WORDGIRL

Program Details
Air Time: 
09/01/2013 - 8:30am - 8:59am
Program Title: 
THE LEARNERER/MR. BIG'S DINNER AND A SCAM
Program Service: 
TV
Program URL: 
http://pbskids.org/wordgirl
PSIP Description: 
WordGirl must come up with a new move or The Learnerer will get away with a giant diamond.
Long Description: 
THE LEARNERER - Using his talent to see things once and learn them immediately, The Learnerer is able to steal the giant Santa Tortuga diamond from Ms. Von Hoosinghaus. When WordGirl arrives to save the day, all of her moves are thwarted by The Learnerer, who has been studying her every move. Will she come up with a new move or will The Learnerer get away with the diamond? Vocabulary Words: Suffix, Misjudge. MR. BIG'S DINNER AND A SCAM - Mr. Big uses a mind control machine to convince an audience that his dinner theater show is a masterpiece worthy of big bucks, when in reality, it's the farthest thing from that. WordGirl must destroy the mind control machine and expose Mr. Big before he is able to empty the audiences' pocketbooks. Vocabulary Words: Embellish, Leery.