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Don't Mess with the Best/Peanut Butter Battles (Episode #506H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 31, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Don't Mess with the Best - Since Victoria Best couldn't outdo WordGirl at being a superhero she decides to become the cities' best villain. Using her magic recorder, she steals all the villains' weapons and lures WordGirl to the bank. Will WordGirl be able to stop her or will Victoria be the one villain who takes down WordGirl once and for all? Vocabulary Words: Defeat, Unstoppable.
* Peanut Butter Battles - Chuck adds a new condiment to his arsenal - peanut butter! The highly sticky substance envelops its victims in a giant ball of peanut butter. Since Huggy has to roll a peanut butter covered WordGirl around town, will she be able to stop him? Vocabulary Words: Envelop, Hinder.

Hard-Learned Money/Gift Pony (Episode #504H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 31, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Hard-Learned Money - After helping him break out of jail multiple times, The Learnerer uses Amazing Rope Guy to learn how to be an efficient criminal. Will he have learned too much by the time WordGirl figures out his plan and possibly be able to defeat her? Vocabulary Words: Divvy, Repetitive.
* Gift Pony - When Violet gives Becky a brooch made of mysterious gemstones, Becky/WordGirl begins to feel woozy. Will WordGirl figure out that the brooch is made of Lexonite, a stone that drains her power, before the Whammer destroys the city? Vocabulary Words: Brooch,Woozy.

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

KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 30, 2013 -- 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: Wed, Jul 31, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 31, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

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

KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 30, 2013 -- 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.

Hard-Learned Money/Gift Pony (Episode #504H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 29, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Hard-Learned Money - After helping him break out of jail multiple times, The Learnerer uses Amazing Rope Guy to learn how to be an efficient criminal. Will he have learned too much by the time WordGirl figures out his plan and possibly be able to defeat her? Vocabulary Words: Divvy, Repetitive.
* Gift Pony - When Violet gives Becky a brooch made of mysterious gemstones, Becky/WordGirl begins to feel woozy. Will WordGirl figure out that the brooch is made of Lexonite, a stone that drains her power, before the Whammer destroys the city? Vocabulary Words: Brooch,Woozy.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 30, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 30, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

A Better Mousetrap: Part 1/A Better Mousetrap: Part 2 (Episode #313H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 29, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* A Better Mousetrap: Part 1 - On the latest episode of "Getting the Scoop with Scoops," Scoops interviews WordGirl, reminiscing about her victorious adventures defeating Dr. Two Brains. Humiliated and worried about his villainous reputation, Dr. Two Brains hijacks the television studio with a Goop Ray to give WordGirl her final interview.
* A Better Mousetrap: Part 2 - In an attempt to maintain his dignity, Dr. Two Brains' takes over Scoops' talk show. He shows footage of himself defeating WordGirl, butt isn't long before WordGirl seizes the opportunity to turn the tides, and the cameras, restoring order to the show.

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

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 29, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

* 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.

Meat-Life Crisis/Mobot Knows Best (Episode #312H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 28, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Meat-Life Crisis - When the Butcher can't summon the meat to defeat WordGirl he decides to go live at home with his dad, Kid Potato. He convinces his son to join him at the ballpark to work as a food vendor. Will this be the end of the Butcher's villainous ways?
*Mobot Knows Best - It's parent-teacher conference day at Woodview Elementary School. To insure that Tobey's real mother doesn't hear about his robot distractions he creates "Mobot," a robot designed to act like his mom. Will Tobey's Mobot act human enough to fool his teacher?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 29, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

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

KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 28, 2013 -- 5:00 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.

Meat-Life Crisis/Mobot Knows Best (Episode #312H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 28, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

* Meat-Life Crisis - When the Butcher can't summon the meat to defeat WordGirl he decides to go live at home with his dad, Kid Potato. He convinces his son to join him at the ballpark to work as a food vendor. Will this be the end of the Butcher's villainous ways?
*Mobot Knows Best - It's parent-teacher conference day at Woodview Elementary School. To insure that Tobey's real mother doesn't hear about his robot distractions he creates "Mobot," a robot designed to act like his mom. Will Tobey's Mobot act human enough to fool his teacher?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 29, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Bampy Battles Bots/Truth, Revision, and the Lexicon Way (Episode #311H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 27, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Bampy Battles Bots - The Botsfords couldn't be more excited to have Bampy, Becky and TJ's grandfather, visit! Becky is thrilled to see him until he tells her that he used to fight robots better than WordGirl. When Tobey invents the ultimate invincible robot, will Bampy be able to help WordGirl save the day?
* Truth, Revision, and the Lexicon Way - Mr. Big tries a new form of mind control by taking over the school's newspaper, the "Daily Rag". With his misleading articles and city-wide contests, Mr. Big threatens to reveal WordGirl's secret identity.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 28, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

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

KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 27, 2013 -- 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.

