snaps and WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face must team up to stop Checkmate from destroying the city. Vocabulary Words: Champion, Vanquish.

Have Snob, Will Travel/Tobey's Playground Calamity (Episode #408H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 15, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Have Snob, Will Travel - Unable to choose the most valuable items to steal, The Butcher kidnaps Reginald the jeweler and uses him for his knowledge of fine artifacts. Amidst a fence painting contest, Becky must put her paint brush down so that WordGirl can rescue Reginald and stop the Butcher's stealing spree. Vocabulary Words: Formal, Fret.
* Tobey's PlayGround Calamity - Ms. Davis holds a recycling fundraiser contest to raise money for a new playground, which was destroyed by villains over the weekend. It will be dedicated in honor of the winner. Will Becky finally be recognized for her merits over WordGirl?Or will Tobey and his evil robots destroy the city in his quest to win? Vocabulary Words: Dedicate, Calamity.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 16, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 16, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Granny Mayor/Tobey Goes Good (Episode #125)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 15, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Granny Mayor - Granny May uses her wily ways to become the Mayor's Senior Aide. WordGirl has to help the Mayor see past her "nice old lady" act to stop him from signing laws which actually help villains commit more crime.
* Tobey Goes Good - In order to win WordGirl's heart Tobey decides enters "The Young Inventors Challenge and Friendly Competition." He nearly has WordGirl convinced that he's given up his evil ways, until he loses the competition and loses his cool.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Becky and the Bard/Monkey Robot Showdown (Episode #213H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Becky and the Bard - Violet and Becky compete for the coveted role of Juliet to play opposite the dreamy Hunter Throbheart in Romeo & Juliet. Violet is cast as Juliet while Becky is the understudy. When the Energy Monster captures Violet, Becky must chose between the role of a lifetime and saving her friend. Vocabulary Words: Shimmer, Memorize.
* Monkey Robot Showdown - The city is hosting the Big Checker Championship and Bob has to face off against Tobey's Robot, the Checkmate 3000! When Tobey puts the pressure on to win, his robot snaps and WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face must team up to stop Checkmate from destroying the city. Vocabulary Words: Champion, Vanquish.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 15, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 15, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Shrinkin' in the Ray/Department Store Tobey (Episode #111)

KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Shrinkin' In The Ray: WordGirl must defeat Dr.. 2-Brains when he invents a shrink ray, and uses it to shrink down the cheesy items he covets for easy stealing.
* Department Store Tobey: Tobey interrupts the Botsford's shoe shopping trip, as he tries to impress WordGirl with his elaborate riddles -but he's too clever for his own good.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Granny Mayor/Tobey Goes Good (Episode #125)

KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 13, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Granny Mayor - Granny May uses her wily ways to become the Mayor's Senior Aide. WordGirl has to help the Mayor see past her "nice old lady" act to stop him from signing laws which actually help villains commit more crime.
* Tobey Goes Good - In order to win WordGirl's heart Tobey decides enters "The Young Inventors Challenge and Friendly Competition." He nearly has WordGirl convinced that he's given up his evil ways, until he loses the competition and loses his cool.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

The Meaty Dimension/The Case of the Copied Mrs. Botsford (Episode #502H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 13, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* The Meaty Dimension - The Butcher discovers the portal where all of his meat is stored and concocts a plan to trap Huggy and WordGirl so that he can take over the city. Will WordGirl and Huggy be able to outsmart the butcher and get rid of his meat portal for good? Vocabulary Words: Portal, Overpower.
* The Case of the Copied Mrs. Botsford - LRW has made copies of all the important city officials and has sent them out into the city to do all of her dirty work. A copy of Mrs. Botsford has robbed the bank sending the real Mrs. Botsford to run from the police. Will WordGirl be able to prove her mom innocent? Vocabulary Words: Grip, Convince.

Shrinkin' in the Ray/Department Store Tobey (Episode #111)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Shrinkin' In The Ray: WordGirl must defeat Dr.. 2-Brains when he invents a shrink ray, and uses it to shrink down the cheesy items he covets for easy stealing.
* Department Store Tobey: Tobey interrupts the Botsford's shoe shopping trip, as he tries to impress WordGirl with his elaborate riddles -but he's too clever for his own good.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 13, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 13, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Seize The Cheese/Ms. Question's Riddle Rampage! (Episode #501H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Seize the Cheese - It's a beautiful Fall day and Mr. and Mrs. Botsford drag Becky and TJ away from their video game to enjoy a family hike. Dr. Two-Brains is also outside apple picking with his henchmen -- of course his plans involve seizing cheese, as well. Will Becky be able to sneak away from her family and become WordGirl to save the city's cheese? Vocabulary Words: Seize, Savor.
* Ms. Question's Riddle Rampage! - On their way to the beach, the Botsford family gets stuck in traffic - Ms. Question has put up a toll that citizens must answer a riddle to get through, otherwise, they'll be stranded! Will WordGirl be able to defeat Ms. Question by answering her most difficult riddle? Vocabulary Words: Stranded, Puzzled.

