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        The Incredible Return-a-Ball

        Marcus sees a commercial for Francine’s “Return-a-ball,” a ball that comes right back to you when you throw it, and can’t resist buying it.  He quickly realizes that it doesn’t work. The rest of The Electric Company pitches in and tries to help Marcus prove that Francine faked her commercial so he can get his money back. This resource teaches vocabulary.

        Jessica Vocab: The Incredible Return-A-Ball

        Jessica defines and tells the audience to look out for the words: incredible, return, prove, notice, and improved.

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        The Incredible Return-A-Ball - Part 1

        Marcus watches Francine's commercial for Return-a-Ball and buys it, despite his doubts regarding the truthfulness of the commercial.

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        The Incredible Return-A-Ball - Part 2

        Marcus is upset after being tricked by Francine's commercial. After Francine refuses to give Marcus his money back, the Electric Company re-examines Francine's commercial and exposes her tricks.

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        Popsicle Recap: Return-A-Ball

        Popsicle recap of the Return-a-Ball episode thus far.

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        The Incredible Return-A-Ball - Part 3

        Marcus, convinced by Francine's new commercial, buys another Return-a-ball, only to be disappointed once again.

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        The Incredible Return-A-Ball - Part 4

        Bat and Nuggets warn Tom against the Return-a-Ball.

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