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The Story of Mother Goose (#157) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Red is writing a new song but gets stuck because she simply can't think of the right word! To help her out, Super Why and his friends meet rhyming royalty - Mother Goose - just as she's starting to pen her legendary poems. Does Mother Goose pick her words at random, or is there a rhyme and reason to the way she composes her stories? Educational Objectives: To learn about word families. Kids will sing the alphabet and identify the letters G and O, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 19, 2018 -- 10:30am
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 19, 2018 -- 1:30pm
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 21, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 21, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Hansel and Gretel (#102Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Red has taken Peter Piper's peppers without asking, and now he's mad! What happens when the Super Readers try to help Hansel and Gretel get out of a similar sticky (sweet) situation? Only the unexpected! After overcoming a few storybook obstacles, we finally find out the witch's side of the story, and Red learns to be more considerate. Educational Objectives: To learn the importance of manners, discover the alphabet, and identify the letters F, R and T. In addition, young viewers will practice the magic of spelling, and use opposite words to change the story.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Jan 19, 2018 -- 11:30am

Dr. Dolittle (#155) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Red's adorable new puppy is whimpering and whining and she just doesn't know why! So Super Why, Wonder Red, Alpha Pig and Princess Presto ask the advice of a boy who understands what animals need because he can talk to them! But will Dolittle be able to look after all his pets once the fur and feathers settle? Educational Objectives: To learn about caring for animals, explore spelling, rhyme with ACK words, and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 20, 2018 -- 10:30am
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 20, 2018 -- 1:30pm

Alice In Wonderland (#156) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Oh dear! Princess Pea is so busy playing, she's late to Sleeping Beauty's birthday party and misses all the fun! The reading heroes tumble down the rabbit hole in a madcap adventure to catch up with a famous white rabbit who is also tardy! Super Why and his friends must get through the topsy-turvy house and past the Queen of Hearts herself to find out if the white rabbit makes it to the tea party on time! Educational Objectives: To learn a helpful tool for being on time. Fun interactive games help preschoolers match letters of the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

The Sheep Who Lost Little Bo Peep (#321H) Duration: 28:46 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Whyatt and his puppy Woofster have a playdate with Wolfy, but they can't find him anywhere. What should he do? To answer this question, the Super Readers jump into the book The Sheep Who Lost Little Bo Peep where they meet two silly little sheep who can't find their Bo Peep. The Super Readers use their super powers to help the sheep and Bo Peep find each other. Educational Objectives: To learn the strategy of staying in one place when separated from the group. Kids will practice the alphabet and identify the letters B, A, L, O, and N, learn what the word ECHO means, play with the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to solve the problem and save the day.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Ugly Duckling: Becoming A Swan (#158) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Pig is too big for his bed and his sneakers are pinching his feet - what is going on? The superhero readers zoom into the story of The Ugly Duckling: Becoming a Swan, and meet a little guy who is experiencing growing pains of his own. Super Why and his friends help Duckling accept himself as he is while Pig learns an important lesson about the benefits of getting bigger. Educational Objectives: To learn about getting bigger. Young viewers will build the alphabet and identify the letters B, I, G, N, E, S, and T. They'll also practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

