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In this animated adventure series, a seemingly ordinary young girl transforms into a superhero when she's needed to defeat bad guys. Her superpower is an extraordinary knowledge of grammar and vocabulary, and she uses her word power to bring down the villains. WordGirl is a series that is currently running and has 9 seasons (161 episodes). The series first aired on September 7, 2007.

Where do I stream WordGirl online? WordGirl is available for streaming on PBS Kids, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch WordGirl on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV online.

Fridays at 6:30 pm on PBS Kids
9 Seasons, 161 Episodes
September 7, 2007
Animation & Cartoon
Cast: Dannah Feinglass Phirman, Chris Parnell, Ryan Raddatz, Maria Bamford
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WordGirl Full Episode Guide

  • Rhyme and Reason, a new villainous duo, arrive in the city for a crime spree. But when WordGirl goes to put a stop to them, she finds that these scoundrels aren't on the same page - resulting in some of the strangest crimes she's ever seen. As WordGirl chases the quarreling villains around town, she realizes one of her own friendships is in jeopardy, too! Can WordGirl save her friendship AND her city? / Heroes, villains, and narrators alike are feeling down. WordGirl can't muster the enthusiasm to battle Tobey's robots, and Rhyme is lost without Reason. In order to stop these ridiculous (and destructive) crimes, WordGirl decides to get the villains back together and making sense. But once their back together, will Rhyme and Reason be too powerful to stop?

  • Unfortunately for Becky, it's her turn to take home the class pet " a hairy, scary, crawly tarantula named Shaggy. / When Dr. Two-Brains realizes his vault of cheese is going to expire, he decides the only way to save his beloved cheese is to freeze time.

  • Somehow a broken figurine leads to WordGirl and TJ becoming glued together, back-to-back. Though TJ can¢‚¬´t think of anything better than spending time with his favorite superhero, WordGirl is desperate to get unstuck. Unfortunately, she doesn¢‚¬´t have much time to figure out a solution. Granny May is on a crime spree! Will WordGirl find her way out of this sticky situation in time to stop Granny or will TJ weigh her down? / Unfortunately for Becky, it¢‚¬´s her turn to take home the class pet " a hairy, scary, crawly tarantula named Shaggy. Though she is afraid of the spider, it¢‚¬´s her responsibility to care for him, which means when Dr. Two-Brains reveals his latest cheesy crime, Shaggy comes along for the ride. Will WordGirl¢‚¬´s fear of the spider get in her way, or will she find a way to overcome her phobia?

  • Becky, Bob, TJ and Johnson are spending the day at the city water park... right after Mrs. Botsford finishes her seemingly unending list of errands. As the kids follow Mrs. Botsford to the bank, the grocery, everywhere but the water park, TJ and Johnson amuse themselves by imagining what WordGirl would do if a villain were to suddenly appear. Little do they know, their crime fighting knowledge will be put to the test when they finally arrive at the park. / Granny May is the star of her own advice show called ¢‚¬ÅGranny¢‚¬´s Corner", and though her advice sounds innocent enough, it has a way of inciting chaos around the city. WordGirl knows Granny May is up to something (she always is), but how can a couple of pieces of bad advice be criminal?

  • The Botsford Family is excited for their big, tropical vacation. A week of relaxation is very much needed, especially for a tired WordGirl! However, their plans get ruined when a big snowstorm cancels their flight. Mr. Botsford decides they¢‚¬´re going to make the best of it by having a tropical(ish) vacation inside their own house! But that vacation gets put in jeopardy, too, when Mr. Big unveils his latest mind control scheme, causing Becky¢‚¬´s vacation to become anything but relaxing. / Dr. Two-Brains went out for a night of Villain Karaoke, and now his voice is hoarse, which is a big problem for a villain who loves to talk. Since he can¢‚¬´t just stop committing crimes, Dr. Two-Brains hires an actor to serve as his voice in the meantime. Now, WordGirl has Dr. Two-Brains, his henchman and his voice actor to defeat, and to make matters worse, Becky has really hurt TJ¢‚¬´s feelings. But how can she take the time to make things right with her brother when there¢‚¬´s a crime spree to stop?!

  • It¢‚¬´s the 129th Annual Botsford Family BBQ, and tradition decrees that any Botsford 10-years-of-age must prepare a bowl of pineapple pistachio coleslaw in order to earn their apron. That means this year, it¢‚¬´s Becky¢‚¬´s turn to prepare this (very elaborate) coleslaw. It¢‚¬´s an important rite of passage, and Becky is struggling to get the recipe just right. To make it even worse, Chuck the Evil Sandwich Making Guy is on a mission to rid the city of pineapples, the main ingredient in Becky¢‚¬´s coleslaw. Can WordGirl stop him in time, or will she end the day apron-less? / Pretty Princess has released a limited edition Magic Sparkle Wand, and Becky Botsford really, really, really wants it. Mrs. Botsford tells her that if she wants the wand, she has to earn the money for it, so Becky gets a job plant sitting for her neighbor. The job seems easy enough, until Mr. Big begins his latest mind control scheme, which involves a ray that can turn anything " person, dog or beluga whale " into an adorable, baby version of itself. It¢‚¬´s WordGirl to the rescue! But will Mr. Big cause Becky to neglect her plant-sitting duties and miss out on that Pretty Princess Wand?

