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The Tiger Family Babysits

Episode: 411b
Air Date: May 22, 2019
Previous Episode: 411a - Jodi's Mama Travels For Work
Next Episode: 412a - Margaret's Birthday Buddy

Daniel Tiger is playing a game with Margaret. Nana Platypus is planning a welcome home dinner for Dr. Platypus and Mom Tiger offers to babysit Jodi Platypus and her brothers. Teddy and Leo are sad when Nana leaves for the market but Mom Tiger reminds them that "grown-ups come back."

Mr. McFeely arrives with a postcard from Dr. Platypus to Jodi and her brothers. The card makes Leo and Teddy sad again but Daniel is able to make them happy by playing the same game he played earlier with Margaret and their stuffies.

Daniel make-believes that he is playing hide-and-seek with his stuffies.

Nana Platypus comes back from the market just before Dr. Platypus returns from her trip.


  • "Grown-ups come back."


Appearing In This Episode

Post-Episode Short

The post-episode short features Mom Tiger repairing a broken swing.



The strategy from this episode was also used in Episode 103.



Episode Credits

Written by Jennifer Hamburg
Created by Angela C. Santomero
Based on the work of Fred Rogers

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