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Super Why! and the Little Mermaid (Episode #139)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 31, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Pig feels different from his friends, which makes him very sad. The Super Readers dive into the story The Little Mermaid to talk with someone whose tail sets her apart from kids on land. As the Super Readers explore the ocean floor with The Little Mermaid, Pig slowly begins to see why being different can be special and the journey to the depths of the sea teaches him a lesson he can use right in his own backyard. Educational Objectives: To learn about feeling good about yourself. Preschoolers will follow the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 31, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 31, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

The Three Feathers (Episode #137)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 30, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

All aboard! Pig and his brothers are building a train set but Pig's negative attitude has stopped him in his tracks! The Super Readers encounter a young prince about to embark on a race to find a magic carpet! The only problem is the prince doesn't think he can do it! As the Super Readers journey towards the magic carpet, they wonder if they'll be able to change the prince's outlook. Educational Objectives: To learn about the power of positive thinking, practice the alphabet and spelling skills, identify the letters U, N, L, O, C, K and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 30, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 30, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Super Why! and the Little Mermaid (Episode #139)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 29, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Pig feels different from his friends, which makes him very sad. The Super Readers dive into the story The Little Mermaid to talk with someone whose tail sets her apart from kids on land. As the Super Readers explore the ocean floor with The Little Mermaid, Pig slowly begins to see why being different can be special and the journey to the depths of the sea teaches him a lesson he can use right in his own backyard. Educational Objectives: To learn about feeling good about yourself. Preschoolers will follow the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 31, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 31, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 29, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Banana Mystery (Episode #307)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 29, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

Super Why! and the Little Mermaid (Episode #139)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 29, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Pig feels different from his friends, which makes him very sad. The Super Readers dive into the story The Little Mermaid to talk with someone whose tail sets her apart from kids on land. As the Super Readers explore the ocean floor with The Little Mermaid, Pig slowly begins to see why being different can be special and the journey to the depths of the sea teaches him a lesson he can use right in his own backyard. Educational Objectives: To learn about feeling good about yourself. Preschoolers will follow the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 31, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 31, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 29, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Three Feathers (Episode #137)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 28, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

All aboard! Pig and his brothers are building a train set but Pig's negative attitude has stopped him in his tracks! The Super Readers encounter a young prince about to embark on a race to find a magic carpet! The only problem is the prince doesn't think he can do it! As the Super Readers journey towards the magic carpet, they wonder if they'll be able to change the prince's outlook. Educational Objectives: To learn about the power of positive thinking, practice the alphabet and spelling skills, identify the letters U, N, L, O, C, K and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 30, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 30, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 28, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Roxie's Missing Music Book (Episode #306)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 28, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

The Three Feathers (Episode #137)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 28, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

All aboard! Pig and his brothers are building a train set but Pig's negative attitude has stopped him in his tracks! The Super Readers encounter a young prince about to embark on a race to find a magic carpet! The only problem is the prince doesn't think he can do it! As the Super Readers journey towards the magic carpet, they wonder if they'll be able to change the prince's outlook. Educational Objectives: To learn about the power of positive thinking, practice the alphabet and spelling skills, identify the letters U, N, L, O, C, K and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 30, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 30, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 28, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Stars in the Sky (Episode #136)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 27, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Princess Pea wants to play in a rainbow, but her mother says it simply can't be done! So the Super Readers soar into the story The Stars in the Sky and accompany a little girl named Ella with a big dream of her own! As the Super Readers climb higher and higher they begin to wonder - will they play with the stars, or merely wish on them? Educational Objectives: To learn about the fun of fantasy, follow the alphabet, practice spelling skills and use the power to read to change the story and save the day!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 27, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Mixed Up Story (Episode #305)

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 27, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

