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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: 724

Viola Davis: Fiesta

Viola Davis and Elmo learn that "fiesta" means party in Spanish.
1:36 Runtime
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It's fiesta time! Help your child plan a party for her stuffed animals. Make a list of the animals she'd like to invite, create decorations, and think of some games you can play during the fiesta.
Plays: 95

Telephone in Spanish

Snuffy and Bird learn the Spanish for phone.
0:46 Runtime
Plays: 897

Spanish "G" Word Song

Rosita strums a Spanish "G" song on her guitar.
1:16 Runtime
Plays: 10

Antonio Talks About Reading

Antonio talks about Goldilocks & the 3 Bears.
0:53 Runtime
Plays: 58

Sons of Poetry

The Sons of Poetry circle their bikes to find the perfect rhyme
5:8 Runtime
Plays: 582

Paula Patton - Innovation

Elmo shows Paula Patton the Word-o-Pad, the Word-o-Bot and the D
2:47 Runtime
Plays: 1094

Story Book Builder

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As you create these stories with your child, ask him how he might feel in each situation and why. Describe how you would feel in the same situation. Maybe it's the same, maybe it's different.
Plays: 193

Bubble Letters

Pop the bubbles!
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Write out all of the letters in your child?s name. Together, talk about the sound that each letter makes.
Plays: 578

Letters to Big Bird

Learn letters with Big Bird.
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Count the number of things in the game that begin with the same letter. Then, ask your child to think of other words that begin with that letter.
Plays: 409

Trash Gordon: Planet Wormhole

Oscar reads to slimy about Trash Gordon
1:46 Runtime
Plays: 151

Johnny Galecki: Transform

Johnny Galecki explains the word "transform."
1:44 Runtime
Plays: 274

Going to the Library

A song about going to the library
2:9 Runtime

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