The Princess Who Loved Mud (#322H) Duration: 28:46 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Pig's big brothers are building houses with their blocks, but Pig wants to build something different. To solve this problem, the Super Readers jump into the musical book The Princess Who Loved Mud, where they meet Princess Reece. She'd rather jump in the mud than have tea parties and dance, but the other princesses don't like mud at all. The Super Readers will have to help Princess Reece find a way to be herself while playing with her friends. Educational Objectives: To learn that it's okay for kids to be unique and play in their own way. Kids will sing the alphabet and identify the letters D, I, R, and T. They'll practice the magic of spelling and learn the word UNIQUE. Then they'll use the power to read to change the story and save the day.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Muddled-Up Fairytales (#160) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Everyone is busy and Whyatt doesn't know what to do with himself! So Super Why and his friends fly into the story Muddled Up Fairytales where they visit a young dragon new to Fairytale Land who is eager to find a legend of his own. But when Dragon tries to move in with The Three Pigs, he sets off a wacky chain of events that turns the whole land upside down! The superhero readers need to help Dragon find his Happily Ever After! Educational Objectives: To learn the fun of creativity, explore the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to create a brand new story!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 24, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 24, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 27, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 27, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Humpty Dumpty (#103Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Poor Pig is stuck at the tippy top of his brand new slide, and is afraid to come down! The Super Readers fly into the Humpty Dumpty book to find out how he'll get down from that wall. All the King's horses and all the King's men may not be able to help Humpty, but the Super Readers can! In the process, everyone learns a lesson about giving encouragement. Educational Objectives: To learn about facing fears. Other educational goals are to play with the alphabet and match the letters A, L and R, practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Jan 24, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Story of the Tooth Fairy (#161) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Whyatt has lost his very first tooth! When his mom tells Whyatt that the Tooth Fairy will come and take his tooth, Whyatt wants to know what happens if he wants to KEEP it? Super Why and his friends decide the best person to ask is the Tooth Fairy herself, so they set off to meet her in person. With a little bit of magic (and a little bit of floss) the reading heroes are able to get all their questions answered. Educational Objectives: To learn about the magic of the Tooth Fairy. Kids will follow the alphabet, rhyme with AY words, and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 25, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 25, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Woofster and the Pet Pack (#323H) Duration: 28:46 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Whyatt can't wait to show his friends the new comic book he's written about Woofster and his friends - the Pet Pack - and their search for the missing Princess of Pet City. How, the Super Readers wonder, will the Pet Pack ever find their Princess? To find the answer, they'll jump into Whyatt's comic book and meet Keen Kitten and Hopkins. Together, they use their super powers to find the clues leading to their Princess. Educational Objectives: To learn to work together as a team. Kids will identify the letters B, P, and C, learn the word OCCUPATION, and rhyme -OP words. Then they'll use the clues to fill in the blank in the story and the power to read to save the day!

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Jan 25, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Comic Book: Attack of the Eraser (#162) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Whyatt and his friends are playing kickball in the park when Wolfy erases the score! The super readers fly into a new kind of reading material - a comic book - called "Attack of the Eraser" to track down the diabolical Eraser who's causing trouble in Reader Valley. Will Super Why and his friends be able to stop Eraser from wiping out all of the words in Reader Valley - or have they finally met their match? Educational Objectives: To learn about consideration. Kids will use the alphabet and identify the letters S, T, O, P. They'll also rhyme with OCK words and use the power to read to transform the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 26, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 26, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 28, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 28, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Jack and the Beanstalk (#104Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Baby Joy, Whyatt's little sister, is having a Giant-sized tantrum, and nothing will calm her down! The Super Readers use their literacy powers to venture up Jack's Beanstalk and meet a real giant, who's acting like a big baby! Whyatt learns about the soothing power of music from his big brother Jack and the Super Readers save the day. < br />Educational Objectives: To learn strategies for soothing someone, use the alphabet and identify the letters A, E, N and Z. Kids will practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Jan 26, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Cookbook (#164) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Whyatt wants to bake Baby Joy a special birthday cake - but he doesn't know how! Super Why and his friends soar into a new kind of book - a cookbook - and get the information they need from a rhyming chef with a silly sense of humor as well as a recipe for fun! In the end, Whyatt learns how to cook up the perfect birthday for his little sister. Educational Objectives: To learn about baking, play with the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

The Tortoise and the Hare (#105Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

On your mark, get set...wait! Princess Pea and Red are in a potato sack race in the park but can't agree on how fast to go! The Super Readers fly into the famous race between the Tortoise and the Hare, and help these friends as they head to the finish line. Will slow and steady win this race, could fast be more fun, or will our fairytale friends learn a completely different lesson? Educational Objectives: To learn about good sportsmanship, sing the alphabet, identify the letters G, and O, practice spelling skills and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

