TV Schedule

Sunday, May 1, 2016

Morning

6:00 am
The Jungle Book
Trumpet trouble
It is almost time for Hita's age of rite night, but she can't blow her trumpet hard enough and give out a loud call. She seems very nervous, but Mowgli encourages her and finally she gives a long, loud and clear call and is declared an adult.
6:12 am
Thomas & Friends (CG)
Stuck On You
Thomas is given the special of being the Sodor Search and Rescue Engine for the day.
6:23 am
Little Wilfey Bear
Wilfey On Safari
Little Wilfey Bear is a playful, gentle animation following a fun-loving little bear on his adventures discovering the world. Wilfey doesn't talk but can clearly convey what he is thinking and feeling. The narrator helps him express himself however it is Wilfey who drives the story and inspires creativity, discovery and imagination.
6:31 am
Monkey See Monkey Do
Chameleon
Playing Hide and Seek, Monkey and Parrot discover how good Chameleon is at hiding.
6:43 am
Miss BG
Party Contest
It's Halloween and BG's having a party! But when she doesn't invite Brittany-Ann, her nemesis decides to throw a party of her own - at the same time! Now the contest is on to see who can throw the better party!
6:55 am
Reading Rangers
Pronouns
Ranger Drew writes a song about the Mayor and has to substitute pronouns.
7:00 am
Zerby Derby
Water-Way / Tightest Turn / Chase Race
Bob the Boat finds a new part of Zerby Town Lake to explore. But there are a lot of rocks just under the water that Bob can't see and he keeps running up on them. Bob calls Zack and Fran the Ferry to help. --- Lily decides she wants to move her garage, but her new place is kind of in the way of a turn in the middle of Zerby Town. --- Zack and Axle have been racing around a course made of turns and jumps all day. Chase the helicopter comes by and Axle and Chase decide to race each other.
7:20 am
Can You Imagine That!
Fisherman
Matisse wants to be a fisherman. He imagines what it would be like to work on a fishing boat on the open sea.
7:25 am
Princess P Party Planner
Practically Perfect Party Planners - Episode 13
Princess P applies her proportional reasoning skills to the world of party planning in this exciting math series. In this episode she uses a timeline to schedule a music festival.
7:28 am
Doozers
Follow Your Nose
After a huge order at the bakery is cancelled, Molly's Dad, Baker Timberbolt, is left with 100 extra Smackleberry muffins. The Pod Squad run all over town trying to get rid of the muffins, but they quickly realize that instead of bringing the muffins to doozers, they should figure out a way to bring the doozers to the muffins!
7:42 am
Space Racers
Dodo in Distress
Coot has designed a new satellite dish for closer observation of Jupiter, which the Racers have to place in orbit around the giant gas planet. Meanwhile, in a scheme to broadcast his new TV channel all over the Solar System, Vulture plans to hijack the satellite for his own purposes. So he secretly dispatches Dodo to follow the Racers, and then plant a piggybacking transmitter on the dish.
7:54 am
TVOKids - The Space
Birthdays: April 25 - May 1
Happy Birthday!
8:00 am
Paw Patrol
Pups Save a School Day / Pups Turn on the Lights
Alex loses his back pack on the first day of school! Ryder and the PAW Patrol need to help him find it before the school bus comes. ---- Its Chase's birthday and the pups are planning a surprise party. A wind storm causes the power to go out in Adventure Bay! The PAW Patrol have to fix the power and save Chases Birthday party.
8:23 am
Zerby Derby
Depth Thoughts
Zack and Rex find a shallow part of Zerby Town Lake. They decide to make the shallow part even longer by dumping some gravel into the water. But when Bob the boat comes by he ends up stuck in the shallow water that wasn't shallow before.
8:31 am
Arthur
D.W. Rides Again/ Arthur Makes the Team
In the heart of every four-year-old lurks one big, gnawing desire: to get rid of those training wheels! Arthur's playing baseball on a team with Binky, Buster, Francine and the Brain. Can Coach Frensky work with a team where everyone is fighting about who gets to be pitcher and no one wants to practise?
8:56 am
Dino Dan
Fishing for Dinos/ Dino Trackers
Dan teaches Uncle Jack how to fish like dinosaurs and pterosaurs. Dino Trackers: Dan is trying to track a Stegosaurus when Trek wants to join his game. Dan learns sometimes two brains are better than one.
9:19 am
Odd Squad
There might be Dragons / Dawn of the Read
When the power goes out in headquarters, Odd Squad must figure out a way to control the temperature of two dragon eggs which will hatch if they get too hot or too cold. --- The Odd Squad takes on a real page-turner of a case at the local library, where books are mysteriously coming to life.
9:46 am
Wild Kratts
Panda Power Up!,
While checking out the endangered Giant panda, the Wild Kratts get stranded in the bamboo forests of China without their vehicles or equipment. They must figure out how to 'power up' in time to help save the pandas, who are being turned into roboticized stuffed toys by the nefarious villain, Zach Varmitech. An 'ancient panda secret' just might lead to the creature power that will restart their engines and save the pandas.
10:13 am
Jack
Saturn's Rings
Jack has to find a way to rescue Rocket after the little dog accidentally launches the ship and gets it stuck in Saturn's rings.
10:24 am
Making Stuff
Stickers
Computers, presses, inks and paper run at high speed to turn out stickers and labels. Gears and Wiz see how colours are added step by step to create an image.
10:30 am
Science Max: Experiments at Large
Water Car
Water power! A home-made water-powered car gets maxed out to a 500 litre version. Plus: Phil flies on jets of water, and shows how to carve a pumpkin in 15 seconds with a pressure washer
10:52 am
Ask Sara
Ask Sara - Why does my heart beat faster when I run?
NA
10:54 am
Pop It!
Bounce Up Part One
Briana teaches us some cool new moves from "Jump Jump," as we snap our fingers, look for our friends, and bounce around. It's time to get up in here and have some fun!
11:00 am
Gastroblast (Long Version)
Buttermilk Biscuits / Chicken Pot Pie
Link has a recipe and some sure-fire techniques that promise light and tasty Buttermilk Biscuits. --- Link takes great care in making a lovely sauce and filling for Chicken Pot Pie, showing that pies can also be savoury, instead of sweet.
11:23 am
Story Explorers
The Friends Finding Treasure
Story Explorer Pawandeep tells his story: The Friends Finding Treasure.
11:26 am
TVOKids music videos.
I Can Music Video
This music video, starring the TVOKids hosts Kara, Melissa and Daniel. I Can, demonstrates how children overcome obstacles to reach a goal.
11:30 am
The Prime Radicals
Once Upon Five Minutes of Time / Taking Your Temperature
Kevin visits a radio DJ to learn more about clocks and time management. ---- To show Uncle Norm how cool it is to know about different temperatures, Alanna makes a hands-on visit to a master glass blower, who treats us to a wide variety of hot and cold issues she deals with every day.

