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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: 230

Going to the Library

A song about going to the library
2:9 Runtime
Plays: 580

Mila Kunis: Include

Mila Kunis talks about being included.
1:42 Runtime
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Talk about a time when your child felt like he wasn't included. How did he feel? Use puppets to act out the situation and figure out a way to be included, such as asking to play.
Plays: 4764

ABCs of Moving You w/ Usher

Usher sings an active song about the ABC's.
1:40 Runtime
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Make letters with your body! Try making a C, an L, and a P!
Plays: 148

Trash Gordon: Planet Spaghetti

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
1:53 Runtime
Plays: 755

Alphabet Rap

Elmo raps the alphabet.
1:28 Runtime
Plays: 590

B. B. King: The Letter B

B.B. King sings about life without "B".
2:26 Runtime
Plays: 1402

D: Dance

Dancing to the letter D
0:35 Runtime
Plays: 380

Dr. No

A Monsterpiece Theatre presentation
3:55 Runtime
Plays: 791

Jack Black and the Octagon

Jack Black talks about the word "octagon."
1:8 Runtime
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Make octagons! You and your child can create this eight-sided shape by using eight crayons, spoons, or blocks. Each time you make one, count the sides and angles. How many ways can you make octagons?
Plays: 490

Doug E. Doug and Elmo

Elmo reads a story he wrote to Doug E. Doug.
3:15 Runtime
Plays: 187

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: 85

Bert and Sleeping Beauty

Bert wakes Sleeping Beauty.
2:54 Runtime

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