TV Schedule

Monday, September 17, 2018

Morning

6:01 am
Ella the Elephant
Stylish Ella
Picture Day is coming up at Ella's school and everyone is excited, especially Belinda. She thinks it would fun if everyone did something different for their school pictures. Belinda takes charge and tells Tiki to lose her glasses. Then she tells Ella to ditch her old hat and get something a little more stylish. Ella tries out Belinda's fancy make over but realizes she's not being true to herself.
6:14 am
Doki
Treetop Team / A Whale of a Tale
One day, Fico decides to turn a big tarpaulin into a Team Doki-sized hammock. The only problem is... where can they hang it up? They'd need the biggest trees in the world! So they fly off to REDWOOD NATIONAL PARK, CALIFORNIA, USA. But are the biggest trees in the world, big enough for Fico's giant hammock? As they explore the forest from bottom to top, they discover that the Giant Redwoods are well named. And when Mundi sees 'smoke', they embark on a Giant Redwood rescue mission! --- Team Doki has volunteered to help with a concert for the Great Barrier Reef, on the AUSTRALIAN COAST. When they arrive, their host Taree plays the didgeridoo piece he's written for the event, inspired by 'whale song'! But Fico is sceptical. Do whales really sing? Taree says they do - and he can prove it! He takes Doki's gang out in a boat, to see the coral reef and learn how important it is to sea life. And when they discover a baby whale in trouble, it's Fico and Taree who lead it to safety, with their 'whale music.'
6:36 am
Hi Opie!
Opie's Other Half
Opie and Gavin try to find all the things they have in common with each other.
6:44 am
Tee & Mo
Camp Out
Tee and Mo decide to have a camp out in the garden, but it seems there is always one more thing from his bedroom that Tee needs to help him fall asleep.
6:51 am
Zerby Derby
Gravel Gully
Gravel Gully is a great place to race, but it's a long way from Zerby Town. Everytime Zack and Lily make the trek out there, they have to turn around and come home before they get to play. They try going as fast as they can to get there, even straightening the road. Then they realize Gravel Gully is a very short distance across Turbo Town Lake. But they can't drive across the water... or can they?
6:59 am
Odd Squad
Agent Obfusco
Olive and Otto become concerned when they find out their Odd Squad test is being administered by Agent Obfusco - a mysterious agent who speaks only in word problems.
7:15 am
Paw Patrol
Pups Save the Flying Food
Mr. Porter's drone delivery system goes berserk when he loses the remote control.
7:27 am
OddTube
See It, Solve It.
Olympia shows viewers how to solve an odd problem.
7:29 am
Wild Kratts
Creature Power Challenge
After getting caught in the middle of a tussle between a grumpy rhino and an outraged elephant, Martin and Chris decide to have a contest to decide what's stronger - elephant or rhino powers.
7:57 am
Arthur
Muffy Misses Out / Arthur Takes a Stand
Muffy worries that her friends don't need her anymore when they plan a successful bake sale without her. --- Arthur thinks Mrs. MacGrady is being treated unfairly, so - with some guidance from special guest Congressman John Lewis - he decides the best way to take a stand is to take a seat. *Special credit music performed by Chance the Rapper
8:23 am
Raven's Quest
Peyton
Peyton is an 8-year-old Métis girl from Winnipeg, Manitoba. Peyton loves to jig and would like to be a Métis jig teacher when she grows up. At her school for the Métis Family Fun Day, Peyton gives us a tour of the event and then teaches everyone how to do a traditional jig!
8:31 am
Splash and Bubbles
Tooth Treasure
The kids find a tooth lying in the sand outside the reef and they are determined to return it to the owner, even when they find out it's a shark!
8:43 am
Space Racers
To Tell the Truth
Scanning space through a telescope, Robyn spots a new asteroid but can't determine its size. Observing from a distance can play tricks with the truth: faraway objects may look small but can approach us quickly, and objects closer to Earth can seem larger but might still take a while to reach us. When Raven and Crow are sent into space to measure the asteroid, Eagle, hurt at being passed over for the mission, boasts that he's glad he's not going because he and Hawk would miss the big Cosmic Birds concert. Trouble is, they don't have tickets - and the event is all sold out. Caught in their lie, the two friends are teased at school the next day, and turn on each other - becoming so honest that it's hurtful. But they must put their squabble aside and work together to save Raven when his hubris gets him in trouble with the asteroid. In the end everyone learns a lesson about honesty, and what constitutes the truth.