The Meaty Dimension/The Case of the Copied Mrs. Botsford (Episode #502H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 9:00 AM

* The Meaty Dimension - The Butcher discovers the portal where all of his meat is stored and concocts a plan to trap Huggy and WordGirl so that he can take over the city. Will WordGirl and Huggy be able to outsmart the butcher and get rid of his meat portal for good? Vocabulary Words: Portal, Overpower.
* The Case of the Copied Mrs. Botsford - LRW has made copies of all the important city officials and has sent them out into the city to do all of her dirty work. A copy of Mrs. Botsford has robbed the bank sending the real Mrs. Botsford to run from the police. Will WordGirl be able to prove her mom innocent? Vocabulary Words: Grip, Convince.

A Vote for Becky/Class Act (Episode #201H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* A Vote for Becky: Mrs. Botsford is running for D.A. and Becky is running for student council president. Tobey decides to run against Becky and uses his robots to distract WordGirl. How will Becky win the election and save the city from total robot destruction?
* Class Act: The Butcher decides that his "wordiability" is getting in the way of his robbing sprees. So he enrolls in an adult education class to learn to articulate. Will the Butcher's new speech skills finally give him the advantage he needs to defeat WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Granny Mayor/Tobey Goes Good (Episode #125)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Granny Mayor - Granny May uses her wily ways to become the Mayor's Senior Aide. WordGirl has to help the Mayor see past her "nice old lady" act to stop him from signing laws which actually help villains commit more crime.
* Tobey Goes Good - In order to win WordGirl's heart Tobey decides enters "The Young Inventors Challenge and Friendly Competition." He nearly has WordGirl convinced that he's given up his evil ways, until he loses the competition and loses his cool.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

A Vote for Becky/Class Act (Episode #201H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 9:00 AM

* A Vote for Becky: Mrs. Botsford is running for D.A. and Becky is running for student council president. Tobey decides to run against Becky and uses his robots to distract WordGirl. How will Becky win the election and save the city from total robot destruction?
* Class Act: The Butcher decides that his "wordiability" is getting in the way of his robbing sprees. So he enrolls in an adult education class to learn to articulate. Will the Butcher's new speech skills finally give him the advantage he needs to defeat WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

You Can't Crush City Hall/Two Brain Highway (Episode #102)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Chuck the Evil Sandwich-Making Guy is threatening to smush City Hall with his giant sandwich press... unless WordGirl can guess his secret code-word in time!
* WordGirl must track down Dr. 2-Brains after he escapes from the Prison Warden's life-size maze, the same week there just happens to be lots of rare cheese to steal from events around town.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Scary with a Side of Butter/Talent Show Tobey (Episode #505H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

*Scary with a Side of Butter - After telling the tale of the giant evil artichoke, Bampy Botsford sparks a panic throughout the city. Mr. Big uses this opportunity to do, what else, become even richer and more powerful! Will the giant artichoke really show up or will Mr. Big finally find a way to control the minds of citizens? Vocabulary Words: Fable, Artichoke.
* Talent Show Tobey - Becky volunteers to be Scoops' assistant for his magic act in the talent show. But when Tobey tricks WordGirl into performing his poetry at the talent show, she has to find a way to be on stage as Becky and WordGirl at the same time - all while saving the city from Tobey's latest robot. Vocabulary Words: Discombobulated,Essential.

The Meaty Dimension/The Case of the Copied Mrs. Botsford (Episode #502H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 9, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* The Meaty Dimension - The Butcher discovers the portal where all of his meat is stored and concocts a plan to trap Huggy and WordGirl so that he can take over the city. Will WordGirl and Huggy be able to outsmart the butcher and get rid of his meat portal for good? Vocabulary Words: Portal, Overpower.
* The Case of the Copied Mrs. Botsford - LRW has made copies of all the important city officials and has sent them out into the city to do all of her dirty work. A copy of Mrs. Botsford has robbed the bank sending the real Mrs. Botsford to run from the police. Will WordGirl be able to prove her mom innocent? Vocabulary Words: Grip, Convince.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

A World Without WordGirl, Part 1/A World Without WordGirl, Part 2 (Episode #413H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 9, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

