MARTHA SPEAKS

Program Details
Air Time: 
09/19/2013 - 11:30am - 11:59am
Program Title: 
AIN'T NOTHIN' BUT A POUND DOG, PART 1 & PART 2
Program Service: 
KD
Program URL: 
http://pbskids.org/martha/
PSIP Description: 
When Martha loses her collar she winds up in the animal shelter and tries to lead an escape attempt.
Long Description: 
Martha Ain't Nothin' but a Pound Dog, Part 1 - Martha loses her collar and winds up in the animal shelter. She leads an escape attempt, only to find that freedom isn't much without a family. (1st of two parts). Vocabulary - (E) abandon, deserted, neglected, overlooked, (un) fortunate (I) alone, forgot, harsh, lonely, tough, rough. Martha Ain't Nothin' but a Pound Dog, Part 2 - When Martha's family comes to take her home, she decides she can't leave her shelter friends behind. Adopting that many dogs is out of the question, so Martha, Helen, and TD cook up a plan to find families for the pound pooches. (2nd of two parts). Vocabulary - (E) adopt, affection, devoted, embrace, loyal. (I) adore, belong, care, dream, hope.