MARTHA SPEAKS

Program Details
Air Time: 
10/16/2014 - 6:30pm - 6:59pm
Program Title: 
THOU CALLEST ME A DOG/MARTHA'S PAPER CHASE
Program Service: 
KD
Program URL: 
http://pbskids.org/martha/
PSIP Description: 
Senior Canine Reporter Martha helps Carolina find a front page scoop for the Town Crier newspaper.
Long Description: 
Thou Callest Me a Dog: A dog speaking Shakespeare? 'Tis a consumation devoutly to be wished and achieved when Martha swallows Hamlet. Never was a dog's desire for meat so artfully expressed. Vocabulary: (E) dialogue, director, monologue, producer, soliloquy. Martha's Paper Chase: It's the Town Crier deadline and Carolina needs a headline. Hot on the trail for a story, and a biscuit, Senior Canine Reporter Martha stumbles into a scoop that screams front page: the whereabouts of Big Minnie. But is exposing Minnie's privacy worth the story? Vocabulary: (E) confirm, feature, integrity, topic, verify.