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Martha Speaks Previous Broadcasts

Martha's Thanksgiving, Part One & Two (Episode #407H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 30, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

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

The Return of Ralph/Little Bo's Sheep (Episode #508H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 30, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Martha's Millions/Carolina's Gifted (Episode #303H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 30, 2013 -- 6:00 AM

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

Alice Covers Up/Carolina Picks A Lily (Episode #305H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 29, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 30, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 29, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

Martha's Thanksgiving, Part One & Two (Episode #407H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 28, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 29, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 29, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 29, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 28, 2013 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 28, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

Martha Bakes/Martha Makes Scents (Episode #131H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 27, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Martha Bakes - Helen is sad when her drawing doesn't win the art competition, so Mom decides to bake her a cake to cheer her up. But when a last-minute order comes in at the flower shop, Martha and Skits decide to take over. Do two dogs with no thumbs (and a cookbook) have what it takes to bake?
* Martha Makes Scents - Always on the lookout for a way to avoid bathing, Martha decides TD's dad OG should invent a perfume that will cover up her doggy scent. After a few tries, he concocts the perfect pooch perfume. So why is Martha begging for a bath?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 28, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 28, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 27, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

Martha's Millions/Carolina's Gifted (Episode #303H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 27, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Truman's Mad/Dog for a Day (Episode #304H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 26, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 27, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 27, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 26, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

Martha Speaks Martha's Dirty Habit/Helen's All Thumbs (Episode #130H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 26, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

* Martha's Dirty Habit - Every spring, Martha gets an urge to dig that she just can't control. When Martha's habit gets her in trouble with the whole neighborhood, the family decides they need to put her desire to dig to good use.
* Helen's All Thumbs - Ronald gives Helen his old gamekid, and pretty soon she's hooked! She forgets to walk Martha, neglects her homework, and becomes completely preoccupied. When Helen forgets to feed Martha and Skits again, and misses the fieldtrip because she forgot her permission slip, she turns to Martha for help. Can Helen break the habit?

Martha's Thanksgiving, Part One & Two (Episode #407H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 25, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 29, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 29, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 29, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 28, 2013 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 28, 2013 -- 5:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 26, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 26, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 25, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

The Return of Ralph/Little Bo's Sheep (Episode #508H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 25, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Martha's Millions/Carolina's Gifted (Episode #303H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 25, 2013 -- 6:00 AM

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

Stanley Saves The Day/Milo Goes for Gold (Episode #507H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 24, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 25, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

The Return of Ralph/Little Bo's Sheep (Episode #508H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 24, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Mouse Patrol/The Big Knockover (Episode #506H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 23, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 24, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 24, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

My Mother The Dog/Martha's Must-Have (Episode #504H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 23, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Stanley Saves The Day/Milo Goes for Gold (Episode #507H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 23, 2013 -- 6:00 AM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 25, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Martha's Millions/Carolina's Gifted (Episode #303H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 22, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 23, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 22, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

Martha Speaks Martha's Dirty Habit/Helen's All Thumbs (Episode #130H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 21, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Martha's Dirty Habit - Every spring, Martha gets an urge to dig that she just can't control. When Martha's habit gets her in trouble with the whole neighborhood, the family decides they need to put her desire to dig to good use.
* Helen's All Thumbs - Ronald gives Helen his old gamekid, and pretty soon she's hooked! She forgets to walk Martha, neglects her homework, and becomes completely preoccupied. When Helen forgets to feed Martha and Skits again, and misses the fieldtrip because she forgot her permission slip, she turns to Martha for help. Can Helen break the habit?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 22, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 22, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 22, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 21, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

Mouse Patrol/The Big Knockover (Episode #506H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 21, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 24, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 24, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

The Return of Ralph/Little Bo's Sheep (Episode #508H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 21, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 21, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

Stanley Saves The Day/Milo Goes for Gold (Episode #507H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 25, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

The Return of Ralph/Little Bo's Sheep (Episode #508H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 21, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 21, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

Mouse Patrol/The Big Knockover (Episode #506H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 18, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 24, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 24, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 18, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

My Mother The Dog/Martha's Must-Have (Episode #504H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 18, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Stanley Saves The Day/Milo Goes for Gold (Episode #507H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 18, 2013 -- 6:00 AM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 25, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

Mouse Patrol/The Big Knockover (Episode #506H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 17, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 24, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 24, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 18, 2013 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 18, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

TD and the Steak Tree/TD and Martha Gopher Broke (Episode #128H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 17, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

* TD and the Steak Tree - TD gets hoodwinked by Weaselgraft and Pablum into buying a steak tree. He's sure if he takes good care of it, soon he'll be harvesting freshly blossomed steaks. But when the buds open to reveal flowers instead of sirloins, TD has to think fast before he's humiliated in front of his friends.
* TD and Martha Gopher Broke - Martha, TD, and TD's dad spend the weekend at CK's farm, trying to keep a gopher from eating all the crops. After many failed schemes to catch the gluttonous gopher, they realize the best way to keep him from eating the crops is by offering him a better meal elsewhere!