8:55 am
Can You Imagine That!
Comic Book Artist
Owen wants to be a comic book artist and create books that are stories with both words and pictures. He would draw different settings and characters in action inside the panels of a comic book, and when the panels are placed together, they tell the story. The best part of being a comic book artist is when the story is full of exciting action, even the words are written like action. CRASH! BANG! POW!
9:01 am
Paw Patrol
Pups Save Apollo / Pups Save the Hippos
The Pups are delighted to be spending the whole day watching an Apollo-Super-Pup marathon on TV. When everyone but Rubble falls asleep, Apollo gets captured by his greatest foe - The Spider King - and appeals directly to Rubble for help from the TV screen. Now it's up to Paw Patrol get to The Spider King's lair to help free their hero. They have to use everything they've got to get Apollo, and themselves out of danger. --- When Raimundo's newest circus animal act - Hippo-Daisy and her Dancing Hippo Babies - knocks down the trapeze, Ryder and the Paw Patrol need to rebuild the structure in time for the big show. Meanwhile, the Hippos escape their enclosure, and the Paw Patrol needs to head them off before they dance into danger by congaing across Rickety Ridge Bridge. Fortunately, Zuma knows where to find the Hippos' favourite treat.
9:24 am
Doozers
Mega Magnet Mover
Flex is making a clock for his Grandpa's birthday. But as he goes to put the finishing touches on his design, he realizes he's lost his Doodriver. Re-tracing his steps with the help of a giant magnet and his friends, Flex is able to track down his favourite tool just in time for the party!
9:38 am
Rob the Robot
Show and Share
Rob and friends are playing show and share, but soon realize they have nothing new to show! They travel to Discovery Planet to find new items...but not all of their finds are what they seem!
9:51 am
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Bunny-Sitting Adventure
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave help Hatty bunny-sit the three Little Bunnies. They discover the secret to successful bunny-sitting is to play, eat and then sleep, ending the day with a good bedtime story.
10:02 am
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small
Miffy and the Bird
On a snowy day Miffy tries to help a bird by bringing him inside. Mummy teaches her that birds don't belong in people's houses, so Miffy makes the bird a house of his own.
10:09 am
Tee & Mo
Mo For a Morning
When Mo wakes up with a cold, who's there to take over mum duties? Tee of course!
10:16 am
Bing
Sleepover
Coco is staying at Bing's house for her very first sleepover and as she produces her collection of Rainbow Fairy Mice and insists on playing the Goodnight Game it's not long before the differences in their bedtime routines emerge.
10:24 am
Are You Ready?
Zipping Zippers
Our friend shows us how he zips up his coat, all by himself.
10:28 am
Lily's Driftwood Bay
Bulls Might Fly
Lily and Dad have fun flying Dad's little toy wooden plane, and over on Driftwood Bay there is great excitement as Lord Stag makes plans to fly off the Great North Cliff! Bull gets more than he bargained for when he gives Lord Stag a hand.
10:35 am
Zou
Zou the Musician
After his piano lesson with Nanna, Zou discovers that other members of his family have musical talents too. He tries out Grandpa's old trombone, Dad's guitar and Mum's tambourine. He likes them all but can't decide which one is his favourite - so he decides to play them all at once.
10:47 am
Zou
Zou and the Football
When Zak loses Zou's ball in the park, they have to try and find it. Instead of finding the ball, they find an old snow globe that belonged to Uncle Zavier and Aunt Zelda.
10:59 am
Hi Opie!
Opie's Big Performance
Opie gets really excited to recite a poem, but then forgets all the words.
11:06 am
Tee & Mo
Music Video: Come on Get Up
A monkey mom, Mo, and her 3 year old son Tee, dance and enjoy musical moments together.
