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Zoboomafoo

Happy Lemur Day (#105)

Animal Junction becomes Lemur Central when Zoboo's friends, two ring tail lemurs, come for a visit. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Information For Teachers

Grade Levels
PreK-2
Curricular Areas
Science & Technology
Social Studies
Series Length
67 episodes
Average Episode Length
28 minutes
Record Rights
Record and retain for 1 year from each broadcast. No duplication allowed.
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Series Description: Designed especially for preschoolers, this groundbreaking energetic series is all about that great moment of discovery when a kid meets an animal for the first time. Using music, songs and sounds from around the world, the series teaches children how to respect and care for the creatures with which they share the planet. ZOBOOMAFO (pronounced zah-BOO-mah-foo) stars the Kratt brothers - Martin and Chris - and a playful and curious little lemur named Zoboomafoo. Through live action and the wonders of puppetry, animation and claymation, Zoboomafoo - "Zoboo" for short - is every little kid's dream: a wonderful talking animal who's a special friend.

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  • The Nose Knows (#101)

    Zoboo, Chris and Martin celebrate what a cool creature feature a nose is for elephants and coatis. [26 minutes]

  • Eye Spy (#102)

    Zoboo and the Kratt Brothers explore a world of animals in Animal Junction. [28 minutes]

  • Dinosaurs (#103)

    Martin and Chris arrive at Animal Junction determined to build a huge dinosaur model. [26 minutes]

  • Who's in the Hole? (#104)

    Zoboo and the Kratt Brothers explore a world of animals in Animal Junction. [28 minutes]

  • Swimming (#106)

    Everybody's swimming at Animal Junction, black jaguars, turtles, African penguins and even Zoboo! [26 minutes]

  • Slimy Buddies (#107)

    Zoboomafoo introduces young viewers to animals in a fun and energetic learning environment. [28 minutes]

  • Snowy Day (#108)

    Zoboo and the Kratt Brothers explore a world of animals in Animal Junction. [28 minutes]

  • Night Time (#109)

    The Kratt Brothers and Zoboo explore the world of animals and teach how to make friends with them. [28 minutes]

  • Climbing (#110)

    The Kratt Brothers and Zoboomafoo explore world of animals and learn to make friends with them. [28 minutes]

  • Fierce Creatures (#111)

    Zoboo and the Kratt Brothers encounter some very fierce creatures and learn all about them. [28 minutes]

  • Homes (#112)

    Zoboo and the Kratt Brothers look at the different ways in which animals make their homes. [28 minutes]

  • Puppies (#113)

    Zoboomafoo and the Kratt Brothers have their hands full when Animal Junction is invaded by puppies. [28 minutes]

  • Tracks (#114)

    Zoboomafoo and the Kratt Brothers learn about monkeys and other animals that can throw things. [28 minutes]

  • Fling (#115)

    The Kratt Brothers and Zoboomafoo explore animals and teach children how to make friends with them. [28 minutes]

  • Itchy (#116)

    The question for today on Zoobomafoo is "How do animals scratch an itch?" [28 minutes]

  • Ears Hear (#117)

    The Kratt Brothers "listen" in to the way the animal world hears. [28 minutes]

  • Feeling Good (#118)

    When a porcupine visits, the gang focuses on how animals have the best coats for where they live. [28 minutes]

  • Running (#119)

    Everybody is "Running" around Animal Junction. [28 minutes]

  • Animal Daycare (#120)

    Animal Junction is transformed into an animal daycare thanks to some frisky lynx and bobcat kittens. [28 minutes]

  • Giants (#121)

    The giraffe, elephant, camel and other giants of the animal kingdom pay a visit. [28 minutes]

  • Pets (#122)

    The Kratt Brothers make a play pen for 19 pets and learn about cats, dogs, fish and even cows! [28 minutes]

  • Bears (#123)

    Animal Junction becomes the stomping ground for a number of bears, wolverines and kinkajous. [28 minutes]

  • Lids (#124)

    Animal Junction becomes a petting zoo when all sorts of goats and sheep decide to visit. [28 minutes]

  • Great Singers (#125)

    Martin, Chris and Zoboomafoo tackle the Herculean task of trying to get a kookaburra to sing. [28 minutes]

  • Playtime (#126)

    Lion cubs, kittens, ducklings and children visit Animal Junction for some much needed recreation. [28 minutes]

  • Fast & Slow (#127)

    Zoboomafoo learns the difference between fast and slow animals when a cheetah and a snail stop by. [28 minutes]

  • Horses (#128)

    Zoboomafoo spends some time with a foal and her mother, a strong Belgian horse. Zebras visit. [28 minutes]

  • Bathtime (#129)

    Martin and Chris give three very muddy dogs and venture into the wild for elephant bath time! [28 minutes]

  • Jumpers (#130)

    From kangaroos to frogs, the "jumpers" of the wild are given free reign at Animal Junction. [28 minutes]

  • Funny Faces (#131)