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

KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 26, 2013 -- 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: Sat, Jul 27, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 27, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

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

KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 26, 2013 -- 5:00 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).

A Better Mousetrap: Part 1/A Better Mousetrap: Part 2 (Episode #313H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 25, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* A Better Mousetrap: Part 1 - On the latest episode of "Getting the Scoop with Scoops," Scoops interviews WordGirl, reminiscing about her victorious adventures defeating Dr. Two Brains. Humiliated and worried about his villainous reputation, Dr. Two Brains hijacks the television studio with a Goop Ray to give WordGirl her final interview.
* A Better Mousetrap: Part 2 - In an attempt to maintain his dignity, Dr. Two Brains' takes over Scoops' talk show. He shows footage of himself defeating WordGirl, butt isn't long before WordGirl seizes the opportunity to turn the tides, and the cameras, restoring order to the show.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 26, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 26, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Meat-Life Crisis/Mobot Knows Best (Episode #312H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 25, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Meat-Life Crisis - When the Butcher can't summon the meat to defeat WordGirl he decides to go live at home with his dad, Kid Potato. He convinces his son to join him at the ballpark to work as a food vendor. Will this be the end of the Butcher's villainous ways?
*Mobot Knows Best - It's parent-teacher conference day at Woodview Elementary School. To insure that Tobey's real mother doesn't hear about his robot distractions he creates "Mobot," a robot designed to act like his mom. Will Tobey's Mobot act human enough to fool his teacher?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 29, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

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

KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 24, 2013 -- 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).

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 25, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 25, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Bampy Battles Bots/Truth, Revision, and the Lexicon Way (Episode #311H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 24, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Bampy Battles Bots - The Botsfords couldn't be more excited to have Bampy, Becky and TJ's grandfather, visit! Becky is thrilled to see him until he tells her that he used to fight robots better than WordGirl. When Tobey invents the ultimate invincible robot, will Bampy be able to help WordGirl save the day?
* Truth, Revision, and the Lexicon Way - Mr. Big tries a new form of mind control by taking over the school's newspaper, the "Daily Rag". With his misleading articles and city-wide contests, Mr. Big threatens to reveal WordGirl's secret identity.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 28, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Meat-Life Crisis/Mobot Knows Best (Episode #312H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 23, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Meat-Life Crisis - When the Butcher can't summon the meat to defeat WordGirl he decides to go live at home with his dad, Kid Potato. He convinces his son to join him at the ballpark to work as a food vendor. Will this be the end of the Butcher's villainous ways?
*Mobot Knows Best - It's parent-teacher conference day at Woodview Elementary School. To insure that Tobey's real mother doesn't hear about his robot distractions he creates "Mobot," a robot designed to act like his mom. Will Tobey's Mobot act human enough to fool his teacher?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 29, 2013 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 24, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 24, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

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

KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 23, 2013 -- 5:00 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.

Bampy Battles Bots/Truth, Revision, and the Lexicon Way (Episode #311H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 22, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Bampy Battles Bots - The Botsfords couldn't be more excited to have Bampy, Becky and TJ's grandfather, visit! Becky is thrilled to see him until he tells her that he used to fight robots better than WordGirl. When Tobey invents the ultimate invincible robot, will Bampy be able to help WordGirl save the day?
* Truth, Revision, and the Lexicon Way - Mr. Big tries a new form of mind control by taking over the school's newspaper, the "Daily Rag". With his misleading articles and city-wide contests, Mr. Big threatens to reveal WordGirl's secret identity.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 28, 2013 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 23, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 23, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

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

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 22, 2013 -- 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.

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

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 22, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

* 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.

Bend It Like Becky/Questionable Behavior (Episode #308H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 21, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Bend it Like Becky - Becky's new soccer team, the Butterfly Unicorn Laser Gorillas and Dr. Two-Brains clash on the soccer field when they both realize they booked it for the same day. The two teams must play a winner-take-all soccer match to determine who gets control of the field.
* Questionable Behavior - Ms. Question's powers are at all an-time high now that she's discovered she can get people to tell her their deepest, darkest secrets. Ms. Question will be able to blackmail everyone in the city - including WordGirl! Our favorite superhero and her monkey sidekick must stop Ms. Question by giving her a taste of her own medicine.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 22, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Pretty Princess Premiere/Where's Huggy? (Episode #210H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 21, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Pretty Princess Premiere - Will Becky be able to attend "The Pretty Princess and Magic Pony" movie premiere or will the Energy Monster foil her chance of seeing Pretty Princess on the silver screen? Vocabulary Words: Anticipate, Premiere.
* Where's Huggy? - Disaster strikes when Bob goes missing. WordGirl tracks him down by making house calls at the evil villains lairs. Vocabulary Words: Rehearse, Shrug.

