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Peg + Cat

Website: http://pbskids.org/peg/
Next Airing: Thu, Dec 14th, 2017 at 10:30 AM on KUED-HD

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This series is designed to engage preschool children and teach them how to solve math-based problems with Peg, a chatty and tenacious five year-old, her feline pal, Cat, and her smart, handsome, cool friend Ramone.

Episodes:

  • The Christmas Problem

    The Christmas Problem - The North Pole. When Santa Claus is in trouble, Peg and Cat have to solve their biggest problem ever: how to make and wrap presents for all the children of the world, and then deliver them using 100 sleighs. Primary Content: Solving a multi-step problem; Secondary Content: Counting to 100.

    Next Airing: Thu, Dec 14th, 2017 at 10:30 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 12/22/2014 to 12/21/2020
  • Peg and Cat Save The World: Part 1

    Peg and Cat Save the World: Part 1 The Farm / Washington, D.C. The President of the United States summons Peg and Cat to solve a problem of national importance: strange signals are coming from space, in a pattern. Primary Content: Shapes.

    Next Airing: Tue, Dec 19th, 2017 at 10:30 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 3/29/2016 to 3/28/2022
  • Peg and Cat Save The World: Part 2

    Peg and Cat Save the World: Part 2 Washington, D.C. Peg and Cat call everyone they know to save the earth from a planet-sized Pig's behind. Primary Content: Shapes Secondary Content: Time.

    Next Airing: Wed, Dec 20th, 2017 at 10:30 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 3/30/2016 to 3/29/2022
  • The Too Big Dog Problem/The Giant Baby Problem

    The Too Big Dog Problem - Peg's Yard. Big Dog is too big to play Little Red on Peg's stage, until an escaped elephant and mouse get into the act. Primary Content: Size and weight Secondary Content: Balance. The Giant Baby Problem - Giant Land. Babysitters Peg and Cat must figure out how to use a giant beeper while chasing a giant baby and fleeing a giant mouse. Primary Content:Addition and subtraction Secondary Content: Ordinal numbers.

    Next Airing: Thu, Dec 21st, 2017 at 10:30 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 6/5/2017 to 6/4/2023
  • The Poetry Problem/The Disappearing Art Problem

    The Poetry Problem - Amherst / Purple Planet / Peg's Pizza Place / Mega Mall. Peg and Cat lead Emily Dickinson far and wide in search of a rhyming pattern for her new poem. Primary Content: Patterns Secondary Content: One thousand Art Museum. The Disappearing Art Problem - It's a nightmare for art museum guards Peg and Cat: Shapes are being stolen right off the paintings! Primary Content: Identifying flat shapes Secondary Content: Assembling shapes to make new shapes.

    Next Airing: Mon, Dec 25th, 2017 at 10:30 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 10/12/2016 to 10/11/2022
  • Another Train Problem/The Odd Sea

    Another Train Problem - The Peg + Cat Express. Albert Einstein's prize is missing! The clues point to everyone aboard the Peg + Cat Express. Primary Content: Deduction Secondary Content: Doubling. The Odd Sea -The Ocean / Odd Sea. Peg and Cat help the great Odysseus navigate the odd beasts and odd numbers of the Odd Sea. Primary Content: Odd and even numbers Secondary Content: Adding or subtracting 1 from an even number to get to an odd number.

    Next Airing: Thu, Dec 28th, 2017 at 10:30 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 10/14/2016 to 10/13/2022
  • The Funky Seventies Problem/The Umbrella Problem

    The Funky Seventies Problem - Woodstock. Peg's grandparents love groovy 60s tunes, but their pet goats only want 70s funk! Can Peg save the family? Primary Content: Counting, comparing 10s Secondary Content: Ordinal numbers. The Umbrella Problem - The Park. Peg and Cat search for their umbrellas, which they need for measuring puddle depth and singing in the rain! Primary Content: 2D shapes, octagons, triangles Secondary Content: Measuring depth.