Woofster Finds A Home (#201) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Whyatt goes to a pet adoption fair in Storybrook Village where he meets a little puppy who needs a family. Whyatt promises to look in a book to help until the puppy reveals he has a story of his own! As the superhero readers travel through the book Woofster Finds a Home, they find exciting ways to overcome obstacles and a new super reader joins the team! Educational Objectives: To learn what it means to find a home. Preschoolers will identify the letters N, I, C, E, practice the magic of spelling, and learn what the words "menacing," "prairie" and "no trespassing" mean! And, they'll use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 3, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 3, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Goldilocks and the Three Bears (#106Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Whyatt accidentally messes up Jack's room and is in BIG trouble with his big brother! The Super Readers pay a storybook visit to Goldilocks and the Three Bears and find Goldilocks surrounded by three broken chairs, three bowls of porridge and three times the mess! How will they solve this problem before the bears get home? Educational Objectives: To learn about clean-up. The episode investigates the alphabet and rhyming AIRS words. The Super Readers use the power to read to change the story.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

Webby In Bathland (#202) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Red is practicing her soccer moves and kicking up dirt, when Grandma tells her it's time for lunch. Red gives her hands a quick rinse and gets ready to chow down, but Grandma says her hands aren't clean. The super readers zoom into the story Webby in Bathland and help a brave little penguin save his beloved town from the evil Squirmy Germies who are fighting down and dirty! Red finds out it takes more than water to wash away germs Educational Objectives: To learn about good hygiene. Kids will use the alphabet and identify the letters W, A, T, E, R. Young viewers will practice the magic of spelling, learn what the word lather means, and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 2, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Boy Who Cried Wolf (#107Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Baby Joy said her first words, and Whyatt was the only one around to hear her! The only problem is...no one believes him! This is just like the Boy Who Cried Wolf - no one will believe he has a friend named Wolf! The Super Readers fly into his story and help the boy convince the townspeople there's more to his tale than meets the eye. Will Whyatt's family come around, too? Educational Objectives: To learn about getting others to believe you, build with the alphabet and celebrate spelling! The power to read is used to change the story.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

Bedtime for Bear (#203) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Baby Joy is afraid of the dark! To show her there's nothing to fear, Super Why and his literacy friends fly into Bedtime for Bear and meet Charlie - a bear who is scared of just about everything! The super readers shed a little light on the problem (literally) while Charlie discovers a bit more about the world outside his cozy cave. Educational Objectives: To experience a familiar bedtime routine. Preschoolers will practice the alphabet, rhyme with AR words, learn what the word "fireflies" means, and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Big Game (#163) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Whyatt wants to play baseball better, but he keeps missing the ball. The superhero readers jump into The Big Game and join some fairytale heroes gearing up for their big soccer match against their storybook foes. With the help of Super Why and his friends, Cinderella and her team work on their game skills to prevent the Big Bad Wolf's team from huffing, puffing and blowing them right off the field! Educational Objectives: To learn about how to improve, sing the alphabet and identify the letter B, A, L and L. Young viewers will practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 2, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 2, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 4, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 4, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Molly's Dance Show (#204) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The curtain rises on Princess Pea's dance recital but she's too scared to come out of the wings! Super Why and his friends head into the story Molly's Dance Show to meet a ballerina doll with similar stage fright. When Molly's dreams of performing come true, thanks to a fairy princess and some magic slippers, Princess Presto wonders what it will take for her to have confidence, too. Educational Objectives: To learn about self-confidence. Preschool viewers will play with the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling, discover the definition of "mend", and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 6, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

King Eddie Who Loved Spaghetti (#205) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

It's dinner time at Whyatt's house but things are not going well! He's perplexed when Mom and Dad say that what's on his plate isn't healthy. To find out why, the reading superheroes fly into the story King Eddie Who Loved Spaghetti and encounter a wacky king who only wants to eat one thing - spaghetti! As the super readers convince King Eddie taste new foods, Whyatt learns there's more to dinner than he had originally thought! Educational Objectives: To learn about healthy eating. Kids will uncover the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling, learn what the word "ripe" means, and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 6, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 6, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 8, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

