wordworld
Duck Saves Spider's Web/Caterpillar Gets A Home

Thu, Jun 13 12:30 P.M. NHPBS KIDS      

Duck Saves Spider's Web - When Duck accidentally crashes into Spider's web and breaks it apart into letters, he has to go about finding the letters to fix it. But he doesn't know what letters are in the word 'web'! With Elephant's help, he learns that sometimes if you can sound out a word, you can figure out what letters you need to build it. Caterpillar Gets a Home - Duck makes a new friend on a windy, rainy day: Caterpillar. It soon becomes apparent that Caterpillar needs a home to protect her from the elements. Together she and Duck learn to sound out some words which might make suitable homes, such as BAG, CAN and BOX. But which one will be just right?

Episode Duration: 28 minutes and 55 seconds

Episode Number: 202

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Thu, Jun 13 12:30 P.M. duck saves spider's web/caterpillar gets a home     NHPBS KIDS

About WordWorld:

Each episode of "WordWorld" is a narrative built around a wacky troupe of characters, WordFriends, who are characters first and words second.

"WordWorld's" WordFriends go on comic adventures and face challenges that can only be resolved with the right word.

Sheep is a shy little girl who loves to pretend; Frog is the cautious brainiac and word "expert"; impetuous Duck is still learning his letters; Pig lives in the moment; Ant is a pragmatic bundle of energy; and Dog is a WordFriend's best friend.

A key component of the show is word building, a unique moment when children witness a word "morph" into the thing it is.

Word building reinforces the pre-reading concept that letters make words and that words have meaning.

Future Broadcast times for "WordWorld": (show all)

Thu, May 23 12:30 P.M. Bed Bugs/Snug As A Bug     NHPBS KIDS
Fri, May 24 12:30 P.M. Think in the Rink/X Marks The Spot     NHPBS KIDS
Sat, May 25 12:30 P.M. The Really Red Ruby/Firefighters to the Rescue     NHPBS KIDS
Sun, May 26 12:30 P.M. Bed Bugs/Snug As A Bug     NHPBS KIDS
Mon, May 27 12:30 P.M. Race to the Spaceship/Sandbox Surprise     NHPBS KIDS
Tue, May 28 12:30 P.M. Welcome Home, Duck/The Lost Letter L     NHPBS KIDS
Wed, May 29 12:30 P.M. Bear's Bed Sled/Sh-Sh-Shark!     NHPBS KIDS
Thu, May 30 12:30 P.M. Pies, Pies, Pies!/Waterlogged     NHPBS KIDS
Fri, May 31 12:30 P.M. Dog's Having A Party/Dog Wants to Play Ball     NHPBS KIDS
Sat, Jun 1 12:30 P.M. Welcome Home, Duck/The Lost Letter L     NHPBS KIDS
Sun, Jun 2 12:30 P.M. Pies, Pies, Pies!/Waterlogged     NHPBS KIDS
Mon, Jun 3 12:30 P.M. Robots to the Rescue!/Radio Read-A-Thon     NHPBS KIDS
Tue, Jun 4 12:30 P.M. The Race to Mystery Island/A Star Is Born     NHPBS KIDS
Wed, Jun 5 12:30 P.M. Bit By Bit/Ride 'em Cowbear     NHPBS KIDS
Thu, Jun 6 12:30 P.M. Dog's Camping Adventure/V Is for Vacation     NHPBS KIDS


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