Bend It Like Becky/Questionable Behavior (Episode #308H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 21, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

* Bend it Like Becky - Becky's new soccer team, the Butterfly Unicorn Laser Gorillas and Dr. Two-Brains clash on the soccer field when they both realize they booked it for the same day. The two teams must play a winner-take-all soccer match to determine who gets control of the field.
* Questionable Behavior - Ms. Question's powers are at all an-time high now that she's discovered she can get people to tell her their deepest, darkest secrets. Ms. Question will be able to blackmail everyone in the city - including WordGirl! Our favorite superhero and her monkey sidekick must stop Ms. Question by giving her a taste of her own medicine.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 22, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

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

KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 20, 2013 -- 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: Sun, Jul 21, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Victoria Best/Showdown at the Secret Spaceship Hideout (Episode #306H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 20, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Victoria Best - New student (and villain) Victoria Best wins all but one of the trophies at the school assembly. When Becky's trophy goes missing, WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face come up with a contest that will thwart Victoria's evil trophy stealing plans.
* Showdown at the Super Secret Spaceship Hideout - During the latest encounter between WordGirl and Dr. Two Brains, Two-Brains hits himself with his snooze-ray. When he and his Henchmen wake up from their slumber, they find themselves in WordGirl's secret spaceship hideout. WordGirl must battle them for control of the snooze-ray and her secret hideout.

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

KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 19, 2013 -- 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: Sat, Jul 20, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 20, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Nocan The Evil Ingredient Finding Guy/The Straw That Broke Two Brains' Back (Episode #309H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 19, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Nocan the Evil Ingredient Finding Guy - Chuck commissions Nocan the Contrarian to be his apprentice in the city's sandwich-making contest. Chuck gets really frustrated when Nocan does the opposite of all of his instructions to make the perfect award-winning sandwich. And that's when he pulls out the Crusher. How will WordGirl save the day.. . and the sandwiches?
* The Straw That Broke Two Brains' Back - Becky is tired of missing out on regular kid fun because she always has to save the city from another villain's scheme. When Dr. Two Brains interrupts her Pretty Princess documentary it puts her over the edge. Can WordGirl defeat Dr. Two Brains and get back to the making-of her favorite show in time?

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

KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 18, 2013 -- 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: Fri, Jul 19, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 19, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Bend It Like Becky/Questionable Behavior (Episode #308H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 18, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Bend it Like Becky - Becky's new soccer team, the Butterfly Unicorn Laser Gorillas and Dr. Two-Brains clash on the soccer field when they both realize they booked it for the same day. The two teams must play a winner-take-all soccer match to determine who gets control of the field.
* Questionable Behavior - Ms. Question's powers are at all an-time high now that she's discovered she can get people to tell her their deepest, darkest secrets. Ms. Question will be able to blackmail everyone in the city - including WordGirl! Our favorite superhero and her monkey sidekick must stop Ms. Question by giving her a taste of her own medicine.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 22, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Nocan The Evil Ingredient Finding Guy/The Straw That Broke Two Brains' Back (Episode #309H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 17, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Nocan the Evil Ingredient Finding Guy - Chuck commissions Nocan the Contrarian to be his apprentice in the city's sandwich-making contest. Chuck gets really frustrated when Nocan does the opposite of all of his instructions to make the perfect award-winning sandwich. And that's when he pulls out the Crusher. How will WordGirl save the day.. . and the sandwiches?
* The Straw That Broke Two Brains' Back - Becky is tired of missing out on regular kid fun because she always has to save the city from another villain's scheme. When Dr. Two Brains interrupts her Pretty Princess documentary it puts her over the edge. Can WordGirl defeat Dr. Two Brains and get back to the making-of her favorite show in time?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 18, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 18, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

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

KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 17, 2013 -- 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 21, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Bend It Like Becky/Questionable Behavior (Episode #308H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 16, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Bend it Like Becky - Becky's new soccer team, the Butterfly Unicorn Laser Gorillas and Dr. Two-Brains clash on the soccer field when they both realize they booked it for the same day. The two teams must play a winner-take-all soccer match to determine who gets control of the field.
* Questionable Behavior - Ms. Question's powers are at all an-time high now that she's discovered she can get people to tell her their deepest, darkest secrets. Ms. Question will be able to blackmail everyone in the city - including WordGirl! Our favorite superhero and her monkey sidekick must stop Ms. Question by giving her a taste of her own medicine.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 22, 2013 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 17, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 17, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Pretty Princess Premiere/Where's Huggy? (Episode #210H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 16, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Pretty Princess Premiere - Will Becky be able to attend "The Pretty Princess and Magic Pony" movie premiere or will the Energy Monster foil her chance of seeing Pretty Princess on the silver screen? Vocabulary Words: Anticipate, Premiere.
* Where's Huggy? - Disaster strikes when Bob goes missing. WordGirl tracks him down by making house calls at the evil villains lairs. Vocabulary Words: Rehearse, Shrug.