Naila and the Magic Map (#206) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Pig and his friends are playing when they find what looks like an Egyptian treasure map. But they can't make out the symbols! To search for some answers, the super readers soar into the book Naila and the Magic Map and explore the world of ancient Egypt. Will they be able to help Naila unravel the mysterious code that will unlock where the treasure lies? Educational Objectives: To learn about Egypt. Young viewers will use the alphabet, rhyme with ISH words, learn what the word "sphinx" means, and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 7, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 7, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 10, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 10, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 16, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

Rapunzel (#108Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Princess Pea's kitten is stuck in the top of a tree! The Super Readers jump into a book and meet Rapunzel, who is also stranded high up in her tower. When climbing Rapunzel's hair proves to be (ouch!) a hair-raising idea, the Prince works together with the Super Readers to come up with a brand new rescue plan! Princess Pea discovers the value of a helping hand. Educational Objectives: To learn you can accomplish a lot more with the help of your friends! The alphabet is uncovered, and young viewers practice the magic of spelling as well as use the power to read to change the story.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 7, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

Jasper's Cowboy Wish (#207) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Howdy Partner! Whyatt and his friends are playing cowboys, but Pig can't join in because he doesn't know what cowboys do. The super readers jump into the tale Jasper's Cowboy Wish and make the acquaintance of a cowpoke named Jasper who's desperate to become a rompin' stompin' cowboy if only he could get the hang of it! When Jasper must use his cowboy skills to save the day, will he be a hero.. .or will this be his last roundup? Educational Objectives: To explore the Old West. Young viewers will sing the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling, learn what the word saddle means, and use the power to read to change the story.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 8, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 8, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 22, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

Baby Dino's Big Discovery (#208) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

ROAR! Pig invited his friends over to play dinosaurs, but Whyatt can't figure out which toy dinosaur he has. So he super readers soar into Baby Dino's Big Discovery where they lend a hand to a baby dinosaur searching for his mommy. They'll need to look closely to figure out what kind of dinosaur Baby Dino is...and be careful to avoid being eaten while they do! Educational Objectives: To learn about dinosaurs, follow the alphabet, rhyme with ANT words, find out what the words "herbivore" and "carnivore" mean, and use the power to read to change the story.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 9, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 9, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 11, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 11, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 28, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Ugly Duckling (#109Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Princess Pea's twirls are falling flat, and her dance recital is fast approaching! The Super Readers soar into the story of the Ugly Duckling, who's having just as much trouble trying to swim! With a little hard work, the Ugly Duckling hits his stride, and Princess Pea learns that practice makes perfect! Educational Objectives: To learn about practice and persistence, play with the alphabet, practice spelling skills and use the power to read to change the story.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 9, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

Princess Gwennie Saves The Day (#209) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Princess Pea is feeling dramatic (as usual) and she and Red are staging a play. Princess is pretending she's a queen but Red doesn't know what to be! The super readers fly into the story of a princess with a silly sense of humor and a big job to do. They help Gwennie use her talents to save the day, and Red discovers her own special gifts. Educational Objectives: To learn about medieval times. Kids will sing the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling, learn what the word "harp" means and use the power to read to change the story.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 12, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 12, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

