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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: 473

My Name is Zoe

Zoe spells her name out using blocks.
1:32 Runtime
Plays: 1060

Word Play

Join your Sesame Street friends as they play together and learn new words!
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These bilingual read-aloud stories teach more than 30 vocabulary words! Discover how kids can learn new words while you play together. Use the “discover words” feature to invite your child to tell the story in his or her own words.
Plays: 154

Snuffy's Letter Car

Trace the letter!
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After your child traces a letter, talk about the sound it makes. Together, think of a word that begins with that letter and draw a picture! Can you think of more words that start with that letter?
Plays: 330

Jumping Rhymes

Abby and Zoe teach Rosita to jump and rhyme!
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Help your child rhyme like Rosita! Explain that words that rhyme end with the same sound. Think of words that rhyme with "fun" and "sun." Then, pick another word and find more rhymes!
Plays: 52

Lena Headey: Relax

Lena Headey and Murray calm demonstrate the word Relax.
2:29 Runtime
Plays: 96

Telephone in Spanish

Snuffy and Bird learn the Spanish for phone.
0:46 Runtime
Plays: 2520

Outer Space ABCs

Blast off for an alphabet song in outer space!
1:20 Runtime
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Go on a letter hunt! Pick a letter and see how many times you can find it as an uppercase letter and as a lowercase letter. Signs, store windows, and books are great places to look!
Plays: 423

Trash Gordon: Planet Itch

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
2:23 Runtime
Plays: 1260

Things that Rhyme with Mando

Mando and friends sing about Spanish words that rhyme with Mando
2:31 Runtime
Plays: 49

Everybody Loves the Letter Z

Things that begins with Z
2:40 Runtime
Plays: 609

ABCs of the Swamp

Kermit sings the alphabet in the swamp.
1:45 Runtime
Plays: 4979

ABC en español with Gina Rodriguez

Gina Rodriguez teaches Elmo how to sing the ABCs in Spanish!
1:17 Runtime

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