Peep And The Big Wide World; Quack and The Very Big Rock; Shadow Play
includes two PEEP stories and one POCOYO interstitial. As broadcast on APT.
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- Peep And The Big Wide World
- Quack and The Very Big Rock; Shadow Play
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Premiered April of 2004 on The Learning Channel And Discovery Kids Channel. The animated series PEEP and the Big Wide World gives wings to the innovative idea of teaching science to preschoolers. Wry and distinctive visual humor, charming plotlines, and lovable characters combine with a comprehensive science program to attract and engage kids three to five years old. Set in and around a pond, a bush, and a tin can, the show follows a newly hatched chicken named Peep, and his friends Chirp and Quack (a robin and a duck), on their daily adventures. Each half-hour episode contains two stories which highlight specific science concepts, plus two live-action shorts presenting real kids playing and experimenting with these concepts in their own big wide worlds.
Narrated by award-winning comedienne Joan Cusack. Series release date: 4/2004
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NOTE: Rebroadcast as Program 203 QUACK AND THE VERY BIG ROCK QUACK IS UTTERLY FLUMMOXED WHEN A BIG ROCK PLANTS ITSELF IN A VERY INCONSIDERATE SPOT.
INTERSTITIAL: THERE'S A BIG HILL IN THE PARK. THE KIDS ARE ROLLING THINGS DOWN THE HILL TO SEE WHAT GOES THE FASTEST AND THE FARTHEST. "SEE WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU TRY TO MOVE THINGS DOWN A HILL."
SHADOW PLAY PEEP, QUACK, AND CHIRP DISCOVER THEIR SHADOWS—THEN USE THEM TO TEACH TOM (THAT TROUBLE-MAKING CAT!) A LESSON.
INTERSTITIAL: LIGHT MAKES SHADOWS! THE KIDS MAKE SHADOW PUPPETS WITH CONSTRUCTION PAPER AND PUT ON A SHOW. "TRY FINDING AND MAKING SHADOWS IN YOUR HOME AND HAVE FUN WITH THEM TOO."
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- Nine Story Entertainment (Series Producer)
- WGBH (Series Producer)
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