The Elves and the Shoemaker (#110Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Whyatt has a secret admirer! The Super Readers visit the Elves and the Shoemaker and discover that the Shoemaker is just as curious about his own secret friends! The Super Readers help the Shoemaker write a note of his own, and Whyatt uncovers his mysterious admirer. Educational Objectives: To learn about making friends, explore the alphabet and rhyme with UN words. Kids will find that the power to read can change the story.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 12, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Great Robot Race (#210) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ready...steady...splat! Whyatt and his puppy want to win the porridge race, but the bowl of breakfast cereal keeps falling off the puppy's back. This is a super MESSY problem! The reading friends visit The Great Robot Race and encounter a boy named Bradbury who is determined to help his robo-doggie to win a race too! Both Bradbury and the super readers will have to use a little creative problem solving to help robo-doggie zoom to the head of the pack! Educational Objectives: To learn about innovation, experiment with the alphabet and rhyme with ING words. Preschoolers will also learn what the word "fins" means and use the power to read to change the story.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 13, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 13, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 17, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 17, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Little Miss Muffet (#111Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Poor Red wants nothing more than to play with Little Boy Blue, but he keeps running away! The Super Readers venture into the tale of Miss Muffet and meet a spider who is frightening his friend right off her tuffet! The Super Readers help Spider find a better way to approach Miss Muffet, and everyone learns that curds and whey taste better when shared with someone special. Educational Objectives: To learn how to treat a friend, follow the alphabet, practice spelling and use the power to read to change the story.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 13, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Adventures of Math-A-Million (#211) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

It's math class at school, and Pig is having a big problem...a math problem! To find a solution, the super readers accompany a math superhero as he confronts a series of arithmetic emergencies. Will the super readers figure out a way to make Math Boy's problems as easy as 1, 2, 3? Educational Objectives: To learn some basic math skills. Along the way, kids will build the alphabet and identify the letters A, P, P, L, E, S. They'll also rhyme with INE words, learn what the word "math" means, and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 14, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 14, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 18, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 18, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Cinderella (#112Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Red doesn't feel like much of a Princess, so how will she fit in at Sleeping Beauty's princess party? The Super Readers magically leap into the book of Cinderella who has a party of her own to get to! When the clock strikes midnight, Red learns that she doesn't need the help of a fairy godmother to feel great about who she is! Educational Objectives: To learn about feeling good about oneself, find the letters of the alphabet and practice the magic of spelling. Opposite words are used to change the story.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 14, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

Monty's Adventures In Music Town (#212) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

And a 1, and a 2 and a 1, 2, 3! The kids are playing in the school band, but Red doesn't know what instrument to play! The super readers soar into the book Monty's Adventures in Music Town and meet a loveable monster named Monty who has the very same problem. Will the super readers be able to help Monty pick an instrument before the big show, or will their efforts fall flat? Educational Objectives: To learn some basic music concepts. Young viewers will catch the alphabet, rhyme with OW words, find out what the word "woodwind" means, and use the power to read to change the story.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

The Ant and the Grasshopper (#113Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Littlest Pig is on a picnic and he is starving! Problem is, he didn't plan ahead and pack a snack! The Super Readers fly into the story of Ant and Grasshopper where the jovial grasshopper finds himself equally unprepared for the onset of winter. Will his responsible friend Ant teach him (and Pig) a lesson about planning ahead? Or will the two friends be left out in the cold?
Educational Objectives: To learn about planning ahead and letter identification. Young viewers will experiment with spelling and use the power to read to change the story.

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

Zora's Art Adventure (#213) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

It's art class at school, but Pig's mind is as blank as his paper! What can he paint? The super readers venture into A Magical Art Adventure and join Zora, a young artist looking for ideas. Together, Zora and the literacy superheroes explore a magical art museum where the paintings take on a life of their own! Educational Objectives: To learn about the art world. Preschoolers will play with the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling, learn what the words "art museum" mean, and use the power to read to change the story.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 16, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 16, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Around The World Adventure (#214) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

With the help of their teacher, Whyatt and his friends have contacted a girl from another school over the computer but they wonder where she lives. The super readers take a trip around the world with a wacky explorer name Wigglesbottom who is on the hunt for his friend Sophie. Will they be able to help Wigglesbottom find his friend, or will they be destined to travel the globe indefinitely? Educational Objectives: To learn about Geography. Kids will catch the alphabet and identify the letters R, O, P, E, as well as practice the magic of spelling, understand what the word "quicksand" means, and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 19, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 19, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

The Little Red Hen (#114Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

"Not I!" "Not I!" "Not I!"...is all Red's friends say when she needs their help gathering apples! This is a super big problem. The Super Readers take off into the story of the Little Red Hen, whose friends won't assist her either! The Super Readers are willing to lend a hand to the Little Red Hen, but will anyone help Red? Educational Objectives: To learn the best way to get help from others, explore the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 19, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

