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Curious George, Plumber's Helper/Curious George Takes a Hike

Curious George, Plumber's Helper: George is bored with all of his bath toys so he brings some new ones into the tub with him. What he doesn't realize is that not all toys float, and when he drains the water some of them spiral down the drain and cause a clog. So it's Mr. Auger, Plumber Extraordinaire, to the rescue! George loves to watch Mr. Auger work, and for being an adoring fan, George gets a few plumbing lessons from the professional. The next time the drain is clogged, George thinks he can fix the problem by himself - only he forgets to tighten the pipes and soon water is overflowing all over the apartment building! EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVE: To show that when parts of a system are missing, it may not work as planned. Curious George Takes a Hike: Bill and the Man with the Yellow Hat are excited for their big hike. Bill is looking forward to collecting leaves and the Man wants to do nature drawings for his art class. George doesn't find any of these activities to be very exciting and longs to see some real action - which he gets when Bill and the Man fall off a small cliff, get stuck on a ledge, and need George to go find help. George needs to use the Man's numbered drawings of the landmarks they passed along the way, to try and find his way back to the Ranger Station for help. But will he be able to find the Man's beloved Yellow Hat which blew away? EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVE: To explore mapping as a way to locate a destination and points of interest along the way. To show that using numbered drawings of location cues helps navigate backwards through a wilderness.

Episode Duration: 28 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 210


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Thu, Jul 2 6:00 P.M. A Bridge to Farm/Monkey Fever     NH EXPLORE
Fri, Jul 3 7:00 A.M. Monkey Hoedown/Curious George Clowns Around     NHPBS
Fri, Jul 3 6:00 P.M. Monkey Hoedown/Curious George Clowns Around     NH EXPLORE
Sat, Jul 4 8:00 A.M. George's Backwards Flight Plan/Curious George, Hog Trainer     NH EXPLORE
Sun, Jul 5 8:00 A.M. George's Backwards Flight Plan/Curious George, Hog Trainer     NHPBS
Mon, Jul 6 7:00 A.M. King Doggie/The Lucky Cap     NHPBS
Mon, Jul 6 6:00 P.M. King Doggie/The Lucky Cap     NH EXPLORE
Tue, Jul 7 7:00 A.M. Scaredy Dog/Say Goodnight, George     NHPBS
Tue, Jul 7 6:00 P.M. Scaredy Dog/Say Goodnight, George     NH EXPLORE
Wed, Jul 8 7:00 A.M. Big, Bad Hundley/George's Simple Siphon     NHPBS
Wed, Jul 8 6:00 P.M. Big, Bad Hundley/George's Simple Siphon     NH EXPLORE
Thu, Jul 9 7:00 A.M. Curious George Beats The Band/Hats and a Hole     NHPBS
Thu, Jul 9 6:00 P.M. Curious George Beats The Band/Hats and a Hole     NH EXPLORE
Fri, Jul 10 7:00 A.M. Monkey Goes Batty/Curious George and the Balloon Hound     NHPBS
Fri, Jul 10 6:00 P.M. Monkey Goes Batty/Curious George and the Balloon Hound     NH EXPLORE


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