The electric company is an american educational childrens television series created by paul dooley and produced by the childrens television workshop now called sesame workshop for pbs in the united states. Now i have a 5 year old son, and as he grew, i was surprised at the lack of concrete readingphonetics content on educational tvvideos compared to my childhood in the 70s. Can lisa overcome her fears in time to save the play, or will she have to give her part to annie. The electric company that premiered on pbs in 2009 was the first version of this show. Plug in to the power of the allnew electric companyand follow the adventures of four friends with unique literacy superpowers as. If you were between six and ten years old during the years 1971 through 1985, then there is a good chance you learned to read with help from the electric company. Watch the electric company 1970s season 2, episode 119 show 249. Pbs broadcast 780 episodes over the course of its six seasons from october 25, 1971, to april 15, 1977. Watch the best of the electric company 141971 part2 series on dailymotion. After it ceased production that year, the program continued in reruns from 1977 to 1985, the result of a decision made in 1975 to. The electric company media and resources entertain and engage children ages 59 while teaching four crucial areas of literacy that are challenging for struggling readers. This album is mostly ambient, kinda noisy, kinda reverby, and a little all over the place. Arthur crank, fargo north, decoder, the short circus, jennifer of the jungle, and all the rest with.
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Watch the electric company 1970s season 1, episode 30 show 29. The electric company season 1 episode 4 rotten tomatoes. A revival of the classic 1970s childrens series that teaches literacy skills through stories and interstitial segments that include animation, music videos, short films and sketch comedy. The electric company opening credits season 2 by chadodell. With luis avalos, jim boyd, morgan freeman, judy graubart.
Featured are the hard and soft sound of c, the consonant blend st, and the vowel sound ar. The electric company season 1 episode 3 jessica and hector plan to surprise their cousin with a bug zoo for his birthday party. Watch all 12 the electric company episodes from season 2,view pictures, get episode information and more. For whatever reason, my grade school would play this god damn movie every year from kindergarten to fifth grade. It would win an emmy for outstanding childrens series, and its soundtrack album. The electric company best of the electric company volume. Texas electric companies electric companies in texas. Watch the electric company season 1 episode 3 online lights, camera, beetles. Pbs broadcast 780 episodes over the course of its six seasons from october 25, 1971 to april 15, 1977. So, take a trip back in time with letterman, easy reader, j. Spidey super stories the beastly banana by thewebofthespider. And in our pc culture, the word gag while admittedly chock full of g sounds, feels like an odd one to use accompanied by a human demonstration no less. Like the original, this version was produced by sesame workshop.
The electric company 17b tv episode 1976 release info. A fourth season was planned, but the show was canceled before it went into production. Watch the electric company online stream full episodes. Apr 25, 2017 watch the best of the electric company 141971 part1 series on dailymotion. New episodes mondays, starting february 7th on pbs kids go. Lisa gets a case of stage fright when shes cast as the lead in hectors play. Ken roberts, luis avalos, zero mostel, mel blanc, mel brooks, gene wilder, morgan freeman, bill cosby. The best of the electric company 141971 part1 series. The illuminating company serves more than 700,000 customers in northeast ohio. Plug in to the power of the allnew electric company and follow the adventures of four friends with unique literacy superpowers as they foil the mischievou.
Apr 27, 2017 watch the best of the electric company 241971 part1 series on dailymotion. The electric company fargo north watch out for falling rocks by spgoals tv. When francine calls hector a liar on a neighborhood billboard, the electric company has to work together to help clear hectors name. Check out mel brooks, bill cosby, morgan freeman, rita moreno, joan rivers, and gene wilder getting hip with the lingo can ya dig it. Jul 15, 2006 79 videos play all classic electric company favorites from the 70s darthsideous1968 professor eric laithwaite. For instance, some of the words that kids are taught like reducing exercises dont really translate today. After it ceased production in 1977, the program continued in reruns until october. Luckily, were getting a nice starter set from shout factory in the best of the electric company, a 4disc collection of 20 episodes and a few other goodies. The electric company was a product of its time perennially cool and hip, while never wavering from its educational goals. Watch the electric company online full episodes of season 3. The public got its first glimpse of the electric company in a primetime special called here comes the electric company, a halfhour program that aired oct. Full episodes the electric company pbs learningmedia. Watch the electric company season 1 episode 1 online skills. The electric company tv 1971 works archive of our own.
It would win an emmy for outstanding childrens series, and its soundtrack album earned a. The best of the electric company 241971 part2 dailymotion. The electric company is an educational american childrens television series that was produced by the childrens television workshop for pbs in the united states. One of public televisions most popular childrens programs gets a facelift for todays mediadriven kids, boosting the interactive content, but the commendable goal of the program remains the same as it was in the 70s. The electric company is an american television series for young children ages 6 to 10 on pbs, derived from the 1971 series of the same name. Parents need to know that the electric company is a classic 70s educational show thats still a lot of fun, if a bit dated.
May 03, 2015 on the heels of its fabulously successful sesame street, the childrens television workshop ctw created the electric company. The first version of this show was mostly known for stories featuring spiderman and occasional appearances by bill cosby. The best of the electric company 241971 part1 dailymotion. The electric company fargo north watch out for falling rocks. The electric company tv show season 5 episodes list. This time im checking out the electric company, and this is one utility that one turn off your lights, instead theyre bringing you the power.
The best of the electric company 241971 part1 series. Check out greatest hits by electric company on amazon music. Watch all 28 the electric company episodes from season 1,view pictures, get episode information and more. Jan 19, 2009 the electric company that premiered on pbs in 2009 was the first version of this show. The best of the electric company 341971 part2 series. Sounds like a cross between royal astronomy and a pert cyclic omen.
Featuring a variety of content from the shows six seasonsfeaturing cast members bill cosby, morgan freeman seen above, rita moreno and moretheres a lot to enjoy. Decoding, vocabulary, comprehension of connected text, and reading motivation. On the heels of its fabulously successful sesame street, the childrens television workshop ctw created the electric company. Turn the power of reading back on with the grooviest of the groovy, the electric company.
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