Blue's Clues

The WORST episodes of Blue's Clues

Every episode of Blue's Clues ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of Blue's Clues!

Blue's Clues is a colorful and learning series that is targeted at the younger crowd, but can be enjoyed by all. The host, Steve Burns, invites viewers daily into the Blue's Clues house to help him out, learn and have fun. The show is based around the host looking for three clues that Blue provides by labelling them with a pawprint to figure something out and in the process, having an adventure.

Last Updated: 8/6/2022Network: Nick Jr.
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Blocks
star
5.80
5 votes

#1 - Blocks

Season 4 - Episode 13 - Aired 12/3/2001

Blue's friend Green Puppy is over visiting with Blue at the Blue's Clues house and we're all having fun with blocks - Steve and Blue constructing towers with our help and Green Puppy knocking over towers of her own. We learn about concepts such as balance, shapes and as we construct. A Blue Skidoo segment offers a look into architecture. We help an architect to select shapes to build various structures based on blueprints that he's created.

Directors: Koyalee Chanda
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Body Language
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6.00
2 votes

#2 - Body Language

Season 5 - Episode 30 - Aired 9/19/2003

In this episode, we study body lanuage to learn about feelings. We practice showing feelings with our faces and also trying to identify others feelings based on their faces. A skiddoo segment shows us that we can tell a lot just from shadows. We help to make a play that's acted out entirely using body language.

Directors: Bruce Caines
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Pool Party
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6.33
45 votes

#3 - Pool Party

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 4/3/2000

On a hot summer day, Blue and Steve hold a pool party, with a big list of friends to invite drawn up. We help to find them all to get them invited. We also test our memory skills - first using them to help Mr. Salt, Mrs. Pepper and Paprika to prepare sundaes. Later on, we take part in a Blue Skidoo segment in which we play a matching card game.

Directors: Lucy Walker
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Blue's New Place (2)
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6.43
7 votes

#4 - Blue's New Place (2)

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/15/2001

With Mr. Salt and Mrs. Peppers' new baby coming, changes have been happening in the Blue's Clues house and in this episode, Blue creates an entirely new place for herself, while Paprika moves into a big kid room. We learn about the special places of some of the various characters and what they like to do in them. We help Paprika to select big-kid things that let her do the things she enjoys. We also check out Blue's special place after receiving an invitation.

Directors: Bruce Caines
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Let's Write!
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6.50
2 votes

#5 - Let's Write!

Season 5 - Episode 28 - Aired 9/17/2003

Joe and Blue have been having fun writing labels, labeling all sorts of different things in the Blue's Clues house. We have fun with writing too, as Joe teaches us a trick where we can write a letter in the air using our finger. We find a character named Marky up in the attic and we help him to make labels for a couple of boxes. In the Blue Skidoo segment, Joe finds himself holding a very large paintbrush and a character named Palette shows up and asks us to help her write a word.

Directors: Alan Zdinak
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Playing Store
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6.77
13 votes

#6 - Playing Store

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired 6/17/2002

Today we play store with Joe, helping him to purchase things from shops set up by our various friends. We use measurement and logic to help determine the right things to buy. Things purchased include a hat for Boris the duck and strawberries. A Blue Skidoo segment takes us into a furniture store, where we help characters to purchase new items of furniture to replace the old ones that they have outgrown.

Directors: Alan Zdinak
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Weight and Balance
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6.81
47 votes

#7 - Weight and Balance

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 5/10/1999

When Steve asks for help with some heavy groceries, it gets us thinking about weight and balance. We decide to compare the weights of some of the groceries and then later things around the Blue's Clues house. With the help of a scale, we solve a debate between Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper. Later, in the Blue Skiddoo segment, we help out customers at a Country Store who are looking to buy some things that are very light.

Directors: Alan Zdinak
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Blue's Senses!
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6.86
83 votes

#8 - Blue's Senses!

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 3/30/1998

In this episode, we explore our senses, from hearing to touch and more. A hunt for a missing wind-up toy under Steve's bed gets us learning about all sorts of sensations, from something prickly, to something very soft. We test a number of senses when trying to find things while playing ""Lights On, Lights Off."" We also skidoo into a computer game where ""sound notes"" provide us with sounds and we figure out what makes those sounds.

