The House That Ants Built/Special Places
elinor wonders why

Thu, Dec 15 12:30 P.M. NHPBS  

The House That Ants Built - Elinor and her friends are trying to make an awesome couch cushion castle, but they each have their own ideas of how to build it. When they can't seem to share materials, it looks like all hope is lost, until Elinor notices ants walking by her windowsill. Fascinated, the kids follow the ants and notice them co-operating with each other to build the perfect nest. Now they know just what to do. The kids go back inside and now that they're working together, the castle-building is much smoother. They can even move the biggest pillow - together! Special Places - When Ari can't find his favorite ball, he and his friends retrace his footsteps, where they observe a bird with eggs in her nest, then find Mr. Dog burying a toy. Mr. Dog explains he loves to put things away, which is why he buries them and keeps them safe in their "special place." At that moment, Ari suddenly remembers where he left his ball. Elinor and Olive help him find a "special place" to keep it, AFTER they finish playing, of course!

Episode Duration: 28 minutes and 55 seconds

Episode Number: 104

All broadcast times for this episode: (show all)

Thu, Dec 15 12:30 P.M. The House That Ants Built/Special Places     NHPBS
Fri, Dec 30 9:30 A.M. The House That Ants Built/Special Places     NHPBS KIDS


Future Broadcast times for "Elinor Wonders Why": (show all)

Wed, Nov 30 9:30 A.M. Leave It to Ari/Snow Friend     NHPBS KIDS
Wed, Nov 30 12:30 P.M. Burrowing Owl Girl/Olive's Tree     NHPBS
Thu, Dec 1 9:30 A.M. A Garden for All/Band of Explorers     NHPBS KIDS
Thu, Dec 1 12:30 P.M. Butterfly Babies/Elinor's Circus     NHPBS
Fri, Dec 2 9:30 A.M. A Moth Mystery/Just Peachy     NHPBS KIDS
Fri, Dec 2 12:30 P.M. Feed The Birds     NHPBS
Sat, Dec 3 9:30 A.M. A Garden for All/Band of Explorers     NHPBS KIDS
Sun, Dec 4 9:30 A.M. Leave It to Ari/Snow Friend     NHPBS KIDS
Mon, Dec 5 9:30 A.M. The Tomato Drop/Look What I Can Do     NHPBS KIDS
Mon, Dec 5 12:30 P.M. Underground Soup/Dandy Dandelions     NHPBS
Tue, Dec 6 9:30 A.M. Feed The Birds     NHPBS KIDS
Tue, Dec 6 12:30 P.M. A Moth Mystery/Just Peachy     NHPBS
Wed, Dec 7 12:30 P.M. The Town Picnic/The Amazing Expandable Clubhouse     NHPBS
Thu, Dec 8 9:30 A.M. Frozen Fish/Pirate Treasure     NHPBS KIDS
Thu, Dec 8 12:30 P.M. Hiding In Plain Sight/Owl Girl     NHPBS
Fri, Dec 9 9:30 A.M. Zig Zag Plant/Butterfly Drinks     NHPBS KIDS

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