A WORLD WITHOUT WORDGIRL, PART 1 - When Becky's most amazing birthday party ever gets interrupted one too many times by citizens in need of WordGirl's assistance, she wishes on her birthday candle for a WordGirl-free world. After they're blown out, she realizes her wish has come true. What has she done?! Vocabulary Words: Obligation, Antsy. A WORLD WITHOUT WORDGIRL, PART 2 - After making a wish for a WordGirl-free world, Becky realizes it has come true. Not only does WordGirl not exist, but Chuck is now the King and has the new city following all sorts of strange rules. Will Becky find the last piece of enchanted birthday cake so that she can wish for the return of WordGirl and make things go back to how they were before? Vocabulary Words: Enchanted, Unusual.

Seize The Cheese/Ms. Question's Riddle Rampage! (Episode #501H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 8, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Seize the Cheese - It's a beautiful Fall day and Mr. and Mrs. Botsford drag Becky and TJ away from their video game to enjoy a family hike. Dr. Two-Brains is also outside apple picking with his henchmen -- of course his plans involve seizing cheese, as well. Will Becky be able to sneak away from her family and become WordGirl to save the city's cheese? Vocabulary Words: Seize, Savor.
* Ms. Question's Riddle Rampage! - On their way to the beach, the Botsford family gets stuck in traffic - Ms. Question has put up a toll that citizens must answer a riddle to get through, otherwise, they'll be stranded! Will WordGirl be able to defeat Ms. Question by answering her most difficult riddle? Vocabulary Words: Stranded, Puzzled.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 9, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 9, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

A Vote for Becky/Class Act (Episode #201H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 8, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* A Vote for Becky: Mrs. Botsford is running for D.A. and Becky is running for student council president. Tobey decides to run against Becky and uses his robots to distract WordGirl. How will Becky win the election and save the city from total robot destruction?
* Class Act: The Butcher decides that his "wordiability" is getting in the way of his robbing sprees. So he enrolls in an adult education class to learn to articulate. Will the Butcher's new speech skills finally give him the advantage he needs to defeat WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

A World Without WordGirl, Part 1/A World Without WordGirl, Part 2 (Episode #413H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 7, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

A WORLD WITHOUT WORDGIRL, PART 1 - When Becky's most amazing birthday party ever gets interrupted one too many times by citizens in need of WordGirl's assistance, she wishes on her birthday candle for a WordGirl-free world. After they're blown out, she realizes her wish has come true. What has she done?! Vocabulary Words: Obligation, Antsy. A WORLD WITHOUT WORDGIRL, PART 2 - After making a wish for a WordGirl-free world, Becky realizes it has come true. Not only does WordGirl not exist, but Chuck is now the King and has the new city following all sorts of strange rules. Will Becky find the last piece of enchanted birthday cake so that she can wish for the return of WordGirl and make things go back to how they were before? Vocabulary Words: Enchanted, Unusual.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 8, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 8, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

You Can't Crush City Hall/Two Brain Highway (Episode #102)

KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 7, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Chuck the Evil Sandwich-Making Guy is threatening to smush City Hall with his giant sandwich press... unless WordGirl can guess his secret code-word in time!
* WordGirl must track down Dr. 2-Brains after he escapes from the Prison Warden's life-size maze, the same week there just happens to be lots of rare cheese to steal from events around town.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

A Vote for Becky/Class Act (Episode #201H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* A Vote for Becky: Mrs. Botsford is running for D.A. and Becky is running for student council president. Tobey decides to run against Becky and uses his robots to distract WordGirl. How will Becky win the election and save the city from total robot destruction?
* Class Act: The Butcher decides that his "wordiability" is getting in the way of his robbing sprees. So he enrolls in an adult education class to learn to articulate. Will the Butcher's new speech skills finally give him the advantage he needs to defeat WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 12, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 7, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 7, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Granny Mayor/Tobey Goes Good (Episode #125)

KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Granny Mayor - Granny May uses her wily ways to become the Mayor's Senior Aide. WordGirl has to help the Mayor see past her "nice old lady" act to stop him from signing laws which actually help villains commit more crime.
* Tobey Goes Good - In order to win WordGirl's heart Tobey decides enters "The Young Inventors Challenge and Friendly Competition." He nearly has WordGirl convinced that he's given up his evil ways, until he loses the competition and loses his cool.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

You Can't Crush City Hall/Two Brain Highway (Episode #102)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Chuck the Evil Sandwich-Making Guy is threatening to smush City Hall with his giant sandwich press... unless WordGirl can guess his secret code-word in time!
* WordGirl must track down Dr. 2-Brains after he escapes from the Prison Warden's life-size maze, the same week there just happens to be lots of rare cheese to steal from events around town.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Scary with a Side of Butter/Talent Show Tobey (Episode #505H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

