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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: 2432

Reading Adventures

Join Elmo and friends as they go on five reading adventures!
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These bilingual read-aloud stories teach more than 30 vocabulary words! Together, enter a world of words anytime, anywhere as you read, explore, and tap! Choose a level that's right for your child.
Plays: 1009

Terry Crews: Artist

Abby and Count help Terry Crews explain the word artist.
Literacy
1:26 Runtime
Plays: 2835

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: 733

Grover Flies: F

Grover shows the letter F and how he flies.
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1:48 Runtime
Plays: 1588

Mila Kunis: Include

Mila Kunis talks about being included.
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1:42 Runtime
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Talk about a time when your child felt like he wasn't included. How did he feel? Use puppets to act out the situation and figure out a way to be included, such as asking to play.
Plays: 380

Paul Rudd: Brilliant

Paul Rudd and Grover show brilliant.
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1:0 Runtime
Plays: 106

Song: Letter M Day

A song about a funny "m" day
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1:0 Runtime
Plays: 911

D is for Dinosaur

Danielle the dinosaur meets friends at the diner!
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1:18 Runtime
Plays: 876

Norah Jones: Don't Know Y

Norah misses her friend, the letter Y, and sings a song with Elmo about it.
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3:10 Runtime
Plays: 1056

Forest Whitaker: Imagination

Forest Whitaker and Count von Count illustrate "imagination."
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2:1 Runtime
Plays: 561

Lauren Graham: Author

Lauren Graham and Grover demonstrate the word "author."
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1:32 Runtime
Plays: 1982

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!

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