Directors: Alan Zdinak
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Magenta Gets Glasses
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6.88
32 votes

#9 - Magenta Gets Glasses

Season 3 - Episode 32 - Aired 3/26/2001

Magenta has been trouble seeing lately and so she goes to the eye doctor to get glasses. Steve and Blue help her out and we get to see how an eye test works. Later, we help her pick out her glasses and also help out when she's a bit shy about wearing them in public.

Directors: Lucy Walker
Hide and Seek
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6.91
23 votes

#10 - Hide and Seek

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 10/25/1999

A hide-and-seek game gets us going as we look for things all throughout the episode. For example, we get calls from Felt Friends to help them find things that they're giving each other and so we use their descriptions to figure it out. Later, we skiddoo into Blue's current favorite story, a book where everything is in Blue. We listen to blues style music and try to figure out what Blue's favorite party of the story is.

Directors: Lucy Walker
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Nature
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6.92
39 votes

#11 - Nature

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired 7/3/2000

Today, we are having fun outside on a spring day. All of our friends are there: even Side Table Drawer has come out to do some bird-watching. We have fun doing things like looking for four-leaf clovers and exploring the vast backyard of the Blue's Clues house. In a Blue Skidoo segment, we help out a friend named Windy who has blown around things from all the different seasons, getting them all mixed up.

Directors: Lucy Walker
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Art Appreciation
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6.94
90 votes

#12 - Art Appreciation

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 4/14/1999

There's a big Art Show happening at the Blue's Clues house. We pose for a portrait for Steve. We alaso find that there's something fishy going on, when fish seem to be popping up in artwork everywhere. In a Blue Skiddoo segment, we help soem friends to get back to the paintings where they belong.

Directors: Nancy Keegan
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Bluestock
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6.95
21 votes

#13 - Bluestock

Season 6 - Episode 9 - Aired 5/10/2004

It's a big musical event when Joe and Blue have the Bluestock concert in the Blue's Clues backyard. Famous artists are on hand, as are many old, familiar songs. We explore a variety of musical styles, from reggae to jazz. We also pay a visit to Blue's Room for a little Mozart, in the form of ""Twinkle Twinkle, Little Star."" There, we learn quite literally just what the little star is.

Directors: Koyalee Chanda
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Inventions
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7.00
7 votes

#14 - Inventions

Season 3 - Episode 22 - Aired 10/23/2000

Steve came up with a device to use to change the channel on the television without getting up, but when he realizes that there's already such a thing, it spurs him to try and create a unique invention following the slogan of ""try again."" When Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper want to eat peanut butter and jelly on bread together, Steve's excited at his solution, only to realize that the ""sandwich"" already exists. We come across Shovel and Pail and play an invention game. We take a look at pictures of inventions and identify the order in which they were invented. Later, we skiddoo into an invention factory, where we take a look at some famous inventions such as a train and a car.

Directors: Marygrace O'Shea
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The Wrong Shirt (Opposites)
star
7.00
7 votes

#15 - The Wrong Shirt (Opposites)

Season 3 - Episode 25 - Aired 11/13/2000

When we come in, we find that there's something very different about Steve's clothing - he's wearing a button-down shirt that looks like his normal pants and striped pants that look like his normal shirt. Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper explain what opposites are and Steve seems to like the idea. We learn more about opposites when a guy named Bob skidoos out a picture frame into the Blue's Clues house to deliver something to Steve. His presence often causes things to turn opposite. He has a magic ability that can fix it, but it's up to us to first find the things that are opposite so that we can tell him to fix them. Later, we skiddoo into a book where we help out two sisters that like opposite things to make their favorite places.

Directors: Koyalee Chanda
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What's New, Blue? (1)
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7.00
12 votes

#16 - What's New, Blue? (1)

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/8/2001

What's new? Blue and the Blue's Clues characters are trying out new things and so Blue and Steve decide to create ""Blue's News"" to document it. See Blue rollerskate, Pail try playing basketball, big news about Paprika, Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper and more. That's the news - now everyone knows.

Directors: Koyalee Chanda
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Making Changes (5)
star
7.00
4 votes

#17 - Making Changes (5)

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/12/2001

Now that Cinnamon has come to the Blue's Clues house, it's necessary to make some changes to keep him comfortable. That means that things such as loud games are out when Cinnamon is trying to sleep - but we learn that by just thinking a little, we can come up with changes that will let us still do the things that we want to do, but in a different way. Sometimes the changes aren't easy at first, but they help others and aren't really that much of a problem. In the spirit of change in helping out, we also try to find ways to help Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper take care of Cinnamon.

