Web site: http://pbskids.org/wordgirl
Follows the adventures of mild-mannered fifth grader, Becky Bostford, who becomes WordGirl armed with a cape, vocabulary words, and lots of definitions.
The Meaty Dimension/The Case of the Copied Mrs. Botsford #502
The Butcher discovers the portal where all of his meat is stored and concocts a plan to trap Huggy and WordGirl. LRW has made copies of all the important city officials to do her dirty work and a copy of Mrs. Botsford robs a bank!
- KET Monday, March 3 at 5:00 pm EDT
The Good, The Bad, and the Chucky/Granny's Pet Plan #503
Chuck fulfills his dream of selling grilled cheese sandwiches - a totally legitimate plan. But when Dr. Two-Brains smells cheese, he can't resist. It seems as though Granny May has given up a life of crime to knit cute little scarves for pets.
- KET Tuesday, March 4 at 5:00 pm EDT
- KET Thursday, April 10 at 5:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, April 12 at 11:00 am EDT
Hard-Learned Money/Gift Pony #504
The Learnerer uses Amazing Rope Guy to learn how to be an efficient criminal. When Violet gives Becky a brooch made of mysterious gemstones, Becky/WordGirl begins to feel woozy.
- KET Wednesday, March 5 at 5:00 pm EDT
Where Have All The Villains Gone?/Captain Tangent Returns #407
Ms. Question comes up with a brilliant plan to get rid of WordGirl: eliminate all of the city's villains so WordGirl is no longer needed. With hopes of having an article published in the Big City Times, Scoops decides to go undercover and become part of Captain Tangent's pirate crew.
- KET Thursday, March 6 at 5:00 pm EDT
Road Rage, Anger, and Fury/By Jove, You've Wrecked My Robots! #412
Fed up with all of the city's traffic, Lady Redundant Woman creates an army of copies in order to block all of the other cars and get her own carried out of traffic. With the hopes of exposing WordGirl's true identity, Tobey takes a game about evil robots to Becky's house.
- KET Friday, March 7 at 5:00 pm EDT
Scary with a Side of Butter/Talent Show Tobey #505
After telling the tale of the giant evil artichoke, Bampy Botsford sparks a panic throughout the city. Tobey tricks WordGirl into performing his poetry at a talent show.
- KET Monday, March 10 at 5:00 pm EDT
Don't Mess with the Best/Peanut Butter Battles #506
Since Victoria Best couldn't outdo WordGirl at being a superhero she decides to become a great villain. Chuck adds a new condiment to his arsenal - peanut butter!
- KET Tuesday, March 11 at 5:00 pm EDT
Plain Old Mischief Makers/House Arrest #507
WordGirl must stop best friends Big Left Hand Guy and InvisiBill from pulling off their biggest heist. Becky is stuck spending more time waiting on Chuck rather than fighting the other villains.
- KET Wednesday, March 12 at 5:00 pm EDT
Monkey Business/Say It Again, Eileen #509
When an overzealous Chuck strikes, it's up to Captain Huggy Face to single-handedly save the day. Can WordGirl stop Eileen from transforming into the Birthday Girl before the bake sale?
- KET Thursday, March 13 at 5:00 pm EDT
Day at the Museum/Best Fan Club Meeting Ever #511
Scoops, Becky, Bob, and Violet hear a rumor about a haunted treasure decide to go on a search. Fearing TJ will reveal WordGirl's secret to International WordGirl Fan Club members, Tobey threatens to destroy the clubhouse.
- KET Friday, March 14 at 5:00 pm EDT
Who's Your Granny?/Win A Day with WordGirl #512
Granny May decides to become more notorious by committing bigger crimes involving crazy contraptions. A chance to win a full-day encounter with WordGirl causes Tobey, Scoops, and TJ to go to extremes.
- KET Monday, March 17 at 5:00 pm EDT
- KET Friday, April 11 at 5:00 pm EDT
Dinner Or Consequences, Part 1/Dinner Or Consequences, Part 2 #513
Dr. Two Brains steals the city's milk and uses it and his new ray to turn the city into cheese! WordGirl has to stop Dr. Two Brains even if it means missing her family feast and having to face the consequences.
- KET Tuesday, March 18 at 5:00 pm EDT
Coupon Madness/When Life Gives You Potatoes ... #103
Granny May goes on a crime spree by printing her own coupons to get things for free. Dr. 2-Brains has escaped from prison again, and WordGirl must find him before he perfects his latest weapon: a ray that can turn gold into cheese.
