Peep And The Big Wide World; Newton’s Big Adventure; Peep Crosses the Road
includes two PEEP stories and one POCOYO interstitial. As broadcast on APT.
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- Peep And The Big Wide World
- Newton’s Big Adventure; Peep Crosses the Road
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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 208 NEWTON’S BIG ADVENTURE NEWTON THE TURTLE HAS A SERIES OF EXCELLENT ADVENTURES—INVOLVING A PUDDLE, SOME DANDELION FLUFF, AND A VERY SPOOKY CRACKER BOX.
INTERSTITIAL: THE KIDS LOOK FOR VERY SMALL PLANTS AND CREATURES IN A VERY SMALL AREA OUTSIDE. "TRY LOOKING VERY CLOSELY IN A SMALL AREA AND SEE WHAT YOU CAN FIND."
PEEP CROSSES THE ROAD PEEP DISCOVERS THE ANSWER TO THAT ANCIENT CONUNDRUM: “WHY DID THE CHICKEN CROSS THE ROAD?”
INTERSTITIAL: A STREAM IN THE WOODS IS THE PERFECT PLACE TO FLOAT THINGS IN A CURRENT. THE KIDS ALSO MAKE THEIR OWN STREAM AT HOME. "TRY PUTTING THINGS IN A STREAM OF WATER TO SEE HOW THEY MOVE."
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- Nine Story Entertainment (Series Producer)
- WGBH (Series Producer)
- Chicago: “Peep And The Big Wide World; Newton’s Big Adventure; Peep Crosses the Road,” 08/01/2011, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed July 19, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6515D6ADD08D4998BCB8A48CCD4322C5.
- MLA: “Peep And The Big Wide World; Newton’s Big Adventure; Peep Crosses the Road.” 08/01/2011. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. July 19, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6515D6ADD08D4998BCB8A48CCD4322C5>.
- APA: Peep And The Big Wide World; Newton’s Big Adventure; Peep Crosses the Road. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6515D6ADD08D4998BCB8A48CCD4322C5