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WGVU Kids Shows!
angelina ballerina: The Next steps

Angelina Ballerina celebrates music and brings to life many forms of dance for Angelina including ballet, modern, tap, jazz, classical and ethnic. As an 8-year-old ballerina, her life revolves around dancing and performance, family, friendship and following her dreams. (Ages 3-8)

Wednesday at 12:00 pm
Saturday at 6:30 am


Author Marc Brown's lovable eight-year-old aardvark, his sister D.W. and their family solve daily crises with imagination, kindness, and humor. (Ages 3-8)

Monday - Friday at 7:00 am and 4:30 pm

barney & friends

Barney and his young friends discover the fun of learning, making friends, and playing together through music, physical activity, and imagination. (Ages 2-5)

Saturday at 6:00 am


Using baby logic, imagination, and a whole lot of humor, Caillou explores the many adventures in the life of young children. (Ages 2-6)

Tuesday & Thursday at 1:00 pm

the cat in the hat knows a lot about that!

Based on Random House's best-selling Beginner Book collection "The Cat in the Hat's Learning Library™," the TV series and online resources are designed to cultivate positive views about science and scientists among the next generation - the children who will become tomorrow's citizens and innovators - and help families and teachers build communities of science explorers.

Monday - Friday at 8:30 am and Monday, Wednesday - Friday at 3:30 pm
Saturday at 7:30 am

clifford the big red dog

Based on the book series by Norman Bridwell, Clifford, Emily Elizabeth and dog pals Cleo and T-Bone find their place in the world and in a colorful island community. (Ages 3-7)

Monday - Thursday at 6:00 am

curious george

This series is designed to inspire kids to explore science, math, and engineering in the world around them in a fun and entertaining way. It encourages inquiry and curiosity and promotes hands-on exploration. (Ages 3-5)

Monday - Friday at 8:00 am and 4:00 pm

Saturday & Sunday at 7:00 am

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

This new series, for a new generation of children, tells its engaging stories about the life of a preschooler using musical strategies grounded in Fred Rogers’ landmark social-emotional curriculum. Through imagination, creativity and music, Daniel and his friends learn the key social skills necessary for school and for life. (Ages 2-4)

Monday - Friday at 11:00 am
Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 1:00 pm
Sunday 9:00 am

dinosaur train

Dinosaur Train embraces and celebrates the fascination that preschoolers have with both dinosaurs and trains. The series encourages basic scientific thinking skills as the audience learns about life science, natural history and paleontology. (Ages 3-6)

Monday - Friday at 9:30 am
Saturday & Sunday 8:30 am

martha speaks

This animated series follows the adventures of Martha, a loveable dog whose appetite for alphabet soup gives her the ability to speak. Using her newfound abilities, Martha gets jobs, wears disguises, foils bad guys, wins contests and orders lots of steaks. The educational goal of the series is to bolster vocabulary within the context of great stories. (Ages 4-7)

Monday - Friday at 6:30 am

mister rogers' neighborhood

Mister Rogers talks in a way that young children understand, at a pace they can absorb and with a consistency that creates a calm, safe place for preschoolers. Topics with sensitive emotional concerns are blended with fun and whimsy to match a young child's interests and level of understanding. (Ages 2-6)

Friday at 6:00 am

peep and the big wide world

Set in and around a pond, a bush, and a tin can, the show follows a newly hatched chicken named Peep, and his friends Chirp and Quack (a robin and a duck), on their daily adventures. Surrounding them is a large urban park - a place of great wonder and mystery, a place they are forever eager to explore, a place they call "the big wide world." (Ages 3-5)

Sunday at 7:30 am

peg + cat
peg + cat

Animated preschool series that follows the adorable, spirited Peg and her sidekick Cat as they embark on adventures and learn foundational math concepts and skills. (Ages 2-5)

Monday - Friday at 9:00 am and 3:00 pm

Saturday & Sunday at 8:00 am

sesame street

Sesame Street comes alive with a variety of human and Muppet characters who nurture children's curiosity through active participation. (Ages 2-5)

Monday - Friday at 10:00 am
Sunday at 6:00 am

sid the science kid

This is an educational animated series using comedy to promote exploration, discovery and science readiness among preschoolers. The energetic and inquisitive Sid starts each episode with a new question and embarks on a fun-filled day of finding answers with the help of family and friends. (Ages 3-6)

Monday & Friday at 12:00 pm

signing time

(Ages 1-8)

Tuesday at 3:30 pm

super why

Super WHY is the only preschool property created to help kids learn the fundamentals of reading through interactive storybook adventures. The series focuses on the adventures of four fairytale friends who transform into reading-powered superheroes. The Super Readers jump into books (literally) to find answers to everyday preschool challenges and embark on exciting adventures. (Ages 3-6)

Monday - Friday at 11:30 am
Sunday at 9:30 am

thomas & friends

Thomas & Friends® has sparked the imagination of young children for generations. The series features Thomas, a true blue engine friend who proudly wears the “#1” on his side, and a cast of track stars. Thomas’ world is a place with a strong community spirit, typified by a universal willingness to embrace good manners and hard work, and a desire to be “really useful.”

Monday - Friday at 12:30 pm

wild kratts

This animated show is aimed at people six and older and is designed to use the natural appeal for animals and harness it towards the goal of teaching science concepts to children. (Ages 6-10)

Monday - Friday at 7:30 am and 5:30 pm


WordGirl chronicles the adventures of Becky Botsford, a mild-mannered fifth grader who, at the call of duty, transforms into WordGirl – caped crusader and definition dynamo. Through humorous and engaging storylines and a wacky cast of characters, the series introduces children to an array of new and sophisticated words in a context that is fun and thoroughly exciting. (Ages 6-8)

Monday - Friday at 5:00 pm


WordWorld’s WordFriends invite the preschool viewer to join them on comic adventures, where problems can only be resolved by “building” the right word. Word building is a unique moment when children witness a word form and then ‘morph’ into the thing it is! (Ages 3-5)

Tuesday & Thursday at 12:00 pm

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