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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: 2163

Grover's Story Circle

Telling stories while taking turns is a great way to work together… and let creativity fly! Create a silly story with your Sesame Street friends Grover, Abby, Elmo, and Oscar.
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Try creating stories with your child. Write down what she says and read them back to her. Then invite her to illustrate them.
Plays: 858

Persistent with David Beckham

Learn about the word "persistent".
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6:14 Runtime
Plays: 930

D is for Dinosaur

Danielle the dinosaur meets friends at the diner!
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1:18 Runtime
Plays: 848

Read Me a Story

Big Bird and Zoe ask Maria to read to them.
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3:28 Runtime
Plays: 571

B is for Babies

The letter B is for bouncing babies!
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0:49 Runtime
Plays: 5177

Celebrity Lullabies

Ricky Gervais sings Elmo a lullaby.
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2:53 Runtime
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Search for things around your home that begin with the letter N. You might find a newspaper, napkin, or noodles. To help your child get started, encourage him to point to his nose!
Plays: 1259

ABC Hungry

Pop the bubbles!
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Each time your child finds the correct letter, ask him to tell you what sound it makes, and together, think of words that begin with that letter.
Plays: 448

Bert's Hat

Bert can't decide which hat to wear.
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1:27 Runtime
Plays: 3154

Circus Alphabet

A circus shows the letters of the alphabet.
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1:32 Runtime
Plays: 1961

Ruben Studdard: Soul Alphabet

Elmo and Ruben sing the alphabet song.
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2:13 Runtime
Plays: 890

Transportation

Zoe Saldana explains the word "transportation."
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1:59 Runtime
Plays: 1299

Ginnifer Goodwin: Adventure

Ginnifer Goodwin and Abby explore the world of "adventure."
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2:2 Runtime
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Make up an adventure story! With your child, use your imagination to make up a story about an exciting adventure, such as exploring a jungle or swimming with dolphins!

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