The Stars in the Sky (Episode #136)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 27, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Princess Pea wants to play in a rainbow, but her mother says it simply can't be done! So the Super Readers soar into the story The Stars in the Sky and accompany a little girl named Ella with a big dream of her own! As the Super Readers climb higher and higher they begin to wonder - will they play with the stars, or merely wish on them? Educational Objectives: To learn about the fun of fantasy, follow the alphabet, practice spelling skills and use the power to read to change the story and save the day!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 27, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Nutcracker (Episode #159)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Princess Pea doesn't know what to do about her friend Sleeping Beauty who is very, very grumpy! Super Why and his friends dance their way into the story of The Nutcracker, accompanied by Tchaikovsky's memorable music, to find out why the Mouse King is so cranky and give an innovative twist to the holiday classic. But will the super readers be able to restore magic to The Land of Sweets? Educational Objectives: To learn a cheer-up strategy, sing the alphabet, identify the letters F, L, and Y, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Rhyming Carnival (Episode #304)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

The Nutcracker (Episode #159)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Princess Pea doesn't know what to do about her friend Sleeping Beauty who is very, very grumpy! Super Why and his friends dance their way into the story of The Nutcracker, accompanied by Tchaikovsky's memorable music, to find out why the Mouse King is so cranky and give an innovative twist to the holiday classic. But will the super readers be able to restore magic to The Land of Sweets? Educational Objectives: To learn a cheer-up strategy, sing the alphabet, identify the letters F, L, and Y, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

'twas The Night Before Christmas (Episode #138)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

'Twas the Night Before Christmas, and all through Storybrook Village, not a creature was stirring...except for Whyatt, who has an important question for Santa! So the Super Readers catch up with Santa and his reindeer as they gallop from rooftop to rooftop and unravel the mystery of Santa's childhood, discovering along the way how to help spread the magic of the holiday. Educational Objectives: To learn about making others feel good, play with the alphabet, experiment with spelling, and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Nutcracker (Episode #159Z)

KQED 9: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

Princess Pea doesn't know what to do about her friend Sleeping Beauty who is very, very grumpy! Super Why and his friends dance their way into the story of The Nutcracker, accompanied by Tchaikovsky's memorable music, to find out why the Mouse King is so cranky and give an innovative twist to the holiday classic. But will the super readers be able to restore magic to The Land of Sweets? Educational Objectives: To learn a cheer-up strategy, sing the alphabet, identify the letters F, L, and Y, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

'twas The Night Before Christmas (Episode #138)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

'Twas the Night Before Christmas, and all through Storybrook Village, not a creature was stirring...except for Whyatt, who has an important question for Santa! So the Super Readers catch up with Santa and his reindeer as they gallop from rooftop to rooftop and unravel the mystery of Santa's childhood, discovering along the way how to help spread the magic of the holiday. Educational Objectives: To learn about making others feel good, play with the alphabet, experiment with spelling, and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

The Nutcracker (Episode #159)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 23, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Princess Pea doesn't know what to do about her friend Sleeping Beauty who is very, very grumpy! Super Why and his friends dance their way into the story of The Nutcracker, accompanied by Tchaikovsky's memorable music, to find out why the Mouse King is so cranky and give an innovative twist to the holiday classic. But will the super readers be able to restore magic to The Land of Sweets? Educational Objectives: To learn a cheer-up strategy, sing the alphabet, identify the letters F, L, and Y, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 23, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 23, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

'twas The Night Before Christmas (Episode #138)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

'Twas the Night Before Christmas, and all through Storybrook Village, not a creature was stirring...except for Whyatt, who has an important question for Santa! So the Super Readers catch up with Santa and his reindeer as they gallop from rooftop to rooftop and unravel the mystery of Santa's childhood, discovering along the way how to help spread the magic of the holiday. Educational Objectives: To learn about making others feel good, play with the alphabet, experiment with spelling, and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Silly Word Play (Episode #303)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

'twas The Night Before Christmas (Episode #138)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

