Sunspot and the Great Red Spot/Uncle Zucchini Babysits
ready jet go!

"Sunspot and the Great Red Spot" - Sunspot is determined to get to Jupiter to meet his fellow pet aliens, other members of the Red Spot Club. The Club is thousands of years old. They meet annually at an exact time to observe and celebrate the Red Spot. But, mechanical problems with the family wagon/saucer may thwart the trip. The kids and Celery do everything they can to get Sunspot to Jupiter and his Red Spot Club meet-up. Curriculum: The Great Red Spot is an enormous, high-pressure storm akin to an Earth hurricane that has been raging on the surface of Jupiter for at least 400 years. "Uncle Zucchini Babysits" - Uncle Zucchini finally gets to Earth for a visit, just as the Propulsion parents are called away on a work assignment. Uncle Zucchini volunteers to watch the kids. In the process of helping the kids coax Sunspot into taking a bath, Uncle Zucchini learns about the three states of water (solid, liquid, and gas). Curriculum: What is water and how does it change from one form to another? Water exists in three different states: solid, liquid, and gas. Clouds, snow, and rain are all made up of some form of water. Temperature and pressure can change water from solid (ice) to liquid (wet) to gas (vapor).

Episode Duration: 28 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 122

About Ready Jet Go!:

READY JET GO! is a 3D animated series for 3-8 year-olds with a focus on astronomy, scientific exploration, innovation and invention, and Earth as it is affected by our solar system.

The show is about two neighborhood kids-one with an all-consuming drive for science fact and another with an overwhelming passion for science fiction.

They both befriend the new kid on their street, Jet Propulsion, whose family happens to be aliens from Bortron 7.

The comedy series teaches kids a variety of Earth science concepts (gravity, tides, moon phases, seasons) as well as an introductory explanation of innovation, astronomy, and our solar system.


Future Broadcast times for "Ready Jet Go!": (show all)

Sat, Jan 28 9:30 P.M. Mission to the Moon/Mindy's Moon Bounce House     NHPBS KIDS
Sun, Jan 29 5:30 A.M. Mission to the Moon/Mindy's Moon Bounce House     NHPBS KIDS
Sun, Jan 29 9:30 P.M. Endless Summer/Jet Shrinks The Kids     NHPBS KIDS
Mon, Jan 30 5:30 A.M. Endless Summer/Jet Shrinks The Kids     NHPBS KIDS
Mon, Jan 30 9:30 P.M. Just The Right Distance from the Sun/Solar Power Rover     NHPBS KIDS
Tue, Jan 31 5:30 A.M. Just The Right Distance from the Sun/Solar Power Rover     NHPBS KIDS
Tue, Jan 31 9:30 P.M. Round and Round/The Plant from Bortron 7     NHPBS KIDS
Wed, Feb 1 5:30 A.M. Round and Round/The Plant from Bortron 7     NHPBS KIDS
Wed, Feb 1 9:30 P.M. More Than One Moon/Visit to Mom's Office     NHPBS KIDS
Thu, Feb 2 5:30 A.M. More Than One Moon/Visit to Mom's Office     NHPBS KIDS
Thu, Feb 2 9:30 P.M. I Feel The Earth Move/Zerk Visits Earth     NHPBS KIDS
Fri, Feb 3 5:30 A.M. I Feel The Earth Move/Zerk Visits Earth     NHPBS KIDS
Sat, Feb 11 6:00 P.M. Asteroid Belt Space Race/Sydney 2     NHPBS KIDS
Sun, Feb 12 2:00 A.M. Asteroid Belt Space Race/Sydney 2     NHPBS KIDS
Sun, Feb 12 6:00 P.M. From Pluto with Love/A Star Is Born     NHPBS KIDS
Mon, Feb 13 2:00 A.M. From Pluto with Love/A Star Is Born     NHPBS KIDS

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