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  • A Very Spritely Holiday / A Sprites Snow Day

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    S 2 : Ep 13 - 12/1/07

    "A Very Spritely Holiday" As Johnny decorates for the holidays, the sprites watch excitedly. They're even more interested when they see him and Gwen giving each other presents. Wanting to do something nice for him too, they design him a very pretty gift. With Sage's approval, they give it to Johnny. They learn that there's something important they didn't know about holiday gifts, but also learn the true meaning of the holidays. "A Sprites Snow Day" When heavy snow comes to the wood, the sprites head for the Grove only to find the entrance blocked by snow and ice. They decide to stay over at Johnny's who has offered them hot chocolate, but Gwen shows up just as they do. She really needs to get on her way, as she has the only snowplow in the village, but she can't remain outside without some type of snowshoes. The sprites come up with many ideas and think hard to help get Gwen on her way.moreless
  • Seymour's Guest / Root of Passage

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    S 2 : Ep 6 - 2/10/07

    "Seymour's Guest"

    Seymour the schmole has a guest from Down Under --- a schwombat cousin named Russell. Seymour is the middle of fixing up his borough, so he asks the Sprites if Russell can stay with them. The Sprites agree, but soon learn that Russell is a nocturnal animal when his noisy activities keep them up at night.

    "Root of Passage"

    Root is facing a big moment in his life --- the first time he makes the journey to the portal to Johnny's yard on his own. Root goes through a special ceremony and chooses Johnny as his friend to wait for him at the end of the portal. The others encourage Root to make his journey, but Root is scared and worried that he's not ready.moreless
  • The Sprites & the What?! / Doctor Basil

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    S 2 : Ep 4 - 1/27/07

    "The Sprites & the What?!"

    Johnny is cooking for dinner with Gwen, hoping to get everything perfect for the first time. Though he encounters some problems, he manages to get everything together, but then can't find his colander. Unbeknownst to him, Seymour found his colander and wasn't sure what it was. He's showing it to all the Sprites, who not knowing what it actually is, come up with many creative uses for it.

    "Doctor Basil"

    When Johnny gets a bad cold, Basil decides to take care of him. He tries out various remedies, but none of them seem to help Johnny. He turns to Sage for advice and discovers something very important that he forgot to do.moreless
  • Balancing Act

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    S 4 : Ep 1 - 4/15/05

    The CyberSquad re- encounter Shari Spotter. Now it's Shari's job to produce a film on Frogsnorts Sorcerers Academy. It's the fraternity that turned The Hacker down before. As his latest attempt to avenge Frogsnorts' decision, The Hacker is attempting to deplete the college budget. Can they finish the film?moreless
  • Lost My Marbles

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    S 1 : Ep 1 - 1/21/02

    An evildoer named Hacker kidnaps Dr. Marbles to a remote island and downloads a virus into Motherboard, so three kids from the real world called Inez, Matt, and Jackie must find Dr. Marbles.moreless
  • Fly Away Home

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    S 14 : Ep 1 - 4/8/96

    Homelessness is discussed as families have lost jobs and homes through tragic circumstances. One family, who lost their home in a fire and now reside in a shelter, is profiled.

    Daniel Saltzman reads Fly Away Home, the story of a young boy and his father who secretly live at the airport after the father lost his job and they became homeless when the boy's mother died, so they couldn't pay their rent. The little boy finds a lost bird flying around the terminal and helps it get back outside.moreless
  • Archibald Frisby

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    S 13 : Ep 5 - 10/6/95

    LeVar gets in his share of scientific method while at an amusement park. He answers questions by observing and using trial and error. Along the way, we learn how different kinds of scientists find answers to their own questions.