'Twas the Night Before Christmas, and all through Storybrook Village, not a creature was stirring...except for Whyatt, who has an important question for Santa! So the Super Readers catch up with Santa and his reindeer as they gallop from rooftop to rooftop and unravel the mystery of Santa's childhood, discovering along the way how to help spread the magic of the holiday. Educational Objectives: To learn about making others feel good, play with the alphabet, experiment with spelling, and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Nutcracker (Episode #159)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Princess Pea doesn't know what to do about her friend Sleeping Beauty who is very, very grumpy! Super Why and his friends dance their way into the story of The Nutcracker, accompanied by Tchaikovsky's memorable music, to find out why the Mouse King is so cranky and give an innovative twist to the holiday classic. But will the super readers be able to restore magic to The Land of Sweets? Educational Objectives: To learn a cheer-up strategy, sing the alphabet, identify the letters F, L, and Y, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 23, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 23, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Alphabet's Sad Day (Episode #302)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

The Nutcracker (Episode #159)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Princess Pea doesn't know what to do about her friend Sleeping Beauty who is very, very grumpy! Super Why and his friends dance their way into the story of The Nutcracker, accompanied by Tchaikovsky's memorable music, to find out why the Mouse King is so cranky and give an innovative twist to the holiday classic. But will the super readers be able to restore magic to The Land of Sweets? Educational Objectives: To learn a cheer-up strategy, sing the alphabet, identify the letters F, L, and Y, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 23, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 23, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Pinocchio (Episode #132)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 20, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Whyatt told a lie and he feels really guilty! The Super Readers visit Pinocchio, a boy who also fibbed and whose NOSE is growing, right before his eyes! Pinocchio needs the literacy-powered assistance of the Super Readers to face up to Gepetto...nose and all. And Whyatt finds out how important it is to tell the truth. Educational Objectives: To learn about being honest. Kids will sing the alphabet, identify the letters B, O, and X, rhyme with 'at' words and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 20, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Story of the Super Readers (Episode #301)

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 20, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

Pinocchio (Episode #132)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 20, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Whyatt told a lie and he feels really guilty! The Super Readers visit Pinocchio, a boy who also fibbed and whose NOSE is growing, right before his eyes! Pinocchio needs the literacy-powered assistance of the Super Readers to face up to Gepetto...nose and all. And Whyatt finds out how important it is to tell the truth. Educational Objectives: To learn about being honest. Kids will sing the alphabet, identify the letters B, O, and X, rhyme with 'at' words and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 20, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Gingerbread Boy (Episode #134)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Run, run as fast as you can! As Pig zooms through the playground at top speeds, he can't figure out why Poppa Pig keeps telling him to slow down! The Super Readers fly into the story of The Gingerbread Boy and set off on a mad dash after the speedy little cookie! Will the Super Readers be able to keep the Gingerbread Boy safe, or is their plan half baked? Educational Objectives: To learn about safety, sing the entire alphabet, identify the letters H, O, U, S, E, rhyme with 'ox' words and use the power to read to change the story and save the day!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Galileo's Space Adventure (Episode #215H)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

The Gingerbread Boy (Episode #134)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Run, run as fast as you can! As Pig zooms through the playground at top speeds, he can't figure out why Poppa Pig keeps telling him to slow down! The Super Readers fly into the story of The Gingerbread Boy and set off on a mad dash after the speedy little cookie! Will the Super Readers be able to keep the Gingerbread Boy safe, or is their plan half baked? Educational Objectives: To learn about safety, sing the entire alphabet, identify the letters H, O, U, S, E, rhyme with 'ox' words and use the power to read to change the story and save the day!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Momotaro The Peach Boy (Episode #133)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 18, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Pig and his brothers want to build a treehouse but they're so busy squabbling, they'll never get the job done. The Super Readers head into a Japanese Folktale and meet a little boy whose friends are arguing so loudly, it actually angers an ogre! Will they be able to show their new pals that arguing is the pits? Educational Objectives: To learn about getting along and getting the job done. Young viewers will follow the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 18, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Around The World Adventure (Episode #214H)

