Program details

Super Why

103×22 MINS

Super WHY! is the first preschool series designed to help children learn to read through interactive story adventures. Each 22-minute episode features a team of fairytale superheroes who soar into classic storybooks and use their unique reading-based powers to find answers to everyday preschool problems. With curriculum guidelines established by the National Reading Panel, Super WHY! teaches preschoolers key literacy skills, including letter identification, decoding, encoding, spelling, and reading comprehension.


Brand Highlights

  • Evergreen educational brand, 10 years running
  • Distributed to 150+ countries worldwide
  • Airs 3x daily on PBS KIDS and the PBS Kids 24/7 Channel
  • 5 award-winning apps launched since series inception
  • Consistently top ranked in iTunes Store Education category


Awards & Nominations

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Awards Won

2014 – Silver
Parents’ Choice Awards

2013 – Gold
Parents’ Choice Awards

2011 – National Parenting Seal of Approval Winner

2008 – Silver
Parents’ Choice Award


2012 – Outstanding Preschool Series
Daytime Emmy Awards

2008 – Outstanding Preschool Series
Daytime Emmy Awards