Adventures from the Book of Virtues - Season 3

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Episode Guide

  • Work
    Work
    Episode 10
    1/1/98
    7.0
    When Annie decides to build a motor from scratch to enter in a science contest, she finds out that it is much harder than she expected. When she couldn't get her project finished, Annie gives up right away. When Plato tells her the story of the Wright Brothers, who had their own troubles in building the first glider, Annie decides to give her science project another go.moreless
  • Work
    Work
    Episode 10
    0.0
  • Honesty
    Honesty
    Episode 9
    1/1/98
    7.3
    Annie promises to pay Zach fifteen dollars to paint the fence. But after Zach gets done, Annie refuses to pay Zach the whole amount until she hears the story of The Pied Piper of Hamelin involving consequences.
  • Courage
    Courage
    Episode 8
    8.0
    Zach promises to take his dad's film to the film lab, but Zach decides to take a hike with Annie first. During their hike, they get stranded on a very steep trail. While waiting to be rescued, Ari tells the story of Jack and the Beanstalk with Zach in the story. By the time they get out of the trail, it was already too late. The film lab was closed. And so, Zach has to gather his courage to tell his dad the truth.moreless
  • Wisdom
    Wisdom
    Episode 7
    1/1/98
    8.8
    Zach gets accepted to a new school,and he's wondering if he can make any new friends and if things will change between him and Annie. Zach goes to Plato who tells him The Story of the Two Friends, about a boy who goes on a quest to find out if he is wise or foolish and then meets a hare who helps him find his wisdom. Zach also recaps some of his memories with Annie of learning about the other virtues, which leads to Zach's wiser decision to go to the new school.moreless
  • Moderation
    Moderation
    Episode 6
    1/1/98
    7.9
    Annie's obsession with playing baseball makes her grades on her report card drop. Zach's grades, on the other hand, came out excellent. Plato tells Annie two tales of moderation, Spider's Two Feasts and The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs. From those stories, Annie begins to learn how to balance her baseball playing and school work to get her grades up again.moreless
  • Diligence
    Diligence
    Episode 5
    8.2
    Zach decides he wants to be a photographer.Until the school newspaper puts him on a thankless job,with guidance from Plato and Aurora Zach realizes he should be happy with the topic he has.
  • Citizenship
    Citizenship
    Episode 4
    8.1
    Annie is looking forward to a family vacation until her father's unexpected jury duty postpones everything. Annie gets upset hearing about her father's jury duty putting the trip on hold. Even more so, she doesn't know why it's all part of citizenship. After listening to the tales of The Stone in the Road and The Story of Cincinnatus at Plato's Peak, Annie begins to understand the virtue of citizenship.moreless
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Episode 3
    7.6
    Zach first complains about the leadership abilities his team captain on his soccer team has. Later, Zach gets elected to be team captain and learns from Plato what it means to be a team leader. Stories include The Tower to the Moon and The Gordian Knot.
  • Charity
    Charity
    Episode 2
    8.4
    when a cold front moves throuhg Spring Valley Zach and Annie decide to cllect clothes donations from their neighbors. When Annie includes her favorite jacket she later regrets it.
  • Patience
    Patience
    Episode 1
    3/29/98
    7.1
    Annie volunteers to help a younger schoolmate named Josh with math. While trying to teach him about fractions, she grows impatient with him and loses her temper. Now Annie wishes she had never volunteered to tutor him. But with stories told to her by Plato, such as Hellen Keller and Anne Sullivan, Annie begins to understand the virtue of patience.moreless
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