Afternoon

12:00 pm
Sports Lab
Table Tennis
Brother and sister duo Antong and Anda are hoping to sharpen their table tennis game with some help from guest pro Jimmy. Nykeem and the kids get a chance to flex their skills when Dr. Heather unpacks the science of muscle memory.
12:11 pm
A World of Wonders
Tortoise Islands: The Galapagos Islands
Cari's aboard the Galapagos Explorer en route to Santa Cruz Island, which is home to the Charles Darwin Research Station where giant sea tortoises are being bred in captivity. There are giant tortoises in the wild too, and Cari wants to see them. At the end of a long day, she snorkels among Galapagos' friendly creatures.
12:22 pm
Pop It!
1,2 Step, Then Freeze!
Briana teaches the final part of catchy main routine from the chorus. We learn how to do the "one two step" before we "freeze!" Music, please!
12:30 pm
Annedroids
Wilderness Tech - Part 2
Anne's Droids is a science based action-adventure series for 6-9 year olds that follows the adventures of of genius kid-scientist Anne, her human assistant Nick, and her 'droid' Pal, Hand and Eyes.
12:53 pm
Zooville
Horses
Find out how police horses are trained.
1:00 pm
The Mystery Files - TV
The Mystery of Bread
From the label ,#1,, the gang realizes they're looking for the best of something. But what? Turns out, they're looking for the best bread, as they make challah with a baker, bannock at the First Nations Café, and pizza dough at a pizzeria. But the mystery deepens.
1:22 pm
Making Stuff
Kite
Wiz and Gears go to a kite making factory, where gorgeous colourful works of art are painted and sewed into flying masterprieces.
1:27 pm
TVOKids - The Space
It Matters - Duane: Ibetsam's Question
Ibetsam was bullied at a park. Counsellor Duane has advice for him to handle the situation.
1:30 pm
Arthur
Citizen Frensky/ D.W.'s Backpack Mishap
Francine's new paper, The Frensky Star, complete with embarrassing photos and sensationalized headlines, is a smashing success ... until her friends stop speaking to her. Somebody has stolen D.W.'s backpack! In the backpack left behind, D.W. finds clues in an assortment of exotic objects.
1:54 pm
Story Explorers
Agent Team-Up
Story Explorer Owen tells his story: Agent Team-Up.
2:00 pm
The Jungle Book (Long Version)
Python's Hiccups / The Elephant Call
Kaa is silently hunting when Mowgli accidently knocks him down on the ground, and then Kaa can't stop hiccuping! --- Mowgli, Hita and Appu are looking for their cousin and relatives but they can't spot them. Hathi is worried that they aren't there at the jungle yet. Mowgli offers to go look for them.
2:22 pm
Beats in Bites
Fillers
Our beatbox stars fill in the space between the beats to make a melody.
2:30 pm
Dinosaur Train
Dinos A to Z: Classification / Dinos A to Z: A to Z Picnic
The Pteranodon family rides the Dinosaur Train - now with extra cars attached -- as it continues picking up more dinosaurs that are in the `Dinosaurs A to Z' song. The Pteranodon family reunites with some dinosaurs they've met before, and are introduced to species they've never met! The Pteranodon kids also learn about classification, and Don leads the way organizing the dinosaurs on the Train by their species, features, and size. The Pteranodon family is on the Dinosaur Train, now very crowded with all 26 dinosaurs mentioned in the `Dinosaurs A to Z' song. The Train has added more extra cars than it ever has, and there's even an additional engine to help pull the Train to Troodon Town. At Troodon Town, all the dinosaurs have fun at a picnic, and then Tiny leads the 26 different `A to Z' dinosaurs in a fun, rousing, and historic singing of the `Dinosaurs A to Z' song!
2:59 pm
Tinga Tinga Tales
Why Hippo has No Hair
You see there was a time when Hippo did have hair... lots of hair!
3:11 pm
Mouk
