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Scholastic Media’s WordGirl Returns for Season 7 on August

This coming August 4, kids and families who love to watch educational and highly entertaining word-fueled adventures will need to stay tuned to PBS Kids as the Emmy Award-winning animated series from Scholastic Media, WordGirl, returns for its seventh season. Season 7 of WordGirl will be heralded by a week of five “brain-ier” than ever […]

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WordGirl Fights Bullying on PBS Kids Go!

The Emmy award-winning kids series WordGirl is scheduled to devote an episode to teaching kids how to stand against bullying. The one hour episode, entitled “The Rise of Miss Power”, will feature the voice talent of Glee’s Jane Lynch, and will tackle the subject of words’ ability to both help and harm people. The episode […]

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Al Roker brings the word of the month Meteorologist to WordGirl on PBS

Tomorrow, on Labor Day, Monday September 5th, PBS Kids Go! will get a special guest visit from world renowned weather man Al Roker! The star of NBC’s The Today Show will drop by in animated form in a new episode of WorldGirl, ready to help with the new Word of the Month: Meteorologist. With all […]

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PBS gets their spooky on with Arthur, Martha Speaks, Curious George and WordWorld

Starting October 25th, your PBS Kids favorites will be getting into the … “spirit”. Arthur, Fetch! with Ruff Ruffman, and Martha Speaks will all debut new episodes, and each of them will be Halloween-themed, perfectly timed for the holiday arriving a week later. Neil Gaiman, legendary creepy comic book writer, and also the driving force […]

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Scholastic’s WordGirl returns for 26 new episodes

Despite the efforts of the villainous Dr. Two-Brains, it doesn’t seem like anything can stop WordGirl! The popular Scholastic Media series will be returning for yet another season, chock-full of 26 brand new episodes. The PBS toon, produced by Soup2Nuts, follows the adventures of Becky Botsford and her alternate identity, WordGirl. With the aid of […]

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WordGirl season 3 debuts on PBS Kids Go September 13

We are officially less than one week away from the start of WordGirl season 3! The new episodes of the PBS Kids Go! toon are set to debut on Monday, September 13th, featuring a voiceover cast filled with special guests; Kristen Schaal (from Toy Story 3), John Henson, Jeffrey Tambor, Tom Kenny (from SpongeBob SquarePants), […]

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WordGirl Earth Day Girl on DVD

Word up, it’s WordGirl! The Emmy-Award winning PBS series WordGirl is coming to save Earth Day. On March 30th, Paramount and PBS Kids will team together to bring the world WordGirl Earth Day Girl on DVD. The disc is packed with eight adventures, games, and featurettes, and a number of other bonuses included. Becky Botsford, […]

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WordGirl returns

WordGirl fans out there, rejoice! PBS has ordered an entire new season of the animated series, for 26 more episodes. The PBS Kids Go! programming block will continue to serve as the home for the Soup2Nuts animation studio, out of Scholastic Media. The total number of episodes for the series is now 78… and climbing!

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WordGirl games and goodies

Scholastic Media has signed with Briarpatch to produce all sorts of games for its animated series WordGirl. The games, which should be hitting store shelves sometime next year, will include board games, card games, travel games and puzzles. There will also be a new line of Halloween costumes available this fall, just in time for […]