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The Story of Mother Goose (#157Z) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, May 6, 2016 -- 12:00pm
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 11, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Swiss Family Robinson (#154Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Little Boy Blue is stuck on a little island in Storybrook Pond and can't get back to shore. Super Why and his friends head into the story of The Swiss Family Robinson to meet a family who is just as stranded as Little Boy Blue. They'll need to use what's around them to survive in this do-it-yourself island adventure!
Educational Objectives: To learn to think creatively in tricky situations. Preschoolers will catch the alphabet using Alpha Pig's Alphabet Net, rhyme with ING words, and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 6, 2016 -- 5:30pm

The City Mouse and the Country Mouse (#150Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Whyatt's big brother Jack is going off to college, and Whyatt is going to miss him so much! The super readers jump into the tale of two mice brothers who live far away from each other. They journey with the mice from the bustling city to the quiet country, only to find that the best solution to their problem doesn't mean losing the comforts of home. Educational Objectives: To learn about visiting someone. The alphabet is explored and young viewers will learn about different types of transportation. Kids will practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 7, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

King Midas (#151Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Pig only has one toy car, but he wants lots more! Super Why and his friends fly into the story of a ruler with the golden touch and meet King Midas. The king may think that MORE is better, but all he ends up with is more problems! The reading heroes help King Midas, and Pig learns an important lesson about appreciation. Educational Objectives: To learn to be glad about what you have, discover the alphabet, identify the letters M, I, L, K., practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

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  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 8, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Monster Munch (#314H) Duration: 28:46 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Pig and Jill are running up and down the hill when Pig poops out! He wants to keep playing but he's out of energy and that is a really big problem, so the Super Readers jump into the e-book Monster Munch to find the solution. They meet Marvin, a hungry little monster who needs help finding his lunch in the interactive digital Monster World. Educational Objectives: To learn that eating healthy food gives kids energy. Kids will practice the alphabet and identify the letters L, O, G, and S. They'll learn what the word ENERGY means, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story and save the day for Marvin and Pig.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, May 9, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 12, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, May 20, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 25, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Dr. Dolittle (#155Z) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 9, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 14, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Landon's Circus Adventure (#315H) Duration: 28:46 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Princess Pea wants to try out the bouncy castle at the Storybrook Village carnival, but she's scared to climb up so high. To solve her problem, the Super Readers jump into the e-book Landon's Circus Adventure where they meet Landon, a nervous kid acrobat performing in the circus for the first time. The Super Readers help Landon overcome his fears and achieve his dreams. Educational Objectives: To learn that scary things can be easier with friends. Kids will practice the alphabet and match upper- and lower-case letters, learn the meaning of the word TERRIFIED, rhyme -IP words, and use the power to read to change the story and solve one more really big problem.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 10, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, May 13, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 13, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, May 18, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Alice In Wonderland (#156Z) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 10, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 15, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Tilden The Caterpillar (#319H) Duration: 28:46 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Princess Pea has found a cocoon in her yard and can't wait for it to turn into a butterfly, but it's taking so long! To find out why, the Super Readers jump into the e-book Tilden the Caterpillar where they meet a little caterpillar in a big hurry. They'll have to help him prepare to transform into a butterfly. Educational Objectives: To learn that it's hard to be patient, but it's worth the wait. Kids will play with the alphabet and identify the letters L, E, A, and F. They'll practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story and save the day.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 11, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 16, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 18, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 21, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 23, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 28, 2016 -- 5:30pm 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, May 12, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 17, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, May 19, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 22, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 24, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 29, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Muddled-Up Fairytales (#160Z) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, May 16, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 19, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Story of the Tooth Fairy (#161Z) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 17, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 20, 2016 -- 5:30pm 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, May 23, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, May 26, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Big Game (#163Z) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 24, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 27, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Comic Book: Attack of the Eraser (#162Z) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 25, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 30, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jun 4, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Cookbook (#164Z) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, May 26, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, May 31, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jun 5, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Story of the Super Readers (#301H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, May 27, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jun 1, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Beach Day Mystery (#165Z) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Whyatt and the other fairytale buddies have found a clue leading to treasure and they need a little help! So the superhero readers fly into The Beach Day Mystery where they set off on a swashbuckling scavenger hunt adventure filled with clues, pirates, and of course, treasure! Will Super Why and his friends be able to outsmart the trickiest pirate of them all? Educational Objectives: To learn how to figure out clues. Kids will follow the alphabet, rhyme with AIL words, and use the power to read to change the story!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, May 30, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jun 2, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Woofster Finds A Home (#201H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 31, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jun 3, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Webby In Bathland (#202H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 1, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jun 6, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jun 11, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Bedtime for Bear (#203H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 2, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jun 7, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jun 12, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Molly's Dance Show (#204H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 3, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jun 8, 2016 -- 5:30pm 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!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jun 6, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jun 9, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