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

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 15, 2013 -- 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: Sun, Jul 21, 2013 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 16, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 16, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Victoria Best/Showdown at the Secret Spaceship Hideout (Episode #306H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 15, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Victoria Best - New student (and villain) Victoria Best wins all but one of the trophies at the school assembly. When Becky's trophy goes missing, WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face come up with a contest that will thwart Victoria's evil trophy stealing plans.
* Showdown at the Super Secret Spaceship Hideout - During the latest encounter between WordGirl and Dr. Two Brains, Two-Brains hits himself with his snooze-ray. When he and his Henchmen wake up from their slumber, they find themselves in WordGirl's secret spaceship hideout. WordGirl must battle them for control of the snooze-ray and her secret hideout.

Pretty Princess Premiere/Where's Huggy? (Episode #210H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 15, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

* Pretty Princess Premiere - Will Becky be able to attend "The Pretty Princess and Magic Pony" movie premiere or will the Energy Monster foil her chance of seeing Pretty Princess on the silver screen? Vocabulary Words: Anticipate, Premiere.
* Where's Huggy? - Disaster strikes when Bob goes missing. WordGirl tracks him down by making house calls at the evil villains lairs. Vocabulary Words: Rehearse, Shrug.

Oh What A Tangled Knot You Tie, Amazing Rope Guy/Kid Action News (Episode #226H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 14, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Oh What A Tangled Knot You Tie, Amazing Rope Guy - As a villain, the Amazing Rope Guy is not so amazing. He discovers that his true talent is mimicking others. When he goes on a crime spree impersonating all of the villains of the city WordGirl must find a way to end his career as an imposter. Vocabulary Words: Imposter, Untangle.
* Kid Action News - This just in: Becky, Scoops, and Violet won a chance to host Kids Action News at Noon. While covering a story of the largest grilled cheese sandwich, WordGirl swoops in to stop Chuck and Dr. Two Brains from snagging the sandwich. WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face team up again to save the sandwich, the city, and the news hour. Vocabulary Words: Tantalizing, United.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 15, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Wham Up/Seeds of Doubt (Episode #223H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 14, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Wham Up - The Whammer is on a mission to become WordGirl's new sidekick. When he whams Captain Huggy Face into outer space WordGirl must find a way to rescue Huggy and put the Whammer back in the slammer. Vocabulary Words: Assist, Blunder.
* Seeds of Doubt - Ms. Question is scheming to steal the world-famous statue of the Ponderer in order to update her lair but she has to get past Joe the Guard. Ms. Question spreads seeds of doubt on Joe's bagel and throughout the museum so she can distract Joe and steal the statue. Can WordGirl defeat Ms. Question's seeds of doubt and save the statue? Vocabulary Words: Doubt, Refresh.

Oh What A Tangled Knot You Tie, Amazing Rope Guy/Kid Action News (Episode #226H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 14, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

* Oh What A Tangled Knot You Tie, Amazing Rope Guy - As a villain, the Amazing Rope Guy is not so amazing. He discovers that his true talent is mimicking others. When he goes on a crime spree impersonating all of the villains of the city WordGirl must find a way to end his career as an imposter. Vocabulary Words: Imposter, Untangle.
* Kid Action News - This just in: Becky, Scoops, and Violet won a chance to host Kids Action News at Noon. While covering a story of the largest grilled cheese sandwich, WordGirl swoops in to stop Chuck and Dr. Two Brains from snagging the sandwich. WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face team up again to save the sandwich, the city, and the news hour. Vocabulary Words: Tantalizing, United.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 15, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Wishful Thinking/Lady Redundant Woman Gets The Blues (Episode #224H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 13, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Be Careful What You Wish For - Seymour Orlando Smooth is hoodwinking the audience members of his new show "Wishful Thinking." When he tricks Violet and TJ into giving him their money, Becky has had enough. She teams up with TJ to bring Smooth down and save the whole city from being tricked. Vocabulary Words: Gleaming, Hoodwinked.
* Lady Redundant Woman Gets the Blues - Beatrice Bixby is trying to prove a point: she thinks copies are just as good as the original. She helps the character from a painting, Royal Dandy, to become a real life kid and he's the most spoiled child the town has ever seen. WordGirl needs to help Lady Redundant Woman and the city stop his greedy rampage and return the original painting to the museum. Vocabulary Words: Admirer, Greed.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 14, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Opposite Day/Granny's Book Club (Episode #222H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 13, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Opposite Day - Becky's Opposite Day Extravaganza is in full swing until the festivities are interrupted by Nocan the Contrarian. The party guests must find a way to send Nocan back to the land of Contraia. Vocabulary Words: Extravaganza, Antonym.
* Granny's Book Club - The Association of Villains is ready to retire Granny May unless she's able to capture WordGirl. She successfully lures WordGirl into a trap by starting a book club. Will WordGirl be able to read between the lines and escape the clutches of Granny May? Vocabulary Words: Feisty, Retire.