KQED 9: Mon, Dec 18, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

Momotaro The Peach Boy (Episode #133)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 18, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Pig and his brothers want to build a treehouse but they're so busy squabbling, they'll never get the job done. The Super Readers head into a Japanese Folktale and meet a little boy whose friends are arguing so loudly, it actually angers an ogre! Will they be able to show their new pals that arguing is the pits? Educational Objectives: To learn about getting along and getting the job done. Young viewers will follow the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 18, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Magic Porridge Pot (Episode #131)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Oh no! Pig's new toy robot is out of control! The Super Readers fly into the story of The Magic Porridge Pot to rescue a little girl whose magical pot just won't stop making porridge! Will the Super Readers be able to help or will they end up with more porridge than even The Three Bears would know what to do with? Educational Objectives: To learn the importance of paying attention, uncover the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

'twas The Night Before Christmas (Episode #138)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 15, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

'Twas the Night Before Christmas, and all through Storybrook Village, not a creature was stirring...except for Whyatt, who has an important question for Santa! So the Super Readers catch up with Santa and his reindeer as they gallop from rooftop to rooftop and unravel the mystery of Santa's childhood, discovering along the way how to help spread the magic of the holiday. Educational Objectives: To learn about making others feel good, play with the alphabet, experiment with spelling, and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 16, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 16, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 15, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Nutcracker (Episode #159Z)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 15, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

Princess Pea doesn't know what to do about her friend Sleeping Beauty who is very, very grumpy! Super Why and his friends dance their way into the story of The Nutcracker, accompanied by Tchaikovsky's memorable music, to find out why the Mouse King is so cranky and give an innovative twist to the holiday classic. But will the super readers be able to restore magic to The Land of Sweets? Educational Objectives: To learn a cheer-up strategy, sing the alphabet, identify the letters F, L, and Y, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

'twas The Night Before Christmas (Episode #138)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 15, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

'Twas the Night Before Christmas, and all through Storybrook Village, not a creature was stirring...except for Whyatt, who has an important question for Santa! So the Super Readers catch up with Santa and his reindeer as they gallop from rooftop to rooftop and unravel the mystery of Santa's childhood, discovering along the way how to help spread the magic of the holiday. Educational Objectives: To learn about making others feel good, play with the alphabet, experiment with spelling, and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 16, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 16, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 15, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Foolish Wishes (Episode #129)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 14, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Whyatt gets to pick one toy from the Toy Store but there are just too many choices! Will he select a race car, a comic book or even a Giant Magic Bubble Potion? The Super Readers meet a farmer and his wife who face an even more difficult decision - how to use three magic wishes. They need to figure out how to make a decision and help the impulsive farmer before he wastes all his chances on foolish things. Or will the couple ends up living out their days in a house made of sausages? Educational Objectives: To learn about choices, practice alphabet skills and the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story and save the day!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 14, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Magic Porridge Pot (Episode #131)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Oh no! Pig's new toy robot is out of control! The Super Readers fly into the story of The Magic Porridge Pot to rescue a little girl whose magical pot just won't stop making porridge! Will the Super Readers be able to help or will they end up with more porridge than even The Three Bears would know what to do with? Educational Objectives: To learn the importance of paying attention, uncover the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Monty's Adventures In Music Town (Episode #212H)

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

The Magic Porridge Pot (Episode #131)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Oh no! Pig's new toy robot is out of control! The Super Readers fly into the story of The Magic Porridge Pot to rescue a little girl whose magical pot just won't stop making porridge! Will the Super Readers be able to help or will they end up with more porridge than even The Three Bears would know what to do with? Educational Objectives: To learn the importance of paying attention, uncover the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Nutcracker (Episode #159)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Princess Pea doesn't know what to do about her friend Sleeping Beauty who is very, very grumpy! Super Why and his friends dance their way into the story of The Nutcracker, accompanied by Tchaikovsky's memorable music, to find out why the Mouse King is so cranky and give an innovative twist to the holiday classic. But will the super readers be able to restore magic to The Land of Sweets? Educational Objectives: To learn a cheer-up strategy, sing the alphabet, identify the letters F, L, and Y, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 23, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 23, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Goose and the Golden Eggs (Episode #130)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 11, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Red's friends would love to try some of her delicious apples, but Red wants to keep them all for herself! The Super Readers venture into the story of the Goose and the Golden Eggs to visit an old man who is as protective of his special eggs as Red is of her delicious fruit. This old man must learn his lesson, before his golden goose flies the coop! And Red needs to find out how share with her friends. Educational Objectives: To learn about giving to friends, sing the alphabet and identify the letters M-O-R-E. Kids will practice the magic of spelling and find that the power to read can change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 11, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Judith's Happy Chanukah (Episode #320)

