11:35am – Sunday, July 29 on ABC2
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 4A: Franklin’s School – Sunday July 29 at 11.35am When Harriet and Bea want to know what school is like, Franklin makes a backyard school and appoints himself the teacher. When the girls aren’t interested in his ‘by the book’ approach, Franklin has to find a fun way to teach the lesson.
4B: Franklin Plays Hoppity Bop – Sunday, July 29 at 11.35am Bear isn’t very good at the newest game – Hoppity Bop – but Franklin doesn’t want to hurt Bear’s feelings by saying so. Franklin soon learns that helping his friend learn the game is much better than just letting him win.