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Literacy

Reading and writing for young children begins by sharing books and stories, alphabet songs and games, rhymes, and early drawing and writing experiences. When children see written words, it helps them recognize letters and understand meaning in text. Reading also builds their vocabulary.

Plays: 558

Ruben Studdard: Soul Alphabet

Elmo and Ruben sing the alphabet song.
2:13 Runtime
Plays: 478

Oscar's Letter of the Day: S

Oscar and Slimey talk about the letter S.
1:11 Runtime
Plays: 184

Trash Gordon: Triangle Planet

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
1:30 Runtime
Plays: 161

Letter G Game

Grover hosts the Letter G Game.
2:6 Runtime
Plays: 876

Rhyme Time!

Drive the train and help conductor Grover collect rhyming words!
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Rhyming is fun! Ask your child to say a word and then you say another word that ends in the same sounds. Take turns starting and finishing rhymes. How many rhyming pairs can you make?
Plays: 1452

I Love Words

Abby Cadabby sings about words she loves.
2:38 Runtime
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As you watch the video, encourage your child to say Abby's favorite words aloud when they appear on-screen. After the video is over, ask your child which of those words was his favorite.
Plays: 261

ABC Hungry

Pop the bubbles!
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Each time your child finds the correct letter, ask him to tell you what sound it makes, and together, think of words that begin with that letter.
Plays: 1101

Halle Berry: Nibble

Elmo and Halle Berry demonstrate the word ?nibble?.
2:48 Runtime
Plays: 95

Telephone in Spanish

Snuffy and Bird learn the Spanish for phone.
0:46 Runtime
Plays: 4

Norah Jones: Don't Know Y

Norah misses her friend, the letter Y, and sings a song with Elmo about it.
3:10 Runtime
Plays: 321

Telly, Oscar And The Letter B

Telly and Oscar talk about the letter B.
1:9 Runtime
Plays: 194

Letter of the Day Game Show: G

Cookie Monster has one minute to find three things.
2:37 Runtime

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