11:35am – Thursday, July 26 on ABC2
Thursday, 26 July 2012 It’s a new series of the popular Franklin and Friends! Based on the award-winning books by Paulette Bourgeois and Brenda Clark, this 26 x 23 minute CG-animated series follows the more mature and confident Franklin as he makes his way through daily challenges and adventures, learning life lessons along with pals Snail, Rabbit, Beaver, Fox, Goose and his best buddy Bear.
The series reflects typical childhood experiences, exposing kids to relationships and positive values, helping to build self-esteem and promote personal empowerment.
Children will love each endearing story about Franklin and his friends playing and interacting with their families and the Woodland community.
Episode 1a: Franklin and the First Snowfall Festival Franklin is having a bad day where nothing seems to go the way he planned. When he changes his attitude however, he has a blast at the First Snowfall Festival.
Episode 1b: Franklin and the Bumpy Fire Buggy When Mr. Fox and Mr. Snail, Woodland’s newest volunteer fire fighters, have trouble getting Mr. Snail into the fire truck fast enough, Franklin and his friends devise a customised fire fighting bumpy buggy just for Mr. Snail! Franklin and his friends learn along the way that helping out is what makes you part of the team.