Peep And The Big Wide World; Real Decoy, The; Peep's Lost Leaf
includes two PEEP stories and one POCOYO interstitial. As broadcast on APT.
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- Peep And The Big Wide World
- Real Decoy, The; Peep's Lost Leaf
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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 217 THE REAL DECOY QUACK FINDS A MAJESTIC DUCK (A DECOY, ACTUALLY) AND REFUSES TO ADMIT THAT THERE’S SOMETHING STRANGE ABOUT HER.
INTERSTITIAL: OTIS THE DOG IS THE PERFECT MODEL FOR MAKING A CLAY SCULPTURE. SO IS BRITTANY THE PARAKEET. THE KIDS TRY TO REPRODUCE THE SHAPE, COLOR, FUR AND FEATHER OF OTIS AND BRITTANY IN CLAY. "TRY MAKING A CLAY MODEL OF A FAVORITE ANIMAL OR PET."
PEEP’S LOST LEAF ONE WINDY DAY, PEEP SPIES THE “PERFECT” LEAF AND DECIDES TO CHASE IT DOWN.
INTERSTITIAL: IT'S A WINDY DAY. WILL THE WIND MAKE IT EASIER TO RAKE THE LEAVES? NOT AT FIRST, BUT AFTER A WHILE THE KIDS LEARN TO USE THE WIND TO THEIR ADVANTAGE FOR WORK AND PLAY. "TRY PLAYING WITH LEAVES AND THINGS OUTSIDE ON A WINDY DAY."
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- Nine Story Entertainment (Series Producer)
- WGBH (Series Producer)
- Chicago: “Peep And The Big Wide World; Real Decoy, The; Peep's Lost Leaf,” 08/01/2011, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 25, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7A9986F4135141919F83B0227DEBA4F3.
- MLA: “Peep And The Big Wide World; Real Decoy, The; Peep's Lost Leaf.” 08/01/2011. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 25, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7A9986F4135141919F83B0227DEBA4F3>.
- APA: Peep And The Big Wide World; Real Decoy, The; Peep's Lost Leaf. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7A9986F4135141919F83B0227DEBA4F3