    Next Airing: Mon, Jan 1st, 2018 at 10:30 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:45
    Usage rights: 6/6/2017 to 6/5/2023
  • Richard The Third/The Lemonade Problem

    Richard The Third - The Purple Planet. At Richard's family's highly competitive annual picnic, Peg and Cat try to help Richard achieve his dream of not coming in third in every single event. The Lemonade Problem - Peg's Neighborhood. When Peg realizes her lemonade stand has no cups, Cat must make a series of shrewd business deals to get 200 cups with only 2 cookies.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 8/5/2015 to 8/4/2021
  • The Arch Villain Problem/The Straight and Narrow Problem

    The Arch Villain Problem - Mathtropolis. When the Arch Villain wreaks havoc on the city of Mathtropolis by turning everything into arches, Super Peg and Cat Guy come to the rescue. Primary Content: Arches, finding arches in other shapes; Secondary Content: Counting backwards from 9, counting by threes. The Straight and Narrow Problem - Mathtropolis. Super Peg and Cat Guy trail the Arch Villain, who has given up his arch ways and gone on a rampage with straight and narrow shapes instead. Primary Content: Understanding straight, narrow, curved; Secondary Content: Counting sides to determine shapes (rectangles, triangles, squares), counting by tens to 100.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 5/5/2014 to 5/4/2020
  • The Bermuda Triangle Problem/The Breeze in the Branches

    The Bermuda Triangle Problem - Bermuda. While on their beach vacation, Peg, Cat and the Pig tumble through a portal to a bizarre triangular universe. The Breeze in the Branches - Idyllic glade. The Toad brings Peg and Cat to the forest where he grew up and introduces him to his old friends, and his old patterns.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 9/10/2015 to 9/9/2021
  • The Big Dog Problem/The Three Friends Problem

    The Big Dog Problem - Peg's yard. When Peg and Cat need to mail some important letters for Peg's Mom, they find their path to the mailbox blocked by a really big dog. Primary Content: Height; Secondary Content: Direction, sets that can't be divided equally. The Three Friends Problem - Peg's yard. When Peg and Cat are playing with their new friend the Big Dog, Cat suddenly becomes strangely quiet. Using a graph, Peg attempts to figure out what's wrong with Cat. Primary Content: Bar graphs; Secondary Content: More, less.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 7/14/2014 to 7/13/2020
  • The Camp Problem/The Two Homes Problem

    The Camp Problem Camp - Niniwawa. Peg and Cat's Gophers face the Rowdy Raccoons in a "non-competitive" battle of the bunks. Primary Content: AABB Patterns. Secondary Content: Counting by 5s to 50, by 10s to 100. The Two Homes Problem - Peg's Neighborhood. How can Peg and Cat make Jesse a present for his room? He lives in two places! Primary Content: Doubling Secondary Content: Dividing in half.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 7/4/2016 to 7/3/2022
  • The Claymation Problem/The Grumpy Judge Problem

    The Claymation Problem - Peg's Yard. Temperamental director Richard finally finds performers he can totally control, shape, and mold: they're made of clay. Primary Content: Comparing height. Secondary Content: Counting to 20. The Grumpy Judge Problem - TV Show Set. On the singing competition "Perfect Ten," Peg and Cat must impress the toughest judge ever: the Grumpy Grouchy Bear. Primary Content: Attributes Secondary Content: Adding to 10.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 4/6/2016 to 4/5/2022
  • The Clown Problem/The Ninja Problem

    The Clown Problem - The Circus. Peg and Cat help Mac achieve his dream of being a clown in the circus, by teaching him how funny it can be when things are exactly the wrong size. The Ninja Problem - Japan. Peg and Cat help their young Ninja-wannabe friend Aki find the fifteen missing cherry blossom trees by using Ninja skills and math skills.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 5/8/2014 to 5/7/2020
  • The Cold Camel Problem/The Einstein Problem

    The Cold Camel Problem - Peg's Neighborhood. While Cleopatra is visiting Peg, her camel wanders off in search of a comfortable climate. Peg and Cat search the neighborhood with a giant thermometer to find him. The Einstein Problem - The Mega Mall. When Cat gets lost in the mall, Peg and her pal Al (Albert Einstein) track him down with the help of a metronome, many equations, and a surprise appearance by Marie Curie.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 4/3/2015 to 4/2/2021
  • The Election Problem/The Littlest Chicken Problem

    The Election Problem - The Farm. When the Farmer holds an election to see who'll watch over the farm in his absence, Peg and Cat run against the Pig to win the votes of 100 chickens. The Littlest Chicken Problem - Fairytale Land. Peg and Cat follow the Littlest Chicken all through Fairytale Land, as she searches for a group that's just the right size to be her new family.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 11/3/2014 to 11/2/2020
  • The George Washington Problem/The High Noon Problem

    The George Washington Problem - Delaware River. Peg and Cat use a map to help George Washington and his team cross the Delaware River. The High Noon Problem - Wild West. Peg and Cat agree to face Bad Jack in a show down at high noon. But they have no idea when noon is!

