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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: 258

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: 84

Song: Letter M Day

A song about a funny "m" day
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1:0 Runtime
Plays: 1289

Mindy Kaling: Enthusiastic

Mindy Kaling and Elmo explain the word enthusiastic.
Literacy
1:58 Runtime
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Together, create an activity calendar for the week, and plan one activity each day that your child is enthusiastic about and can look forward to. Ask him what makes him feel really excited.
Plays: 145

Letter of the Day: D

Today's letter of the day is D! Dance, dinosaur and daisy all start with the letter D.
Literacy
0:45 Runtime
Plays: 1613

Melissa McCarthy - Choreographer

Melissa McCarthy, Elmo, and a penguin choreograph a new dance.
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2:37 Runtime
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Make up your own dance together! Pick your favorite song and make up 3 dance moves. You can even teach your dance to family and friends!
Plays: 476

B is for Babies

The letter B is for bouncing babies!
Literacy
0:49 Runtime
Plays: 1385

Viola Davis: Fiesta

Viola Davis and Elmo learn that "fiesta" means party in Spanish.
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1:36 Runtime
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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: 1498

African Alphabet

Kermit and a Zulu tribe sing an alphabet song.
Literacy
1:53 Runtime
Plays: 1307

Kayla and Abby Sing the Alphabet

Abby and Kayla sing the alphabet together.
Literacy
0:53 Runtime
Plays: 59

Street Sign Alphabet

Letters of the alphabet are found outdoors.
Literacy
1:40 Runtime
Plays: 177

Telephone in Spanish

Snuffy and Bird learn the Spanish for phone.
Literacy
0:46 Runtime
Plays: 117

Everybody Loves the Letter Z

Things that begins with Z
Literacy
2:40 Runtime

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