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Odd Squad

Next Airing: Sun, Aug 16th, 2020 at 9:00 AM on KUED-HD

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ODD SQUAD is a PBS KIDS live-action media property designed to help kids ages 5-8 learn math. The show focuses on two young agents, Olive and Otto, who are part of the Odd Squad, an agency whose mission is to come to the rescue whenever something unusual happens. A math concept is embedded in each of their cases, as Olive and Otto work together to problem-solve and save the day in each episode. ODD SQUAD is created by Tim McKeon (Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, Adventure Time, The Electric Company) and Adam Peltzman (The Electric Company, The Backyardigans, Wallykazam!) and produced by Sinking Ship Entertainment and The Fred Rogers Company.

Episodes:

  • The Void/Into The Odd Woods

    The Void - Omar finds himself stuck in a mysterious void. Curriculum: Deductive Reasoning. Into the Odd Woods - Omar catches a case of Clown-i-tosis. Curriculum: Numerical vs. Categorical Data.

    Next Airing: Sun, Aug 16th, 2020 at 9:00 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Robert Plant/Game Time

    Robert Plant - Olive and Otto must find a way to stop Obfusco's plant from taking over headquarters. Curriculum: Geometry and spatial sense; understand that maps provide information about direction and distance. Game Time - When Otto gets trapped inside a video game it's up to Olive to rescue him. Curriculum: Measurement; identify value of coins and combinations to make a dollar.

    Next Airing: Mon, Aug 17th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • O Games

    O Games - In this half-hour episode, Odd Squad agents compete in Olympic style games to determine who gets to be Ms. O for the day. Curriculum: Algebraic thinking; skip counting by 2s, 5s and 10s.

    Next Airing: Tue, Aug 18th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Not So Splash/Switch Your Partner Round and Round

    Not So Splash - In the middle of summer, Olive and Otto investigate why parts of town are turning snowy and cold. Curriculum: Measurement; comparing temperatures and using a thermometer. Switch Your Partner Round and Round - Olive and Otto discover what life would have been like if Ms. O has assigned them different partners. Curriculum: Measurement; using standard measurements to compare capacity.

    Next Airing: Wed, Aug 19th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Trials and Tubulations

    In this half-hour episode, the tube system breaks and Olive and Otto are left stranded in a dangerous forest. Curriculum: Geometry and spatial sense: using a map to identify landmarks and navigate to a location.

    Next Airing: Thu, Aug 20th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Slow Your Roll

    Slow Your Roll - A mysterious villain named The Shadow takes control of the Mobile Unit van. Curriculum: Word Problems, Friction (how to slow a moving object).

    Next Airing: Fri, Aug 21st, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Odd In 60 Seconds/Villain Networking

    Odd in 60 Seconds - The Mobile Unit is called to Odd Squad's top-secret security facility. Curriculum: Time - One Minute. Villain Networking - The Shadow tries to convince villains to join her Villain Network. Curriculum: Line Graphs.

    Next Airing: Mon, Aug 24th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • It Takes Goo To Make A Feud Go Right/Friends of Odd Squad

    It Takes Goo to Make a Feud Go Right - Olympia and Otis are tasked with calling a truce between feuding guests. Curriculum: using a Venn diagram, 3D shapes: spheres and cubes. Friends of Odd Squad - Ms. O leaves headquarters in the hands of an unlikely crew. Curriculum: spatial sense: mapping; position, location and direction.

    Next Airing: Tue, Aug 25th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Saving Agent Orson/The Scientist

    Saving Agent Orson - The agents try and stop baby Agent Orson from getting kicked off the squad. Curriculum: using bar graphs, pie charts and Venn diagrams to sort, classify and analyze data. The Scientist - Oona gets zapped to an alternate dimension. Curriculum: place value, number operations.

    Next Airing: Wed, Aug 26th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Oscar of All Trades/Swamps 'n' Gators

    Oscar of All Trades - Oscar tells Olive about his early days at Odd Squad. Curriculum: Numbers and counting; estimating. Swamps 'N' Gators - Olive and Otto get trapped inside a board game. Curriculum: Number counting and operations; recognizing the number items in a set and adding and subtracting.

    Next Airing: Thu, Aug 27th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • There Might Be Dragons/Dawn of the Read

    There Might Be Dragons - When the power goes out in headquarters, Odd Squad must figure out a way to control the temperature of dragon eggs. Curriculum: Measurement; using a thermometer and comparing temperatures. Dawn of the Read - Odd Squad takes on a page-turner of a case at the local library, where books are mysteriously coming to life. Curriculum: Algebraic thinking; identifying number patterns; using deductive reasoning to solve problems.