  • Lady Redundant Woman is at the museum copying famous works of art when she becomes distracted and accidentally copies the Royal Dandy, bringing him to life... again. Royal Dandy¢‚¬´s first priority is to make himself some mates, so he steals items from the museum and hands them out around town as gifts. When WordGirl confronts him, Royal Dandy pins the crime on her. Now the whole town thinks WordGirl is a thief! How will WordGirl outsmart the Royal Dandy and save her reputation? / TJ, Becky and Bob are spending the afternoon with the coolest person in town " the dentist! Every kid loves their time with Dr. Clocktormocktor, except Tobey, who comes storming out of the exam room, adamant that there is no way he has a cavity. He tries to console himself with a delicious candy bar, but one bite sends him reeling in pain. Cradling his jaw, Tobey orders his robots to destroy the candy factory, which he sees as the cause of his pain, and since Becky (aka WordGirl) is stuck in a dentist¢‚¬´s chair, this just might be one crime Tobey gets away with...

  • It¢‚¬´s the day of the Magical Magicians Convention, and the entire Botsford family is excited to go and see their favorite magician, El Mysterioso, perform live. Everyone except Becky, that is, who would much rather be at the Pretty Princess book signing across the street. But Mr. Botsford emphasizes how important it is that they spend the day as a family. In the middle of the convention, Becky¢‚¬´s super hearing picks up the sound of Dr. Two-Brains evil cackle from across the city. What could he be up to? Something criminal, no doubt. Can Becky figure out a way to suit up as WordGirl without missing out on family time and disappointing her father? / TJ Botsford is mere hours away from winning the local mini golf tournament and getting his picture on Patrick Needlemeyer¢‚¬´s Miniature Golf Super Universe Wall of Fame (which is only the biggest deal ever). When Becky catches Eileen cheating " ¢‚¬ÅI have to win because it¢‚¬´s my birfday!" " she knows she has to stop her. She can¢‚¬´t let TJ lose to Eileen! But what lengths will Becky go to prevent Eileen from winning? Will she go so far as to cheat herself?

  • When Becky inherits Mrs. Botsford¢‚¬´s old accordion, she discovers she comes from a long line of stellar female accordion players. At first, Becky is excited about learning an instrument, but she quickly realizes that she, well... isn¢‚¬´t very good. She is pretty terrible actually. But her practice session gets cut short by Granny May who, with the help of the stolen Magnifying Diamond, is cracking safes all around the city. Can WordGirl defeat Granny May and still get in enough accordion practice to make Mrs. Botsford proud? / The Botsfords are out enjoying a family hike through the woods. The sounds of leaves rustling, birds chirping and TJ and Becky¢‚¬´s incessant arguing fill the air. TJ won¢‚¬´t keep his hands off of Becky¢‚¬´s things, and she is getting fed up. When the Botsfords stumble across WordGirl¢‚¬´s secret spaceship hideout, TJ immediately runs inside, eager to play with all the cool gadgets inside. As Becky is rushing to get her family out of the hideout, she hears the Whammer whamming trees close by. If he discovers her hideout, WordGirl will really be in trouble! But how can she defeat the Whammer and monitor TJ at the same time?

  • After an unfortunate turn of events at the grocery store, Tobey and his mother become the guests of honor at the Botsford¢‚¬´s Thanksgiving dinner. Becky is less than thrilled to be sharing a table with her one of her secret nemeses, and Tobey would rather be spending Thanksgiving with WordGirl (little does he know he is!) When Tobey unleashes his Pilgrim-themed robots on the city, can Becky find a way to defeat him without being missed when Mrs. Botsford carves the turkey? / Becky¢‚¬´s best friend Violet may be great at drawing and painting, but when it comes to singing, well, let¢‚¬´s just say it isn¢‚¬´t her forte. But when Violet tells Becky that she is going to audition for The City¢‚¬´s Got Too Much Talent, Becky doesn¢‚¬´t have the heart to tell her it isn¢‚¬´t a good idea. To make things even worse, the show has a new judge " The Butcher! Instead of slinging sausages at WordGirl and Huggy, the Butcher is running eager contestants through a verbal meat grinder. Can Becky stop Violet from auditioning without hurting her feelings?

  • There's a new girl in school, and though Becky wants to do her best to make Rose feel welcome, the new arrival may spell trouble for WordGirl. / The Diorama Bonzana Extravaganza has the whole school - and especially Violet - excited to create their own unique diorama.

  • Becky, Violet and TJ want to try their hand at roughing it in the great outdoors... so they set up a tent in the Botsford backyard. Though TJ spends the night trying to frighten the girls with his best ghost stories, the night gets really scary when the Energy Monster breaks loose, making Violet confront her fear of the dark and WordGirl her fear of... spiders? / It¢‚¬´s a day at the beach for both superheroes and super villains. However, while Becky and Bob bicker over how to properly build a sand castle, The Whammer and Invisi-Bill form a new (crime-filled) friendship at the Villian School Barbeque. Can this friendship be the key to finally defeating WordGirl and Huggy, or will our superheroes resolve their differences in time to stop the crime spree?

  • Mr. Botsford gets a job as Beckys substitute teacher/Its a day at the beach for heroes and villains.

WordGirl Video Clips & Extras

WordGirl Trailer (1 min 6 sec)