The Unsinkable Lynx/Rocky The Rock
elinor wonders why

Thu, Jul 11 12:00 P.M. NHPBS (11.1)  

The Unsinkable Lynx - It's a very snowy day and Elinor, Ari and Olive meet a new friend, Gael the lynx, who has just moved to Animal Town. The kids decide to play some fun SNOW TAG, and it quickly becomes clear that Gael is a master at the game. He moves impossibly fast in the snow. How does he do it? After some careful observations, the kids discover that Gael's paws are much wider than theirs, which helps him walk on top of the snow instead of sinking down into it. This discovery inspires the kids to make their own wide snowshoes! Rocky the Rock - Ari spots a funny looking rock with a smile on it and decides to make it his new friend, Rocky. When it's time for a snack, Ari notices that Rocky doesn't eat anything, which makes him worried. How will Ari take care of his friend Rocky? Enlisting the help of his friends, they wonder, are rocks alive? They make observations about what living things do and compare them to what Rocky does, which sparks a lively class debate. The kids decide that rocks are not alive, but that they can still be friends with nature.

Episode Duration: 28 minutes and 55 seconds

Episode Number: 129

All broadcast times for this episode: (show all)

Thu, Jul 11 12:00 P.M. The Unsinkable Lynx/Rocky The Rock     NHPBS (11.1)
Thu, Jul 18 1:00 P.M. The Unsinkable Lynx/Rocky The Rock     NH Kids (11.5)

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)

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)
Mon, Jun 24 1:00 P.M. Elinor's Nest/Foody Fuel     NH Kids (11.5)
Tue, Jun 25 12:00 P.M. These Sneezes/Ari's Lucky Shirt     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, Jun 25 1:00 P.M. Make Music Naturally/Light The Way     NH Kids (11.5)


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