WordGirl

Season 1 Episode 10

Mr. Big's Big Plan / Vocab Bee

0
Aired Weekdays 4:30 PM Feb 22, 2008 on PBS
8.3
out of 10
User Rating
3 votes
1

EPISODE REVIEWS
By TV.com Users

Episode Summary

EDIT
Mr. Big's Big Plan:
Mr. Big and Leslie are back, and this time, Mr. Big is running for mayor. Mr. Big says he's reformed, and makes false promises to the townspeople in order to steal the election. WordGirl must find out his evil plan and save the city before Mr. Big wins the election and takes over.

Vocab Bee:
Becky/WordGirl enters a vocabulary bee, but finds herself only to be distracted by the Butcher's imperfect plot to rob the bank. Meanwhile, as she continues to sneak away from the Vocab Bee to see what the Butcher is up to, Todd "Scoops" Ming, the school reporter, is growing suspicious of her.

moreless

Who was the Episode MVP ?

Saturday
No results found.
Sunday
No results found.
SUBMIT REVIEW
  • the Mr. Big episode is a good one, but I didn't care much for Vocab Bee

    6.4
    In Mr. Big's Big Plan, WordGirl is awarded with her 27th key to the city when she learns Mr. Big is challenging the Mayor's re-election. Mr. Big wants to use his mind control ray, but the batteries have run down, so he resorts to Plan B, promising to do whatever people want. WordGirl knows he's up to no good, but she's frustrated because making campaign promises you can't keep isn't illegal. A clever episode, with a nice unexpected twist near the end. I didn't care much for Vocab Bee. Becky is a contestant in a word definition contest, but she has to run off every now and then to check up on the Butcher's activities. That makes Scoops suspect Becky is actually WordGirl. You can guess the outcome early on, and the Butcher subplot doesn't go anywhere. As the Butcher points out at the end, WordGirl didn't stop his plan, his plan just fell apart. You get the impression the writers have run out of ideas for the Butcher- this is the 2nd cartoon where he's in the background- the other was "Super Grounded". Maybe they need to team him up with Chuck and the two can create a Prime Rib Sandwich of Doom or something.moreless

Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions

FILTER BY TYPE

Season 1 Episodes

See All
Ep 263
The Rise of Miss Power
Ep 26.2
Dr. Three Brains
Ep 26.1
Bongo Rock
Ep 25.2
Tobey Goes Good
Ep 25.1
Granny Mayor
Ep 24.2
A Simple Plan
Ep 24
Return of the Reprise o...
Ep 23.2
Mouse-Zilla
Ep 23.1
Villain School
Ep 22.2
The Butcher, The Baker,...
Ep 22.1
The Handsome Panther
Ep 21.2
Big Business
Ep 21.1
Violet Superhero
Ep 20.2
Sandwich World
Ep 19.2
A Game of Cat and Mouse
Ep 19.1
Lady Redundant Woman
Ep 18.2
Sidekicked to the Curb
Ep 18.1
Have You Seen the Remote?
Ep 17.2
Banned On The Run
Ep 17.1
Two Brains Forgets
Ep 16.2
Mr. Big Words
Ep 16.1
Meat With a Side of Cute
Ep 15.2
Crime Takes a Holiday
Ep 15.1
Thorn in The Sidekick
Ep 14.2
Heat Wave, Crime Wave
Ep 14.1
Princess Triana & The O...
more
More
Less