An eccentric school-teacher takes her class on wondrous educational field trips with the help of a magical school bus.
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 Ms. Valerie Frizzle (53 episodes, 1994-2002)
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 Carlos Ramon (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
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 Keesha Franklin (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
Tara Meyer ...
 Dorothy Ann (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
Maia Filar ...
 Phoebe Terese (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
Lisa Jai ...
 Wanda Li (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
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 Ralphie Tennelli (52 episodes, 1994-1997)
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 The Producer (41 episodes, 1994-1997)
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 Arnold Perlstein (39 episodes, 1995-1997)
Andre Ottley-Lorant ...
 Tim Jamal (39 episodes, 1995-1997)
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In a small grade school, one class has a unique way of learning about the world with their teacher, Ms. Frizzle. To illustrate the science concepts they discuss, they always take a field trip on the Magic School Bus, a magic vehicle that can literally go anywhere and be anything as the class explores space, the arctic, the human body, and more in order to have a firsthand experience of the principles of science. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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Scholastic's The Magic School Bus  »

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Ralphie shoots left in hockey. See more »

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Mr. Terese: At Phoebe's old school, we never took field trips.
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Referenced in Say Uncle (2005) See more »

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On The Magic School Bus
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Music & Lyrics by Peter Lurye
Performed by Little Richard
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The best show EVER made!
21 December 2002 | by (Massachusetts, United States) – See all my reviews

I'm serious. This show rocked, even though it was educational. I loved the characters and the adventures they went on. You would never know which outfit Ms. Frizzle would wear either. I even had a crush on one of the characters (I'm not telling you which one!).

Liz has to be the cutest reptile on the planet. Carlos made plenty of bad jokes and Arnold's "I knew I should've stayed home today" thing never got old.

Bai bai, I'm gonna go bungey jump in the large intestine now!


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