Pretty Princess Premiere/Where's Huggy? (Episode #210H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 12, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Pretty Princess Premiere - Will Becky be able to attend "The Pretty Princess and Magic Pony" movie premiere or will the Energy Monster foil her chance of seeing Pretty Princess on the silver screen? Vocabulary Words: Anticipate, Premiere.
* Where's Huggy? - Disaster strikes when Bob goes missing. WordGirl tracks him down by making house calls at the evil villains lairs. Vocabulary Words: Rehearse, Shrug.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 13, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 13, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Risky Chuckness/That's Entertainment (Episode #305H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 12, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Risky Chuckness - When Two-Brains catches wind of the fact that Chuck is home alone he invites all of the villains to his house. WordGirl makes a surprise appearance at the villain gathering only to discover that she is surrounded by her most dangerous foes. In an effort to preserve his house, Chuck teams up with WordGirl to stop the other villains in their tracks.
* That's Entertainment - The Energy Monster's latest prison break interrupts the Botsford's family television time. While Tim, Sally, and TJ brainstorm new forms of entertainment, WordGirl hunts down the Energy Monster and returns him to his prison cell.

Victoria Best/Showdown at the Secret Spaceship Hideout (Episode #306H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 11, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Victoria Best - New student (and villain) Victoria Best wins all but one of the trophies at the school assembly. When Becky's trophy goes missing, WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face come up with a contest that will thwart Victoria's evil trophy stealing plans.
* Showdown at the Super Secret Spaceship Hideout - During the latest encounter between WordGirl and Dr. Two Brains, Two-Brains hits himself with his snooze-ray. When he and his Henchmen wake up from their slumber, they find themselves in WordGirl's secret spaceship hideout. WordGirl must battle them for control of the snooze-ray and her secret hideout.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 12, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 12, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Oh What A Tangled Knot You Tie, Amazing Rope Guy/Kid Action News (Episode #226H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 11, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Oh What A Tangled Knot You Tie, Amazing Rope Guy - As a villain, the Amazing Rope Guy is not so amazing. He discovers that his true talent is mimicking others. When he goes on a crime spree impersonating all of the villains of the city WordGirl must find a way to end his career as an imposter. Vocabulary Words: Imposter, Untangle.
* Kid Action News - This just in: Becky, Scoops, and Violet won a chance to host Kids Action News at Noon. While covering a story of the largest grilled cheese sandwich, WordGirl swoops in to stop Chuck and Dr. Two Brains from snagging the sandwich. WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face team up again to save the sandwich, the city, and the news hour. Vocabulary Words: Tantalizing, United.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 15, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Risky Chuckness/That's Entertainment (Episode #305H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 10, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Risky Chuckness - When Two-Brains catches wind of the fact that Chuck is home alone he invites all of the villains to his house. WordGirl makes a surprise appearance at the villain gathering only to discover that she is surrounded by her most dangerous foes. In an effort to preserve his house, Chuck teams up with WordGirl to stop the other villains in their tracks.
* That's Entertainment - The Energy Monster's latest prison break interrupts the Botsford's family television time. While Tim, Sally, and TJ brainstorm new forms of entertainment, WordGirl hunts down the Energy Monster and returns him to his prison cell.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 11, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 11, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Wishful Thinking/Lady Redundant Woman Gets The Blues (Episode #224H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 10, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Be Careful What You Wish For - Seymour Orlando Smooth is hoodwinking the audience members of his new show "Wishful Thinking." When he tricks Violet and TJ into giving him their money, Becky has had enough. She teams up with TJ to bring Smooth down and save the whole city from being tricked. Vocabulary Words: Gleaming, Hoodwinked.
* Lady Redundant Woman Gets the Blues - Beatrice Bixby is trying to prove a point: she thinks copies are just as good as the original. She helps the character from a painting, Royal Dandy, to become a real life kid and he's the most spoiled child the town has ever seen. WordGirl needs to help Lady Redundant Woman and the city stop his greedy rampage and return the original painting to the museum. Vocabulary Words: Admirer, Greed.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 14, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Oh What A Tangled Knot You Tie, Amazing Rope Guy/Kid Action News (Episode #226H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 9, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Oh What A Tangled Knot You Tie, Amazing Rope Guy - As a villain, the Amazing Rope Guy is not so amazing. He discovers that his true talent is mimicking others. When he goes on a crime spree impersonating all of the villains of the city WordGirl must find a way to end his career as an imposter. Vocabulary Words: Imposter, Untangle.
* Kid Action News - This just in: Becky, Scoops, and Violet won a chance to host Kids Action News at Noon. While covering a story of the largest grilled cheese sandwich, WordGirl swoops in to stop Chuck and Dr. Two Brains from snagging the sandwich. WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face team up again to save the sandwich, the city, and the news hour. Vocabulary Words: Tantalizing, United.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 15, 2013 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 10, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 10, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Wham Up/Seeds of Doubt (Episode #223H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 9, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Wham Up - The Whammer is on a mission to become WordGirl's new sidekick. When he whams Captain Huggy Face into outer space WordGirl must find a way to rescue Huggy and put the Whammer back in the slammer. Vocabulary Words: Assist, Blunder.
* Seeds of Doubt - Ms. Question is scheming to steal the world-famous statue of the Ponderer in order to update her lair but she has to get past Joe the Guard. Ms. Question spreads seeds of doubt on Joe's bagel and throughout the museum so she can distract Joe and steal the statue. Can WordGirl defeat Ms. Question's seeds of doubt and save the statue? Vocabulary Words: Doubt, Refresh.