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 7/4/2014 to 7/3/2020
  • The Groovy Sixties Problem/Bad Jack Is Back

    The Groovy Sixties Problem - Woodstock. Peg and Cat help Peg's hippy Grandmom create a groovy birthday present for Granddad based on his favorite numbers: the sixties. Bad Jack is Back - Wild West. When Bad Jack returns with his gang to tickle the townspeople, a surprise guest shows Peg and Cat how to fend off the bad guys' six feathers with four feathers.

    Length: 00:28:45
    Usage rights: 3/4/2015 to 3/3/2021
  • The Magic Uke/The Rocking Out Problem

    The Magic Uke - Kingdom of Night/Kingdom of Day. Peg must trek through the Kingdom of Night to reach Cat. To cross the star-shaped steps, Peg needs to find lines of symmetry with the help of a magic ukulele. The Rocking Out Problem - Junk Yard. When Baby Fox makes a spectacular musical instrument out of junk, Peg and Cat get stuck in it! To get out they must use up, down, around and 3/4 time.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 3/5/2015 to 3/4/2021
  • The Mermaid in the Mall Problem/The Painting Problem

    The Mermaid in the Mall Problem - The Mega Mall. When a furniture store becomes a magical forest, Peg and Cat must become Knights of the Round Table - if only they can find a round table! Primary Content: Working with flat shapes. Secondary Content: Solid shapes. The Painting Problem - Paris. To get purple paint for their masterpiece, famous painters Peg Casso and Vincent Van Goo (Cat) need a whole new kind of addition. Primary Content: Adding on to find sums to 5, identifying addition and equal signs. Secondary Content: Working with two dimensional shapes.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 4/5/2016 to 4/4/2022
  • The Package Problem/The Train Problem

    The Package Problem - Peg's Neighborhood. When Peg and Cat are waiting for a package, one minute feels like forever; but when they're trying to prevent an explosion, time flies! Primary Content: Minutes and seconds Secondary Content: Adding to 7. The Train Problem - The Peg + Cat Express. Missing lollipops, bananas, symphonies, and chickens can only mean: there's a thief on the Peg + Cat Express! Primary Content: Subtraction Secondary Content: Above and below.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 10/11/2016 to 10/10/2022
  • The Perfect Ten Problem/The Long Line Problem

    The Perfect Ten Problem - TV Show Set. Peg and Cat are judging a singing competition in which all performers must get a rating of exactly ten stars. Primary Content: Adding to 10; Secondary Content: The number 0. The Long Line Problem - The Purple Planet. While waiting in a long line, Peg and Cat try to help Richard realize his dream of being first in line for the first time. Primary Content: Ordinal numbers, using a number line; Secondary Content: Positional relationships (in front of/behind), counting to 20.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 5/7/2014 to 5/6/2020
  • The Pirate Puzzle Problem/The Scrap of Map Problem

    The Pirate Puzzle Problem - The Pirate Ship. Peg and Cat must help the pirates put together a puzzle, and then the four sections of their sinking ship. The Scrap of Map Problem - Pirate Island. When the Pirates' treasure map is torn and carried off by the wind, Peg and Cat and friends from far and wide put their scraps of map together to find the treasure.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 8/20/2014 to 8/19/2020
  • The Pizza Problem/The Pizza Pirate Problem

    The Pizza Problem - Peg's Pizza Place. When Peg and Cat get orders for halves of pizzas, they must learn about fractions to keep their patrons pleased. The Pizza Pirate Problem - Peg's Pizza Place/Giant Land/Prehistoric Valley/Ancient Egypt. As Peg and Cat deliver pizzas far and wide, they are menaced by the flying Pizza Pirates who are determined to "take away one!"

