Becky Botsford is an average fifth-grader who, when duty calls, is transformed into WordGirl. WordGirl flies to the rescue when there is trouble in The City, and this super heroine uses vocabulary to defeat outlaws. With the help of her monkey sidekick, Captain Huggy Face, WordGirl spends each episode defeating a quirky cast of misfit bad guys.
Did You Know?
Steve D'Angelo and Terry Tompkins, the composers of the show's theme song, later went on to rearrange and perform the Engine Roll Call theme song for Thomas & Friends (of which was originally composed by Ed Welch) from the nineteenth season through to the twenty-first season. See more
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!