Rocka-Bye Island

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  • TV-Y
  • 2014
  • 1 Season
  • 4.2  (14)

Each day, Sean and Roisin hop on board their school-boat with their school friends and head off to a magical preschool, where they meet their teacher, Mister O'Dear, who just happens to be a deer! Through imagination, adventure and teamwork, the children learn about their world and how it works, all with the support of their many animal friends on the fantastical and enchanting Rocka-Bye Island!

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King For A Day
26. King For A Day
January 1, 2014
During a game of dress up, Ciaran finds a crown and starts acting like a King. He declares that the kids shall march over to King Spud' farm to spend the day. Ciaran is really enjoying bossing everyone around. King Spud tries his best to explain what being a King is about, but singing a tune about how it' better to be kind, but Ciaran carries on and no one' having any fun.
The Sweet Smell of Success
25. The Sweet Smell of Success
January 1, 2014
It' a warm day and Ruari' been baking so all the windows are open in the Schoolhouse. The children notice a funny smell, which seems to be coming from King Spud' Farm, and they go off to investigate. They're sure that Cecil pig must be the source of the funny smell, but he insists that pigs are very clean animals.
Save For A Rainy Day
24. Save For A Rainy Day
January 1, 2014
It' too rainy to play outside and Sean' not impressed - he hates getting wet, and he can't go on the seesaw with Ciaran. Together the group head down to the dock, to find out if Hermie Crabnik prefers the sun or the rain.
Sink or Swim
23. Sink or Swim
January 1, 2014
It' the day of the Inis Spraoi boat race. The kids have made their own boats to race in the waterbasin, but some of them won't float. They sink to the bottom, and the kids can't figure out why. Conor suggests a trip down to the dock to see if Skipper Seamus can give them the answer.
Biggy Wiggy & Teensy Weensy
22. Biggy Wiggy & Teensy Weensy
January 1, 2014
Playing with Mr O'Dear' old kayak is great fun for most of the kids, but Lee' too "teensy"to sit in it. The group want to take the kayak to the water, and Whale Cove is chosen as the best spot to try it out.
It?s Good To Squawk
21. It?s Good To Squawk
January 1, 2014
Lee and Ciaran are putting on a show for the others, but Conor can't seem to stop interrupting. The class decide to spend the rest of the day at Waterfall Glen, searching for the Hush A Bye birds, which Roisin says are "so cute you'll go crazy".
The Big Tease
20. The Big Tease
January 1, 2014
At school Brigid takes a joke from Ruari' puppet show too far and teases the other children. The group decide to take a long hike out to Puffin Point where they meet the irascible Puffin Patricia. She impersonates Mr O'Dear and gets a big laugh from the kids.
Time And Tide
19. Time And Tide
January 1, 2014
The children are excited because on their journey to school, the sea level was nearly up as high as the dock when they got off Skipper Seamus' dingy. Ruari explains that this is because there is going to be a full moon that night - the moon pulls the sea up even higher at high tide.
Beat It!
18. Beat It!
January 1, 2014
The children are having a music lesson at school, but Conor is unable to beat the drum in time with the rest of the band. He' got no natural rhythm. Band practice over, Mr O'Dear suggests a nature walk in the Pine Forest.
Breath of Fresh Air
17. Breath of Fresh Air
January 1, 2014
At the school, Roisin' juice has turned one of her teeth blue. The children talk about brushing your teeth and the young Roisin boasts that she never does. Although the other children try to explain the importance of keeping your teeth clean, Roisin just doesn't get it.
Mile High
16. Mile High
January 1, 2014
The story opens with the kids playing in the school' back garden. Sean is impressing the others by flying a kite really high, the string breaks and the kite disappears into the clouds. The group decides to go the Waterfall Glenn that day where they meet Sully the Falcon who' got a problem, he' forgotten how to fly.
Mammy?s Boy
15. Mammy?s Boy
January 1, 2014