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 8/18/2014 to 8/17/2020
  • The Play Date Problem/The Blabberwocky Problem

    The Play Date Problem - Fairytale Land. Peg and Cat must use the power of music, and patterns, to help their friends Beethoven and the Three Bears play together - and make incredible music together. The Blabberwocky Problem - Magical Forest. Peg and Cat are back as the Knights of the Round Table to reclaim their friends' missing shapes -- and their own Round Table! -- from the mysterious 100-headed creature, The Blabberwocky.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 5/6/2014 to 5/5/2020
  • The Polka Dot Planet Problem/The Mardi Gras Problem

    The Polka Dot Planet Problem - Polka Dot Planet. When Peg's space ship breaks down, she needs the help of a new friend who communicates without speaking. Primary Content: Representing numbers using objects and numerals. Secondary Content: Defining two dimensional shapes by number of sides, patterns. The Mardi Gras Problem - New Orleans. To jam with Billie Holiday in the Mardi Gras parade, Peg and Cat must learn to use a diagram of notes - sheet music. Primary Content: Ordinal numbers Secondary Content: Diagrams.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 4/4/2016 to 4/3/2022
  • The Potty Problem/The Butter Problem

    The Potty Problem - Viv's house. Peg and Cat must teach Big Mouth the 6 steps for making on the potty, or his visit to Viv's house will be ruined - as will Viv's carpet! The Butter Problem - The Farm. To compete in a butter sculpting contest, Peg and Cat must learn certain math skills by doing farm chores.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 8/19/2014 to 8/18/2020
  • The Ring Problem/The Wedding Problem

    The Ring Problem - Giant land. When the Giant drops the diamond ring he's about to give Giantess, it bounces into a pipe. He needs his very small friends Peg and Cat to get it back. The Wedding Problem - Giant land. When Peg and Cat are chosen to organize the Giants' wedding, they must get the twelve steps for a giant wedding in just the right order.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 9/9/2015 to 9/8/2021
  • The Robin Hood Problem/The Owl and the Pussy Cat Problem

    The Robin Hood Problem - Sherwood Forest. Robin Hood can't tell how to redistribute the goodies! So Peg and Cat must teach him more and less. The Owl and the Pussy Cat Problem - Dreamland. The Pig will only give Cat the hat he needs to warm his ears, if Peg and Cat will give him "infinity". So Peg and Cat sail off in search of infinity.

    Length: 00:28:45
    Usage rights: 9/8/2015 to 9/7/2021
  • The Roxanne Problem/The Girl Group Problem

    The Roxanne Problem - Pirate Island. Cat longs to impress the savvy Roxanne with his knowledge of solid shapes. So he moves his lips as his hidden friend Peg speaks for him. The Girl Group Problem - Prehistoric Valley. Peg's girl group the Pentagirls has its biggest show ever, featuring a new hit song about flips, slides, and turns.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 3/3/2015 to 3/2/2021
  • The Sushi Problem/The Highlight Zone Problem

    The Sushi Problem - Japan. Peg and Cat help Aki pursue a tricky thief through the Japanese countryside, making use of their Ninja skills and three mysterious clues. The Highlight Zone Problem - Peg's Room/the Highlight Zone. Peg and Cat find their world turned black and white! They must identify ten things that are the wrong size or shape, before they will be allowed to leave...the Highlight Zone.

    Length: 00:28:45
    Usage rights: 8/21/2014 to 8/20/2020
  • The T-Ball Problem/The Bus Problem

    The T-Ball Problem - Purple Planet. Peg's T-Ball Team, the Mighty Nine, have no chance against a team of Aliens all-stars -- Unless Peg can use the Aliens' T-ball cards to predict where they'll hit. The Bus Problem - The Farm. When the Electric Eleven perform on the farm, the 100 chickens swipe the band's bus and drive it around the world! Peg and Cat use position words to keep up with them.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 6/1/2015 to 5/31/2021
  • The Wonderland Problem/The Bat Mitzvah Problem

    The Wonderland Problem - Wonderland. Landing in Wonderland, Peg and Cat eat berries to grow bigger or smaller, in their quest to get back Peg's stick from the Queen of Hearts. The Bat Mitzvah Problem - Peg's Pizza Place. Peg and Cat help Tessa's Bat Mitzvah run smoothly by keeping an eye on Uncle Phil, who thinks he can do ten more of everything than he actually can.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 9/7/2015 to 9/6/2021

Availability:

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