WPT's Fall Schedule Includes New Weekday and Saturday Morning Series for Children

August 24, 2010

Wisconsin Public Television's (WPT) fall schedule, which begins Tuesday, Sept. 7, includes a new weekday series and a new Saturday morning series for children.

The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That, airing 6:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. weekdays, appeals to preschoolers' natural curiosity and engages them in the process of scientific exploration and discovery.

Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps airs 8:30 a.m. Saturdays and follows 8-year-old Angelina as she embarks on the next stage in her life at a performing arts school where she makes new friends, and experiences various forms of music and dance.

The WPT fall children's schedule is as follows:
Weekdays
6 a.m. Curious George
6:30 a.m. The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That
7 a.m. Super Why!
7:30 a.m. Dinosaur Train
8 a.m. Sesame Street
9 a.m. In-School Programming 
11:30 a.m. Clifford the Big Red Dog
noon Martha Speaks
12:30 p.m. WordWorld
1 p.m. In-School Programming 
2 p.m. The Electric Company
2:30 p.m. Between the Lions
3 p.m. Sid the Science Kid
3:30 p.m. Dinosaur Train
4 p.m. The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That
4:30 p.m. Cyberchase
5 p.m. Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman

Saturday morning 
6 a.m. Curious George
6:30 a.m. The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That
7 a.m. Super Why!
7:30 a.m. Dinosaur Train
8 a.m. ThomasFriends
8:30 a.m. Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps

WPT is a service of the Educational Communications Board and University of Wisconsin-Extension.

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