    The Kratt brothers and Zoboomafoo scour the wild and Animal Junction for animals with funny faces. [28 minutes]

  • Spots and Stripes (#132)

    Zoboo paints himself with spots and stripes and the gang learns about being a camouflaged creature [28 minutes]

  • Sand (#133)

    Meerkats, a scorpion and a camel stop by for a visit as a sandstorm buries Animal Junction. [28 minutes]

  • Water Creatures (#134)

    Two African penguins stop by and the Kratts play ball in the big pond with a black jaguar. [28 minutes]

  • Who's Inside The Egg? (#135)

    Rhode Island Red chicks hatch at Animal Junction, along with a baby alligator. [28 minutes]

  • Hail to Tails (#136)

    Chris and Martin decide to create supertails that combine all the best elements of creature tails. [28 minutes]

  • Cats (#137)

    The guys wonder if wild cats are similar to house cats and go to see if lions and cougars purr. [28 minutes]

  • Four F's (#138)

    Zoboo, Chris and Martin explore creature coats made of fur, feathers, fat and fun! [28 minutes]

  • Stinky (#139)

    A skunk visits Animal Junction, Chris tries to make his own scent and Jackie gives a dog a bath. [28 minutes]

  • Bzzz (#140)

    Chris and Martin get a bug's eye perspective when they shrink down to insect size. [28 minutes]

  • Green Creatures (#201)

    Zoboo realizes that plants and trees are as alive as all the creatures he meets in Animal Junction. [28 minutes]

  • Brain Power (#202)

    Brainiac the chimpanzee helps the Kratt Brothers and Zoboo build an "Invisibility Machine." [26 minutes]

  • Bovine (#203)

    A cow, her calf and a red kangaroo visit. The Kraff Brothers go to India to see how cows live. [28 minutes]

  • Snake Bellies (#204)

    Zoboo is very excited when an Amazon tree boa and her babies show up in Animal Junction. [28 minutes]

  • Humans (#205)

    A class of kindergarten kids arrives to help Zoboo learn about what it's like to be human. [28 minutes]

  • Zoboo The Super Lemur (#206)

    After Zoboo reads a superhero comic book, Muscles and Muscley help him become a Super Lemur. [28 minutes]

  • Pop Goes The Tiger (#207)

    Zobo builds a superball that takes him to India while Tiger cubs pounce on balls in Animal Junction. [26 minutes]

  • Powerhouse (#208)

    Zoboo wants to be as powerful as a snow leopard and Toothbrush the elephant who are visiting. [26 minutes]

  • Talk to Me (#209)

    The Kratt Brothers and Toothbrush help Zoboo learn how animals communicate with each other. [28 minutes]

  • Flying Buddies (#210)

    The Kratt Brothers build Zoboo a pair of wings and he flies to India and learns more about flight. [28 minutes]

  • Creature Neighbors (#211)

    Two fox kits help Zoboo locate the first piece of the puzzle for the treasure hunt. [28 minutes]

  • Buddies (#212)

    Zoboo wants a special friend that can depend. After searching he finds Shark, the chameleon. [28 minutes]

  • Can You Feel It? (#213)

    Zoboo comes up with a game that a chimp, dog and a lemur can all have fun doing together. [28 minutes]

  • Fearfest (#214)

    Zoboo sees something frightening in the dark during a big thunderstorm. Grizzly bear cubs! [28 minutes]

  • Superclaw (#215)

    The Kratt Brothers create special claws for Zoboo so he can climb like the visiting kinkajous. [28 minutes]

  • Grow, Zoboo, Grow (#216)

    The Kratt Brothers take care of a human baby & a baby red kangaroo. Zoboo wants to help them grow. [28 minutes]

  • Don't Fence Me In (#217)

    Zoboo invites a wolverine to live with, only to realize that there's not enough space for his pal. [28 minutes]

  • Family Game (#218)

    Zoboo tries to find the right family for a baby African pygmy hedgehog to live with. [28 minutes]

  • H2o (#219)

    The pond has dried up and everyone is thirsty! Zoboo does the Malagasy rain dance. [28 minutes]

  • Crocodilian (#220)

    The Kratt Brothers build a time machine and almost get stranded in the Jurassic period with a T-Rex! [28 minutes]

  • Hot and Cold (#221)

    A Gila monster and snow leopard come to visit. The gang learns how to adapt to different clients. [28 minutes]

  • Armor (#222)

    After experimenting with armor, Zobo realizes that his eyes, ears and brain are his best protection. [28 minutes]

  • Ants & Eaters (#223)

    Zoboo learns about predation when he brokers a peace agreement between an anteater & an ant colony. [28 minutes]

  • World of Legs (#224)

    Zoboo spies a larva and wonders what kind of legs this animal will have once it grows. [28 minutes]

  • Messy & Clean (#225)

    It's time to clean out the closet but the more Zoboo tries to help, the bigger the mess he makes! [28 minutes]

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