MARTHA SPEAKS

Program Details
Air Time: 
01/17/2015 - 2:00am - 2:29am
Program Title: 
MARTHA IN CHARGE/TRUMAN AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA
Program Service: 
KD
Program URL: 
http://pbskids.org/martha/
PSIP Description: 
Martha tries to use her powers of speech to take care of Helen and find a cure for her laryngitis.
Long Description: 
Martha in Charge - Helen comes down with laryngitis, and she's sent to bed to recuperate. Martha decides to use her powers of speech to take care of the patient and find a cure. So why are a police car, fire engine, pizza delivery van, and chimney sweep truck all blocking the road in front of Helen's house? Vocabulary - (E) remedy, recover, recuperate, cure, medicine (I) hoarse, rest, well, sick(ness). Truman and the Deep Blue Sea - Truman can't believe his luck when Alice invites the gang to go whale watching . . . . until he realizes that he has to actually get on a boat. Which means he'll get seasick. But Truman's desire to see Balaenoptera musculus drives him to overcome his fear, with a little help from someone who knows the true meaning of perseverance! Vocabulary - (E) dread, nauseous, overcome, persevere, seasick (I) ill, quit, queasy, sick, shaky.