Satirical yet educational animated series about a young girl who is secretly the superhero Wordgirl, armed with superhuman strength, abilities, and a skilled vocabulary.
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Satirical yet educational animated series about a young girl who is secretly the superhero Wordgirl, armed with superhuman strength, abilities, and a skilled vocabulary.

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Dorothea Gillim, creator of the show, commented that her favorite part is when they depict WordGirl's struggles and conflicts of trying to balance her life as a normal girl and her life as a superhero. See more »

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Violet Heaslip: One fine day, I look up to see, a meteorite headed straight for me. If I weren't tangled, I'd run and hide. Oh! Okay. Monkey ride!
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Primetime comedy should be this good.
9 November 2011 | by See all my reviews

I love any children's show that has a good point but doesn't get preachy. WordGirl is really funny on so many levels, not only teaching vocabulary but also satire, hyperbole, and irony. The silliness is on par with the best old school VeggieTales. The supervillains are hysterical, with equally great villain names, like "Chuck the Evil Sandwich Making Guy" and "Lady Redundant Woman". My son has learned several good vocabulary lessons above his grade level just by watching this treat, and I love watching it with him just because it's so funny. If the "grown-ups" that run Hollywood paid attention to PBS Kids, a lot of primetime comedy shows would be much more intelligent and entertaining


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