Galileo's Space Adventure (#215) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Princess glimpses a flash of light while the friends are learning about space. What could it be? The super readers blast off into the tale Galileo's Space Adventure and investigate the solar system with a young astronaut seeking to rescue his beloved teddy bear named Houston. Will the super readers be able to assist, or will Houston have a problem? Educational Objectives: To learn about our solar system. Preschoolers will play with the alphabet, celebrate spelling, learn what the words 'asteroid belt' mean, and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 20, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 20, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 24, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 24, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

The Frog Prince (#115Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Princess Pea wants to do ballet, and Spider wants to spin webs, so how will these two friends play together? To find some answers, the Super Readers check out the Frog Prince and meet another Princess who can't see eye-to-eye with her friend. Will the Super Readers be able to help the Princess and the Frog kiss and make up?
Educational Objectives: To learn about compromise, practice the alphabet and rhyme with UMP words. Preschoolers discover that the power to read will change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 20, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Story of the Super Readers (#301) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

When the Super Duper Computer calls Whyatt and the Super Readers to the Book Club, they're surprised to jump into a book about themselves: The Story of the Super Readers. Inside the book, floating letters lead Whyatt to new friends Pig, Red, and Princess Pea. Together they use their shared love of letters and words to foil the Big Bad Wolf's plans to blow EVERYTHING down and find that they're Super Heroes and Super Readers. Educational Objectives: To learn the history of the Super Readers. Kids will build the alphabet, identify the letters S, T, O, and P, find words that rhyme with WEB, practice spelling, and use the power to read to change the story and save the day.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 21, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 21, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 25, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 25, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

The Princess and the Pea (#116Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

It's the Annual Junior Princess Competition, and Princess Pea is worried she won't be able to pass the test and win her very own Golden Crown! The Super Readers soar into the fairytale adventure of the Princess and the Pea, and learn all about Princess Priscilla - Princess Pea's mother - and her Princess test. Princess Priscilla surprises everyone with her quick thinking, and inspires Princess Pea to follow in her mother's footsteps.
Educational Objectives: To learn about thinking things through. Interactive games and activities model how to build the alphabet and rhyme with UN words. The power to read changes the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 21, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Alphabet's Sad Day (#302) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Pig should be excited to get to help his big brothers build their brick house, but he's sad because he feels like he's not really helping. To find an answer to his question of what to do, the Super Readers Jump into the book The Alphabet's Sad Day where they show the sad letters in the Alphabet just how important they are for both making sounds and making WORDS! Educational Objectives: To learn that even small things like letters and little pigs can make things when they help each other. Kids will practice the alphabet and identify the letters B, R, I, D, G, and E, and learn what the word IMPORTANT means. They'll use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 22, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 22, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