Stanley Saves The Day/Milo Goes for Gold (Episode #507H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 16, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 25, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 17, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 17, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Skits and Mr. Scruffles/Brave Truman (Episode #302H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 16, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Virtually Martha/Martha Vs. Robot (Episode #129H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 16, 2013 -- 6:00 AM

* Virtually Martha - While playing with Alice's laptop computer, Martha accidentally hits the wrong button and gets zapped inside! Will Helen figure out a way to get her out of there before those marauding video monsters gobble her up?
* Martha vs. Robot - Alice's family gets a robotic pet called Dynamo who can do everything a real dog can do and help you with your math homework. Martha decides to show that she's even more perfect than the perfect pet, so Helen won't replace her with a mechanical mutt. If that fails, can she work with Nelson to get rid of Dynamo?

Stanley Saves The Day/Milo Goes for Gold (Episode #507H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 15, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 25, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 17, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 17, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 16, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 15, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

The Return of Ralph/Little Bo's Sheep (Episode #508H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 14, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 21, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 21, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 15, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 15, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 15, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 14, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

Stanley Saves The Day/Milo Goes for Gold (Episode #507H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 14, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 25, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 17, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 17, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 16, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 15, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

My Mother The Dog/Martha's Must-Have (Episode #504H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 13, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 14, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 14, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 13, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

Virtually Martha/Martha Vs. Robot (Episode #129H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 13, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

* Virtually Martha - While playing with Alice's laptop computer, Martha accidentally hits the wrong button and gets zapped inside! Will Helen figure out a way to get her out of there before those marauding video monsters gobble her up?
* Martha vs. Robot - Alice's family gets a robotic pet called Dynamo who can do everything a real dog can do and help you with your math homework. Martha decides to show that she's even more perfect than the perfect pet, so Helen won't replace her with a mechanical mutt. If that fails, can she work with Nelson to get rid of Dynamo?

Mouse Patrol/The Big Knockover (Episode #506H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 12, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 24, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 24, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 18, 2013 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 18, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 13, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 13, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 12, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

TD and the Steak Tree/TD and Martha Gopher Broke (Episode #128H)

KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 12, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

* TD and the Steak Tree - TD gets hoodwinked by Weaselgraft and Pablum into buying a steak tree. He's sure if he takes good care of it, soon he'll be harvesting freshly blossomed steaks. But when the buds open to reveal flowers instead of sirloins, TD has to think fast before he's humiliated in front of his friends.
* TD and Martha Gopher Broke - Martha, TD, and TD's dad spend the weekend at CK's farm, trying to keep a gopher from eating all the crops. After many failed schemes to catch the gluttonous gopher, they realize the best way to keep him from eating the crops is by offering him a better meal elsewhere!

Stanley Saves The Day/Milo Goes for Gold (Episode #507H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 11, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 25, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 20, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 17, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 17, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 16, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 15, 2013 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 12, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 12, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 11, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

Skits and Mr. Scruffles/Brave Truman (Episode #302H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 11, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Virtually Martha/Martha Vs. Robot (Episode #129H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 11, 2013 -- 6:00 AM

* Virtually Martha - While playing with Alice's laptop computer, Martha accidentally hits the wrong button and gets zapped inside! Will Helen figure out a way to get her out of there before those marauding video monsters gobble her up?
* Martha vs. Robot - Alice's family gets a robotic pet called Dynamo who can do everything a real dog can do and help you with your math homework. Martha decides to show that she's even more perfect than the perfect pet, so Helen won't replace her with a mechanical mutt. If that fails, can she work with Nelson to get rid of Dynamo?

