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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: 154

Snuffy's Letter Car

Trace the letter!
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After your child traces a letter, talk about the sound it makes. Together, think of a word that begins with that letter and draw a picture! Can you think of more words that start with that letter?
Plays: 187

Trash Gordon: Triangle Planet

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
1:30 Runtime
Plays: 444

Pequeno & Grande

Rosita teaches the words grande and pequeno.
1:12 Runtime
Plays: 480

Forest Whitaker: Imagination

Forest Whitaker and Count von Count illustrate "imagination."
2:1 Runtime
Plays: 239

Timothy Olyphant: Proud

Timothy Olyphant and Abby talk to friends who feel proud.
1:45 Runtime
Plays: 150

Bert's Hat

Bert can't decide which hat to wear.
1:27 Runtime
Plays: 206

Kellan Lutz - Vibrate

Kellan Lutz shows Cookie Monster different things that vibrate.
2:29 Runtime
Plays: 366

Monster Clubhouse: Alphabet

The monster clubhouse meets and plays games.
6:1 Runtime
Plays: 250

Spanish Word of the Day: Feliz

Feliz means happy in Spanish.
1:0 Runtime
Plays: 459

Alphabet Hunt

Find the letters!
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As you walk around your neighborhood, try to point out different letters you see and talk about the sounds they make. Street signs, storefronts, and billboards are great places to look.
Plays: 422

Big Bird's Alphabet Track

Trace the letter!
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Go on a letter hunt! Pick a letter and see how many times you can find it as an uppercase letter. How many times can you find it as a lowercase letter?
Plays: 302

Conan O'Brien: Amphibian

Conan O'Brien talks about the word "amphibian."
2:51 Runtime

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