Season 30, Episode 8 Ready to Read?

First Aired: August 30, 2000

Reading is encouraged, as Mister Rogers teaches how to recognize the word “fish.” Also: a visit with ballerina Ying Li. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Lady Elaine wants H.J. Elephant on her new reading game show, but he's embarrassed because he can't read well.

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  • Rating: TV-Y
  • Premise: The genial, soft-spoken man made every day `special' and every kid welcome in this long-running series. Once described as `a singing psychiatrist for children,' Rogers used puppetry, songs and storytelling to teach youngsters about family values and how to… (more)

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