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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: 516

B is for Babies

The letter B is for bouncing babies!
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0:49 Runtime
Plays: 1281

Doug E. Doug and Elmo

Elmo reads a story he wrote to Doug E. Doug.
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3:15 Runtime
Plays: 249

D is for Dress-Up

Dress up as things that start with D like diver or dentist!
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1:2 Runtime
Plays: 1907

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: 857

Emma Stone: Balance

Emma Stone and Abby Cadabby explore the word "balance."
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1:19 Runtime
Plays: 2479

Reading Adventures

Join Elmo and friends as they go on five reading adventures!
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These bilingual read-aloud stories teach more than 30 vocabulary words! Together, enter a world of words anytime, anywhere as you read, explore, and tap! Choose a level that's right for your child.
Plays: 2733

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: 109

Song: Letter M Day

A song about a funny "m" day
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1:0 Runtime
Plays: 1078

The Classical Alphabet

The alphabet is sung with a classical song.
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1:46 Runtime
Plays: 1994

Melissa McCarthy - Choreographer

Melissa McCarthy, Elmo, and a penguin choreograph a new dance.
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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!
Plays: 930

Cookie Eats the Letter O

Cookie Monster shows us the letter of the day.
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1:21 Runtime
Plays: 579

Lauren Graham: Author

Lauren Graham and Grover demonstrate the word "author."
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1:32 Runtime

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