This Week on batteryPOP-December 22, 2014

Monday, December 22 2014 @ 11:00 AM

This Week on batteryPOP-December 22, 2014

New This Week: RUFFUS THE DOG'S A CHRISTMAS CAROL

Ruffus takes on the Charles Dickens holiday classic in this special extended episode. Gather the family for Ebenzer Scrooge, Bob Cratchet, Tiny Tim, and the three ghosts... This is the most famous Christmas "Tail" ever, and you can check it out HERE

 

Popping This Week: THE LAURIE BERKNER BAND!

Bottle caps, car trips, energy, and more-- Laurie Berkner has a song for every occasion! Get ready to sing and dance, because these songs will have you on your feet! Sing along HERE!

 

Short of the Week: OH BULBO TREE

Bulbo wants to find the perfect Christmas tree so Santa will bring him lots of gifts, but everything seems to be working against him. Will he find the right tree in time? Find out HERE

 

Kids' News: ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS SUNLIGHT!

Yesterday (December 21st) was the Winter Solstice, which is the day of the year with the shortest amount of sunlight for the Northern Hemisphere. It marks two very exciting things: 1) It is officially winter! and 2) The days will (FINALLY) start getting longer! 

 

This Week's Trivia: "Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire" was written during which season?
 

Last Week's Trivia:  What author created the languages Animalic, Nevbosh, and Naffarin when he was a teen?

Answer: J. R. R. Tolkien, author of Lord of the Rings and inventor of many more languages!

 

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