    Arnold Stang reads the featured tale about a young boy, obsessed with science and mathematics, whose mother sends him to summer camp to help him improve his social skills, but his scientific knowledge helps him learn even more, and makes him into a camp hero when he figures out how to win the softball game by calculating trajectories.moreless
  • Hail to Mail

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    S 12 : Ep 7 - 10/11/94

    Al Roker reads the story about how mail is delivered all around the world by following a letter that keeps getting forwarded every time it misses reaching the addressee, who is moving around on a long term trip.moreless
  • The Lotus Seed

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    S 12 : Ep 6 - 10/10/94

    Young people who emigrated to the United States from Asian countries are interviewed and discuss having to learn a new language and fitting in with other children their age while dealing with language and cultural barriers. Rona Figueroa reads the story of The Lotus Seed, about a woman who flees her native country during wartimes and manages to save only one memento, a lotus seed given to her by her mother from the garden she tended for the emperor.moreless
  • Summer

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    S 12 : Ep 3 - 10/5/94

    Not just summer, but all the seasons are highlighted in the feature book. Ossie Davis narrates a photographic pictoral book about animals that are more active during the summer months, and great photos of weather conditions during the warm months, like sunsets, night skies filled with fireworks, and fun activities like swimming and boating.moreless
  • Borreguita and the Coyote

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    S 12 : Ep 2 - 10/4/94

    LeVar spends the day in a barrio in East Los Angeles studying Mexican culture as he visits friends who make their own guitars, eats some traditional food, and discusses the cultural differences that are practiced in both Mexico and the US. LeVar even meets up with the popular Latin rock band, Los Lobos.

    Olga Merediz reads Borreguita and the Coyote, the tale of a clever lamb who continually outsmarts a coyote determined to eat her.moreless
  • Silent Lotus

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    S 11 : Ep 5 - 10/15/93

    This episode takes a look-in at deaf culture. LeVar discusses forms of communication that doesn't involve words, like hand signals, mime, and gestures, like in charades. He also asks a friend who is a deaf actress to teach him some sentences in sign language. Lea Salonga reads the featured story of a shy young girl in Cambodia, whose parents realized her lack of communication was due to being a deaf mute, but in noticing her natural talent for dancing, approached the king to request that their daughter be allowed to join the royal dancing troupe.moreless
  • Berlioz the Bear

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    S 10 : Ep 10 - 10/16/92

    LeVar cruises the musical realms of New York in a program featuring the Boys Choir of Harlem. James Averynarrates the tale ofBerlioz the Bear, a story about a bass-playing bear who gets in a jam. His animal friends who play music help him out, but all fail until a bee from inside Berlioz's bass saves the day.moreless
  • Through Moon and Stars and Night Skies

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    S 10 : Ep 9 - 10/15/92

    What is it like to be adopted? In what may be the high point of the 10th season, this show has a lengthy sequence about adopted children in families. Andrew Lei narrates Through Moon and Stars and Night Skies, a story about a boy who was adopted by a pair of parents who wanted a child very much.moreless
  • Seashore Surprises

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    S 10 : Ep 8 - 10/14/92

    LeVar journeys to the shores of Sanibel Island, off the Gulf Coast of Florida, to witness the tides, feel the sand, and examine some plant life.
  • Rechenka's Eggs

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    S 10 : Ep 4 - 10/8/92

    LeVar takes up decorating eggs and shows us that they're one of nature's extraordinary wonders. The author of the featured book shows us how she got the idea for the story. We also see how animals in nature hatch their eggs.moreless
  • The Wall

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    S 10 : Ep 2 - 10/6/92

    LeVar visits the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC, and discusses its historical significance to helping people learn about the service men and woman who died in the war. Artist Mia Lin, who designed the black granite wall, is profiled as she describes the reasons she chose the materials and design style for the monument. Jason Ruggiero reads the featured story of a boy who accompanies his father to the monument to search for his paternal grandfather's name on the wall, and his observations of other visitors.moreless
  • Opt: An Illusionary Tale

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    S 9 : Ep 6 - 9/23/91

    Exactly what its title says it is, Reading Rainbow this time all is not what it seems as LeVar demonstrates optical illusions from the book by Arline and Joseph Baum. He also shows how special effects are created for television; meets artist Christian Thee, who paints trompe l'oeil, or "trick-the-eye," paintings; and shows clips of kids creating their own optical illusions as well as optical illusions in nature--camouflage tricks that animals use to deceive predators.moreless
  • Galimoto

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    S 9 : Ep 4 - 9/19/91

    There is a lot one can do with wire, from sculpture to circus acts.