Martha in the Doghouse/Martha Models (Episode #127H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 10, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

* Martha in the Doghouse - Martha just wants a nice quiet place to take a nap. All she needs is for everybody to be quiet for, oh, 16 hours a day. Is that too much to ask? Helen and the gang try to help by designing a doghouse for Martha.
* Martha Models - Carolina is over the moon when she finds out that Mindy Munchhausen, host of "Operation Catwalk," will be judging Wagstaff City's dog costume parade. She teams up with Helen to design outfits for Martha and Skits, sure that this will be her big break. Is Carolina on her way to Fashion Avenue?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 11, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

TD's Magic/Scaredy Cat (Episode #308H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 10, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

* TD's Magic - TD has found the best birthday gift of all time for his cousin CD: He's going to put on a magic show at his party. He wants to really "wow" the crowd, so the bigger the trick, the better. But what happens when his magic gets out of control? Vocabulary: (E) feat, rational(ly), vanish, illusion, dubious (I) disappear, magic, appear, explanation, powers.
* Scaredy Cat - To escape a storm, the kids and dogs retreat into the Boxwood's house. TD, Alice, and Helen decide to tell spooky stories to pass the time. But as spooky things start happening in the house, they wonder if their stories might be a little too real. Vocabulary: (E) silhouette, unexpected, nightmare, phantom, ominous (I) scare(d)(y), dark(ness), windy, rainy, night(time).

The Martha Show, Part 1 & 2 (Episode #301H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 9, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 10, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 10, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Martha Speaks Martha Gets Spooked/Martha Changes Her Luck (Episode #119H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 9, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Skits under the Weather/Martha the Weather Dog (Episode #126H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 9, 2013 -- 6:00 AM

* Skits under the Weather - Martha and Skits hate the sound of thunder. One day Skits gets fed up and tries to outrun the storm, but soon discovers that all roads somehow lead back home.
* Martha the Weather Dog - Windy McCloud, Wagstaff City's meteorologist, wants Martha to be her weather dog. Martha's thrilled that she'll be able to change the weather to suit Helen and her friends, until she finds out she's not going to make the weather, she's going to predict it. But all her predictions are way off. What should she tell Windy?

Virtually Martha/Martha Vs. Robot (Episode #129H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 8, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Virtually Martha - While playing with Alice's laptop computer, Martha accidentally hits the wrong button and gets zapped inside! Will Helen figure out a way to get her out of there before those marauding video monsters gobble her up?
* Martha vs. Robot - Alice's family gets a robotic pet called Dynamo who can do everything a real dog can do and help you with your math homework. Martha decides to show that she's even more perfect than the perfect pet, so Helen won't replace her with a mechanical mutt. If that fails, can she work with Nelson to get rid of Dynamo?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 9, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 8, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

TD and the Steak Tree/TD and Martha Gopher Broke (Episode #128H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 7, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* TD and the Steak Tree - TD gets hoodwinked by Weaselgraft and Pablum into buying a steak tree. He's sure if he takes good care of it, soon he'll be harvesting freshly blossomed steaks. But when the buds open to reveal flowers instead of sirloins, TD has to think fast before he's humiliated in front of his friends.
* TD and Martha Gopher Broke - Martha, TD, and TD's dad spend the weekend at CK's farm, trying to keep a gopher from eating all the crops. After many failed schemes to catch the gluttonous gopher, they realize the best way to keep him from eating the crops is by offering him a better meal elsewhere!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 8, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 8, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 8, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 7, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

The Martha Show, Part 1 & 2 (Episode #301H)

KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 7, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 10, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 10, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Skits and Mr. Scruffles/Brave Truman (Episode #302H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 6, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 7, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Nov 7, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 6, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

Skits under the Weather/Martha the Weather Dog (Episode #126H)

KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 6, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

* Skits under the Weather - Martha and Skits hate the sound of thunder. One day Skits gets fed up and tries to outrun the storm, but soon discovers that all roads somehow lead back home.
* Martha the Weather Dog - Windy McCloud, Wagstaff City's meteorologist, wants Martha to be her weather dog. Martha's thrilled that she'll be able to change the weather to suit Helen and her friends, until she finds out she's not going to make the weather, she's going to predict it. But all her predictions are way off. What should she tell Windy?

Martha in the Doghouse/Martha Models (Episode #127H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 5, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Martha in the Doghouse - Martha just wants a nice quiet place to take a nap. All she needs is for everybody to be quiet for, oh, 16 hours a day. Is that too much to ask? Helen and the gang try to help by designing a doghouse for Martha.
* Martha Models - Carolina is over the moon when she finds out that Mindy Munchhausen, host of "Operation Catwalk," will be judging Wagstaff City's dog costume parade. She teams up with Helen to design outfits for Martha and Skits, sure that this will be her big break. Is Carolina on her way to Fashion Avenue?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 11, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 6, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Nov 6, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 5, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

TD's Magic/Scaredy Cat (Episode #308H)

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

* TD's Magic - TD has found the best birthday gift of all time for his cousin CD: He's going to put on a magic show at his party. He wants to really "wow" the crowd, so the bigger the trick, the better. But what happens when his magic gets out of control? Vocabulary: (E) feat, rational(ly), vanish, illusion, dubious (I) disappear, magic, appear, explanation, powers.
* Scaredy Cat - To escape a storm, the kids and dogs retreat into the Boxwood's house. TD, Alice, and Helen decide to tell spooky stories to pass the time. But as spooky things start happening in the house, they wonder if their stories might be a little too real. Vocabulary: (E) silhouette, unexpected, nightmare, phantom, ominous (I) scare(d)(y), dark(ness), windy, rainy, night(time).