In Search of the Yeti
Mouk and Chavapa are in Tibet, where they walk with a guide to a monastery high in the mountain for a traditional celebration. Will they come across the terrible Yeti, or is it just a legend?
3:23 pm
The Day Henry Met...
The Day Henry Met... A Life Boat
Henry meets a friendly Life Boat. Henry learns all about Life Boats as they chat on the beach but unfortunately there is a Donkey stuck out at sea in need of rescue. Henry becomes a Life Guard for the day, races across the waves, meets an Ocean Liner before rescuing Donkey and his favourite coconut drink.
3:30 pm
Thomas & Friends (CG)
Thomas and the Snowman Party
It's winter on Sodor and the children are busy building a snowman. The children need a hat to complete their snowman and Thomas decides to help.
3:40 pm
Zou
Zou says Sorry
When Zou accuses Poc of breaking a model plane that he just built (a few feathers are found amongst the wreckage) Poc is rather hurt. And even more so as, when Grandma explains that it was her doing; she knocked it down from its perch with her feather duster
3:52 pm
Hi Opie!
Snow Day
On the day of a big snowstorm, Opie and Ms. Doney are the only two that make it to class.
4:00 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Save and Ace / Pups Save a Wedding
Skye's favorite stunt pilot, Ace Soarenson, is heading to Adventure Bay to put on a fantastic air show. --- Farmer Al and Farmer Yumi are getting married! Famer's Yumi's barn is being decorated for the big day and all the pups are helping.
4:23 pm
Zerby Derby
Puddle Too Deep
While exploring Zerby Town Forest, Zack and Rex come across a puddle. But they can't explore the other side of the puddle because it gets too deep for Zack. They try to come up with solutions to make the puddle shallower so Zack can cross to the other side.
4:30 pm
Arthur
Castles in the Sky/ Tipping the Scales
The gang is devastated after their tree house collapses. Can architect Frank Gehry get them to agree on a new design and help them to rebuild? Everyone in Arthur's chorus group is excited about their upcoming performance in Crown City. But then strict Dr. Fugue replaces fun Mrs. Krasny as their teacher.
4:56 pm
Dino Dan
Mini Dino / The Three Little Paleontologists
When Dan goes mini-golfing with Cory and his Dad some pesky dinosaurs steal Dan's lucky ball and Dan has to get it back. Based on the Three Little Pigs, Dan tells the story of The Three Little Paleontologists Kami, Jordan and Angie and what material would make the best dino watching fort.
5:19 pm
Odd Squad
My Better Half / The Confalones
When symmetrical objects become vandalized, Olive and Otto must figure out why. --- Olive and Otto investigate when objects and, eventually, people start disappearing inside an Italian restaurant.
5:46 pm
Wild Kratts
Let the Rhinos Roll
The Wild Kratts team is on an important mission to find out why rhinos are mysteriously disappearing from the African Savannah.
6:12 pm
Jack
Rain, Rain Go Away
Against the rules, Jack brings a new ship to Earth to test out. Jack is unaware that the turbo drive is malfunctioning until it turns a regular storm cloud into a cloud of concentrated acid rain, which is due to rain on the pond. Jack has to find a way to neutralize the acid cloud before Sam's beloved Mr Jerry (a frog in the pond) is neutralized instead.
6:23 pm
Making Stuff
Wigs
Things get hairy at the wig factory as Gears and Wiz find out what is involved in making a beautiful, realistic hairpiece.
6:30 pm
Bushwhacked
King Brown Snake
From underwater to one of the world's most deadliest land-dwelling creatures, this week our two adventurers will help save the deadly King Brown Snake from extinction!
6:54 pm
Let's Find Out
Let's Find Out - Kilometres
In this episode Ruth and Melissa figure out how far 1 kilometre is.