The Silly Word Play (#303) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ed wants to show Whyatt a trick with her new toy, but she can't make it spin and it keeps dropping. To solve her problem, the Super Readers jump into the book The Rhyming Carnival where they meet Aidan, a boy who wants to win a stuffed purple porcupine at the carnival midway. The Super Readers help Aidan slow down so that he can find the rhyming words he needs to win the prize. Educational Objectives: To learn to slow down and keep trying when you're frustrated. Kids will practice rhyming -IG, -OP, -IN, and -AT words. They'll learn the meaning of the word TOSS and use the power to read to change the story and save the day.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 23, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 23, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Little Red Riding Hood (#117Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Boo! Wolfy won't stop tricking Littlest Pig, and he has had enough! The Super Readers travel "Over the River and Through the Woods" into the story of Little Red Riding Hood on an adventure to find Little Red, her Grandma and the Wolf himself! Will talking to the Wolf help Pig, or does this wolf have more tricks up his sleeve?
Educational Objectives: To learn about advocating for yourself. Also to recognize the alphabet, play fun spelling games and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Feb 23, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Rhyming Carnival (#304) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Red wants to show Whyatt a trick with her new toy, but she can't make it spin and it keeps dropping. To solve her problem, the Super Readers jump into the book The Rhyming Carnival where they meet Aidan, a boy who wants to win a stuffed purple porcupine at the carnival midway. The Super Readers help Aidan slow down so that he can find the rhyming words he needs to win the prize. Educational Objectives: To learn to slow down and keep trying when you're frustrated. Kids will practice rhyming -IG, -OP, -IN, and -AT words. They'll learn the meaning of the word TOSS and use the power to read to change the story and save the day.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 26, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 26, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Tom Thumb (#118Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Littlest Pig is ready for an adventure...but his brothers tell him he's too young! The Super Readers jump straight into the story of Tom Thumb, a guy who knows what it feels like to be little...really little! Tom Thumb is about to set off on his own adventure, and lucky for him the Super Readers are there to get him out of a few scrapes. Can tiny Tom Thumb teach Pig a BIG lesson?
Educational Objectives: To learn about getting help from a grown-up, play with the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling and use opposite words to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 26, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Mixed Up Story (#305) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Baby Joy is so excited that her babysitter Goldilocks is reading her A Day with Farmer Fred, but when she shakes the book and says "again! Again!" some important words fall right out and onto the floor. Goldilocks scoops them up but they're all out of order. The Super Readers jump into Baby Joy's book where they help sort out the scrambled story and get Fred's life on the farm back in order. Educational Objectives: To learn that changing the order of words changes the meaning of a sentence. Kids will learn the meaning of the word "order." They'll switch some words to make the story make sense and use the power to read to change the story and save the day. Educational Objectives: To learn to uses strategies like remembering and going back to solve mysteries. Kids will practice the alphabet and identify the letters D, P, and T. They'll rhyme -OW words and use the power to read to help the Super Readers change the story and save the day.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 27, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 27, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Little Bo Peep (#119Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Where's Mister Lizard? Whyatt is searching and searching and doesn't know where to find him! Once again, it's the Super Readers to the rescue when they meet Little Bo Peep, who is hot on the trail of her missing sheep. The Super Readers aren't satisfied with leaving them alone until they come home, and spring into action! Educational Objectives: To learn about solving a mystery! Fun, interactive activities show preschoolers how to build the alphabet, rhyme with OG words and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 27, 2018 -- 11:30am Remind me

Roxie's Missing Music Book (#306) Duration: 28:55 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Whyatt can't wait to show his new comic book to his friends, so when it goes missing they all jump into the book Roxie's Missing Music Box to solve the mystery. Inside the book, they help singer and musician Roxie remember and retrace her steps to find her missing book of music just in time for her performance. Educational Objectives: To learn to uses strategies like remembering and going back to solve mysteries. Kids will practice the alphabet and identify the letters D, P, and T. They'll rhyme -OW words and use the power to read to help the Super Readers change the story and save the day.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 28, 2018 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 28, 2018 -- 1:30pm Remind me
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    • Audio Issue KQED DT 9.1 /25.1

      UPDATE: Audio has been restored, please report any issues!  If you’re still experiencing audio issues, you may need to rescan your television. Visit kqed.org/54move to learn how. Thank you for your patience while we resolve the issue!

    • KQED will no longer broadcast the KQEH signal from Monument Peak Tower effective 1/17/2018

      KQED will be removing its over-the-air television signal from the Monument Peak Tower in the San Jose area on January 17, 2018 (Note: this maintenance was previously scheduled for December 15, 2017). KQED will now broadcast our full suite of channels (KQED 9, KQED Plus, KQED World and PBS Kids) on Channel 9 and 54 […]

    • KQED LIFE OFF AIR Friday, December 15

      KQED will no longer offer the KQED Life channel beginning Friday, December 15. Several of the most popular exercise, cooking and lifestyle programs exclusive to KQED Life will now be scheduled on KQED Plus and KQED 9, where they can be experienced by more viewers. View/Download Schedule

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.