Butterfly Babies/Elinor's Circus
elinor wonders why

Mon, Feb 6 12:00 P.M. NHPBS  

Butterfly Babies - The kids are observing butterflies and caterpillars when they realize that they've never seen a baby butterfly. How can this be?! They decide that they just need more observations and head off to investigate, but they still don't find any baby butterflies. They do come across many caterpillars, though, and to their surprise, they witness the metamorphosis occur - from caterpillar to chrysalis, then from chrysalis to butterfly. Then, they realize a caterpillar IS a baby butterfly. Amazing! Elinor's Circus - Elinor, Ari and Olive decide to put on a circus for all their friends. They each have acts that involve balancing, but unfortunately, they're not great at it. They seek out some tips from their friend, Siggy the squirrel, who is great at balancing. Siggy explains that a tail like his can help you balance, but extending your body or using long poles will help, too. Bravo, the show is saved!

Episode Duration: 28 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 120

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Mon, Feb 6 12:00 P.M. Butterfly Babies/Elinor's Circus     NHPBS

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, Feb 3 9:30 A.M. The Town Picnic/The Amazing Expandable Clubhouse     NHPBS KIDS
Fri, Feb 3 12:30 P.M. Water You Doing?/Thinking About Blinking     NHPBS
Sat, Feb 4 9:30 A.M. Speedy Swimming/Strawberry Jam     NHPBS KIDS
Sun, Feb 5 9:30 A.M. A Garden for All/Band of Explorers     NHPBS KIDS
Mon, Feb 6 6:30 A.M. The Science of Staying Warm/The Seed of An Idea     NHPBS KIDS
Mon, Feb 6 12:00 P.M. Butterfly Babies/Elinor's Circus     NHPBS
Tue, Feb 7 6:30 A.M. The House That Ants Built/Special Places     NHPBS KIDS
Tue, Feb 7 12:00 P.M. A Change of Art/The Litterbug     NHPBS
Wed, Feb 8 6:30 A.M. Big Trees/Baby Steps     NHPBS KIDS
Thu, Feb 9 6:30 A.M. Leave It to Ari/Snow Friend     NHPBS KIDS
Thu, Feb 9 12:00 P.M. Zig Zag Plant/Butterfly Drinks     NHPBS
Fri, Feb 10 6:30 A.M. The Unsinkable Lynx/Rocky The Rock     NHPBS KIDS
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Mon, Feb 13 12:00 P.M. The Town Picnic/The Amazing Expandable Clubhouse     NHPBS
Tue, Feb 14 6:30 A.M. The Lizard Lounge/Feathers     NHPBS KIDS

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