KQED 9: Mon, Dec 11, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

Whyatt is excited to have been invited to Red's Gramma's house to celebrate Chanukah, but doesn't know much about the holiday. To learn more, the Super Readers jump into the book Judith's Happy Chanukah where they meet Judith, who loves Chanukah so much that she can't wait to share it with her new friends. Educational Objectives: To learn about holiday traditions. Kids will play with the alphabet and identify the letters C, O, I, N, and S. They'll learn the word LATKES, rhyme -OIL words, and use the power to read to change the story and make both Red's and Judith's Chanukah celebrations special.

The Goose and the Golden Eggs (Episode #130)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 11, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Red's friends would love to try some of her delicious apples, but Red wants to keep them all for herself! The Super Readers venture into the story of the Goose and the Golden Eggs to visit an old man who is as protective of his special eggs as Red is of her delicious fruit. This old man must learn his lesson, before his golden goose flies the coop! And Red needs to find out how share with her friends. Educational Objectives: To learn about giving to friends, sing the alphabet and identify the letters M-O-R-E. Kids will practice the magic of spelling and find that the power to read can change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 11, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Sleeping Beauty (Episode #128)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 10, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Ahoy Matey! Yo, ho, ho and...a cup of tea?! Uh oh, Princess Pea wants to play Tea Party but Pig and his brothers would like her to play Pirates! The Super Readers travel into the famous story of Sleeping Beauty to speak with a Princess who loves sleeping just as much as Princess Pea loves tea parties! The Super Readers apply their literacy powers to wake Sleeping Beauty...and wake her...and wake her again! Can they convince their new friend that there's more to life than snoozing or will she always find other activities a big snore? Educational Objectives: To learn to have an open mind! The alphabet is uncovered and young viewers rhyme with "ell" words, practice the magic of spelling as well as use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 10, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 10, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Tiddalick The Frog (Episode #127)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 9, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Whyatt's mom tells him that he's wasting water. This is a really big problem and he's not sure how to fix it. So the Super Readers dash into the Australian folk tale of Tiddalick the Frog and make the acquaintance of a funny amphibian whose puddle jumping is using up all the water and leaving his neighbors in the dust - literally! As the Super Readers help Tiddalick and his dry friends, they learn how important water is to the planet along with a valuable lesson about conservation. Educational Objectives: To learn about the environment, play with the alphabet, and identify the letters F-R-O-G. Young viewers will practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 9, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 9, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Sleeping Beauty (Episode #128)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 8, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Ahoy Matey! Yo, ho, ho and...a cup of tea?! Uh oh, Princess Pea wants to play Tea Party but Pig and his brothers would like her to play Pirates! The Super Readers travel into the famous story of Sleeping Beauty to speak with a Princess who loves sleeping just as much as Princess Pea loves tea parties! The Super Readers apply their literacy powers to wake Sleeping Beauty...and wake her...and wake her again! Can they convince their new friend that there's more to life than snoozing or will she always find other activities a big snore? Educational Objectives: To learn to have an open mind! The alphabet is uncovered and young viewers rhyme with "ell" words, practice the magic of spelling as well as use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 10, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 10, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 8, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Nutcracker (Episode #159Z)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 8, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

