Beach Day
Season 1, Episode 13
Beach Day
Air date September 16, 2008
Episode guide
Ni Hao, Halloween
Roller Rintoo

Beach Day is the thirteenth episode of the first season of Ni Hao, Kai-Lan.


The gang is going to the beach today, but things go awry when waves knock over Tolee's tower and makes him mad.


Words in Mandarin Chinese

  • 貝殼bèi ké - seashell
  •  - dig
  • 螃蟹páng xiè - crab
  • 哎呀āi-yā - Oh, No!


  • Rintoo: "I love seashells!"
  • Tolee: "哎呀! The wave knocked over my tower three times! RRRRAAAAAAAGGGGHHHH!!!!!!"
  • Rintoo: Whoa! What's Tolee doing?"
  • Hoho: Our sandcastle! (confused): Kai-Lan, why did Tolee stomp on our whole sand castle?"
  • Kai-Lan: "I'm not sure, Hoho."
  • Kai-Lan: "Should we build the sand castle by this rock or over by that umbrella?"
  • Tolee: "Kai-Lan, Kai-Lan! Look what Hoho found.
  • Kai-Lan: "I'll be right there. Ye-Ye, 以後見."
  • Ye-Ye: "以後見."
  • Hoho: "Look what I found."
  • Kai-Lan: "Ooh, 螃蟹. Nice to meet you, little crabs. My name is Kai-Lan."
  • Tolee: "I'm Tolee."
  • Rintoo: "I'm Rintoo."
  • Hoho: "I'm Hoho."
  • Tolee: "Look, Kai-Lan. The crabs have little shovels."
  • Crabs: "挖! 挖! 挖! 看. 貝殼."
  • Tolee: "Is this seashell for us?"
  • Crabs: "對了."


  • For this episode, the crabs do not really speak English, but they do speak Chinese.
  • This is the first episode where we see the characters wearing their swimwear. If you want to know how the characters wear their swimwear differently, see the Season 2 episode, "Rintoo Makes a Splash".
  • The episode's elements are related to those of the show's first episode, Dragonboat Festival.


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