WORDGIRL

Program Details
Air Time: 
11/05/2014 - 5:00pm - 5:29pm
Program Title: 
BECKY AND THE BARD/MONKEY ROBOT SHOWDOWN
Program Service: 
KD
Program URL: 
http://pbskids.org/wordgirl
PSIP Description: 
During the city's Big Checker Championship Bob faces off against Tobey's Robot, the Checkmate 3000!
Long Description: 
Becky and the Bard - Violet and Becky compete for the coveted role of Juliet to play opposite the dreamy Hunter Throbheart in Romeo & Juliet. Violet is cast as Juliet while Becky is the understudy. When the Energy Monster captures Violet, Becky must chose between the role of a lifetime and saving her friend. Vocabulary Words: Shimmer, Memorize. Monkey Robot Showdown - The city is hosting the Big Checker Championship and Bob has to face off against Tobey's Robot, the Checkmate 3000! When Tobey puts the pressure on to win, his robot snaps and WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face must team up to stop Checkmate from destroying the city. Vocabulary Words: Champion, Vanquish.