The Lizard Lounge/Feathers
elinor wonders why

The Lizard Lounge - Mrs. Beaver wants to build a new park bench in a perfect spot, but there's a giant rock in the way. No problem, they'll just move it, but then they run into another problem: lizards, who keep reappearing on the rock. With a little observation, Elinor and her friends realize that lizards like the rock because it's in the sun, and the lizards need a warm place to rest because they're cold blooded. So, the kids make a new cozy spot in the sun for their lizard friends. Eventually, the lizards move and Mrs. Beaver is able to build the bench. Feathers - When Ari finds a particularly cool feather and puts it in his cap, Elinor starts to wonder why birds have feathers in the first place. It's time for more observations! The group splits up and each of the kids observe interesting birds and conclude that birds need feathers for different reasons: to fly, to stay warm, and for decorations, sort of like their very own version of clothes! Ms. Mole confirms they are ALL right. In the end, Ari realizes there's another cool thing you can do with a feather - it makes a perfect sandcastle flag!

Episode Duration: 28 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 106

About Elinor Wonders Why:

Elinor Wonders Why encourages children to follow their curiosity, ask questions when they don't understand and find answers using science inquiry skills.

The main character Elinor, the most observant and curious bunny rabbit in Animal Town, will introduce children ages 3-5 to science, nature and community through adventures with her friends.


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

Fri, Jun 14 1:00 P.M. Spice Is Nice/Aris Muscles     NH Kids (11.5)
Sat, Jun 15 1:00 P.M. Junior Ranger Elinor/Big Brother     NH Kids (11.5)
Sun, Jun 16 1:00 P.M. The Violin Lesson/Flying High     NH Kids (11.5)
Mon, Jun 17 12:00 P.M. Spice Is Nice/Aris Muscles     NHPBS (11.1)
Mon, Jun 17 1:00 P.M. Backyard Soup/Colorful and Tasty     NH Kids (11.5)
Tue, Jun 18 12:00 P.M. Water You Doing?/Thinking About Blinking     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, Jun 18 1:00 P.M. Teacher's Day/The Nose Knows     NH Kids (11.5)
Wed, Jun 19 12:00 P.M. Elinor's Nest/Foody Fuel     NHPBS (11.1)
Wed, Jun 19 1:00 P.M. Bubble House/The Syrup Tree     NH Kids (11.5)
Thu, Jun 20 12:00 P.M. A Moth Mystery/Just Peachy     NHPBS (11.1)
Thu, Jun 20 1:00 P.M. Spice Is Nice/Aris Muscles     NH Kids (11.5)
Fri, Jun 21 12:00 P.M. Teacher's Day/The Nose Knows     NHPBS (11.1)
Fri, Jun 21 1:00 P.M. A Moth Mystery/Just Peachy     NH Kids (11.5)
Sat, Jun 22 1:00 P.M. Teacher's Day/The Nose Knows     NH Kids (11.5)
Sun, Jun 23 1:00 P.M. Spice Is Nice/Aris Muscles     NH Kids (11.5)
Mon, Jun 24 12:00 P.M. Clean Captain/The Moment of Tooth     NHPBS (11.1)


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