    Next Airing: Fri, Aug 28th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • First Day

    In this two-part episode, agents struggle with a case while Oscar interviews candidates to run the Odd Squad Creature Room. Curriculum: Data and charts.

    Next Airing: Mon, Aug 31st, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Back to the Past/Odd Squad Needs You

    Back to the Past - When the agents are accidentally transported to the future, they need to figure out what day it is or risk a time-tastrophe! Curriculum: Using a calendar, understanding the concept of past, present and future. Odd Squad Needs You - When Odd Squad is asked to make a recruitment commercial, Ms. O proves difficult. Curriculum: Time-learning how many seconds equal a minute, exploring what you can do in 1 minute.

    Next Airing: Tue, Sep 1st, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Oscar and the Oscarbots/Picture Day

    Oscar and the Oscarbots - When several of Oscar's Oscarbots (robots made in his own image) become lost in town, Olive and Otto must help him find them. Curriculum: Reading, writing and representing numbers; number sense. Picture Day - Otto and Olive must figure out why people in town are becoming plaid and striped. Curriculum: Algebraic thinking; patterns.

    Next Airing: Wed, Sep 2nd, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Mid-Day in the Garden of Good and Odd/Failure to Lunch

    Mid-Day in the Garden of Good and Odd - When things in town get covered in jam, the agents turn to Odd Todd for help. Curriculum: Solving codes using patterns and addition. Failure to Lunch - When the agents go to lunch, they struggle to relax and ignore the oddness. Curriculum: Measurement.

    Next Airing: Thu, Sep 3rd, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Blob on the Job/Party of 5,4,3,2,1

    Blob on the Job - When a blob gets loose in Odd Squad headquarters, Olive and Otto compete against rival agents to catch it first. Curriculum: Measurement; capacity. Party of 54321 - When people in town can no longer count down, Olive and Otto must uncover who is causing the problem and why. Curriculum: Numbers and counting; deductive reasoning.

    Next Airing: Fri, Sep 4th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Music of Sound

    Music of Sound - The Mobile Unit must convince Soundcheck to get back together again. Curriculum: Venn Diagrams, Sound.

    Next Airing: Mon, Sep 7th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • The O Team/Show Me The Money

    The O Team - Security agents Owen and Ohio secretly provide backup on a case so they can have a pizza party. Curriculum: Symmetry. Show Me The Money - When an unlucky coin is accidentally released into the public, the agents must retrieve it before the world ends. Curriculum: Money.

    Next Airing: Tue, Sep 8th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Mr. Unpredictable/Down The Tubes

    Mr. Unpredictable - A new villain named Mr. Unpredictable challenges the Mobile Unit. Curriculum: Number Patterns. Down the Tubes - The Odd Squad tube system has mysteriously been shut down. Curriculum: Addition Combos of 10.

    Next Airing: Wed, Sep 9th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • My Better Half/The Confalones

    My Better Half - When symmetrical objects become vandalized, Olive and Otto must figure out why. Curriculum: Geometry and spatial Sense; symmetry. The Confalones - Olive and Otto are called in to help when objects and, eventually, people start disappearing inside an Italian restaurant. Curriculum: Rounding numbers.

    Next Airing: Thu, Sep 10th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:45
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Oscar Strikes Back

    Oscar Strikes Back - In this two-part episode, Oscar attends a gathering of Odd Squad scientists called Lab-Con at Odd Squad Academy. Curriculum: Place value and multi-addend addition.

    Next Airing: Fri, Sep 11th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Odd Beginnings, Part 1

    Odd Beginnings - Agents Opal and Omar uncover the location of a legendary odd artifact. Curriculum: Measurement, Simple Machines.

    Next Airing: Mon, Sep 14th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Reindeer Games

    Reindeer Games - In this Christmas-themed episode, Olive and Otto help Santa track down his missing reindeer. Also, Oscar helps Ms. O get off Santa's naughty list. Curriculum: Coordinate graphing; greater than and less than.

    Next Airing: Tue, Sep 15th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Odd Beginnings, Part 2

    Odd Beginnings - Agents Opal and Omar uncover the location of a legendary odd artifact. Curriculum: Measurement, Simple Machines.

    Next Airing: Wed, Sep 16th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Olympia's Day/Otis's Day

    Olympia's Day: When a new room opens up in headquarters, all the agents want a piece. Curriculum: Fractions. Otis's Day: Getting a villain back to headquarters proves cumbersome when the tubes are down for maintenance. Curriculum: Measurement; Money.

