WORDGIRL

Program Details
Air Time: 
08/12/2013 - 4:30pm - 4:59pm
Program Title: 
THE RISE OF MISS POWER, PART 1/THE RISE OF MISS PO
Program Service: 
KD
Program URL: 
http://pbskids.org/wordgirl
PSIP Description: 
A new superhero, Miss Power, has come to earth from outer space, but is she really a super villain?
Long Description: 
THE RISE OF MISS POWER, PART 1 - There's a new super hero in town! Miss Power has come to earth from outer space along with her sidekick, Captain Giggle Cheeks. WordGirl is excited for Miss Power to teach her everything she knows. But is Miss Power really a super hero? Or could she be a super villain? Vocabulary Words: Harsh, Vigor, Encourage, Ploy. THE RISE OF MISS POWER, PART 2 - Besides using her super strength and super speed to defeat villains, Miss Power has another secret weapon: using mean words against others. WordGirl would rather not use her words harshly...but after giving it a shot, she feels empowered. Soon, everyone starts wondering "what has gotten into WordGirl?" And the Botsford's are beginning to wonder "What has gotten into Becky?" Vocabulary Words: Harsh, Vigor, Encourage, Ploy.