xavier riddle and the secret museum
I Am Winston Churchill/I Am Cleopatra

Wed, Aug 24 12:30 P.M. NHPBS KIDS  

I am Winston Churchill Brad is excited to join a small group of boys building a castle in the KidZone, but his enthusiasm quickly disappears when they refuse to listen to any of his ideas. Brad knows he could help make their castle amazing, if only they'd listen. To the Secret Museum! Our heroes go back in time to meet someone who knew exactly how to command attention: Winston Churchill. They meet Winston just as he's about to play a game of capture the flag with his new schoolmates, but none of them want to listen to his ideas on how to play the game! Knowing he could lead his team to victory, Winston keeps on sharing his ideas, confidently and politely, until the boys finally listen. Their big win shows Brad how important it is to speak up for yourself. I am Cleopatra Xavier is stoked to see a super awesome super moon in real life! There's just one problem: he'd have to stay up past bedtime. How can he ask his parents? What if they say no? To the Secret Museum! Our heroes go back in time to meet someone who was skilled at the art of negotiation: Cleopatra. They arrive in Ancient Egypt and find Cleopatra just as she's preparing to ask her father a big question of her own: she wants to end her daily lessons a full hour early so she can attend a festival in town. Luckily, Cleopatra knows exactly how to ask! You have to be prepared, confident, and polite. Seeing how well Cleopatra's strategy works shows Xavier how important it is to ask for things the right way.

Episode Duration: 28 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 107

All broadcast times for this episode: (show all)

Wed, Aug 24 12:30 P.M. I Am Winston Churchill/I Am Cleopatra     NHPBS KIDS
Wed, Aug 24 5:30 P.M. I Am Winston Churchill/I Am Cleopatra     NHPBS KIDS
Thu, Aug 25 1:30 A.M. I Am Winston Churchill/I Am Cleopatra     NHPBS KIDS
Thu, Sep 1 6:00 A.M. I Am Winston Churchill/I Am Cleopatra     NHPBS
Thu, Sep 1 4:30 P.M. I Am Winston Churchill/I Am Cleopatra     NHPBS

About Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum:

Inspired by the best-selling kids book series, Ordinary People Change the World, by New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer and illustrator Christopher Eliopoulos, XAVIER RIDDLE AND THE SECRET MUSEUM follows the adventures of Xavier, Yadina and Brad as they tackle everyday problems by doing something extraordinary: traveling back in time to learn from real-life inspirational figures like Marie Curie, Harriet Tubman and Jackie Robinson when they were kids.

Each adventure will help young viewers make the connection between the skills that made these historical figures heroes and those same qualities within themselves, helping them discover that they, too, can change the world.


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