The Martha Show, Part 1 & 2 (Episode #301H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 4, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 10, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 10, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 5, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Nov 5, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 4, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

Martha Speaks Martha Gets Spooked/Martha Changes Her Luck (Episode #119H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 4, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Skits under the Weather/Martha the Weather Dog (Episode #126H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 4, 2013 -- 6:00 AM

* Skits under the Weather - Martha and Skits hate the sound of thunder. One day Skits gets fed up and tries to outrun the storm, but soon discovers that all roads somehow lead back home.
* Martha the Weather Dog - Windy McCloud, Wagstaff City's meteorologist, wants Martha to be her weather dog. Martha's thrilled that she'll be able to change the weather to suit Helen and her friends, until she finds out she's not going to make the weather, she's going to predict it. But all her predictions are way off. What should she tell Windy?

Martha's Puppy/The Cheating Chum Caper (Episode #505H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Nov 4, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Martha Speaks Martha Gets Spooked/Martha Changes Her Luck (Episode #119H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

TD's Magic/Scaredy Cat (Episode #308H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 2, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

* TD's Magic - TD has found the best birthday gift of all time for his cousin CD: He's going to put on a magic show at his party. He wants to really "wow" the crowd, so the bigger the trick, the better. But what happens when his magic gets out of control? Vocabulary: (E) feat, rational(ly), vanish, illusion, dubious (I) disappear, magic, appear, explanation, powers.
* Scaredy Cat - To escape a storm, the kids and dogs retreat into the Boxwood's house. TD, Alice, and Helen decide to tell spooky stories to pass the time. But as spooky things start happening in the house, they wonder if their stories might be a little too real. Vocabulary: (E) silhouette, unexpected, nightmare, phantom, ominous (I) scare(d)(y), dark(ness), windy, rainy, night(time).

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

The Puppy Show/Never Forget to Remember (Episode #503H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 2, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

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

Martha Sings/Td Makes The Band (Episode #125H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 2, 2013 -- 6:00 AM

* Martha Sings - Martha wakes up singing and not just because she's happy. She can't stop! Helen and Martha visit the vet, some musicians, and an opera singer, trying to discover the source of her musical malady to no avail. Will Martha ever be able to talk without a tempo again?
* TD Makes the Band - Everybody's singing about Shecky the Sea Lion and it's driving TD nuts! He could write a better song than that, and that's just what he's going to do! He recruits the gang to join his band and then sets out to write a hit song. - about Belgium? Inspiration strikes, but what will they do for an encore?

Skits under the Weather/Martha the Weather Dog (Episode #126H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 1, 2013 -- 5:00 PM

* Skits under the Weather - Martha and Skits hate the sound of thunder. One day Skits gets fed up and tries to outrun the storm, but soon discovers that all roads somehow lead back home.
* Martha the Weather Dog - Windy McCloud, Wagstaff City's meteorologist, wants Martha to be her weather dog. Martha's thrilled that she'll be able to change the weather to suit Helen and her friends, until she finds out she's not going to make the weather, she's going to predict it. But all her predictions are way off. What should she tell Windy?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Nov 2, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 1, 2013 -- 7:30 PM

TD's Magic/Scaredy Cat (Episode #308H)

KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 1, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

* TD's Magic - TD has found the best birthday gift of all time for his cousin CD: He's going to put on a magic show at his party. He wants to really "wow" the crowd, so the bigger the trick, the better. But what happens when his magic gets out of control? Vocabulary: (E) feat, rational(ly), vanish, illusion, dubious (I) disappear, magic, appear, explanation, powers.
* Scaredy Cat - To escape a storm, the kids and dogs retreat into the Boxwood's house. TD, Alice, and Helen decide to tell spooky stories to pass the time. But as spooky things start happening in the house, they wonder if their stories might be a little too real. Vocabulary: (E) silhouette, unexpected, nightmare, phantom, ominous (I) scare(d)(y), dark(ness), windy, rainy, night(time).

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Nov 3, 2013 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 1, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Nov 1, 2013 -- 6:00 AM
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      (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 […]

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      (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 […]

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      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 […]

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KQED World
Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me
Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids
Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192

Quality children's programming parents love too