- KET Wednesday, March 19 at 5:00 pm EDT
Oh What A Tangled Knot You Tie, Amazing Rope Guy/Kid Action News #226
As a villain, the Amazing Rope Guy is not so amazing. He discovers that his true talent is mimicking others. When he goes on a crime spree impersonating all of the villains of the city WordGirl must find a way to end his career as an imposter. This just in: Becky, Scoops, and Violet won a chance to host Kids Action News at Noon. While covering a story of the largest grilled cheese sandwich, WordGirl swoops in to stop Chuck and Dr. Two Brains from snagging the sandwich. WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face team up again to save the sandwich, the city, and the news hour.
- KET Thursday, March 20 at 5:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, March 22 at 11:00 am EDT
Super-Grounded/Mouse Army #107
Dr. 2-Brains has created an army of super-smart mice, and they've become a little too smart. So WordGirl must step in and save the city before the mice take over. Becky is grounded for not cleaning her room and has to send Captain Huggy Face in WordGirl's place to battle the butcher.
- KET Friday, March 21 at 5:00 pm EDT
Chuck!/Down with Word Up #105
Clever villain Granny May tricks the townspeople into turning against WordGirl to provide cover for her latest crime spree. Chuck the Evil Sandwich-Making Guy confuses everyone by trying to steal gold instead of sandwiches.
- KET Monday, March 24 at 5:00 pm EDT
Chuck E Sneeze/Swap Meat #112
WordGirl has to battle Chuck's latest evil scheme while fighting off a nasty cold. The Butcher is making a bundle by auctioning off forgeries of famous lost works of art, and WordGirl sets out to figure out how he's pulling it off.
- KET Tuesday, March 25 at 5:00 pm EDT
One Last Sandwich/Caper Or Plastic #604
The Whammer convinces Chuck to commit the ultimate sandwich heist with him before he retires. Hal Hardbargain tries to get WordGirl to help him get his bag blaster back from the infamous and mysterious Masked Bagger.
- KET Wednesday, March 26 at 5:00 pm EDT
- KET Monday, April 28 at 5:00 pm EDT
The Masked Meat Marauder/Sandwich World #120
While the Botsfords and the Mings go head to head in a charity car wash, the Butcher battles his new rival: the Masked Meat Marauder. Can the town handle two meat-flinging villains, or will WordGirl have to send one of them packing? Fed up with living in his mom's basement, Chuck builds an evil lair named Sandwich World. Can WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face escape his crazy theme park? And can Chuck avoid getting homesick?
- KET Thursday, March 27 at 5:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, March 29 at 11:00 am EDT
Who Is Ms. Question?/Lunch Lady Chuck #218
Is asking question a superpower? The Coach certainly doesn't think so when he eliminates Ms. Question from Villain School. When lightning strikes, WordGirl is going to have to dodge more than just questions in order to stop her. Rather than spend his time in jail, Chuck is recruited to serve in the cafeteria at Becky's school. Chuck wows the students with superb sandwiches but things turn ugly when people request non-sandwich related lunches. Irritated by the lack of sandwich appreciation, Chuck returns to his evil ways forcing WordGirl to bring him to justice.
- KET Friday, March 28 at 5:00 pm EDT
Tobey's Masterpiece/Chuck The Nice Pencil-Selling Guy #108
Tobey's art class project is not exactly a masterpiece—but his robot may turn out to be a great artist. Chuck is freed from jail and tries to go straight. But when he finds out that his new boss doesn't like sandwiches, he snaps and takes him captive.
- KET Monday, March 31 at 5:00 pm EDT
Shrinkin' in the Ray/Department Store Tobey #111
WordGirl must defeat Dr. 2-Brains when he shrinks down cheesy items he covets for easy stealing. Tobey interrupts the Botsfords' shoe-shopping trip with elaborate riddles meant to impress WordGirl.
- KET Tuesday, April 1 at 5:00 pm EDT
Princess Triana & The Ogre of Castlebum/Heat Wave, Crime Wave #114
Tobey tries to steal a copy of the new sequel to everyone's favorite book, so he can read it first. Granny May uses her air-conditioned jetpack/suit of armor to go on a crime spree.
- KET Wednesday, April 2 at 5:00 pm EDT
Thorn in the Sidekick/Crime Takes a Holiday #115
Chuck reluctantly teams up with an obnoxious, exasperating new sidekick named the Whammer, and WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face must track them down before everything gets whammed. While Dr. 2-Brains is on vacation, WordGirl has to battle his replacement, a superfan named Glen.
- KET Thursday, April 3 at 5:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, April 5 at 11:00 am EDT
Meat with a Side of Cute/Mr. Big Words #116
Tired of being defeated by WordGirl, the Butcher enlists the unlikely ally of an adorable kitten. Mr. Big invents a ray that causes everyone in town to use big, complicated words.