11:09 am
Zerby Derby
Yoo Hoo / Axle's Hill / Balancing Boats and Floats
Zack and Lily take different paths to Zerby Town Marsh. When they get there they can't see each other. The Zerbies can talk to each other with their radios, but they still have to find each other. Lily tries honking her horn for Zack to find her, but the noise echoes, making it hard for Zack to figure out where it's coming from. Lily tries shaking a tree, but the only tree that's small enough for her to shake is too small for Zack to see. Finally, they hit upon the idea of using something they can both see (an old, dead tree) to drive towards until they find each other. --- Zack comes upon Axle who is struggling to drive up a hill with a large flag that he made. Axle's tires aren't very good at gripping the dirt. Zack's tires are very grippy but he doesn't have enough power to climb the hill with Axle's big flag. They call the strongest Zerby they know, Rex. But Rex can't climb the hill either, because he's a heavy truck and even all his power isn't enough to make it up the hill. Sandy the bulldozer comes by and the Zerbies learn that not only are Bulldozers super powerful, but the caterpillar treads grip the dirt even better than wheels. Sandy not only carries the flag to the top of the hill, but tows up Axle, Zack and Rex as well. --- Bob the Boat and Flynn the Float-Plane meet up with the Construction Zerbies, who, with the help of Fran the Ferry, are moving rocks across the lake. Bob and Flynn want to help move rocks. Bob has Strut place a rock on his front, but that just tips him forward. Flynn tries a rock on his back, but that just tips him backward. They both try their sides but that doesn't seem to work either. Zack comes by and shows them how he has his rock right in the middle - where it balances. Bob and Flynn decide to try, try again, this time with rocks right in the middle, where they feel they balance the best. Sure enough, when the rocks are in the right spot Bob and Flynn can carry them across the lake with no problem.
11:29 am
I'm a Fish
I'm a Clown Fish
The Clown Fish likes to live in a nice and clean home; eating the scraps and looking after the children, at least until it's their turn to replace the female.
11:31 am
Now You Know
Rhyme
Howie and Baboo visit singer-songwriter Keshia Chante at a sound recording studio, where she shows them how to rhyme. Then they rap a rhyme on the microphone!
11:38 am
Doggy Day School
Koda and the Three Bears
After Rosie finishes reading the others the story of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears" Koda wants to put on a play of Goldilocks. They all start practicing their play, but Koda quickly becomes very bossy, and insists that he get all the good parts. He wants to be Goldilocks and the bears! After a while, no one wants to be in the play with him any more. Koda stubbornly persists at playing on his own but soon finds that it isn't any fun. He realises that he had been hogging all the fun. To entice the others into playing with him again he hides their snacks and leads the very excited and hungry 'four bears' on an intriguing reinvention of the 'Goldilocks' story, following clues and crumbs to find out what's happened to their missing snacks.
11:50 am
Bitz and Bob
Sinking Feeling
When Ranger Bevel gets stuck in a pile of soft snow on High Snowy Mountain, Bitz needs to work out how they can pull him out, without sinking into it too!

Afternoon

12:01 pm
You Can Do It Too
Sinking Feeling
When heavy things are put on soft surfaces like sand they sometimes sink. We're making sand shoes from cardboard and ribbon -spreading the weight across a bigger surface area can help to stop that sinking feeling. Our friends give it a try!
12:05 pm
Paw Patrol
Pup, Pup and Away
When Mayor Goodway accidentally takes off in a hot air balloon, Ryder and the Paw Patrol must make a dramatic rescue to save her and win the race!
12:17 pm
Floogals
Project Magnets
Flo's fizzer gets stuck to a magnet in the boy's backpack and he's about to leave for school. Boomer has to fine tune his fizzer skills pronto and learn how magnets work to help rescue Flo's ship.
12:29 pm
Dinosaur Train
Where Have All the Lizards Gone & Conductor's Sleepover
The Conductor takes the Pteranodon Family for a special trip to Lizard Island, where they discover that it's been overrun by plants and bugs, and there are few precious lizards left. The Conductor concludes that the Changyuraptor Family (that he dropped off there awhile ago, and has since multiplied) has been eating all the lizards and throwing the entire ecosystem out of balance. Can the Pteranodon Family and Mr. Conductor convince the Changyuraptor Family to leave their home in order to get the island ecosystem back in balance? --- With a hurricane looming, the Pteranodon Family convinces the Conductor to leave his train for the night and come with them to the safety of their hurricane shelter (a large, underground cave). But the Conductor has a hard time getting comfortable away from his train. Can the family and the Conductor pull together and help a family of beached Ichthyosaurs back into the ocean after the hurricane leaves them beached on the shore?
