Echo Location/Ears to You
elinor wonders why

Thu, Feb 23 6:30 A.M. NHPBS KIDS  

Echo Location - On a camping trip, the kids discover that Ari is really good at playing Marco Polo. Even without saying "Marco," a blindfolded Ari can easily figure out where Olive and Elinor are. How does he do it? They get a clue when they learn about echoing voices from a cliff face and understand that bats make a special noise only a few animals can hear that helps them know what's around them. Ears to You - One day while playing at the lake, Elinor and her friends notice something very interesting -- they can't see ears on some animals. That's so interesting! How do they hear? This question sets the kids off to explore, and they soon learn how frogs, fish and moles hear. Even though it looks like those animals don't have any ears at all, the kids discover they do have ears, but that they're just hard to notice, because they are good for hearing underground or underwater. Just like there are lots of different kinds of animals, there are also lots of different kinds of ears!

Episode Duration: 28 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 130

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Thu, Feb 23 6:30 A.M. Echo Location/Ears to You     NHPBS KIDS
Tue, Mar 7 12:00 P.M. Echo Location/Ears to You     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)

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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
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