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.
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, May 13 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET Tuesday, July 30 at 4:30 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, May 14 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET Wednesday, July 31 at 4:30 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, May 15 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, May 18 at 11:00 am 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, May 16 at 4:30 pm EDT
Hello New Year, Goodbye Moon/Art in the Park #510
While the Botsfords celebrate New Year's Eve, Dr. Two Brains plans to turn the moon into cheese. While Becky helps Violet with her poetry/painting/music performance, Mr. Big turns into a self-help guru.
- KET Friday, May 17 at 4:30 pm EDT
Tobey or Consequences/High Fat Robbery #101
WordGirl and Tobey get into a battle of words in a real-life version of the game show Crash or Pie. The Butcher hosts free barbecues as diversions to help him carry out his crimes.
- KET Monday, May 20 at 4:30 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 Tuesday, May 21 at 4:30 pm EDT
You Can't Crush City Hall/2-Brain Highway #102
Chuck the Evil Sandwich-Making Guy is threatening to smush City Hall with his giant sandwich press. Dr. 2-Brains escapes from the Prison Warden's life-size maze during a week when there happens to be lots of rare cheese to steal from events around town.
- KET Wednesday, May 22 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, May 25 at 11:00 am 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 Thursday, May 23 at 4:30 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 Friday, May 24 at 4:30 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 Monday, May 27 at 4:30 pm EDT
The Wrong Side of the Law: Part 1/The Wrong Side Of the Law: Part 2 #214
The Birthday Girl steals a priceless collection of Pretty Princess figurines from the jewelry store. In an unexpected turn of events Eileen (a.k.a. the Birthday Girl) charms the police commissioner and convinces him that WordGirl is the culprit. WordGirl is stuck in jail, accused of stealing the priceless collection of Pretty Princess figurines while the villains of the city are running amok.
- KET Tuesday, May 28 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET Friday, June 21 at 4:30 pm EDT
Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 1/Wordgirl Makes A Mistake: Part 2 #220
Newsflash: WordGirl is mispronouncing words! Realizing her weakened state, Mr. Big captures WordGirl and plans to set up a mind control ray on the moon. WordGirl is forced to battle Mr. Big in outer space but will she be able to save the Earth?
- KET Wednesday, May 29 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, June 1 at 11:00 am EDT
- KET Monday, July 1 at 4:30 pm EDT
A Better Mousetrap: Part 1/A Better Mousetrap: Part 2 #313
On the latest episode of "Getting the Scoop with Scoops," Scoops interviews WordGirl, reminiscing about her victorious adventures defeating Dr. Two Brains. Humiliated and worried about his villainous reputation, Dr. Two Brains hijacks the television studio with a Goop Ray to give WordGirl her final interview. In an attempt to maintain his dignity, Dr. Two Brains' takes over Scoops' talk show. He shows footage of himself defeating WordGirl, but WordGirl prevails.
- KET Thursday, May 30 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET Thursday, July 25 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, July 27 at 11:00 am EDT
A World Without WordGirl, Part 1/A World Without WordGirl, Part 2 #413
When Becky's most amazing birthday party gets interrupted one too many times by citizens in need of WordGirl's assistance, she wishes on her birthday candle for a WordGirl-free world. After they're blown out, she realizes her wish has come true. Chuck is now the King and has the new city following all sorts of strange rules.
- KET Friday, May 31 at 4:30 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 Monday, June 3 at 4:30 pm EDT
The Two-Brains Boogie/Field Day Fun with Robo-Tobey #202
Becky's really excited about the big field day competition at school. But when Tobey wins the potato sack race and the flexed arm hang, she suspects something is awry. Becky has to figure out Tobey's tricks or else lose her chance at winning the coveted super deluxe teachers-only magic markers. Dr. Two Brains is at it again—this time he's threatening to turn all the town's buildings into cheese. When he traps WordGirl outside the city limits she has to figure out how to stop his cheesy plan and get to the Boogie Oogie Oogie dance contest on time!
