Parenting The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time  

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List of the best Arthur episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Arthur episodes of all time are. Fans of Arthur are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

List episodes include "Binky vs. Binky," "Operation D.W.," "What's Cooking?," "Buster's Special Delivery," and more. What is the best Arthur episode of all time? Look below and find out.
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April 9th is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Nov 29 2002
After a huge fire in the teacher's lounge during the middle of the day Elwood Elementary School gets closed down. Frustrated with the devastation Arthur and his friends all react diffrently ...more
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The Blizzard / The Rat Who Cam... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Colin Cochrane added Oct 04 1999
A).A blizzard strikes Elwood City and all the kids have to return home but before they do, they have to hand in their report which Francine did not finish so she had to write a longer report ...more
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110 33
Sue Ellen Gets Her Goose Cooke... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Sep 24 2001
A).Sue Ellen is the champion of the popular Internet game, Virtualgoose.com. She becomes so obsessed, however, that she starts imagining her friends as geese to be conquered! Can Sue Ellen give ...more
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106 35
Double Tibble Trouble / Arthur... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Feb 08 1999
A)Double Tibble Trouble Tommy Tibble gets sick and Timmy Tibble gets sad so D.W. and Emily pretend to be Tibble's to make Timmy feel better until Tommy is well. B) Arthur's Almost Live Not Real ...more
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Arthur Goes to Camp / Buster M... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Oct 21 1996
A).Arthur and his friends go to summer camp and Binky brings up the issue that it's boys vs. girls. The other team participating always won because of this problem, so now the kids of Elwood ...more
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79 21
Buster's Back / The Ballad of ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Sep 21 1998
A) Buster's Back Written by Joe Fallon Storyboard by Gerry Capelle Buster returns after a extremely long trip to bond with his father and a nervous Arthur wonders if Buster's trip made him ...more
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The Contest / Prove It is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Sep 27 1999
A) The Contest Written by Ken Scarborough Storyboard by Robert Yap Arthur and his friends enter a contest that they have to wait 5 years to find out who wins. B) Prove It Written by Joe Fallon ...more
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Sue Ellen's Lost Diary / Arthu... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Feb 14 1998
A) Sue Ellen's Lost Diary When Sue Ellen drops her diary at the library, she is worried that someone has found it and is going to read it. She gets the gang to find the diary. B) Arthur's Knee ...more
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Buster's Breathless / The Frig... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Colin Cochrane added Sep 20 1999
A).D.W. obtained poison ivy while playing a game, so Buster recaps his problem with asthma and how everyone was afraid of him being injured or getting themselves injured. B).The girls prank the ...more
10
52 18
Arthur's First Sleepover / Art... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Jun 02 1997
A) Arthur's First Sleepover Written by Joe Fallon Storyboard by Jean Lajeunesse Arthur throws a sleepover and invites Brain and Buster. He doesen't invite D.W. so she decides to ruin the ...more
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54 20
Arthur's Treasure Hunt / The R... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Jan 04 1999
A) Arthur's Treasure Hunt Written by Stephen Krensky Storyboard by Mario Cabrera and Rich Vanatte When Buster finds an arrowhead in his yard; everyone wants to know if there are treasures in ...more
12
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Arthur Makes a Movie / Go to Y... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Oct 13 1997
A) Arthur Makes A Movie Written by Peter K. Hirsch Storyboard by Robert Yap Arthur wants to see a movie, but he is too young to see it, so he and his friends make a parody of the movie. B) Go To ...more
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45 15
Buster Baxter, Cat Saver / Pla... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Oct 27 1997
A).Buster saves a cat from up a tree and now he is known as a local hero because of an article in the newspaper. B).D.W. discovers the beauty of music as she first listens to her Crazy Bus ...more
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49 21
D.W.'s Snow Mystery / Team Tro... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Feb 17 1997
A) D.W.'s Snow Mystery D.W. loses her snowball out the freezer. Her 3 main suspects are Francine, Buster, & Arthur but in the end everyone is innocent. D.W. doesn't find out what happened to ...more
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The World of Tomorrow / Is The... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Nov 27 2002
A).Since Binky's repeating third grade, he's totally dreading Mr. Ratburn's annual class sleepover at the Science Museum. After all, he remembers how boring it was last year... wouldn't the ...more
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Arthur and the Big Riddle / Do... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Sep 04 2000
A).Arthur is chosen to appear on the popular game show, ""Riddle Quest"". B).Arthur, Francine, and The Brain dare each other to skip school for a day.
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The Lousy Week / You Are Arthu... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Colin Cochrane added Oct 02 2000
A).An army of lice has been unleashed on the heads of Lakewood Elementary. Now, the whole school must get rid of them before they all go insane. B).Hey, do you want to be Arthur for a day, Well ...more
18
41 22
D.W.'s Library Card / Arthur's... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Sep 06 1999
A).D.W. discovers that she can get her own library card and feel the power as Arthur has, but she can not write her own name. When she does and waits a week for a book to come in, she borrows it ...more
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Elwood City Turns 100! is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Trivia Wiz added Oct 14 2002
Arthur and his friends commemorate their 100th episode in show-stopping style! Mr. Ratburn' s class is chosen to stage a musical tribute to Elwood City for its centennial celebration... which ...more
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D.W. Tale Spins / Prunella Get... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Colin Cochrane added Oct 11 1999
A).Grandma Thora tells D.W. a myth and this gave D.W. an idea to show to Arthur that she would make a better story than the ""Veggiemorphs"" using mythologies in her own ...more
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Do You Speak George? / World G... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
May 25 2006
#100801 "Binky vs. Binky"Binky has always somewhat fancied himself as "tough," but when it comes to athletics, it seems he always chokes when it comes to the clutch. He ...more
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27 13
Arthur's Tooth / D.W. Gets Los... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Mar 03 1997
A).Arthur is 8 years old and her hasn't lost all of his baby teeth yet. When Francine and the others find out they tease Arthur. He yet becomes even more determined to lose his tooth and fit in ...more
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Arthur's the Wrecker / Arthur ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Dec 09 1996
#11401 ""Arthur the Wrecker"" Arthur is hooked on a brand-new computer game called Deep Dark Sea which he borrowed from the Brain. He's so excited about it that he just has ...more
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Desert Island Dish / The Secre... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
May 17 2006
#100201 "The Squirrels"Buster and Arthur poke fun at a classic horror film called The Squirrels, shown to them by Mrs. Baxter. Both of them, however, are secretly scared by it and ...more
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D.W.'s Imaginary Friend / Arth... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Arthur Episodes of All Time
Sep 23 1996
A) D.W.'s Imaginary Friend Storyboard by Sylvain Proteau Written by Ken Scarborough D.W. has an imaginary friend, Nadine, says she has to come everywhere, but Arthur is sick of it. B) Arthur's ...more