Elinor's Fishy Friend/Do The Crane Dance
elinor wonders why

Mon, Jul 29 12:00 P.M. NHPBS (11.1)  

Elinor is on a bit of a fish kick, so she's super happy when she comes across a new fish friend in the pond. Elinor names her friend Spotty and can't wait to show Olive and Ari, but after some time passes, she notices something peculiar about Spotty. She's grown legs! After some careful observation, the kids determine that Spotty is not a fish at all - she's a tadpole turning into a frog. Elinor couldn't be happier with her new frog friend, be-cause now she's on a frog kick. After Mr. Lion demonstrates a fun dance for the kids, he encourages them to come up with their own dance routine to express something that they think is special. Elinor, Ari and Olive see that the other kids are coming up with awesome dances, but can't think of what their dance should be about. When they observe some nearby cranes, they discov-er that even birds dance to communicate and express their feelings. Inspired, the kids do a dance that communicates to their friends what they learned and how happy they are to have discovered these amazing animals.

Episode Duration: 28 minutes and 55 seconds

Episode Number: 137

All broadcast times for this episode: (show all)

Mon, Jul 29 12:00 P.M. Elinor's Fishy Friend/Do The Crane Dance     NHPBS (11.1)
Wed, Aug 7 1:00 P.M. Elinor's Fishy Friend/Do The Crane Dance     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)

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Mon, Jul 15 1:00 P.M. To Bee Or Not to Bee/Turtle Crossing     NH Kids (11.5)
Tue, Jul 16 12:00 P.M. A Change of Art/The Litterbug     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, Jul 16 1:00 P.M. Speedy Swimming/Strawberry Jam     NH Kids (11.5)
Wed, Jul 17 12:00 P.M. Feed The Birds     NHPBS (11.1)
Wed, Jul 17 1:00 P.M. The Violin Lesson/Flying High     NH Kids (11.5)
Thu, Jul 18 12:00 P.M. Underground Soup/Dandy Dandelions     NHPBS (11.1)
Thu, Jul 18 1:00 P.M. The Unsinkable Lynx/Rocky The Rock     NH Kids (11.5)
Fri, Jul 19 12:00 P.M. Olive's Library/Nature Walk     NHPBS (11.1)
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Tue, Jul 23 12:00 P.M. The Violin Lesson/Flying High     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, Jul 23 1:00 P.M. Underground Soup/Dandy Dandelions     NH Kids (11.5)


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