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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: 2472

Rhyme Time!

Drive the train and help conductor Grover collect rhyming words!
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Rhyming is fun! Ask your child to say a word and then you say another word that ends in the same sounds. Take turns starting and finishing rhymes. How many rhyming pairs can you make?
Plays: 137

D is for Dogs

Woof, woof, the word "dogs" starts with D!
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1:0 Runtime
Plays: 1113

Snuffy and Joey Alphabet

Joey helps Snuffy remember the alphabet.
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2:11 Runtime
Plays: 1772

Amy Ryan - Paleontologist

Elmo and Amy Ryan pretend to be paleontologists.
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1:25 Runtime
Plays: 2027

Spanish "G" Word Song

Rosita strums a Spanish "G" song on her guitar.
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1:16 Runtime
Plays: 695

Kellan Lutz - Vibrate

Kellan Lutz shows Cookie Monster different things that vibrate.
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2:29 Runtime
Plays: 1639

It's Hot!

Elmo and Rosita spell the word "hot."
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2:0 Runtime
Plays: 983

Terry Crews: Artist

Abby and Count help Terry Crews explain the word artist.
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1:26 Runtime
Plays: 1073

Jesse Tyler Ferguson: Fragile

Jesse Tyler Ferguson explains "fragile."
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1:50 Runtime
Plays: 1120

Charlize Theron: Jealous

Charlize Theron feels jealous of Abby Cadabby's wings.
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2:23 Runtime
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Talk about the word jealous, a strong feeling you have when you want something that someone else has. Together, talk about a time when your child felt jealous and what she did to feel better.
Plays: 96

Hand Painted: T is for Turkey

An artist paints a turkey on his hand.
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0:50 Runtime
Plays: 1396

Letter Dance Party

Big Bird and Snuffy are throwing a letter dance party and you’re invited! Practice letter recognition and boogie down with some fun party surprises.
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Help your child learn all about the first letter in her name. Together, say the letter out loud, practice tracing it while making the letter sound, and name different words that begin with that letter.

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