- KET Tuesday, June 4 at 4:30 pm EDT
Slumber Party Pooper /Line Lessons with Lady Redundant Woman #203
Becky finally convinces her parents to let her have her first slumber party. But who invited Eileen, a.k.a. The Birthday Girl? Becky has to find a way to placate the bratty guest and still have fun at her own party. It's the last straw when someone cuts Beatrice Bixby in line. She transforms into Lady Redundant Woman and dispatches her copies to dole out some payback in the form of rude behavior. It's up to WordGirl to put a stop to their impolite ways.
- KET Wednesday, June 5 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, June 8 at 11:00 am 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 Thursday, June 6 at 4:30 pm EDT
Theme Park Wham-Page/Chuck Makes a Buck #205
Becky and Bob wait in line for their chance to ride The Coaster- the ultimate new roller coaster ride. The Whammer's enthusiasm for chocolate hot dogs and hi-striker machines at the park could ruin a totally fun day. WordGirl helps Chuck the Evil Sandwich Making Guy get a job as the spokesman for Edible Edibles Sandwiches hoping he will give up a life of crime to stay on the straight and narrow. But Chuck becomes determined to show people what a real sandwich is.
- KET Friday, June 7 at 4:30 pm EDT
Highway to Havarti/Tiny Big #206
Mr. Big manufactures the ultimate teen idol, Tiny Big, to steal WordGirl's thunder and brainwash the town into spending all their money on pop star merchandise. The Botsford Family vacation gets diverted when Becky discovers that Dr. Two-Brains is going to be performing his latest heist at the International Cheese Exposition.
- KET Monday, June 10 at 4:30 pm EDT
I Think I'm a Clone Now/Answer All My Questions and Win Stuff #207
Lady Redundant Woman has an evil plan to destroy WordGirl's reputation. When she creates an evil WordGirl copy the real WordGirl has to prove that she hasn't turned to a life of crime. Seymour Orlando Smooth is the host of the hottest new game show and Mrs. Botsford is a contestant! WordGirl has to find a way to stop the fun and games before Seymour steals all the contestant's money.
- KET Tuesday, June 11 at 4:30 pm EDT
Bonkers for Bingo/The Ballad of Steve McClean #208
Granny May is the city's newest bingo champion. WordGirl challenges Granny May in a bingo tournament to make sure that she's given up her evil ways. There's a new villain in town: the snazzy, cool, and sanitized Steve McClean. Dr. Two-Brains teams-up with WordGirl to defeat Steve McClean, restore order, and reclaim his status as the number one villain.
- KET Wednesday, June 12 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, June 15 at 11:00 am EDT
Two-Brains Forgets/Banned on the Run #117
It looks like all is lost when Dr. 2-Brains discovers WordGirl's secret identity. Mr. Big finally cheats his way to becoming the town Mayor, and his first order of business is to ban WordGirl.
- KET Thursday, June 13 at 4:30 pm EDT
Father's Day Dance-A-Thon/Big Is Botsford's Boss #508
Best friends Big Left Hand Guy and InvisiBill decide to pull off their biggest heist to date! While Chuck's jail cell is being painted, he's put under house arrest at the Botsford's.
- KET Friday, June 14 at 4:30 pm EDT
Robo-Camping/The Stew, the Proud... #211
It's off to the woods for a serene camping trip with Becky, Violet, Tobey... and his robots. While the other campers attempt to rough it, Tobey commands his robots to do all of his tasks and create a luxurious weekend free from work. Time is running out for Becky to return her library books and maintain her perfect record when Raul Demiglasse and the Butcher go head-to-head in a culinary showdown.
- KET Monday, June 17 at 4:30 pm EDT
Becky and the Bard/Monkey Robot Showdown #213
Violet and Becky compete for the coveted role of Juliet to play opposite the dreamy Hunter Throbheart in Romeo and Juliet. Violet is cast as Juliet while Becky is the understudy. When the Energy Monster captures Violet, Becky must chose between the role of a lifetime and saving her friend. The city is hosting the Big Checker Championship and Bob has to face off against Tobey's Robot, the Checkmate 3000!
