MARTHA SPEAKS

Program Details
Air Time: 
09/17/2013 - 11:30am - 11:59am
Program Title: 
ESCAPE FROM FLEA ISLAND/NO DOGS ALLOWED
Program Service: 
KD
Program URL: 
http://pbskids.org/martha/
PSIP Description: 
Carolina's canoe capsizes when she goes gathering plants. Tiffany wants to make a girls' clubhouse.
Long Description: 
Escape from Flea Island - Carolina is determined to outdo Tiffany Blatsky on the science project. She organizes an expedition with TD, Truman, and Martha to gather "exotic" plants. When the canoe capsizes, a storm blows up, and the sun starts to go down, they worry they may never get off Flea Island. Vocabulary - (E) cooperate, consensus, government, law, supervise (I) agree, lead, in charge, rule, team. No Dogs Allowed - Tiffany wants to make Helen's treehouse into a girls' clubhouse. But who should be president? When the girls hold an election (Carolina vs. Tiffany, of course), both candidates aggressively court Helen's vote. Vocabulary - (E) campaign, debate, elect, influence, issue (I) choose, decide, lose, vote, win, club.