    Next Airing: Thu, Sep 17th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Crime at Shapely Manor

    Crime at Shapely Manor - Olive and Otto are sent to Shapely Manor to investigate an odd crime with even odder people. Curriculum: Geometry.

    Next Airing: Fri, Sep 18th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Sample of New York/It's Not Easy Being Chill

    Sample of New York - The Mobile Unit reports to the New York City Odd Squad to help with a big problem. Curriculum: Sample Size. It's Not Easy Being Chill - An agent-in-training visits the Mobile Unit. Curriculum: Fractions.

    Next Airing: Mon, Sep 21st, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • And Then They Were Puppies/A Case of the Sillies

    And Then They Were Puppies - When every agent turns into a puppy, it's up to Agent Ohlm to save the day. Curriculum: Understanding maps; Position, location and direction A Case of the Sillies - Dr. O gets an odd illness called the Sillies. Curriculum: Measurement; Using standard measurement to measure capacity and length.

    Next Airing: Tue, Sep 22nd, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • The Sandwich Project/Wax On Wax Odd

    The Sandwich Project - When members of the Mobile Unit get turned into sandwiches, The Big O comes to the rescue. Curriculum: Time - Order of Events. Wax On Wax Odd - The Mobile Unit faces a series of odd challenges that only Orla knows how to stop. Curriculum: Calendar.

    Next Airing: Wed, Sep 23rd, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Soundcheck/Double Trouble

    Soundcheck - Olive and Otto must figure out how and why things are disappearing around town when all Otto wants to do is listen to a song by his favorite band, Soundcheck. Curriculum: Number operations; subtraction. Double Trouble - Debbie from Debbie's Pizzeria has doubled... not once, but twice, creating four Debbies! When one of the four Debbies goes missing, Olive and Otto need to find her. Curriculum: Numbers and counting; doubling.

    Next Airing: Thu, Sep 24th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Flawed Squad/The Creature Whisperer

    Flawed Squad - The Villains team up to break into Odd Squad headquarters. Curriculum: Data Collection and analysis; Using tally marks to track data; Graphing. The Creature Whisperer - The agents struggle to catch an odd creature. Curriculum: Composition and Decomposition of 2D shapes.

    Next Airing: Fri, Sep 25th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 6/20/2016 to 2/16/2026
  • Zero Effect/Bad Luck Bears

    Zero Effect - Olive and Otto must stop zeroes from disappearing before the missing zeroes destroy the town... and Otto turns into a baby. Curriculum: Numbers and counting; place value. Bad Luck Bears - When odd things start happening to the Bears basketball team, Olive and Otto must set things straight before the big game. Curriculum: Number operations; addition problems with different addend combinations.

    Next Airing: Tue, Sep 29th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Happy Halfiversary/Good Egg Bad Egg

    Happy Halfiversary - The agents celebrate an important milestone in their partnership. Curriculum: Using a calendar; Understanding how many days in a week and how many months in a year. Good Egg Bad Egg - The agents try to determine what kind of creature will hatch from an egg. Curriculum: Data Analysis and Measurement.

    Next Airing: Wed, Sep 30th, 2020 at 3:00 PM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Dance Like Nobody Is Watching/Recipe for Disaster

    Dance Like Nobody is Watching - When the alarm system at Headquarters is triggered, Olive, Otto, Ms. O, and Oscar must avoid a series of booby traps in order to shut it off. Curriculum: Algebraic thinking; pattern recognition and extension. Recipe for Disaster - Olive and Otto explain to Ms. O how a case went wrong, each in their own way. Curriculum: Number operations; determining unknown number in an equation.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Haunt Squad/Safe House in the Woods

    Haunt Squad - Odd Squad is haunted by a ghost. Curriculum: algebraic thinking - patterns. Safe House in the Woods - Owen and new recruit Ozlyn wait out a storm while transporting a creature. Curriculum: measurement - capacity.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Hold The Door/Flatastrophe

    Hold the Door - When a young agent in training gets lost in headquarters, Olive and Otto must find him before Ms. O finds out. Curriculum: Number operations; working with addition and subtraction equations. Flatastrophe - Olive and Otto must stop Fladam, a villain with a vendetta against cubes. Curriculum: Geometry; identifying and comparing 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional shapes.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Odd Outbreak/The Perfect Lunch

    Odd Outbreak - Dr. O takes the lead on the case of a strange medical crisis that causes chaos right in the middle of Odd Squad HQ. Curriculum: Data collection and analysis. The Perfect Lunch - Olive and Otto help Ms. O host a lunch for some very important but easily offended guests. Curriculum: Weight; algebraic thinking; deductive reasoning.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Odd Squad in the Shadows