- KET Tuesday, June 18 at 4:30 pm EDT
Who Wants Candy?/Chuck's Brother #212
On a field trip to the local candy factory, The Birthday Girl goes on a candy eating spree. WordGirl must find a way to save the city's candy and win back her best friend and field trip buddy, Violet. Chuck's successful brother is in town and being honored for his latest invention... crustless bread! As the city prepares for the celebration, Chuck's envy gets the better of him.
- KET Wednesday, June 19 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, June 22 at 11:00 am EDT
Bummertime/The Homerun King #301
It's the last day of summer and Becky just wants to read her favorite book in the hammock and play outside with her friends ...but Tobey and his latest robot creation, Chronos, are getting in the way. She has to figure out how to stop crime and still enjoy her last day of vacation. When TJ hits a home run during his baseball game that foils a crime he becomes The Home Run King, the city's latest superhero. But when he starts to fight real crimes and gets in over his head, WordGirl has to step in and save the day.
- KET Thursday, June 20 at 4:30 pm EDT
Two Brains Quartet/Big's Big Bounce #215
For the city's centennial celebration the mayor promises to unveil its 100-year-old cheese wheel to the winner of the barbershop quartet competition. The Botsford family and Dr. Two Brains assemble talented groups. Becky and Bob join the city scout troop only to discover Mr. Big is the guest troop leader. He vows to motivate Troop 865 to sell the most granola bars in order to win the world famous mega-jump trampoline.
- KET Monday, June 24 at 4:30 pm EDT
Mr. Big's Colossal Mini-Golf/The Young and the Meatless #216
There's a new villain in town, Guy Rich, he's a super rich evil businessman. Everyone is impressed by Guyexcept Mr. Big. Mr. Big schemes to win back the spotlight by building a colossal mini golf course. Romantic sparks fly when the Butcher meets Lady Redundant Woman's copy Dupey. Will Lady Redundant Woman allow a union between one of her copies and the meat-wielding villain?
- KET Tuesday, June 25 at 4:30 pm EDT
Nocan the Contrarian/Meat My Dad #217
Mr. Botsford wins the role of "Mayor for the Day" just as WordGirl's newest villain Nocan the Contrarian lands ashore. When Mr. Botsford says "down" he says "up"! When WordGirl says "attack" he says "defend" followed by a barbaric yelp. WordGirl has to find his weakness in order to restore the city to normalcy. When the Butcher's Dad "Kid Potato" appears on the scene, they unite to create the ultimate supervillain team: "Meat and Potatoes!"
- KET Wednesday, June 26 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, June 29 at 11:00 am EDT
Granny and Clyde/Too Loud Crew #302
Granny May cons Mr. Botsford into using him as her getaway driver as she goes on a citywide crime spree. WordGirl must find a way to turn Granny May in to the cops without putting her dad behind bars. The Butcher and the Whammer unexpectedly team up and things get a little noisy. What happens when they both want to be the leader, not the sidekick? Will WordGirl be able to stop their crimes and restore the city streets to a quieter place to be?
- KET Thursday, June 27 at 4:30 pm 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, June 28 at 4:30 pm EDT
The Invisi-Bill Hand/Birthday Town #303
When Invisi-Bill and Big Left Hand Guy team up, Invisi-Bill quickly becomes jealous when he doesn't get any publicity for being the true villain that he is. WordGirl uses his need for fame to trick him into revealing himself. At "Mr. Big's Birthday Time All the Time Party Supply Store" all of the parents are going crazy! They think every day is their child's birthday. WordGirl has to find a way to shut off Mr. Big's mind control device and get the Birthday Girl to stop being so greedy.
