Backyard Soup/Colorful and Tasty
elinor wonders why

Backyard Soup - Elinor loves making "Backyard Soup," because all the ingredients come from their backyard garden. She's eager to try the same recipe when she visits her grandma and grandpa, but their backyard is a lot different than Elinor's, because they live in the desert. Elinor learns that different plants grow in different environments as she makes a whole different "Backyard Soup" with her grandparents, where the main ingredient is cactus! Colorful and Tasty - Elinor and her friends are selling lots of yummy cupcakes, but the problem is no one is buying any. The kids don't understand what's wrong, because everyone loves cupcakes. After observing how flowers attract bees through color and smell, they go back to their bake sale and decorate the table with fantastic colors, and use a fan to spread the aroma of the cupcakes. Before they know it, the place is "buzzing" and they sell every cupcake!

Episode Duration: 28 minutes and 55 seconds

Episode Number: 113

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.


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Fri, Mar 1 12:00 P.M. The Paper Trail/Bath Time     NHPBS (11.1)
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Sat, Mar 2 1:00 P.M. These Sneezes/Ari's Lucky Shirt     NH Kids (11.5)
Sun, Mar 3 1:00 P.M. Olive's Library/Nature Walk     NH Kids (11.5)
Mon, Mar 4 12:00 P.M. Underground Soup/Dandy Dandelions     NHPBS (11.1)
Mon, Mar 4 1:00 P.M. Underground Soup/Dandy Dandelions     NH Kids (11.5)
Tue, Mar 5 12:00 P.M. Echo Location/Ears to You     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, Mar 5 1:00 P.M. To Bee Or Not to Bee/Turtle Crossing     NH Kids (11.5)
Wed, Mar 6 12:00 P.M. Frozen Fish/Pirate Treasure     NHPBS (11.1)
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Fri, Mar 8 12:00 P.M. Leave It to Ari/Snow Friend     NHPBS (11.1)
Fri, Mar 8 1:00 P.M. Burrowing Owl Girl/Olive's Tree     NH Kids (11.5)


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