Princess Pea doesn't know what to do about her friend Sleeping Beauty who is very, very grumpy! Super Why and his friends dance their way into the story of The Nutcracker, accompanied by Tchaikovsky's memorable music, to find out why the Mouse King is so cranky and give an innovative twist to the holiday classic. But will the super readers be able to restore magic to The Land of Sweets? Educational Objectives: To learn a cheer-up strategy, sing the alphabet, identify the letters F, L, and Y, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Sleeping Beauty (Episode #128)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 8, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Ahoy Matey! Yo, ho, ho and...a cup of tea?! Uh oh, Princess Pea wants to play Tea Party but Pig and his brothers would like her to play Pirates! The Super Readers travel into the famous story of Sleeping Beauty to speak with a Princess who loves sleeping just as much as Princess Pea loves tea parties! The Super Readers apply their literacy powers to wake Sleeping Beauty...and wake her...and wake her again! Can they convince their new friend that there's more to life than snoozing or will she always find other activities a big snore? Educational Objectives: To learn to have an open mind! The alphabet is uncovered and young viewers rhyme with "ell" words, practice the magic of spelling as well as use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 10, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 10, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 8, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Tiddalick The Frog (Episode #127)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 7, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Whyatt's mom tells him that he's wasting water. This is a really big problem and he's not sure how to fix it. So the Super Readers dash into the Australian folk tale of Tiddalick the Frog and make the acquaintance of a funny amphibian whose puddle jumping is using up all the water and leaving his neighbors in the dust - literally! As the Super Readers help Tiddalick and his dry friends, they learn how important water is to the planet along with a valuable lesson about conservation. Educational Objectives: To learn about the environment, play with the alphabet, and identify the letters F-R-O-G. Young viewers will practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 9, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 9, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 7, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Princess Gwennie Saves The Day (Episode #209H)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 7, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

Tiddalick The Frog (Episode #127)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 7, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Whyatt's mom tells him that he's wasting water. This is a really big problem and he's not sure how to fix it. So the Super Readers dash into the Australian folk tale of Tiddalick the Frog and make the acquaintance of a funny amphibian whose puddle jumping is using up all the water and leaving his neighbors in the dust - literally! As the Super Readers help Tiddalick and his dry friends, they learn how important water is to the planet along with a valuable lesson about conservation. Educational Objectives: To learn about the environment, play with the alphabet, and identify the letters F-R-O-G. Young viewers will practice the magic of spelling and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 9, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 9, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 7, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Rumpelstiltskin (Episode #126)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 6, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Princess Pea's father is busy, busy, busy with no time to help her tie up her skates. What's a Princess to do? The Super Readers use their literacy powers to visit another Princess whose funny little helper, Rumpelstiltskin, is far too busy to help her spin straw into gold. The Super Readers may be able to guess Rumpelstiltskin's name but they won't be able to guess what will happen in this story! Educational Objectives: To learn about the importance of doing things yourself, build the alphabet, and identify the letters S-P-I-N. Young viewers will rhyme with "at" words, and use the power to read to change the story and save the day!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 6, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Baby Dino's Big Discovery (Episode #208H)

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 6, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

Rumpelstiltskin (Episode #126)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 6, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Princess Pea's father is busy, busy, busy with no time to help her tie up her skates. What's a Princess to do? The Super Readers use their literacy powers to visit another Princess whose funny little helper, Rumpelstiltskin, is far too busy to help her spin straw into gold. The Super Readers may be able to guess Rumpelstiltskin's name but they won't be able to guess what will happen in this story! Educational Objectives: To learn about the importance of doing things yourself, build the alphabet, and identify the letters S-P-I-N. Young viewers will rhyme with "at" words, and use the power to read to change the story and save the day!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 6, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Beauty and the Beast (Episode #125)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 5, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

"Grrr! Stomp!" is all Princess Pea hears on her playdate with Wolfy and she can't figure out why he's so angry! The Super Readers zip into the story of Beauty and the Beast and get to know the Beast himself! He isn't so "beastly" after all and if only he could turn down his roaring, Beauty might figure out they're not as different as she thinks. Educational Objectives: To learn about the right way to speak to friends, practice the alphabet, and rhyme with "ake" words. Kids will find out that the power to read can change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 5, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Jasper's Cowboy Wish (Episode #207H)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 5, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

