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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: 310

Ian McKellan: Resist

Ian McKellan and Cookie Monster explain the word resist.
3:17 Runtime
Plays: 32

Yes!

Zoe tells Baby Bear the word of the day.
0:53 Runtime
Plays: 655

Abby's Sandbox Search

Dig in the sand with Abby to find fun objects!
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Pick your favorite letter from the game, talk about its sound, and list some words that begin with it. Then, go on a hunt around your home to find three more things that start with that letter.
Plays: 478

Lupita Nyong'o: Skin

Lupita Nyong'o and Elmo explain the word skin.
1:45 Runtime
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Our skin helps us touch and feel things. Touch things around your home such as a carpet, a tiled floor, and different fruits. Talk about how they feel. Are they rough or smooth? Are they hard or soft?
Plays: 269

Jesse Tyler Ferguson: Fragile

Jesse Tyler Ferguson explains "fragile."
1:50 Runtime
Plays: 277

My Name is Zoe

Zoe spells her name out using blocks.
1:32 Runtime
Plays: 300

ABCs of the Swamp

Kermit sings the alphabet in the swamp.
1:45 Runtime
Plays: 148

Kellan Lutz - Vibrate

Kellan Lutz shows Cookie Monster different things that vibrate.
2:29 Runtime
Plays: 572

It's Hot!

Elmo and Rosita spell the word "hot."
2:0 Runtime
Plays: 88

Rhyming Day

Grover servers up a rhyme.
3:2 Runtime
Plays: 317

Oscar's Letter of the Day: S

Oscar and Slimey talk about the letter S.
1:11 Runtime
Plays: 124

Trash Gordon: Planet Spaghetti

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

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