Dr. Wonder's Workshop
Be Wise, Not Impulsive
Situation: Billy is rushing through his work quickly, just to get it done. He isn't thinking things through properly or trying to see the results of doing things haphazardly Paula asks him to make a machine to help her clean up chemical spills in the lab. But Billy's machine is put together so badly it is really no help at all. Resolution: Dr. Wonder shows Billy what the consequences can be for acting without thinking and encourages him to be wise and not impulsive.
Up Next in Season 1
The Magic of Thank You
Situation: Lisa had a nice birthday party given for her, and she received a lot of nice gifts. But she fails to thank them and people think, “She must not like my gift.” The simple act of thanking someone makes a big difference. Lisa didn’t mean to be mean, she just wasn’t thinking and failed ...
Bully for You
Situation: One of Paula’s children comes to her; she’s having a problem at school with a bully. Paula tries to give her some good advice. Billy comes up with an idea for an invention to get back at the bully. Resolution: You can’t be mean to the bully. You have to stand up to him/her, but do...
Situation: Lisa breaks her leg and Paula breaks her arm. Billy can’t stop teasing and making fun of them. He’s getting a big joke out of it. But then Dr. Wonder points out to Billy that it could happen to him at any time. Billy has a dream and in his dream he sees himself as a quadriplegic in...