Directors: Bruce Caines
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Bugs!
star
7.00
13 votes

#18 - Bugs!

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/5/2001

Steve and Blue are going on a bug-watching expedition and we're invited to come along. We help them to spot many neat bugs and once we've found them, we learn more about them and also theorize about why they do the things that they do. We also skidoo into a big bug book. There, we meet up with Antoinette, a worker ant on the first day at the job.

Directors: Jonathan Judge
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The Boat Float
star
7.00
11 votes

#19 - The Boat Float

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired 9/9/2002

In this episode, we have fun with the characters making boats and learning more about them. We learn how boats should be constructed and things that will cause them to sink or float. We help all of the characters to make sure that their boats float. In a Blue Skidoo segment, we visit a beach filled with different types of boats. We help some of them to figure out why they're not moving, or going in circles. Then, we get to take an exciting ride on a speedboat.

Directors: Alan Zdinak
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Blue Goes To The Beach
star
7.01
104 votes

#20 - Blue Goes To The Beach

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 12/2/1996

Steve and Blue are going to the beach and while we are there, we decide what clothes would be most appropriate to wear to the beach and experiment with physics in a game of sink or float with Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper. Then, we help sea creatures find their way back to the playground by matching their shapes with the coral reef.

Directors: Todd Kessler
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What Does Blue Want to Do with Her Picture?
star
7.04
49 votes

#21 - What Does Blue Want to Do with Her Picture?

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/29/1998

Blue has drawn a picture of herself, Magenta and Steve. Steve thinks it would be great to hang it on the refrigerator, but Blue has another idea. As we try to figure what it is, we work on solving some problems step-by-step. We help Steve to figure out who made an ice cream in the kitchen by becoming amateur detectives. We also skidoo into a bakery and follow a step-by-step recipe to make a tasty treat.

Directors: Nancy Keegan
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What Does Blue Want to Build?
star
7.05
124 votes

#22 - What Does Blue Want to Build?

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 11/10/1997

Steve and Blue have been building things and so in this episode we explore construction and measurement. We find some popsicle sticks assembling themselves in various shapes and try to figure out what they're creating. We help out Shovel and Pail - first to measure their sand castles and see which is taller and then to even them up. Later, in the Blue Skiddoo segment, we help a friend named Tink who was flung out of her contraption world to get back to where she belongs.

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Signs
star
7.05
41 votes

#23 - Signs

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired 4/25/2000

Blue is trying to tell Steve something and in order to tell him, she decides to use a sign. It turns out that signs are all around us, in fact, Blue's Clues is a game of signs in a way. We help out Pail in this episode when Shovel posts signs to help find him. We learn all about ""don't"" signs as well as signs that give directions for locations. In the Blue Skiddoo segment, we find a girl named Carly whose telling a story in sign language and we help Steve with some of the signs that he's having trouble figuring out.

Directors: Nancy Keegan
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Words
star
7.06
36 votes

#24 - Words

Season 3 - Episode 26 - Aired 12/5/2000

This episode is all about words - even Blue's Clues are all words. Blue has a big bag of words from which we pull out such fun words as ""wiggle"" and ""enormous."" We help Mr. Salt and Pepper to prepare a sald for their friends Mr. Oil, Mrs. Vinegar and Vinaigrette by using associations to figure out the meanings of new words. Later, we skiddoo, oddly enough, into a blank piece of paper. We soon learn that by using the power of words, a blank piece of paper can become an imaginative and exciting journey down a road leading to an exciting party.

Directors: Koyalee Chanda
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Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper Day (3)
star
7.07
14 votes

#25 - Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper Day (3)

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired 10/22/2001

With Mr. Salt and Mrs. Peppers' new baby on the way, Blue and Steve have decided to create ""Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper Day"" to honor them for all of the things they do to help everyone. Throughout the day, we try to help them out, from helping them to clean the kitchen to learning about their favorite things. They're also presented with a number of gifts carefully crafted to show them the things the characters appreciate about them. All of this is a great help to them - not only to relax, but also to feel very appreciated for all their hard work.

Directors: Bruce Caines
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