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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Trivia

The show's theme song was performed by Little Richard. See more »

Quotes

Tim: Anybody have a good Plan B?
Wanda Li: There aren't any good Plan Bs, Tim! If they were good, they'd be Plan As!
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Crazy Credits

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Connections

Followed by The Magic School Bus Rides Again (2017) 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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A Cute and Educational Show...
7 August 2004 | by See all my reviews

When I was in second grade my teacher always brought in videos of "The Magic School Bus". I loved the videos so I started watching the show on T.V. I enjoyed this show because it made learning fun. I learned about the human body, photosynthesis, outer space, sound, reptiles, and much more. It was cool.

One of my favorite episode was the one when the class is investigating a haunted house. In this episode the class learns about sound. I also like the episode when the class went to outer space to look for a star for Dorothy Ann. That episode was really funny.

I suggest this show to everyone and I give it 9/10 stars.


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