    Odd Squad in the Shadows - The Mobile Unit reports to the Odd Squad office in North Carolina to help them stop a villain. Curriculum: Symmetry, Shadows.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • O Is Not for Over

    O is Not for Over - Olive and Otto face their biggest challenge yet. Curriculum: Algebraic thinking; identifying and extending patterns and using deductive reasoning to solve problems.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Olive and Otto In Shmumberland

    Olive and Otto in Shmumberland - When Olive and Otto get zapped into a comic book, Olive must use her knowledge of the comic book to escape. Curriculum: Number operations; solving addition and subtraction problems using a number line and other strategies.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Orlas Birthday/Jeremy

    Orla's Birthday - Omar and Oswald search for the perfect gifts for Orla's 500th birthday. Curriculum: Mapping. Jeremy - The Mobile Unit is accidentally locked out of their van. Curriculum: Word Problems.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Portalandia/Slides and Ladders

    Portalandia - The Mobile Unit's first case is to return a plant to the 17th dimension. Curriculum: Tessellation. Slides and Ladders - Oswald must learn everything he can about the Mobile Unit van before an important interview. Curriculum: Negative Numbers.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Puppet Show/Mystic Egg Pizza

    Puppet Show - Olive and Otto have to crack a case in which a group of people have been turned into puppets. Curriculum: Measurement; telling time and ordering events. Mystic Egg Pizza - With the help of Odd Squad, Delivery Debbie and Delivery Doug must figure out why their food is disappearing. Curriculum: Number operations; beginning understanding of fraction.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Rise of the Hydraclops/O Is Not for Old

    Rise of the Hydraclops - In order to save humanity, Olive and Otto must locate a treasure chest that Oscar buried. Curriculum: Measurement; length. O is Not for Old - The agents throw a surprise party for Ms. O. Curriculum: Data collection and analysis; using tally marks to record data.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Soundcheck Part Deux/Jinx

    Soundcheck Part Deux - When the members of Soundcheck go missing, Otto and Olive must bring them back together in time for their big concert. Curriculum: Data collection and analysis; using data to make predictions. Jinx - When all of Odd Squad comes down with a case of the jinx, it's up to Oscar and Dr. O to save the day. Curriculum: Algebraic thinking; using transitive reasoning to solve word problems.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • The Odd Antidote/The One That Got Away

    The Odd Antidote - When Ms. O has bizarre side effects after being sprayed by a weird plant, Olive and Otto must travel around town finding the correct measurements of the ingredients for the medicine to cure her, all while keeping Ms. O's condition a secret from her. Curriculum: Measuring, comparison. The One that Got Away - The only thing that can bring Ms. O's old partner O'Donahue out of retirement is the very thing that put him there in the first place: a mysterious villain and a case that's gone unsolved for years. Curriculum: Number operations; greater than and less than.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • The Potato Ultimato/A Fistful of Fruit Juice

    The Potato Ultimato - When Otto starts shrinking, Olaf leads Olive and Oren on a quest for the only known cure - the magical Growing Potato. Curriculum: Measurement: using standard length measurements and estimating length. A Fistful of Fruit Juice - Ms. O tells Olive and Otto the story of how she first joined up with Odd Squad. Curriculum: Algebraic thinking; understanding odd and even number patterns.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • The Thrill of the Face/Raising The Bar

    The Thrill of the Face - The Mobile Unit returns to the Museum of Natural Odd to battle a stone warrior. Curriculum: Algebraic. Thinking Raising the Bar - Opal and Orla head to The Valley of Odd to solve as much oddness as possible. Curriculum: Graphing.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Trading Places/Bad Lemonade

    Trading Places - A villain uses one of Oscar's gadgets to cause destruction around town, which eventually leads to Olive getting kicked off the squad. Curriculum: Numbers and counting; understanding place value. Bad Lemonade - Olive and Otto are called in to help when Polly Graph mysteriously quits her lemonade stand. Curriculum: Data collection and analysis; creating and interpreting bar graphs and pictographs

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Training Day

    Training Day - In this half-hour episode, Olive tells the story of what happened to her old partner. Curriculum: Algebraic thinking; deductive reasoning with number operations.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026
  • Train of Thoughts/Overdue!

    Train of Thoughts - The Mobile Unit must solve an odd case on a moving train. Curriculum: Patterns. Overdue! - Orla is kicked off the Squad for having an overdue library book. Curriculum: Budget.

    Length: 00:28:46
    Usage rights: 2/17/2020 to 2/16/2026

Availability:

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