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Math

Young children learn that numbers represent amounts, can be used to compare things, and can be used to solve problems through basic adding and subtracting. They also learn how to measure and compare objects, recognize shapes by their features, use position words (next to, under), and recognize and complete patterns.

Plays: 155

The Rapunzel Dilemma

Stop Gonnigan?s enchanted hair from growing out of control!
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Pick something to measure with such as paper towel tubes and ask your child to guess how many tall she is. Have her lie on the floor and measure her with that item from her foot to her head.
Plays: 86

12: Pinball Animation

A counting pinball game focuses on the number 12.
1:6 Runtime
Plays: 685

Two Friends of Two

Elmo and Abby sing about the number 2.
2:10 Runtime
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A pair is two objects that are similar and used together, like a pair of socks, shoes or mittens. Find as many pairs of objects around your home as you can!
Plays: 285

Zero Is Delicious

Cookie Monster shows us the Number of the Day.
2:3 Runtime
Plays: 670

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: 192

Spot the Numbers

Find the hidden numbers!
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Make a number collage. Pick a number from the game and write it on a piece of paper. Find that number of objects, such as 5 cotton balls or 9 leaves, and tape them to the page. Count them out loud!
Plays: 223

Adding, Adding, Adding

Ernie wants to sing a song about addition.
3:42 Runtime
Plays: 163

Counting School

The Count teaches different ways to count.
2:49 Runtime
Plays: 282

Dance Theatre of Harlem: 3 Birds

Big Bird counts 3 birds.
0:19 Runtime
Plays: 1940

Elmo's Ducks

Elmo sings a song about numbers and ducks.
2:5 Runtime
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Count backwards to zero! Put five pieces of a healthy snack on a plate and have your child count down after each one is eaten. When you reach zero, talk about how zero means there are none left.
Plays: 608

Furry Potter

Furry Potter is on a mission to capture the Goblet of Cookies.
5:0 Runtime
Plays: 226

Elmo the Musical: Pizza

Imagine and play along with Pizza Astronaut Elmo
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Play your own pizza subtraction game! Help your child draw a circle and cut out 10 slices for her. As you give slices away to people or stuffed animals, have her count how many are left.

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