Bob the Builder is a show about Bob, a builder (construction worker) who can fix anything with the help of his friends (machines) and his co-worker Wendy. Bob often repairs things, and build things for his town.
In the US, the show aired on Nick Jr. from 2001 to 2005.
WILD WILD WEDDING Tilly and Henry have asked Bob and the team to convert Fixham Castle into a spectacular wedding venue. When Scoop learns there will be a "Best Man," he volunteers to be "Best Machine. " But the job goes to his head as he tries to be the very best at everything, resulting in a disastrous wedding rehearsal. Scoop learns that he doesn't have to be the best at everything and that it is important to know your limits. Learning Goals: --To learn the different roles in a wedding ceremony. --To understand the importance of patience. --To understand you cannot control everything. WHERE'S PILCHARD? Bob, Wendy and the team set out to build a tire shed for Curtis. When Muck shoos Pilchard out of his way, she suddenly vanishes. Leo and the machines run around looking for Pilchard, desperate to find her before Bob finds out that she's disappeared. When Muck admits that he had some part in her disappearance, they all discover that the cat had been sound asleep in his dumper the whole time. Learning Goals: To own up to mistakes. --To recognize the importance of keeping an area tidy for safety reasons. --To compare and contrast animals and machines. --To compare something large with something small.
DRIVE-THRU DISASTER For his college course, Leo films the team building a drive-thru at the Milkshake Bar. Scoop's desperation to be the star of Leo's film causes disruption and eventually a crash on the drive-thru lane! The drive-thru and film are ruined. Scoop learns that he must let others do their work-he stays off camera as Leo films the team fixing the drive-thru, showing everything that can happen on a build. Learning Goals: --To understand that it is not necessary to always be the center of attention. --To recognize the value of working together. --To learn that everyone makes mistakes and it's important to learn from them. BOB'S BAND Roley is excited that Bob will be playing his saxophone with the town band as soon as the park bandstand has been renovated. Meanwhile, Leo is tidying up the warehouse at Bob's yard, but is distracted when he discovers he can make music using the leftover piping and old oil drums. When Roley accidentally rolls over and flattens the band's instruments, he is so upset that he rolls away to hide. Bob comes to Roley's rescue by suggesting they follow Leo's creative idea and use bits and pieces from the yard to make new instruments. Bob's 'Junk Band' is a great success and even Mayor Madison approves! Learning Goals: --To create something new out of recycled materials. --To learn to admit mistakes. --To see the creativity in making objects from scratch.