Evening

7:00 pm
Sea's Strangest Square Mile
It's the planet's strangest square mile of sea. At first sight it is featureless and devoid of life, yet some of the ocean's most bizarre creatures live here, with incredibly engineered bodies and optical abilities from which science is still learning. Like the set of a sci-fi fantasy, nightmare predators lurk below the sea floor waiting to strike.
7:55 pm
Learning Portraits
Ontario Vignette: Dan Kunanec
Part of TVO's Never Stop Learning brand campaign, Dan Kunanec talks about teaching the Green Industries course at Don Mills CI, and how it is a learning experience everyday.
8:00 pm
Secrets of the Castle
Secrets of the Castle - Episode 1
Peter and Tom set to work straight away learning the skills of the medieval stonemasons to construct a beautiful spiral staircase. After digging stone out of the quarry they take it to the tracing floor, where every stone is marked out using the most closely guarded knowledge of the medieval castle builders: geometry. Then each step is hand carved, a three-day task, before being winched into place using the treadmill-powered crane.
9:00 pm
Apocalypse: World War One
Ep. 1 - Fury
On June 28th, 1914, the assination of an obscure Austrian archduke in Sarajevo triggers the most disastrous conflict the world has ever known. Germany becomes an enemy to France, invades Belgium, and in September arrives at the gates of Paris. Will Germany win the war so quickly?
9:54 pm
Behind the Lens
Behind The Lens (Fight Like Soldiers)
Filmmaker Patrick Reed talks about the making of his documentary film "Fight Like Soldiers Die Like Children.
10:00 pm
The World's War: Forgotten Soldiers of Empire
The World's War
David Olusoga challenges our perceptions of the First World War with the stories of the millions of Indian, African and Asian troops and ancillaries who fought and died alongside white European troops on the western front and elsewhere.
11:00 pm
Big Wind
This film explores the conflict over the controversial development of industrial wind turbines in Ontario. It is a divisive issue that at times pits neighbour against neighbour, residents against corporations, and the people against their government.

Late Night

12:00 am
Sea's Strangest Square Mile
It's the planet's strangest square mile of sea. At first sight it is featureless and devoid of life, yet some of the ocean's most bizarre creatures live here, with incredibly engineered bodies and optical abilities from which science is still learning. Like the set of a sci-fi fantasy, nightmare predators lurk below the sea floor waiting to strike.
12:53 am
Learning Portraits
Ontario Vignette: Dan Kunanec
Part of TVO's Never Stop Learning brand campaign, Dan Kunanec talks about teaching the Green Industries course at Don Mills CI, and how it is a learning experience everyday.
1:00 am
Secrets of the Castle
Secrets of the Castle - Episode 1
Peter and Tom set to work straight away learning the skills of the medieval stonemasons to construct a beautiful spiral staircase. After digging stone out of the quarry they take it to the tracing floor, where every stone is marked out using the most closely guarded knowledge of the medieval castle builders: geometry. Then each step is hand carved, a three-day task, before being winched into place using the treadmill-powered crane.
2:00 am
Apocalypse: World War One
Ep. 1 - Fury
On June 28th, 1914, the assination of an obscure Austrian archduke in Sarajevo triggers the most disastrous conflict the world has ever known. Germany becomes an enemy to France, invades Belgium, and in September arrives at the gates of Paris. Will Germany win the war so quickly?
2:54 am
Behind the Lens
Behind The Lens (Fight Like Soldiers)
Filmmaker Patrick Reed talks about the making of his documentary film "Fight Like Soldiers Die Like Children.
3:00 am
The World's War: Forgotten Soldiers of Empire
The World's War
David Olusoga challenges our perceptions of the First World War with the stories of the millions of Indian, African and Asian troops and ancillaries who fought and died alongside white European troops on the western front and elsewhere.
4:00 am
Big Wind
This film explores the conflict over the controversial development of industrial wind turbines in Ontario. It is a divisive issue that at times pits neighbour against neighbour, residents against corporations, and the people against their government.
5:00 am
Health Minister Eric Hoskins and The Agenda's Week
Ontario's Health Minister Eric Hoskins joins The Agenda to discuss contract negotiations with the province's doctors, followed by a response from the Ontario Medical Association. Also, highlights from The Agenda's three WGSI programs, exploring energy access in Canada's indigenous and northern communities, global energy poverty and the future of energy.
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