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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: 658

Patti Labelle: the Alphabet

Patti LaBelle sings the alphabet.
2:27 Runtime
Plays: 223

Spanish Word of the Day: Silla

Rosita teaches us that "silla" means chair.
0:34 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: 129

Abby Reads to Marco

Abby reads Real People Tales.
2:1 Runtime
Plays: 381

Sonia Sotomayor: Career

Justice Sotomayor gives Abby career advice.
1:41 Runtime
Plays: 373

Snuffy and Joey Alphabet

Joey helps Snuffy remember the alphabet.
2:11 Runtime
Plays: 161

Letter G Game

Grover hosts the Letter G Game.
2:6 Runtime
Plays: 258

Alphabet Soup

Help Cookie Monster make words in his soup!
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Ask your child, "What letter does the noodle words begin with?" Help him to think of other familiar words that begin with that letter.
Plays: 3151

Pharrell: B is for Book

Pharell sings about the letter B and reading books.
1:56 Runtime
Plays: 341

Cookie Eats the Letter O

Cookie Monster shows us the letter of the day.
1:21 Runtime
Plays: 591

ABCs of the Swamp

Kermit sings the alphabet in the swamp.
1:45 Runtime

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