Science | Pre-K – 3rd Grade | Week of March 23

Programming Highlights

The “Curious George” episode “George’s Super Subway Adventure/Well Done, George” has the Man with the Yellow Hat and George going to the zoo on a subway. George figures out how to take the train all the way to the zoo, where he patiently waits for his friend to catch up. While in “Well Done, George,” George figures out how to build a well in their front yard and build a pump.

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