|Barney & Friends Episode|
|You Are Special|
|Season 6, Episode 20|
|Air date||April 14, 2000|
|Written by||Stephen White|
|Directed by||Fred Holmes|
|Theme||The Ways of Being Special|
Ready, Set, Go!
An ordinary day on the playground becomes a very special day when Barney gives his friends some books about "very special people"-themselves! The kids plan to fill the empty pages of the books with the things that make them special and unique. By day's end, everyone has a book filled with fun facts about themselves-and Barney gets a surprise "thank you" gift, too! All in all, it's a very special day with some very special friends!
Stories: Be Yourself
- Barney Theme Song
- Ring Around the Rosie
- It's Nice Just to Be Me
- Aiken Drum
- You Might Like Something New
- Peter Piper
- What I Want to Be
- Everyone is Special
- I Love You
- This episode marked:
- The final time Barney is voiced by Bob West.
- The final appearance of Hannah.
- The last episode to be filmed on the classroom set.
- The last episode where Barney is voiced by Jose Carlos Moreno, in Latin America.
- The last appearance of Stella the Storyteller. She would later return in the new content of The Best of Barney.
- Another time where "Time Lapse" is used. It was Artist Barney is drawing a picture on the easel. Also, during the story of "Be Yourself", Emily as The Farmer's Cat chases a mouse across the house in fast motion.
- After not being used for 6 years, the lyrics of the song, "It's Nice Just to Be Me" returns in this episode, since Barney's Favorites Vol. 2.
- This episode reveals that Hannah doesn't have any brothers or sisters.
- Jeff's cat Tiger is mentioned who is seen in "A Different Kind of Mystery". Robert's brother Julio is also mentioned.
- In some international versions, this episode was shortened.
|• Stick with Imagination! • Itty Bitty Bugs • Grandparents are Grand • Snack Time! • A Sunny, Snowy Day
• You've Got to Have Art • Five Kinds of Fun! • Count Me In! • Who's Who at the Zoo? • Birthday Olé
• Excellent Exercise! • Brushing Up on Teeth • A "Little" Mother Goose • Good Job! • It's Home to Me
• How Does Your Garden Grow? • You Can Do It! • Here Comes the Firetruck! • Ready, Set, Go! • You Are Special