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Arthur; My Club Rules; Stolen Bike

Arthur 129, stereo 1&2, DVS 3, silence 4


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Series
Arthur
Program
My Club Rules; Stolen Bike
Program Number

129

Series Description

Each of the Arthur episodes consists of two independent stories that focus on themes and events central to children's lives. Whether it's facing down a bully, worrying about a new teacher, or being the very last person on earth to lose his baby teeth, Arthur and his friends manage to solve their third-grade dilemmas with imagination, kindness and a lot of humor. "What children love about Arthur is that he feels real to them," says Carol Greenwald, WGBH executive producer. "The emotions he experiences are universal. When Arthur triumphs over something, kids think they can, too. "The series will build on that sense of empowerment by showing how Arthur and his friends use effective, age-appropriate, problem-solving skills. Bringing a book-based series like Arthur to public television will also promote reading and writing skills. Series release date: 10/1996

Program Description

My Club Rules: The gang can't agree on rules for their club, and each starts his own.

Stolen Bike: Francine's embarrassed by her crummy old bike. Why can't she have a shiny new one like all her friends? When the teasing gets too much, Francine does the only thing she can--she lets her bike get "stolen." The basis of an Arthur chapter book.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Children's
Topics
Social Issues
Creators
Greenwald, Carol (Series Producer)
CINAR (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Arthur; My Club Rules; Stolen Bike,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_37ECC3B450DE4907A6C6D593F74014BA.
MLA: “Arthur; My Club Rules; Stolen Bike.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_37ECC3B450DE4907A6C6D593F74014BA>.
APA: Arthur; My Club Rules; Stolen Bike. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_37ECC3B450DE4907A6C6D593F74014BA
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