MARTHA SPEAKS

Program Details
Air Time: 
01/08/2015 - 3:30am - 3:59am
Program Title: 
DOWN ON THE FARM/MARTHA RUNS AWAY
Program Service: 
KD
Program URL: 
http://pbskids.org/martha/
PSIP Description: 
Martha tries to be a farm dog, but things get out of hand. Martha runs away when Helen gets mad.
Long Description: 
Down on the Farm - Helen, Martha, and T.D. visit T.D.'s grandpa CK on his farm. When Martha tries to help with chores, things get a little out of hand. She doesn't think she's cut out to be a farm dog, until she raises the alarm, just in the nick of time. Vocabulary - (E chores, herd, pasture, responsibility(ies), task, toil (I) job, tired, rise. Martha Runs Away - When Helen gets mad, Martha feels unappreciated and decides to run away. She finds the perfect job to match her abilities-as a telemarketer-and enjoys career success. But she realizes that no amount of success is a substitute for a loving family. Vocabulary - (E) success(eed), appreciate, opportunity, promote(ion) (ing)(ed), employ(ment)(ee)(er). (I) manage(r), hire(d), work, boss.