Wishful Thinking/Lady Redundant Woman Gets The Blues (Episode #224H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 8, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Be Careful What You Wish For - Seymour Orlando Smooth is hoodwinking the audience members of his new show "Wishful Thinking." When he tricks Violet and TJ into giving him their money, Becky has had enough. She teams up with TJ to bring Smooth down and save the whole city from being tricked. Vocabulary Words: Gleaming, Hoodwinked.
* Lady Redundant Woman Gets the Blues - Beatrice Bixby is trying to prove a point: she thinks copies are just as good as the original. She helps the character from a painting, Royal Dandy, to become a real life kid and he's the most spoiled child the town has ever seen. WordGirl needs to help Lady Redundant Woman and the city stop his greedy rampage and return the original painting to the museum. Vocabulary Words: Admirer, Greed.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 14, 2013 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 9, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 9, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Opposite Day/Granny's Book Club (Episode #222H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 8, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Opposite Day - Becky's Opposite Day Extravaganza is in full swing until the festivities are interrupted by Nocan the Contrarian. The party guests must find a way to send Nocan back to the land of Contraia. Vocabulary Words: Extravaganza, Antonym.
* Granny's Book Club - The Association of Villains is ready to retire Granny May unless she's able to capture WordGirl. She successfully lures WordGirl into a trap by starting a book club. Will WordGirl be able to read between the lines and escape the clutches of Granny May? Vocabulary Words: Feisty, Retire.

Wham Up/Seeds of Doubt (Episode #223H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 8, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

* Wham Up - The Whammer is on a mission to become WordGirl's new sidekick. When he whams Captain Huggy Face into outer space WordGirl must find a way to rescue Huggy and put the Whammer back in the slammer. Vocabulary Words: Assist, Blunder.
* Seeds of Doubt - Ms. Question is scheming to steal the world-famous statue of the Ponderer in order to update her lair but she has to get past Joe the Guard. Ms. Question spreads seeds of doubt on Joe's bagel and throughout the museum so she can distract Joe and steal the statue. Can WordGirl defeat Ms. Question's seeds of doubt and save the statue? Vocabulary Words: Doubt, Refresh.

The Invisi-Bill Hand/Birthday Town (Episode #303H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 7, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* The Invisi-bill Hand - When Invisi-Bill and Big Left Hand Guy team up, Invisi-Bill quickly becomes jealous when he doesn't get any publicity for being the true villain that he is. WordGirl uses his need for fame to trick him into revealing himself.
* Birthday Town - At "Mr. Big's Birthday Time All the Time Party Supply Store" all of the parents are going crazy! They think every day is their child's birthday. WordGirl has to find a way to shut off Mr. Big's mind control device and get the Birthday Girl to stop being so greedy.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 8, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Who Is Ms. Question?/Lunch Lady Chuck (Episode #218H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 7, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Who Is Ms. Question? - Is asking question a superpower? The Coach certainly doesn't think so when he eliminates Ms. Question from Villain School. When lightning strikes, WordGirl is going to have to dodge more than just questions in order to stop her. Vocabulary Words: Inquire, Hilarious.
* Lunch Lady Chuck - Rather than spend his time in jail, Chuck is recruited to serve in the cafeteria at Becky's school. Chuck wows the students with superb sandwiches but things turn ugly when people request non-sandwich related lunches. Irritated by the lack of sandwich appreciation, Chuck returns to his evil ways forcing WordGirl to bring him to justice. Vocabulary Words: Disorderly, Famished.