Playing outside in the school' backyard, Ciaran is terrified by a little spider. Mr O'Dear comes to the rescue and scoops the spider up in a tin. The kids are impressed with his bravery, but when the class accept an invitation to Mammy O'Dear' cottage they find out that Mr O'Dear used to be afraid of moths - and still is!
Share Alike
14. Share Alike
January 1, 2014
Sean isn't having a very good morning at the school - no one wants to share their toys with him. Tired of playing inside, the children decide to go out and take some pictures of the island from the top of Skipper' lighthouse.
Close Encounters
13. Close Encounters
January 1, 2014
The children are playing hide and seek. Before Conor can find anyone the game is interrupted by a strange noise outside. It' the call of the corncrake, a shy bird that visits the island in springtime.
Sorted
12. Sorted
January 1, 2014
While tidying the school the children discover Conor has taken Ruari' plate and Brigid' favourite shell for his 'yellow collection'. Together they decide to spend the afternoon at Shipwreck bay looking for more yellow stuff.
Lords of The Dance
11. Lords of The Dance
January 1, 2014
The children spend a rainy morning learning some new dance moves from Ruari. Once the sun comes out they decide to make their way to the Fairy Circle to practice their groovy new dancing. Here they meet Jed & Zed Hogg, identical twins and dancers extraordinaire.
Toot Your Horn
10. Toot Your Horn
January 1, 2014
The children are playing their favourite musical instruments. After some practice, they're all excited to go on a musical parade to Seagull Rock - everyone except poor Roisin. She can't choose an instrument she likes, and her singing makes the other children laugh.
Driving Them Batty
9. Driving Them Batty
January 1, 2014
Conor gets carried away during a game of dress up at the school and his pirate voice is too loud. When the game turns into a treasure hunt to the Pirate Cave Conor' shouting causes even more trouble - it echoes off the cave walls and wakes up baby bat Eduardo.
My Masterpiece
8. My Masterpiece
January 1, 2014
Young Lee is very upset when she loses her favourite hairclip. To cheer her up, the other kids decide to stay inside for the day and play with the new delivery of art supplies.
A Model Day
7. A Model Day
January 1, 2014
After building a robot friend for Ruari out of cardboard at the playschool, the children feel like making things out of clay like you find at Otter creek.
The Foggiest Notion
6. The Foggiest Notion
January 1, 2014
The children have just arrived at the school when Conor announces that he' lost his Captain Smelly doll. After a quick search he turns up inside Conor' hood. Crisis averted, the group head off on a long hike to the Foggy Isthmus.
Planting A Seed
5. Planting A Seed
January 1, 2014
The class are being measured by Mr O'Dear to see how much they've grown. They're all getting bigger, but their poor plant isn't growing.
Imagine That
4. Imagine That
January 1, 2014
After spending the morning pretending to build a skyscraper, the children decide to go on a hike to Inis Spraoi' oldest building, the mound at Two-Knocks.
More or Lesson
3. More or Lesson
January 1, 2014
At the school, the group are getting ready to go to Otter Creek for a picnic. While Ruari gets their lunches ready, Lee and Conor argue over who is getting more bananas and who' getting less.
Making Tracks
2. Making Tracks
January 1, 2014
After hurting his leg playing football, Conor has to use a crutch and isn't able to walk very far. This gets the children thinking about how different animals get around.
Brussel Sprout Blues
1. Brussel Sprout Blues
January 1, 2014
It' lunchtime at the school and some of the children don't want to finish their vegetables. They've left their brussel sprouts, peas and carrots behind. The upset veggies sing a song about how they make you grow healthy and strong but Brigid, Lee, Conor and Ciaran still aren't convinced.
Description

Each day, Sean and Roisin hop on board their school-boat with their school friends and head off to a magical preschool, where they meet their teacher, Mister O'Dear, who just happens to be a deer! Through imagination, adventure and teamwork, the children learn about their world and how it works, all with the support of their many animal friends on the fantastical and enchanting Rocka-Bye Island!

  • Premiere Date
    January 1, 2014
  • IMDB Rating
    4.2  (14)