Peep And The Big Wide World; Wandering Beaver; Peep’s New Friend
includes two PEEP stories and one POCOYO interstitial. As broadcast on APT.
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- Peep And The Big Wide World
- Wandering Beaver; Peep’s New Friend
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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 228 WANDERING BEAVER BEAVER BOY WANTS TO VISIT QUACK’S POND BUT KEEPS GETTING LOST. (QUACK IS JUST HOPELESS AT GIVING DIRECTIONS.)
INTERSTITIAL: OLIVER GOES ON A TREASURE HUNT FOLLOWING MAPS MADE BY TESSA. SHE DREW SOME ACCURATE MAPS USING LANDMARKS IN THE YARD. CAN OLIVER FIND THE TREASURE? "TRY MAKING A MAP TO A PLACE YOU GO TO."
PEEP’S NEW FRIEND PEEP BEFRIENDS A CATERPILLAR, ONLY TO DISCOVER THAT SOME FRIENDSHIPS ARE BOUND TO CHANGE.
INTERSTITIAL: WHAT KIND OF BUTTERFLY LOOKS LIKE ITS WINGS WERE PAINTED? COULD IT BE THE PAINTED LADY? THE KIDS VISIT A BUTTERFLY EXHIBIT TO LEARN ABOUT AND WITNESS METAMORPHOSIS. "IT'S NOT EASY, BUT SEE IF YOU CAN FIND A BUTTERFLY OUTSIDE."
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- WGBH (Series Producer)
- Nine Story Entertainment (Series Producer)
- Chicago: “Peep And The Big Wide World; Wandering Beaver; Peep’s New Friend,” 08/01/2011, GBH Archives, accessed March 1, 2021, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_63B784FF5DE94D8498FFFF01FE2E6139.
- MLA: “Peep And The Big Wide World; Wandering Beaver; Peep’s New Friend.” 08/01/2011. GBH Archives. Web. March 1, 2021. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_63B784FF5DE94D8498FFFF01FE2E6139>.
- APA: Peep And The Big Wide World; Wandering Beaver; Peep’s New Friend. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_63B784FF5DE94D8498FFFF01FE2E6139