12:56 pm
Let's Find Out
Making Money
This is a math series supporting a greater understanding of financial literacy. In this episode, Melissa and Shamus earn money doing chores around the house.
1:00 pm
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Cheerleader Adventure
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave cheer Little Lamb on in her first big running race. But will their cheerleader chant be good enough to help Little Lamb beat the champ, Speedy Sheep?!
1:11 pm
Mr. Moon
Wishing Star
Silva wants to visit the Wishing Star and discovers that it's Venus.
1:24 pm
Bing
Surprise Machine
Bing and Sula have a penny each for the Surprise Machine in Padget's shop. Sula gets the silver rhino she wanted so Bing is convinced he will get the toy he wants too. When the Surprise Machine delivers his capsule Bing is upset to discover the alien he has set his heart on is not inside.
1:32 pm
Zou
Zou's Sledge
It's snowing, so Zou and Grandpa build a sled to take to the park. Zinnia brings her new sled with a fancy bell - but the bell falls off in the snow. They have to stop sledding and try to find it - luckily Poc is there to help!
1:44 pm
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small
Miffy the Farmer
When Miffy wants to be a farmer, the real farmer gives her a single seed to take care of. It's not easy being patient with it, but she sticks to it and grows her first sunflower.
1:51 pm
The Day Henry Met...
The Day Henry Met... a Horse
Today Henry meets a horse in a stable. It's the day of the big Equestrian games but a very disappointed Horse doesn't have a rider so he can't compete in the games. Henry becomes a show jumper and helps Horse win the top prize.
1:57 pm
I'm a Fish
I'm a Starfish
The Starfish shows us how they walk, see and eat, and all without bones to hold them up.
1:59 pm
Yeti Tales
Emile is invisible
Nina and Leon hide when Yetili looks for them, ready to tell them a story.
2:07 pm
Rob the Robot
Go Fly A Kite
Orbit has constructed amazing kites for the gang. Needing wind to fly them, they visit the Windy Planet. Once there, they're surprised to discover there is no wind on the Windy Planet. In fact not one of the numerous windmills they see is turning. Finally, thanks to Orbit's out of control remote control kite and Rob's keen observations, they realize that he windmills are actually giant fans and turning them on is what makes the Windy Planet windy.
2:19 pm
Zerby Derby
Rex in the Air
Rex the dump truck is usually happy building the jumps, rather than going off them. But today he wants to try jumping like Axle, who is the best jumper in Zerby Town. But Rex just isn't able to jump like Axle can, even though they are using the same jump. So Zack, Rex and Axle put their hoods together to figure out how Rex can make the jump.
2:27 pm
Frankie and Frank
The Letter D Dance Party
It's time for the Letter D Dance Party! Get ready to dance dance dance!
2:30 pm
Canada Crew
Great Lakes
Bebe builds a submarine, so she can go on an underwater great lakes adventure with Mo, where they meet the water brothers, Tyler and Alex Mifflin. Gavin explains the difference between a lake and a river.
2:37 pm
Mister Maker
Mister Maker 316
Mister Maker shows you the perfect boredom buster for a rainy day - splatter stencils! Find out how to make an incredible ice cream cone game and hilarious wobbly eggs that will never fall over. Guess the answer to the shape puzzle and watch 'The Mister Maker Kids' build a terrific teddy bear.
2:56 pm
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Playhouse Adventure
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave build a playhouse for Little Lamb, Baby Calf and Littlest Bunny. They chose the best location and work out which materials to use to create a perfect playhouse for all three friends to play in together.
3:08 pm
Space Racers
Sneezy Does It
On a routine mission to collect rock samples from Mars, the cadets cause an uproar when Hawk brings back a stone that contains living bacteria. Coot is overjoyed: the kids have discovered life on Mars!! As a reward, they're given the honor of being first to study the new life form in Coot's laboratory. But the more they analyze it, the more Robyn is puzzled. This bacteria looks so familiar... what is it?? They soon determine that the rock was contaminated by a sneeze from Hawk, who has a cold. Meanwhile, Coot has excitedly been telling everyone about the discovery! When the truth comes out, they're all crestfallen - until Coot explains that proving a theory wrong is often just as important as proving it right.