- KET Friday, April 4 at 5:00 pm EDT
Granny's Goodtime All-Cure Spritzer/Mecha-Mouse #113
GrannyMay and Dr. 2-Brains both have new schemes: Granny is selling bottles of a phony "cure-all" spritzer that's supposed to restore youth, and Dr. 2-Brains has built a mechanical mouse muscle suit to make himself as strong as he is smart.
- KET Monday, April 7 at 5:00 pm EDT
Granny Mayor/Tobey Goes Good #125
Granny May becomes the Mayor's Senior Aide. Tobey enters an inventors contest to impress WordGirl.
- KET Tuesday, April 8 at 5:00 pm EDT
Granny and Clyde/Too Loud Crew #302
Granny May cons Mr. Botsford into being her getaway driver as she goes on a citywide crime spree. The Butcher and the Whammer team up and things get a little noisy.
- KET Wednesday, April 9 at 5:00 pm EDT
Invasion of the Bunny Lovers, Part 1/Invasion of the Bunny Lovers, Part 2 #613
Mr. Big and Dr. Two Brains team up to create a plan to control the minds of everyone in the city.
- KET Monday, April 14 at 5:00 pm EDT
- KET Friday, April 18 at 5:00 pm EDT
Have You Seen the Remote?/Sidekicked to the Curb #118
Tobey and WordGirl team up to track down the missing remote control for his robots. The Whammer has had enough of all this sidekick business and wants to be his own boss, so he signs up for the Coach's motivational program.
- KET Tuesday, April 15 at 5:00 pm EDT
Dr. Three Brains/Bongo Rock #126
WordGirl works with Dr. 2Brains when Glen Furlblam steals his blackout ray to outdo his evil idol. Chuck disables the security cameras in what he thinks is the ultimate show of villainous power.
- KET Wednesday, April 16 at 5:00 pm EDT
A Vote for Becky/Class Act #201
Mrs. Botsford is running for D.A., and Becky is running for Student Council president. Tobey decides to run against Becky and uses his robots to distract WordGirl. Believing that his "wordiability" is getting in the way of his robbing sprees, Butcher enrolls in an adult education class to learn to articulate.
- KET Thursday, April 17 at 5:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, April 19 at 11:00 am EDT
Slumber Party Pooper /Line Lessons with Lady Redundant Woman #203
Becky has to deal with a bratty guest at her party. Lady Redundant Woman's copies are acting rude.
- KET Monday, April 21 at 5:00 pm EDT
Earth Day Girl/A Hero, A Thief, A Store and Its Owner #221
When the Birthday Girl learns that the Earth is having a special celebration (on her birthday!) she decides to teach the Earth a lesson. A police officer arrives at the jewelry store only to find Reginald, Chuck, Captain Huggy Face, and WordGirl encased in condiment cocoons. He questions everyone, but uncovering the truth from a superhero, a villain, a monkey, and a dramatic jewelry store clerk isn't as easy as it sounds.
- KET Tuesday, April 22 at 5:00 pm EDT
The Rise of Miss Power, Part 1/The Rise of Miss Power, Part 2 #601
A new superhero, Miss Power, has come to earth from outer space, but is she really a super villain? Besides using her super strength and to defeat villains, Miss Power uses mean words against others.
- KET Wednesday, April 23 at 5:00 pm EDT
The Rise Of Miss Power, Part 3/the Rise Of Miss Power, Part 4 #602
When WordGirl tries to stand up to Miss Power, she gets bullied and stripped of her superhero star. WordGirl needs to come up with a plan to save her mom and get rid of Miss Power, fast!
- KET Thursday, April 24 at 5:00 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, April 26 at 11:00 am EDT
Who Wants To Get Rid Of Wordgirl?/The Talented Mr. Birg #603
Seymour Smooth brings some of WordGirl's biggest villain enemies together to defeat WordGirl. When Scoops writes an article about all the times WordGirl has been tricked and captured by villains, she goes off to prove him wrong.
- KET Friday, April 25 at 5:00 pm EDT
Tell Her What She's Won/Victoria Is The Best...Wordgirl? #605
A jealous Seymour Smooth kidnaps Beau Handsome, the host of the game show "May I Have a Word?" Scoops snaps a picture of Victoria Best suspiciously appearing after WordGirl has disappeared and believes he knows who the real WordGirl is!
- KET Tuesday, April 29 at 5:00 pm EDT
Mr. Big's Dolls and Dollars/Great Granny May #204
Everyone in town is obsessed with the new Walk & Talk WordGirl doll. There's just one BIG problem: she misuses and misspells words! After a salon robbery the conniving Granny May is sentenced to house arrest with her Mom, Great Granny May.
- KET Wednesday, April 30 at 5:00 pm EDT
Official web site: http://pbskids.org/wordgirl
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