SUPER WHY Media: Videos and Music


The episodes, video clips, and music from the SUPER WHY series are an essential part of the Reading Camps experience. Here you will find links to the videos and music for each week of the SUPER WHY Reading Camps. You can download each for later use, or play directly from this site. Stations can request DVDs with the episode and related video clips from Mary Haggerty at WGBH Outreach. (mary_haggerty@wgbh.org)




Week 1 Episodes and Video Clips



Week 2 Episodes and Video Clips
  • “Hansel and Gretel: A Healthy Adventure” full episode (Download - Right Click and Save As | View)
    Red loves to eat sugary snacks, but they make her tired all the time. The Super Readers fly into the Hansel and Gretel story to meet with the witch and learn about eating healthy snacks.


  • Alpha Pig Clip #2 (Download - Right Click and Save As | View)
    With the help of Super You, Alpha Pigs finds the right letters on his alphabet map that leads the Super Readers to the witch’s house.

  • Princess Presto Clip #2 (Download - Right Click and Save As | View)
    Princess Presto uses her Magic Spelling Wand to sound and spell out the word carrot.

  • Super Why Clip #2 (Download - Right Click and Save As | View)
    Super Why uses his Why Writer to change the words in the sentence, “The witch lived in a house made of cookies and candy.



Week 3 Episodes and Video Clips
  • “Around The World Adventure” full episode (Download - Right Click and Save As | View)
    Our friends are talking to their new friend on the computer, but they don’t know where she lives! The Super Readers head into the story of Around the World Adventure, to meet Wobblebottom, who needs to find out where his friend Sophie the seal is living! Together they learn to use a Map to help find their friends!

  • Alpha Pig Clip #3 (Download - Right Click and Save As | View)
    With the help of Super You, Alpha Pigs finds the letters on in the word rope to make a rope to pull the Super Readers out of the Quicksand.

  • Princess Presto Clip #3 (Download - Right Click and Save As | View)
    In the foggy Bamboo Forest, Princess Presto uses her Magic Spelling Wand to sound and spell out the “sun” to make the sun come out so they are able to see where they’re going!

  • Super Why Clip #3 (Download - Right Click and Save As | View)
    Super Why uses his Why Writer to change the words in the sentence, “Wigglesbottom sees a picture of Sophie.” to “Wigglesbottom sees a picture of the world.” to find Sophie and Save the Day!

  • Woofster Clip #1 (Download - Right Click and Save As | View)
    When the Super Readers come upon a sign for Quicksand, Woofster uses his Doggie Dictionary to tell the Super Readers what Quicksand means!



Week 1 Music




Week 2 Music




Week 3 Music

Additional Resources:

PBS Teachers PBS Raising Readers PBS Parents