3:21 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Save Big Hairy / Pups Save a Flying Kitty
A huge monkey follows the Paw Patrol home, because it wants Rocky to scratch its back. --- When one of Humdinger's kittens finds herself in the cross hairs of a protective mother eagle, the Paw Patrol must leap into action to save her. Skye must conquer her fear of eagles to lead the high stakes, high altitude rescue mission.
3:45 pm
Ollie & Moon
Brazilian Carnival Cats
When Moon becomes a sensation because of a dance move she invented, she gets so excited about being famous, she forgets how uncomfortable her best friend Ollie is in the spotlight.
3:57 pm
I LOVE
Chess
Daniel loves to play chess.
4:00 pm
Odd Squad
The Trouble with Centigurps / Totally Odd Squad
Otto accidentally releases 100 small furry creatures in headquarters and recruits Oscar to help get them back before Ms. O finds out. --- In a flashback episode, Ms. O tells the story of how she defeated a villain called the Patternista back when she was an agent.
4:27 pm
Arthur
The Tattletale Frog / D.W. & Bud's Higher Purpose
When Bud is blamed for an accident D.W. causes, she has to decide whether to let her friend take the fall. --- D.W. and Bud can't wait to ride "The Buzzard," Wonder World's newest rollercoaster. Will they make it past the persnickety ticket taker...or will they come up short?
4:55 pm
Creature Mania
Episode 6
Today on Creature Mania we find out how many brains an octopus has, what's the story with fig wasps, and meet the world's biggest snake. We meet Ben and his dog Louis in Dog Tricks, and Rosie and her Chickens in Pet and Tell. We have a laugh with Panda, Pony and the Two Bobs and check out an animal with the power of prophecy.
5:21 pm
Wild Kratts
Termites vs. Tongues
When Aviva and Koki accidentally miniaturize themselves and get carried away by termites, Martin and Chris must split up to search for them.
5:49 pm
Dino Dana
Dino Kitty
When Mom tells Dana not to lure a neighbourhood cat inside the apartment, Dana goes one further and accidentally lures a Smilodon into her bedroom. But she thinks quickly and uses Nixon to sneak it back outside before Mom and Saara notice.
6:03 pm
Mystery Files
The Mystery of the Way We See
Taking and sharing photos is a breeze, but was this always the case? To find out, Kyla follows her clue and meets an artist who teaches her about the process of portraiture. E.B. meets with a Daguerreian artist and experiences what it was like to take someone's picture in the 1880s, head clamp and all! Finally, Kyla heads out to join a workshop led by a professional photographer!
6:26 pm
Raven's Quest
Howenadae
Howenadae is an 8-year-old Mohawk boy from Six Nations of the Grand River in Ontario. His favourite sport is lacrosse and he shows us his lacrosse equipment and a couple of smooth moves on the field. Howenadae explains why lacrosse is an important part of his culture. His family comes over for a potluck supper and all the cousins play lacrosse, golf and zombie tag!
6:33 pm
Look Kool
Spirals
Koolkatt tries to hypnotize Hamza with spirals. Why are spirals so captivating? To find out, Hamza meets a rebellious snail, shakes his crazy helix hair, and finds the biggest spiral around, The Milky Way galaxy.

Evening

7:00 pm
Ep. 12 - Day at the Races
Michael Buerk is joined by chef Anna Haugh to showcase the food served to the royal family when they enjoy a day at the races. Anna starts with a mini mutton pie à la Windsor, first served at Royal Ascot in the 1930s to King George VI. Historian Annie Gray discovers how Edward VII, when he was Prince of Wales, combined his two great loves - racing and food.
7:46 pm
Big tips for short docs: Charles Officer on building trust
Charles Officer spent a year and a half in the Toronto Community Housing neighbourhood of Villaways before he even brought his camera with him. He shares how you can build trust with the subjects you're working with for your own short documentary.
