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Emotional Development

Helping children learn to identify and manage their feelings is an important part of their emotional development. Children learn to label, understand, and manage their feelings by learning strategies such as taking deep breaths to calm down and resisting impulsive behavior like taking a sibling’s toy without asking.

2:16 Runtime
Plays: 130

Oscar's Bein' Green

Oscar sings "Bein' Green"
2:28 Runtime
Plays: 155

Read a Face

Match a face to the emotion.
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Ask your child to show you a happy face, sad face, angry face, and surprised face. Then, play a game where you each make faces and see if the other person can guess the emotion. Take turns!
Plays: 137

I'm Really Glad I'm Me

Mary Chapin Carpenter and friends are proud.
2:54 Runtime
Plays: 1990

What I Am

Will.I.am sings about self confidence.
1:47 Runtime
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Help your child brainstorm five positive words to describe himself and write them on index cards. Use the What I Am song as inspiration. Hang them up to remind him of his great qualities!
Plays: 746

Don Cheadle - Inflate

Don Cheadle and Elmo show that they're great inflaters.
1:11 Runtime
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Inflate a ball! Take the air out of a beach ball, and with your child, talk about what it looks and feels like. Blow air into the ball to inflate it and make new observations about the ball.
Plays: 1008

Elmo and Whale: Love

A whale shows Elmo what love is.
0:58 Runtime
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Talk about different ways you can show people you love them, such as giving hugs or making them a picture. Help your child make a picture or card for someone she loves.
Plays: 330

Steve Carrell: Vote

Steve Carrell, Abby, and Elmo vote on a snack.
1:56 Runtime
Plays: 1105

Michael Buble: Believe in Yourself

Michael Buble sings about having confidence!
2:1 Runtime
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Encourage your child to talk about something he's proud of, such as putting on his shoes all by himself. Focusing on strengths and achievements will help him build confidence.
Plays: 411

Muncha Lisa

The story of how Leonardo da Crunchy got Muncha Lisa to smile.
3:21 Runtime
Plays: 22

Anger Management

Whoopi Goldberg helps Baby Bear control anger.
2:37 Runtime
Plays: 10

I Love Fish

A boy talks about his love of fish.
1:1 Runtime

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