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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: 3560

D: Dance

Dancing to the letter D
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0:35 Runtime
Plays: 1571

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: 896

John Cho: Sturdy

Abby and John Cho demonstrate the word "sturdy."
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Build a sturdy house for a stuffed animal! Use materials such as paper, cardboard, and blocks, and see which material is the strongest and makes a house that won't fall apart!
Plays: 1591

Viola Davis: Fiesta

Viola Davis and Elmo learn that "fiesta" means party in Spanish.
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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: 883

Sonia Sotomayor: Career

Justice Sotomayor gives Abby career advice.
Literacy
1:41 Runtime
Plays: 979

Jesse Tyler Ferguson: Fragile

Jesse Tyler Ferguson explains "fragile."
Literacy
1:50 Runtime
Plays: 877

Lena Horne Sings the Alphabet

Lena Horne sings with the Muppets.
Literacy
1:37 Runtime
Plays: 239

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: 120

D is for Dogs

Woof, woof, the word "dogs" starts with D!
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1:0 Runtime
Plays: 93

Song: Letter M Day

A song about a funny "m" day
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Plays: 1090

Scramalot

The knights of Scramalot like to rhyme a lot.
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2:39 Runtime
Plays: 1185

Letter V Salesman

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

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