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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: 3701

ABC Hip Hop

Miles sings the alphabet with monsters.
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1:39 Runtime
Plays: 2118

B. B. King: The Letter B

B.B. King sings about life without "B".
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2:26 Runtime
Plays: 1772

Ruben Studdard: Soul Alphabet

Elmo and Ruben sing the alphabet song.
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2:13 Runtime
Plays: 1250

Doug E. Doug and Elmo

Elmo reads a story he wrote to Doug E. Doug.
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3:15 Runtime
Plays: 28

B is for Butterfly

B stands for beautiful butterflies flying around.
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1:0 Runtime
Plays: 911

D is for Dinosaur

Danielle the dinosaur meets friends at the diner!
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1:18 Runtime
Plays: 440

Rhyming Day

Grover servers up a rhyme.
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3:2 Runtime
Plays: 7987

The Alphabet with Elmo

India Arie sings the ABC's with Elmo.
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2:9 Runtime
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Walk around your neighborhood and point out different letters you see. Talk about the sounds they make. Street signs, storefronts, and billboards are great places to look.
Plays: 3609

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: 759

La La La Letter L

Bert and Ernie sing words that begin with L.
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1:52 Runtime
Plays: 947

Bumper Cars

Match the letter to a shape to ride the rotten bumper cars!
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Talk about the letter in the game and the sound that it makes. After you give Oscar his trash, go on a hunt around your home to find three more things that start with that letter.
Plays: 74

Elmo's Brain Games

Elmo's Brain Games
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TIP: Help your child build their memory, attention to detail, and flexible thinking with mini scavenger hunts. You can ask them to find all the things in a room or space that are a certain color or a certain shape.

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