*Scary with a Side of Butter - After telling the tale of the giant evil artichoke, Bampy Botsford sparks a panic throughout the city. Mr. Big uses this opportunity to do, what else, become even richer and more powerful! Will the giant artichoke really show up or will Mr. Big finally find a way to control the minds of citizens? Vocabulary Words: Fable, Artichoke.
* Talent Show Tobey - Becky volunteers to be Scoops' assistant for his magic act in the talent show. But when Tobey tricks WordGirl into performing his poetry at the talent show, she has to find a way to be on stage as Becky and WordGirl at the same time - all while saving the city from Tobey's latest robot. Vocabulary Words: Discombobulated,Essential.

Granny Mayor/Tobey Goes Good (Episode #125)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 9:00 AM

* Granny Mayor - Granny May uses her wily ways to become the Mayor's Senior Aide. WordGirl has to help the Mayor see past her "nice old lady" act to stop him from signing laws which actually help villains commit more crime.
* Tobey Goes Good - In order to win WordGirl's heart Tobey decides enters "The Young Inventors Challenge and Friendly Competition." He nearly has WordGirl convinced that he's given up his evil ways, until he loses the competition and loses his cool.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Whammer Anniversary/Rat Trap (Episode #405H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

WHAMMER ANNIVERSARY - Mr. and Mrs. Bots ford leave Becky to babysit TJ so they can celebrate their anniversary at a local ice cream parlor. When the Whammed can't get the sundae he orders he starts whamming. Becky has to find a way to save her parents, babysit TJ, and keep her secret identity intact. Vocabulary Words: Glimpse, Occasion. RAT TRAP - After an anonymous source tips off Word Girl, Dr. Two Brains smells a rat and his name is Hal Hard bargain! In order to get revenge, he forces Hal to create the ultimate weapon, a ray that turns superheroes into cheese! Vocabulary Words: Confiscate, Whiz.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Tobey's Tricks and Treats/Escape Wham (Episode #209H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Tobey's Tricks and Treats - After losing the costume contest at school, Tobey sets his Robots on a candy-stealing spree and vows to ruin Halloween. Becky and Violet (in her WordGirl costume) plot to save the holiday...and the city. Vocabulary Words: Eerie, Supernatural.
* Escape Wham - When both Chuck and the Whammer attempt to steal famous, priceless Henry VIII artifacts, WordGirl assumes they're partners in crime. But instead of working together the two villains end up battling each other. Wham! Vocabulary Words: Potential, Boisterous.

Whammer Anniversary/Rat Trap (Episode #405H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 9:00 AM

WHAMMER ANNIVERSARY - Mr. and Mrs. Bots ford leave Becky to babysit TJ so they can celebrate their anniversary at a local ice cream parlor. When the Whammed can't get the sundae he orders he starts whamming. Becky has to find a way to save her parents, babysit TJ, and keep her secret identity intact. Vocabulary Words: Glimpse, Occasion. RAT TRAP - After an anonymous source tips off Word Girl, Dr. Two Brains smells a rat and his name is Hal Hard bargain! In order to get revenge, he forces Hal to create the ultimate weapon, a ray that turns superheroes into cheese! Vocabulary Words: Confiscate, Whiz.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Scary with a Side of Butter/Talent Show Tobey (Episode #505H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

*Scary with a Side of Butter - After telling the tale of the giant evil artichoke, Bampy Botsford sparks a panic throughout the city. Mr. Big uses this opportunity to do, what else, become even richer and more powerful! Will the giant artichoke really show up or will Mr. Big finally find a way to control the minds of citizens? Vocabulary Words: Fable, Artichoke.
* Talent Show Tobey - Becky volunteers to be Scoops' assistant for his magic act in the talent show. But when Tobey tricks WordGirl into performing his poetry at the talent show, she has to find a way to be on stage as Becky and WordGirl at the same time - all while saving the city from Tobey's latest robot. Vocabulary Words: Discombobulated,Essential.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Road Rage, Anger, and Fury/By Jove, You've Wrecked My Robots! (Episode #412H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

*By Jove, You've Wrecked My Robots! - With the hopes of exposing WordGirl's true identity, Tobey takes a game about evil robots to Becky's house. When the game turns out to be a real battle between actual robots, Becky must do what she can to save the city and keep WordGirl's true identity a secret. Vocabulary Words: Savvy, Realize.
* Road Rage, Anger, and Fury - Feeling at the end of her rope and fed up with all of the city's traffic, Lady Redundant Woman creates an army of copies in order to block all of the other cars and get her own carried out of traffic. Can Becky successfully trick her family into believing that a Becky balloon is actually her so that WordGirl can get out into traffic to defeat Lady Redundant Woman? Vocabulary Words: Obstacle, Rant.

