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Emotional Development

Helping children learn to identify and manage their feelings is an important part of their emotional development. Children learn to label, understand, and manage their feelings by learning strategies such as taking deep breaths to calm down and resisting impulsive behavior like taking a sibling’s toy without asking.

Plays: 788

Keep on Clucking

A chicken convinces Elmo not to give up on his dreams.
0:50 Runtime
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Remind your child of a time he struggled with something new, like catching a ball, but learned how with practice! The next time he tries something new, remind him that the'll get better with practice.
Plays: 80

Don't Eat My Porridge!

Baby Bear tries to eat his porridge.
2:18 Runtime
Plays: 2483

What I Am

Will.I.am sings about self confidence.
1:47 Runtime
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Help your child brainstorm five positive words to describe himself and write them on index cards. Use the What I Am song as inspiration. Hang them up to remind him of his great qualities!
Plays: 205

Ernie Returns Home from Camp

Ernie missed Bert while he was at summer camp.
2:36 Runtime
Plays: 154

Me Gotta Be Blue

Cookie Monster sings a song about being blue.
2:24 Runtime
Plays: 240

Feelings Come and Feelings Go

Chris and Elmo sing about changing feelings.
1:24 Runtime
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Ask your child to show different feelings with his face, like happy, sad, or surprised. Take turns showing a feeling while the other person guesses! Talk about ways to cope with difficult feelings.
Plays: 223

I'm Special

Bert helps Ernie feel special.
1:52 Runtime
Plays: 3941

Try a Little Kindness with Tori Kelly

It's amazing what a word can do! Sing along with Tori Kelly about doing kind things for other people.
1:39 Runtime
Plays: 164

Super Grover: Barber

Super Grover discovers haircuts don't hurt.
4:1 Runtime
Plays: 698

You.You

Mando and his friends sing about loving and being yourself.
1:53 Runtime
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Make a fun list with your child of all of the reasons he is happy to be himself! What is he proud of? What is he good at? What makes him unique?
Plays: 852

What We Are Anthem

A song about being proud of what you are!
1:49 Runtime
Plays: 702

Ocean Emotion

Elmo sings about the emotions of ocean life.
2:0 Runtime
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Show an emotion using your face and body, such as frowning and slumping your shoulders or smiling and jumping up and down. Ask your child to guess what you're feeling. Switch and take turns!

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