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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: 144

D is for Dogs

Woof, woof, the word "dogs" starts with D!
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1:0 Runtime
Plays: 889

Spanish Word of the Day: Familia

Rosita explains that the word "familia" means family.
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0:55 Runtime
Plays: 448

Rhyming Day

Grover servers up a rhyme.
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3:2 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: 3059

Anna Kendrick: Absorb

Anna Kendrick, Elmo and Abby explore absorb's definition.
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Do an absorption investigation at home! Collect objects such as a tissue, a washcloth, and a rock. Fill a cup with water and predict which objects will absorb (or soak up) water. Test your thinking!
Plays: 765

Read Me a Story

Big Bird and Zoe ask Maria to read to them.
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3:28 Runtime
Plays: 436

M is for Music

There is music everywhere in the world around us...the letter M is for music!
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1:6 Runtime
Plays: 2576

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: 1727

Eva Longoria: Exquisite

Eva Longoria shows us "exquisite."
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1:15 Runtime
Plays: 857

Emma Stone: Balance

Emma Stone and Abby Cadabby explore the word "balance."
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1:19 Runtime
Plays: 1464

Tiki Barber: Quest

Tiki Barber undertakes a quest.
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1:19 Runtime
Plays: 1183

Oscar's Letter of the Day: S

Oscar and Slimey talk about the letter S.
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1:11 Runtime

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