MARTHA SPEAKS

Program Details
Air Time: 
09/12/2013 - 7:30am - 7:59am
Program Title: 
THE JAKEY EXPRESS/MARTHA, SLED DOG
Program Service: 
TV
Program URL: 
http://pbskids.org/martha/
PSIP Description: 
Helen's dad tells a story of the day Jake was born and how Martha got mom to the hospital on time.
Long Description: 
The Jakey Express - Stuck in a traffic jam, Helen's dad tells the story of the day Jake was born, and how Martha was able to drum up an inventive means of transportation to get mom to the hospital on time. Vocabulary: (E) schedule(d), deliver(y)(ies), funicular, delay(ed), transportation (I) flag(ging)(ed) down, lift, early, late, traffic, on time. Martha, Sled Dog - Truman tells Martha the story of Balto, the heroic Alaskan sled dog. Now Martha wants to become a sled dog, too! Weaselgraft and Pablum overhear her desire to mush. Will Malto deliver herself right into their hands? Vocabulary: (E) serum, sled, vehicle, transform, accelerate (I) glide, hitch, steer, haul, brake.