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Arthur; To Tibble the Truth; The Great Sock Mystery


To Tibble The Truth and The Great Sock Mystery

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To Tibble the Truth; The Great Sock Mystery
Program Number

701; 704; 98A; 98B

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

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Broadcast program

Media Type


Social Issues
Greenwald, Carol (Series Producer)
CINAR (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Arthur; To Tibble the Truth; The Great Sock Mystery,” 07/17/2002, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 17, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3F4AF6046694C2496FA057CA5181D41.
MLA: “Arthur; To Tibble the Truth; The Great Sock Mystery.” 07/17/2002. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 17, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3F4AF6046694C2496FA057CA5181D41>.
APA: Arthur; To Tibble the Truth; The Great Sock Mystery. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3F4AF6046694C2496FA057CA5181D41
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