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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: 8

D is for Dress-Up

Dress up as things that start with D like diver or dentist!
1:2 Runtime
Plays: 1180

Alphabet Rap

Elmo raps the alphabet.
1:28 Runtime
Plays: 21

Buzz Aldrin and Alex: Space

Buzz Aldrin talks to Alex about space.
1:12 Runtime
Plays: 275

Lauren Graham: Author

Lauren Graham and Grover demonstrate the word "author."
1:32 Runtime
Plays: 976

Patti Labelle: the Alphabet

Patti LaBelle sings the alphabet.
2:27 Runtime
Plays: 171

Word on the Street: Subtraction

Murray introduces the word "subtraction".
0:30 Runtime
Plays: 255

Albert Pujols: Athlete

Albert Pujols and Grover illustrate what "athlete" means.
2:3 Runtime
Plays: 574

Big Bird's Alphabet Track

Trace the letter!
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: 613

Words Are Everywhere

Explore and find words to add to your collection!
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: 83


Zoe tells Baby Bear the word of the day.
0:53 Runtime
Plays: 53

Rhyme Time Poem

A song about rhyming. It's Rhyme Time! Can you rhyme?
0:51 Runtime
Plays: 488

Terry Crews: Artist

Abby and Count help Terry Crews explain the word artist.
1:26 Runtime