Math is dull, difficult, and can only be done by certain people. NOT! Peg + Cat is a PBS Kids show that makes math accessible, musical, funny, and cool for kids. In each episode, best friends Peg and Cat find themselves in the middle of a comical crisis. By using math, problem solving skills, sense of humor, and a lot of love, they can always work things out. Airing across the United States and around the world, Peg + Cat has won Emmy Awards for Music, Design, Acting, Writing, Best Children’s Song, and Outstanding Animated Pre-K Show.
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Finding positive role models for girls on TV isn’t as easy as it should be. But if you dig a bit, you’ll uncover a few gems that will show girls and women in a positive light. Sometimes you’ll need to employ the DVD player or stream older series that have gone off the air for these top-rated girl power TV shows.