Gisèle's Big Backyard

Gisèle and her puppet friends Sticks the squirrel, Jay the bluejay and Melvin the skunk explore fascinating topics in mathematics, science, language, personal and social development and the arts.

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  • Play the loud and soft game with Yukon Blond.
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    July 3, 2014

    Kids and their families learn about musical styles and techniques along with Canada's most exciting stars on Jay's Family Jam. In this episode, Play the loud and soft game with Yukon Blond using the Electric Guitar.

  • Jay introduces Ohbijou, coming up in Gisele's Big Backyard.
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    July 1, 2014

    Jay introduces Ohbijou, coming up in Gisele's Big Backyard.

  • Letterella sings the words: sip, dip, zip
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    June 11, 2014

    Letterella has fun with word families. Groups of words that have a common feature or pattern. She sounds them out phonetically and then sings the word. ip- sip, dip, zip

  • Letterella sings the words: top, mop, hop
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    June 9, 2014

    Letterella has fun with word families. Groups of words that have a common feature or pattern. She sounds them out phonetically and then sings the word. op- top, mop, hop

  • Letterella sings the words: can, fan, man
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    June 6, 2014

    Letterella has fun with word families. Groups of words that have a common feature or pattern. She sounds them out phonetically and then sings the word. an-can, fan, man

  • Letterella sings the words: low, tow, mow
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    May 28, 2014

    Letterella has fun with word families. Groups of words that have a common feature or pattern. She sounds them out phonetically and then sings the word. ôw- low, tow, mow

  • Play the listening and repeating game with Divine Brown.
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    May 27, 2014

    Kids and their families learn about musical styles and techniques along with Canada's most exciting stars on Jay's Family Jam. In this episode, play the listening and repeating game with Divine Brown.

  • Jay introduces The Entertainers
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    May 16, 2014

    Jay introduces The Entertainers, coming up in Gisele's Big Backyard.

  • Letterella sings the words: hut, nut, cut
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    May 14, 2014

    Letterella has fun with word families. Groups of words that have a common feature or pattern. She sounds them out phonetically and then sings the word. ut- hut, nut, cut

  • It's nighttime and Melvin tells Jay about the moon.
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    May 12, 2014

    It's nighttime in the backyard and Melvin explains to Jay that the mountains and valleys on the moon makes it look like a face and not that there is a man on the moon. This makes Jay happy since she was worried that the cow jumping over the moon was going to run into him. Melvin is about to explain when we hear a cow moo!!??!!