Butterfly Party/More Than One Right Way
elinor wonders why

Thu, Feb 16 12:00 P.M. NHPBS  

Butterfly Party - It's Olive's mom's birthday, and Olive wants to organize something really special for her: a garden party with REAL butterflies. But, how can they get butterflies to come to the party? The kids set off to observe butterflies and figure out that they like certain kinds of flowers, and not others. Ms. Mole offers to let them transplant some butterfly-friendly plants from her garden to Olive's, and it works! Before long, Olive's backyard is fluttering with butterflies, just in time for Olive's mom to enjoy her birthday party. More Than One Right Way - It's Halloween, and Elinor, Ari and Olive arrive in the classroom to discover Ms. Mole putting up pumpkin decorations. The enthusiastic kids want to help, so Ms. Mole suggests they make spiderweb decorations with yarn and glue. But, when each kid makes a different-looking spiderweb, they're not sure which one is the most like a real web. After observing different spiders in nature, the kids realize that different kinds of spiders make different kinds of webs, which means they were all right! They then head back into school to decorate the classroom and have a happy Halloween.

Episode Duration: 28 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 132

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Thu, Feb 16 12:00 P.M. Butterfly Party/More Than One Right Way     NHPBS
Tue, Mar 14 12:00 P.M. Butterfly Party/More Than One Right Way     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 6:30 A.M. The Tomato Drop/Look What I Can Do     NHPBS KIDS
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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