- KET Tuesday, July 2 at 4:30 pm EDT
The Pretty Princess and Mr. Big Power Hour/Clean Up in Aisle Eleven #304
WordGirl's wildest dream has come true: she's part of an episode of Pretty Princess. It seems like the perfect situation until we realize the villainous Mr. Big is behind this scheme. WordGirl must escape the grips of Mr. Big's remote control in order to save the city. Bob agrees to be a "substitute WordGirl" for a ribbon cutting ceremony at the grocery store while Becky participates in the debate club. When Lady Redundant Woman and her clones stage a heist that's beyond Huggy's control, Becky must choose between the debate club and her quest for justice.
- KET Wednesday, July 3 at 4:30 pm EDT
Opposite Day/Granny's Book Club #222
Becky's Opposite Day Extravaganza is in full swing until the festivities are interrupted by Nocan the Contrarian. The party guests must find a way to send Nocan back to the land of Contraia. The Association of Villains is ready to retire Granny May unless she's able to capture WordGirl. She successfully lures WordGirl into a trap by starting a book club. Will WordGirl be able to read between the lines and escape the clutches of Granny May?
- KET Thursday, July 4 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, July 6 at 11:00 am EDT
Wham Up/Seeds of Doubt #223
The Whammer is on a mission to become WordGirl's new sidekick. When he whams Captain Huggy Face into outer space, WordGirl must find a way to rescue Huggy and put the Whammer back in the slammer. Ms. Question is scheming to steal the world-famous statue of the Ponderer in order to update her lair but she has to get past Joe the guard. Ms. Question spreads seeds of doubt on Joe's bagel and throughout the museum so she can distract Joe and steal the statue. Can WordGirl defeat Ms. Question's seeds of doubt and save the statue?
- KET Friday, July 5 at 4:30 pm EDT
Wishful Thinking/Lady Redundant Woman Gets The Blues #224
Seymour Orlando Smooth is hoodwinking the audience members of his new show "Wishful Thinking." When he tricks Violet and TJ into giving him their money, Becky has had enough. She teams up with TJ to bring Smooth down and save the whole city from being tricked. Beatrice Bixby is trying to prove a point: she thinks copies are just as good as the original. She helps the character from a painting, Royal Dandy, to become a real life kid and he's the most spoiled child the town has ever seen. WordGirl needs to help Lady Redundant Woman and the city stop his greedy rampage and return the original painting to the museum.
- KET Monday, July 8 at 4:30 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 Tuesday, July 9 at 4:30 pm EDT
Risky Chuckness/That's Entertainment #305
When Two-Brains catches wind of the fact that Chuck is home alone he invites all of the villains to his house. WordGirl makes a surprise appearance at the villain gathering only to discover that she is surrounded by her most dangerous foes. In an effort to preserve his house, Chuck teams up with WordGirl to stop the other villains in their tracks. The Energy Monster's latest prison break interrupts the Botsford's family television time. While Tim, Sally, and TJ brainstorm new forms of entertainment, WordGirl hunts down the Energy Monster and returns him to his prison cell.
- KET Wednesday, July 10 at 4:30 pm EDT
Victoria Best/Showdown at the Secret Spaceship Hideout #306
New student (and villain) Victoria Best wins all but one of the trophies at the school assembly. When Becky's trophy goes missing, WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face come up with a contest that will thwart Victoria's evil trophy stealing plans. During the latest encounter between WordGirl and Dr. Two Brains, Two-Brains hits himself with his snooze-ray. When he and his Henchmen wake up from their slumber, they find themselves in WordGirl's secret spaceship hideout. WordGirl must battle them for control of the snooze-ray and her secret hide-out.
- KET Thursday, July 11 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, July 13 at 11:00 am EDT
Pretty Princess Premiere/Where's Huggy? #210
Will Becky be able to attend "The Pretty Princess and Magic Pony" movie premiere or will the Energy Monster foil her chance of seeing Pretty Princess on the silver screen? Disaster strikes when Bob goes missing. WordGirl tracks him down by making house calls at the evil villains lairs.