Granny Mayor/Tobey Goes Good (Episode #125)

KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 2, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

* Granny Mayor - Granny May uses her wily ways to become the Mayor's Senior Aide. WordGirl has to help the Mayor see past her "nice old lady" act to stop him from signing laws which actually help villains commit more crime.
* Tobey Goes Good - In order to win WordGirl's heart Tobey decides enters "The Young Inventors Challenge and Friendly Competition." He nearly has WordGirl convinced that he's given up his evil ways, until he loses the competition and loses his cool.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 19, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Tobey's Tricks and Treats/Escape Wham (Episode #209H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 2, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

* Tobey's Tricks and Treats - After losing the costume contest at school, Tobey sets his Robots on a candy-stealing spree and vows to ruin Halloween. Becky and Violet (in her WordGirl costume) plot to save the holiday...and the city. Vocabulary Words: Eerie, Supernatural.
* Escape Wham - When both Chuck and the Whammer attempt to steal famous, priceless Henry VIII artifacts, WordGirl assumes they're partners in crime. But instead of working together the two villains end up battling each other. Wham! Vocabulary Words: Potential, Boisterous.

Scary with a Side of Butter/Talent Show Tobey (Episode #505H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 1, 2012 -- 9:00 PM

*Scary with a Side of Butter - After telling the tale of the giant evil artichoke, Bampy Botsford sparks a panic throughout the city. Mr. Big uses this opportunity to do, what else, become even richer and more powerful! Will the giant artichoke really show up or will Mr. Big finally find a way to control the minds of citizens? Vocabulary Words: Fable, Artichoke.
* Talent Show Tobey - Becky volunteers to be Scoops' assistant for his magic act in the talent show. But when Tobey tricks WordGirl into performing his poetry at the talent show, she has to find a way to be on stage as Becky and WordGirl at the same time - all while saving the city from Tobey's latest robot. Vocabulary Words: Discombobulated,Essential.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 2, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 2, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Whammer Anniversary/Rat Trap (Episode #405H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 1, 2012 -- 5:00 PM

WHAMMER ANNIVERSARY - Mr. and Mrs. Bots ford leave Becky to babysit TJ so they can celebrate their anniversary at a local ice cream parlor. When the Whammed can't get the sundae he orders he starts whamming. Becky has to find a way to save her parents, babysit TJ, and keep her secret identity intact. Vocabulary Words: Glimpse, Occasion. RAT TRAP - After an anonymous source tips off Word Girl, Dr. Two Brains smells a rat and his name is Hal Hard bargain! In order to get revenge, he forces Hal to create the ultimate weapon, a ray that turns superheroes into cheese! Vocabulary Words: Confiscate, Whiz.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 5, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

Tobey's Tricks and Treats/Escape Wham (Episode #209H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 1, 2012 -- 3:00 AM

* Tobey's Tricks and Treats - After losing the costume contest at school, Tobey sets his Robots on a candy-stealing spree and vows to ruin Halloween. Becky and Violet (in her WordGirl costume) plot to save the holiday...and the city. Vocabulary Words: Eerie, Supernatural.
* Escape Wham - When both Chuck and the Whammer attempt to steal famous, priceless Henry VIII artifacts, WordGirl assumes they're partners in crime. But instead of working together the two villains end up battling each other. Wham! Vocabulary Words: Potential, Boisterous.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 1, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
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      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) KQED DT9′s Over the Air (OTA) signal from Sutro Tower will experience a few extremely brief outages on Tuesday 4/15 between 10am and 5pm (and possibly on Wed 4/16 if the work cannot be completed in 1 day). Each outage should be measurable in seconds (not minutes). This work will not affect […]

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      (DT 25.1, 25.2, 25.3) At some point between 5am and 6am early Tuesday 4/15, KQET’s signal from the transmitter on Fremont Peak northeast of Monterey will shut down for a short period of time to allow AT&T to do work on our fiber interface. The outage should be relatively short, but its precise start time […]

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      Originally posted 6/19/2013: Some Comcast Basic Cable customers around the Bay Area have reported audio issues with KQED and KQED Plus, on channels 9 and 10. The problem is not related to KQED’s transmission but may be caused by the language setting on your Comcast remote control. If your Comcast remote control is black, please […]

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