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Prince Wednesday Sleeps Over

Episode: 314b
Air Date: July 11, 2017
Previous Episode: 314a - Daniel Goes To Sleep
Next Episode: 315a - Daniel Takes His Time
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Daniel Tiger has a tent set up in the living room in preparation for a sleepover with Prince Wednesday. Prince Tuesday arrives to babysit while Mom Tiger and Dad Tiger gone. As they leave, Margaret becomes upset until Daniel reminds her that "grown-ups come back."

With Daniel's help, Prince Tuesday puts Margaret to bed. After a countdown to calm down, Margaret quickly finds herself ready to rest.

Back in the living room, Daniel and Prince Wednesday enjoy their indoor camp-out. Daniel make-believes that he is really camping in the forrest.

After playing, it's time to sleep and Prince Tuesday helps Daniel and Wednesday calm down. He gives them a variety of glow-in-the-dark star stickers to place inside the tent before sharing a bedtime song with them. They are disturbed, however, when Margaret wakes up and begins to cry. Once she is back to sleep, everyone calms down again.


  • "It's time to sleep. The day is done. Let's countdown to calm down. Five-four-three-two-one."


Appearing In This Episode

Live Action Segment

The live action segment following this episode includes a girls visiting a planetarium.



When Margaret becomes upset that her parents are leaving, Daniel reminds her of the strategy from Episode 103: "Grown-ups come back."

Strategies from this episode are used in the book Daniel Tiger's Day and Night.



Episode Credits

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

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