- KET Friday, July 12 at 4:30 pm EDT
Captain Tangent/Chuck and Brent Ride Again #307
When Becky and her family go out to dinner at Blackbeard's Buffet, they encounter a new villain, Captain Tangent - a teenage pirate with a magnetic hook and talking parrot. It's up to WordGirl to stop him from stealing her mom's trophy and all the coins (a.k.a. doubloons) in the city. Chuck's famous brother Brent is in a slump - he lost his confidence. Chuck happily takes him under his wing and tries to make Brent his new sidekick. On a routine robbery at the sub shop, Brent gets sidetracked by Reuben Grinder, the owner who wants to talk about innovations in sandwich-making.
- KET Monday, July 15 at 4:30 pm EDT
Bend It Like Becky/Questionable Behavior #308
Becky's new soccer team, the Butterfly Unicorn Laser Gorillas and Dr. Two-Brains clash on the soccer field when they both realize they booked it for the same day. The two teams must play a winner-take-all soccer match to determine who gets control of the field. Ms. Question's powers are at all an-time high now that she's discovered she can get people to tell her their deepest, darkest secrets. Ms. Question will be able to blackmail everyone in the city - including WordGirl! Our favorite superhero and her monkey sidekick must stop Ms. Question by giving her a taste of her own medicine.
- KET Tuesday, July 16 at 4:30 pm EDT
Nocan The Evil Ingredient Finding Guy/The Straw That Broke Two Brains' Back #309
Becky is tired of missing out on regular kid fun because she always has to save the city from another villain's scheme. When Dr. Two Brains interrupts her Pretty Princess documentary it puts her over the edge. Chuck commissions Nocan the Contrarian to be his apprentice in the city's sandwich-making contest. Chuck gets really frustrated when Nocan does the opposite of all his instructions to make the perfect award-winning sandwich. And that's when he pulls out the Crusher.
- KET Wednesday, July 17 at 4:30 pm EDT
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 Thursday, July 18 at 4:30 pm EDT
- KET2 Saturday, July 20 at 11:00 am EDT
Cherish Is the Word/Granny's Intuition #310
It's Valentines Day! All of the kids at school are making special valentines to share with their special friends. But when Victoria Best runs off with all of the cards, will she ruin Valentine's Day for everyone? It's up to WordGirl to swoop in and save the day. According to the local news Granny May seems to be figuring out who's been committing the latest crime sprees that are sweeping the city. When Granny May chalks it up to her intuition, WordGirl has a hunch that this villain hasn't changed her ways.
- KET Friday, July 19 at 4:30 pm EDT
Bampy Battles Bots/Truth, Revision, and the Lexicon Way #311
The Botsfords couldn't be more excited to have Bampy, Becky and TJ's grandfather, visit! Becky is thrilled to see him until he tells her that he used to fight robots better than WordGirl. When Tobey invents the ultimate invincible robot, will Bampy be able to help WordGirl save the day? - Mr. Big tries a new form of mind control by taking over the school's newspaper, the "Daily Rag". With his misleading articles and city-wide contests, Mr. Big threatens to reveal WordGirl's secret identity.
- KET Monday, July 22 at 4:30 pm EDT
Meat-Life Crisis/Mobot Knows Best #312
When the Butcher can't summon the meat to defeat WordGirl he decides to go live at home with his dad, Kid Potato. He convinces his son to join him at the ballpark to work a as food vendor. It's parent-teacher conference day at Woodview Elementary School. To insure that Tobey's real mother doesn't hear about his robot distractions he creates "Mobot," a robot designed to act like his mom.
- KET Tuesday, July 23 at 4:30 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 Wednesday, July 24 at 4:30 pm EDT
Seize The Cheese/Ms. Question's Riddle Rampage! #501
Dr. Two-Brains is apple picking with his henchmen and making plans to seize cheese. Ms. Question has put up a toll that citizens must answer a riddle to get through or else be stuck in traffic.
- KET Friday, July 26 at 4:30 pm 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 Monday, July 29 at 4:30 pm EDT
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