Premise: One of public television's most popular children's programs gets a facelift for today's media-driven kids, boosting the interactive content, but the commendable goal of the program remains the same as it was in the '70s: reducing the literacy gap between low- and middle-income families and promoting the idea that ''reading is cool.''
S03, E01 (First Aired: Feb. 7, 2011)
The Electric Company helps Marcus Barnes improve his wordball throwing skills; Francine and Gilda don't want Marcus to become a member.
S03, E07 (First Aired: Feb. 28, 2011)
A sprained ankle keeps Hector from the Wordball Games.