"The Magic School Bus" is an award-winning, animated children’s television series based on the book series of the same title by Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen. It is notable for its use of celebrity talent and being both highly entertaining and educational. The school district’s Vehicle Maintenance Inspector condemns the bus to be smashed in a junkyard. Ms. Frizzle and the class shrink to take a close look at the Magic School Bus' engine in an effort to save the bus. Will the class be able to figure out what's wrong with their beloved bus before it's too late?