7:50 pm
Recruiting In Rural Medicine
Parts of northern Ontario are struggling to recruit and retain physicians. Ontario Hubs producer Jeyan Jeganathan travels to White River, Ont., a community that has been without a doctor for several years. And then to Marathon, Ont., a community that is seen as a model in rural medicine.
8:00 pm
Democracy on Trial in Ontario
The Agenda examines the controversy caused by premier Doug Ford's decision to use the notwithstanding clause to override a court decision and what that means for democracy in Ontario.
9:00 pm
Ep. 3 - The Americas
Geologist Iain Stewart uncovers clues hidden within the New York skyline, the anatomy of American alligators, and inside Bolivian silver mines to reconstruct how North and South America were created. We call these two continents the New World, and in a geological sense they are indeed new worlds, torn from the heart of an ancient supercontinent - the Old World of Pangaea.
10:00 pm
Ep. 3 - When Myth and History Rhyme
The concluding episode details the aftermath and response to the Rising in Ireland and abroad. The initial reaction of many Dubliners gave way to a grudging respect that grew exponentially with the British response. While ostensibly a failure, the rebellion created the conditions for a national revolution and changed the course of Irish history.
10:55 pm
Growing Vertical in Northern Ontario
Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan heads to Chelmsford, Ontario to see how one modular farm is reshaping the industry in northern Ontario.
11:00 pm
Democracy on Trial in Ontario
The Agenda examines the controversy caused by premier Doug Ford's decision to use the notwithstanding clause to override a court decision and what that means for democracy in Ontario.

Late Night

12:00 am
Ep. 3 - The Americas
Geologist Iain Stewart uncovers clues hidden within the New York skyline, the anatomy of American alligators, and inside Bolivian silver mines to reconstruct how North and South America were created. We call these two continents the New World, and in a geological sense they are indeed new worlds, torn from the heart of an ancient supercontinent - the Old World of Pangaea.
1:00 am
Ep. 3 - When Myth and History Rhyme
The concluding episode details the aftermath and response to the Rising in Ireland and abroad. The initial reaction of many Dubliners gave way to a grudging respect that grew exponentially with the British response. While ostensibly a failure, the rebellion created the conditions for a national revolution and changed the course of Irish history.
1:54 am
Learning Portraits
Learning Portrait: Dan Kunanec
Part of TVO's Learning Portraits series, Dan Kunanec talks about teaching the Green Industries course at Don Mills CI, and how it is a learning experience every day.
2:00 am
Ep. 12 - Day at the Races
Michael Buerk is joined by chef Anna Haugh to showcase the food served to the royal family when they enjoy a day at the races. Anna starts with a mini mutton pie à la Windsor, first served at Royal Ascot in the 1930s to King George VI. Historian Annie Gray discovers how Edward VII, when he was Prince of Wales, combined his two great loves - racing and food.
2:46 am
Climate Watch Shorts: Melting permafrost
Permafrost is an underground layer of soil or rock that stays frozen all year round, but in recent years it's been thawing. In some parts of the north the thaw has created sinkholes and is disrupting the natural order of life. The full force of climate change is visible at Polar Bear Provincial Park in Ontario's far north.
2:51 am
Rachel Romu: A Spotlight on Disability
Thunder Bay-born Rachel Romu is hoping to change the way the fashion industry views people with disabilities. As Ontario Hubs producer Jeyan Jeganathan explains, the former track athlete - turned model - is bringing visibility to disability one runway at a time.
3:00 am
Question Period: Monday, September 17, 2018
Discussions at Queen's Park today.
4:05 am
Smoke Traders
Told from an Indigenous perspective, this film looks at the controversy ignited by the Mohawk Nation's involvement in the tobacco trade, raising issues of sovereignty, economic independence and entrepreneurship versus what some see as illegal activity. The film follows Brian, a former tobacco runner from Akwesasne trying to go legit by starting a sustainable energy business, and Robbie, who runs a federally licensed cigarette factory in Kahnawake.
5:00 am
Democracy on Trial in Ontario
The Agenda examines the controversy caused by premier Doug Ford's decision to use the notwithstanding clause to override a court decision and what that means for democracy in Ontario.