An eccentric school-teacher takes her class on wondrous educational field trips with the help of a magical school bus.
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Series cast summary:
...  Ms. Valerie Frizzle 52 episodes, 1994-1997
...  Carlos Ramon 52 episodes, 1994-1997
...  Keesha Franklin 52 episodes, 1994-1997
Tara Meyer ...  Dorothy Ann 52 episodes, 1994-1997
...  Phoebe Terese 52 episodes, 1994-1997
Lisa Jai ...  Wanda Li 52 episodes, 1994-1997
...  Ralphie Tennelli 52 episodes, 1994-1997
...  The Producer 41 episodes, 1994-1997
...  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 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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The show's theme song was performed by Little Richard. See more »

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Phoebe Terese: At my old school, we'd use a bulldozer to move heavy things.
Janet: That's *great*, Phoebe. And where're we supposed to get a bulldozer?
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Referenced in Matzav Ha'Uma: Episode #7.16 (2014) See more »

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On The Magic School Bus
(title song)
Music & Lyrics by Peter Lurye
Performed by Little Richard and Jeffrey Landman
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awesome show
24 April 2003 | by See all my reviews

when i was growing up i learned all i know about science from the magic school bus and bill nye the science guy. this show was great. it had cute plots, good information, and fun characters. i wish it was still on. i give it a 10/10!


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