The Invisi-Bill Hand/Birthday Town (Episode #303H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 7, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

* The Invisi-bill Hand - When Invisi-Bill and Big Left Hand Guy team up, Invisi-Bill quickly becomes jealous when he doesn't get any publicity for being the true villain that he is. WordGirl uses his need for fame to trick him into revealing himself.
* Birthday Town - At "Mr. Big's Birthday Time All the Time Party Supply Store" all of the parents are going crazy! They think every day is their child's birthday. WordGirl has to find a way to shut off Mr. Big's mind control device and get the Birthday Girl to stop being so greedy.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 8, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 1/Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 2 (Episode #220H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 6, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 1 - Newsflash: WordGirl is mispronouncing words! Realizing her weakened state, Mr. Big captures WordGirl and plans to set up a mind control ray on the moon. Can the city and the entire planet be saved without her? (To be continued. . . ) Vocabulary Words: Flawless, Dominate.
* Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 2 - Mr. Big has captured WordGirl by exploiting her weakness to Lexonite. He's building a mind control device on the moon to achieve total global domination. WordGirl is forced to battle Mr. Big in outer space but will she be able to save the Earth? Vocabulary Words: Potent, Mission.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 7, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

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

KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 6, 2013 -- 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?

Wham Up/Seeds of Doubt (Episode #223H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 5, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Wham Up - The Whammer is on a mission to become WordGirl's new sidekick. When he whams Captain Huggy Face into outer space WordGirl must find a way to rescue Huggy and put the Whammer back in the slammer. Vocabulary Words: Assist, Blunder.
* Seeds of Doubt - Ms. Question is scheming to steal the world-famous statue of the Ponderer in order to update her lair but she has to get past Joe the Guard. Ms. Question spreads seeds of doubt on Joe's bagel and throughout the museum so she can distract Joe and steal the statue. Can WordGirl defeat Ms. Question's seeds of doubt and save the statue? Vocabulary Words: Doubt, Refresh.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 6, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 6, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

The Pretty Princess and Mr. Big Power Hour/Clean Up in Aisle Eleven (Episode #304H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 5, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Remote Control - WordGirl's wildest dream has come true: she's part of an episode of Pretty Princess. It seems like the perfect situation until we realize the villainous Mr. Big is behind this scheme. WordGirl must escape the grips of Mr. Big's remote control in order to save the city.
* Clean Up In Aisle Eleven - Bob agrees to be a "substitute WordGirl" for a ribbon cutting ceremony at the grocery store while Becky participates in the debate club. When Lady Redundant Woman and her clones stage a heist that's beyond Huggy's control, Becky must choose between the debate club and her quest for justice.

Opposite Day/Granny's Book Club (Episode #222H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 4, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Opposite Day - Becky's Opposite Day Extravaganza is in full swing until the festivities are interrupted by Nocan the Contrarian. The party guests must find a way to send Nocan back to the land of Contraia. Vocabulary Words: Extravaganza, Antonym.
* Granny's Book Club - The Association of Villains is ready to retire Granny May unless she's able to capture WordGirl. She successfully lures WordGirl into a trap by starting a book club. Will WordGirl be able to read between the lines and escape the clutches of Granny May? Vocabulary Words: Feisty, Retire.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 5, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 5, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

The Invisi-Bill Hand/Birthday Town (Episode #303H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 4, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* The Invisi-bill Hand - When Invisi-Bill and Big Left Hand Guy team up, Invisi-Bill quickly becomes jealous when he doesn't get any publicity for being the true villain that he is. WordGirl uses his need for fame to trick him into revealing himself.
* Birthday Town - At "Mr. Big's Birthday Time All the Time Party Supply Store" all of the parents are going crazy! They think every day is their child's birthday. WordGirl has to find a way to shut off Mr. Big's mind control device and get the Birthday Girl to stop being so greedy.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 8, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

The Pretty Princess and Mr. Big Power Hour/Clean Up in Aisle Eleven (Episode #304H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 3, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Remote Control - WordGirl's wildest dream has come true: she's part of an episode of Pretty Princess. It seems like the perfect situation until we realize the villainous Mr. Big is behind this scheme. WordGirl must escape the grips of Mr. Big's remote control in order to save the city.
* Clean Up In Aisle Eleven - Bob agrees to be a "substitute WordGirl" for a ribbon cutting ceremony at the grocery store while Becky participates in the debate club. When Lady Redundant Woman and her clones stage a heist that's beyond Huggy's control, Becky must choose between the debate club and her quest for justice.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 4, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 4, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 1/Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 2 (Episode #220H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 3, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 1 - Newsflash: WordGirl is mispronouncing words! Realizing her weakened state, Mr. Big captures WordGirl and plans to set up a mind control ray on the moon. Can the city and the entire planet be saved without her? (To be continued. . . ) Vocabulary Words: Flawless, Dominate.
* Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 2 - Mr. Big has captured WordGirl by exploiting her weakness to Lexonite. He's building a mind control device on the moon to achieve total global domination. WordGirl is forced to battle Mr. Big in outer space but will she be able to save the Earth? Vocabulary Words: Potent, Mission.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 7, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

