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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: 583

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: 260

Aziz Ansari: Ridiculous

Aziz Ansari and Grover explain the word ridiculous.
1:42 Runtime
Plays: 243

Rappin' Alphabet

Grover break dances with an alphabet rap.
2:6 Runtime
Plays: 23

D is for Dogs

Woof, woof, the word "dogs" starts with D!
1:0 Runtime
Plays: 25

Hand Painted: T is for Turkey

An artist paints a turkey on his hand.
0:50 Runtime
Plays: 40

Sons of Poetry

The Sons of Poetry circle their bikes to find the perfect rhyme
5:8 Runtime
Plays: 147

Abby's Gift Rap

Help Abby wrap her gifts by completing the rhymes.
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Help your child make up silly words that rhyme with her name. For example, you might rhyme Carly with darley or starley! How many silly rhyming words can you come up with?
Plays: 315

Tiki Barber: Quest

Tiki Barber undertakes a quest.
1:19 Runtime
Plays: 314

Forest Whitaker: Imagination

Forest Whitaker and Count von Count illustrate "imagination."
2:1 Runtime
Plays: 226

Matt Kemp - Attach

Abby attaches different things to Matt Kemp's baseball jersey.
1:36 Runtime
Plays: 111

Johnny Galecki: Transform

Johnny Galecki explains the word "transform."
1:44 Runtime
Plays: 2656

C Is for Cookie #2

Cookie Monster sings a song about cookies.
1:28 Runtime
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Help your child find magazine pictures of things that begin with the letter C, such as cars and cookies! Cut out the pictures for him, and then create a letter C collage together.

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