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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: 1806

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.
Plays: 1266

Song: J is for Jump

Jump into this song on Sesame Street!
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1:38 Runtime
Plays: 4509

Gross Grouch Song

Oscar sings a grouchy song about the letter G.
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0:44 Runtime
Plays: 1972

My Name is Zoe

Zoe spells her name out using blocks.
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1:32 Runtime
Plays: 1352

In My Book

Bert explains to Ernie the fun of reading.
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2:5 Runtime
Plays: 459

Trash Gordon: Triangle Planet

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
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1:30 Runtime
Plays: 3365

What Makes U So Useful

One Direction sings about the useful letter "U."
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2:19 Runtime
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Go on a letter U hunt! See how many times you can find it as an uppercase letter. How many times can you find it as a lowercase letter?
Plays: 1154

Spanish Word of the Day: Salta

Rosita teaches us that "salta" means jump.
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1:11 Runtime
Plays: 2158

Grover's Story Circle

Telling stories while taking turns is a great way to work together… and let creativity fly! Create a silly story with your Sesame Street friends Grover, Abby, Elmo, and Oscar.
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Try creating stories with your child. Write down what she says and read them back to her. Then invite her to illustrate them.
Plays: 263

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: 138

Joseph Gordon-Levitt - Reinforce

Murray hits Joseph Gordon-Levitt's watch with a mallet.
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2:11 Runtime
Plays: 1707

Super Grover: Go!

Elmo and Super Grover dance to the word "Go."
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0:21 Runtime

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