Beauty and the Beast (Episode #125)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 5, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

"Grrr! Stomp!" is all Princess Pea hears on her playdate with Wolfy and she can't figure out why he's so angry! The Super Readers zip into the story of Beauty and the Beast and get to know the Beast himself! He isn't so "beastly" after all and if only he could turn down his roaring, Beauty might figure out they're not as different as she thinks. Educational Objectives: To learn about the right way to speak to friends, practice the alphabet, and rhyme with "ake" words. Kids will find out that the power to read can change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 5, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Goldilocks and the Three Bears: The Mystery (Episode #124)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 4, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

There's a mystery in Storybrook Village - the case of the broken guitar strings! Jack thinks Whyatt is the culprit, but he knows he's innocent! The Super Readers fly into the tale of Goldilocks and the Three Bears and meet up with Goldilocks, who is just as determined to prove that she didn't make the mess in the Three Bears' house! What will it take for Goldilocks, and Whyatt, to convince everyone they're telling the truth? Educational Objectives: To learn strategies for convincing someone, explore the practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 4, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Naila and the Magic Map (Episode #206H)

KQED 9: Mon, Dec 4, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

Goldilocks and the Three Bears: The Mystery (Episode #124)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 4, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

There's a mystery in Storybrook Village - the case of the broken guitar strings! Jack thinks Whyatt is the culprit, but he knows he's innocent! The Super Readers fly into the tale of Goldilocks and the Three Bears and meet up with Goldilocks, who is just as determined to prove that she didn't make the mess in the Three Bears' house! What will it take for Goldilocks, and Whyatt, to convince everyone they're telling the truth? Educational Objectives: To learn strategies for convincing someone, explore the practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 4, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

The Three Billy Goats Gruff (Episode #122)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 3, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Gramma will not let Red into the kitchen to get some extra special Red Velvet Cake - and it's making Red extremely mad! The Super Readers head into the story of the Three Billy Goats Gruff, who really want to cross the Trolls bridge#only this time the Troll gets to tell his side of the story. The Super Readers wonder if anyone can make those rude Billy Goats Gruff behave, and Red figures out what Gramma needs to hear. Educational Objectives: To learn the importance of good behavior, discover the alphabet and identify the letters P-O-L-E. Kids will also practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 3, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 3, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

The Twelve Dancing Princesses (Episode #121)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 2, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Whyatt's family is acting very sneaky and he wants to know why! The Super Readers waltz into the story of the Twelve Dancing Princesses - who are acting just as secretive. The Super Readers may be hot on the trail of the Princesses to discover what they're concealing, but will Whyatt uncover what his family is hiding? Educational Objectives: To learn about the fun of the unexpected, play with the alphabet and identify the letters W-I-N-D. In addition, young viewers will practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 2, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 2, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Thumbelina (Episode #123)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 1, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Where is Pig's beloved stuffed hippo? He's looked high and low but Henry Hippo is nowhere to be found! The Super Readers shrink down to the size of ants and join teeny tiny Thumbelina on her GREAT BIG adventure to find her missing brother. They assist Thumbelina in her mission and Pig gets a helping hand along the way. Educational Objectives: To learn that you don't have to do things alone, explore the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 1, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

King Eddie Who Loved Spaghetti (Episode #205H)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 1, 2017 -- 12:30 PM

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.

Thumbelina (Episode #123)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 1, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Where is Pig's beloved stuffed hippo? He's looked high and low but Henry Hippo is nowhere to be found! The Super Readers shrink down to the size of ants and join teeny tiny Thumbelina on her GREAT BIG adventure to find her missing brother. They assist Thumbelina in her mission and Pig gets a helping hand along the way. Educational Objectives: To learn that you don't have to do things alone, explore the alphabet, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 1, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
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