The Invisi-Bill Hand/Birthday Town (Episode #303H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 2, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* The Invisi-bill Hand - When Invisi-Bill and Big Left Hand Guy team up, Invisi-Bill quickly becomes jealous when he doesn't get any publicity for being the true villain that he is. WordGirl uses his need for fame to trick him into revealing himself.
* Birthday Town - At "Mr. Big's Birthday Time All the Time Party Supply Store" all of the parents are going crazy! They think every day is their child's birthday. WordGirl has to find a way to shut off Mr. Big's mind control device and get the Birthday Girl to stop being so greedy.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 8, 2013 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 3, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 3, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Who Is Ms. Question?/Lunch Lady Chuck (Episode #218H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 2, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Who Is Ms. Question? - Is asking question a superpower? The Coach certainly doesn't think so when he eliminates Ms. Question from Villain School. When lightning strikes, WordGirl is going to have to dodge more than just questions in order to stop her. Vocabulary Words: Inquire, Hilarious.
* Lunch Lady Chuck - Rather than spend his time in jail, Chuck is recruited to serve in the cafeteria at Becky's school. Chuck wows the students with superb sandwiches but things turn ugly when people request non-sandwich related lunches. Irritated by the lack of sandwich appreciation, Chuck returns to his evil ways forcing WordGirl to bring him to justice. Vocabulary Words: Disorderly, Famished.

Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 1/Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 2 (Episode #220H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 1, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

* Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 1 - Newsflash: WordGirl is mispronouncing words! Realizing her weakened state, Mr. Big captures WordGirl and plans to set up a mind control ray on the moon. Can the city and the entire planet be saved without her? (To be continued. . . ) Vocabulary Words: Flawless, Dominate.
* Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 2 - Mr. Big has captured WordGirl by exploiting her weakness to Lexonite. He's building a mind control device on the moon to achieve total global domination. WordGirl is forced to battle Mr. Big in outer space but will she be able to save the Earth? Vocabulary Words: Potent, Mission.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 7, 2013 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 2, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jul 2, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

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

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 1, 2013 -- 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?

Who Is Ms. Question?/Lunch Lady Chuck (Episode #218H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 1, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

* Who Is Ms. Question? - Is asking question a superpower? The Coach certainly doesn't think so when he eliminates Ms. Question from Villain School. When lightning strikes, WordGirl is going to have to dodge more than just questions in order to stop her. Vocabulary Words: Inquire, Hilarious.
* Lunch Lady Chuck - Rather than spend his time in jail, Chuck is recruited to serve in the cafeteria at Becky's school. Chuck wows the students with superb sandwiches but things turn ugly when people request non-sandwich related lunches. Irritated by the lack of sandwich appreciation, Chuck returns to his evil ways forcing WordGirl to bring him to justice. Vocabulary Words: Disorderly, Famished.

Mr. Big's Colossal Mini-Golf/The Young and the Meatless (Episode #216H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Jul 1, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

* The Young and the Meatless: Romantic sparks fly when the Butcher meets Lady Redundant Woman's copy Dupey. Will Lady Redundant Woman allow a union between one of her copies and the meat-wielding villain? Vocabulary Words: Duplicate, Interruption.
* Mr. Big's Mini-Golf: There's a new villain in town, Guy Rich, he's a super rich evil businessman. Everyone is impressed by Guy - everyone except Mr. Big. Mr. Big schemes to win back the spotlight by building a Colossal Mini Golf Course. But what will happen when he puts his fellow evil villains under mind control? Vocabulary Words: Colossal, Scoff.

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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED all channels, planned overnight maintenance: early Fri 12/19 midnight-6am

      (this includes all DT9, DT54 and DT25 channels, along with all paid services) We will be doing upgrade and maintenance work in our Master Control area during the overnight hours of late Thurs/early Fri 12/19. Work will begin shortly after midnight early Friday, which may last until 6am, though we hope to finish earlier. This […]

    • KQED Plus OTA ? Optimistically planned maintenance: Fri 12/05 mid-morning

      (DT54.1 thru 54.5) Assuming that the weather and road conditions permit, we plan to do a bit of maintenance on our KQEH transmitter the morning of Friday 12/05… hopefully 10am-11am-ish, but could be a bit later. Most of the work should not affect the outgoing signal, but there will need to be a cable swap […]

    • Mon 11/03/14: Work on KQED Plus tower (DT54)

      Another station needs to do maintenance on its equipment on the tower on Monument Peak, requiring that we switch our DT54 Over the Air signal from the main antenna to the auxiliary when the work starts, then back to the main antenna at the conclusion. These switches should cause momentary outages only, and most receivers […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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KQED Kids
Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192

Quality children's programming parents love too