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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: 2304

Norah Jones: Don't Know Y

Norah misses her friend, the letter Y.
3:10 Runtime
Plays: 892

Mindy Kaling: Enthusiastic

Mindy Kaling and Elmo explain the word enthusiastic.
1:58 Runtime
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Together, create an activity calendar for the week, and plan one activity each day that your child is enthusiastic about and can look forward to. Ask him what makes him feel really excited.
Plays: 157

H is for Halloween

Celebrate Halloween with pumpkins, costumes and the letter H!
1:25 Runtime
Plays: 595

Trash Gordon: Planet Itch

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
2:23 Runtime
Plays: 91

Sons of Poetry

The Sons of Poetry circle their bikes to find the perfect rhyme
5:8 Runtime
Plays: 2325

B is for Bedtime with Tracee Ellis Ross

Tracee Ellis Ross gets ready for bed with things that start with B!
1:21 Runtime
Plays: 4406

Letter of the Day: A

Get up, get down to the letter of the day with Elmo and friends!
0:50 Runtime
Plays: 686

Forest Whitaker: Imagination

Forest Whitaker and Count von Count illustrate "imagination."
2:1 Runtime
Plays: 845

Words Are Everywhere

Explore and find words to add to your collection!
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Be word collectors at home! Choose a color or a shape, then challenge your child to look for things of that color or shape. Create your own word collection; write down new words your child learns.
Plays: 47

Hand Painted: T is for Turkey

An artist paints a turkey on his hand.
0:50 Runtime
Plays: 929

A's Anatomy

Dr. Grover helps fix a letter A.
4:7 Runtime
Plays: 630

In My Book

Bert explains to Ernie the fun of reading.
2:5 Runtime

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