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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: 815

A's Anatomy

Dr. Grover helps fix a letter A.
4:7 Runtime
Plays: 1375

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: 592

Letter V Salesman

Grover tries to sell the letter V.
1:58 Runtime
Plays: 816

B. B. King: The Letter B

B.B. King sings about life without "B".
2:26 Runtime
Plays: 171

Jimmy Kimmel: Sibling

Jimmy Kimmel explains the word "sibling."
1:32 Runtime
Plays: 815

Viola Davis: Fiesta

Viola Davis and Elmo learn that "fiesta" means party in Spanish.
1:36 Runtime
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It's fiesta time! Help your child plan a party for her stuffed animals. Make a list of the animals she'd like to invite, create decorations, and think of some games you can play during the fiesta.
Plays: 3671

Pharrell: B is for Book

Pharell sings about the letter B and reading books.
1:56 Runtime
Plays: 142

Abby Reads to Marco

Abby reads Real People Tales.
2:1 Runtime
Plays: 329

Bill Hader: Grouchy

Bill Hader, Murray, and Elmo explains the word grouchy.
2:26 Runtime
Plays: 160

Bert's Hat

Bert can't decide which hat to wear.
1:27 Runtime
Plays: 3617

Letter of the Day: A

Get up, get down to the letter of the day with Elmo and friends!
0:50 Runtime
Plays: 942

Melissa McCarthy - Choreographer

Melissa McCarthy, Elmo, and a penguin choreograph a new dance.
2:37 Runtime
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Make up your own dance together! Pick your favorite song and make up 3 dance moves. You can even teach your dance to family and friends!

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