King Eddie Who Loved Spaghetti (#205H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 7, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jun 10, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Naila and the Magic Map (#206H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 8, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jun 13, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jun 18, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Jasper's Cowboy Wish (#207H) Duration: 28:46 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 9, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jun 14, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jun 19, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Baby Dino's Big Discovery (#208H) Duration: 28:46 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 10, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jun 15, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Princess Gwennie Saves The Day (#209H) Duration: 28:46 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jun 13, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jun 16, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Great Robot Race (#210H) Duration: 28:46 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 14, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jun 17, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Adventures of Math-A-Million (#211H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 15, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jun 20, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jun 25, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Monty's Adventures In Music Town (#212H) Duration: 28:46 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 16, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jun 21, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jun 26, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Zora's Art Adventure (#213H) Duration: 28:46 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 17, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jun 22, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Around The World Adventure (#214H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jun 20, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jun 23, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Galileo's Space Adventure (#215H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 21, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jun 24, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Alphabet's Sad Day (#302H) Duration: 28:46 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.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 22, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jun 27, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Silly Word Play (#303H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 23, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Jun 28, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Rhyming Carnival (#304H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 24, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jun 29, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

The Mixed Up Story (#305H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jun 27, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jun 30, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Roxie's Missing Music Book (#306H) Duration: 28:46 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:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 28, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me

The Banana Mystery (#307H) Duration: 28:46 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Pig's lemonade stand is sabotaged when someone keeps taking his lemons-but who is it? To solve Pig's mystery, the Super Readers take a trip into the book The Jungle Mystery where a search for Monkey's missing bananas takes them on a wild ride. They find clues, follow signs, and analyze evidence to solve the mystery just in time for Monkey to bake banana bread for a special celebration. Educational Objectives: To learn to observe and consider clues together to find an answer. Kids will play with the alphabet and identify the letters B, A, and N, find rhymes with -AIL words, and use opposite words to change the story.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 29, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me

The Underwater Lost Treasure (#308H) Duration: 28:46 SRND51 TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Pig has almost finished his puzzle when he realizes that the last piece is missing. To solve the mystery of the missing puzzle piece, the Super Readers jump into the book The Under Water Lost Treasure where they meet a treasure-hunting Starfish who needs help. The Super Readers help her to observe and look closely at clues to find just the right treasure. Educational Objectives: To learn to look carefully to find missing things. Kids will practice the alphabet and identify the letters F, L, O, A, and T. They'll rhyme -OW words and use opposite words to change the story and solve the mysteries for both Pig and Starfish.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 30, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQED DT9: planned overnight outage, Over the Air early 5/04

      (DT9-1, 9-2, and 9-3) Early Wed 5/04, beginning 12:30am We will be shutting down our KQED DT9 Over the Air Sutro Tower (SF) transmission at apx. 12:30am early Wednesday May 4th, in order to install some new equipment. We expect to be back on the air between 4am-6am Wednesday morning. Most receivers will automatically re-acquire […]

    • 4/17/16 – KQED Plus (DT54) Over the Air Issue: Virtual ID missing

      We are aware that many Over the Air (OTA) viewers are currently unable to tune in our channels on the usual DT54.1 through 54.5. This is due to a problem with our PSIP generator, which engineers hope to have repaired on Monday 4/18. In the meantime, OTA viewers might be able to watch any of […]

    • Tues 12/15: KQET DT25 signal restored

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) The new part arrived this morning, was successfully installed, and our DT25 Over The Air signal restored apx 12:30pm. Due to the outage, some OTA viewers may need to do a rescan to re-acquire the DT25 signal. Paid provider services should have restored their signal by now as well. Thanks for your […]

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 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQET

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

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