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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: 1719

Ruben Studdard: Soul Alphabet

Elmo and Ruben sing the alphabet song.
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2:13 Runtime
Plays: 16969

Sesame Street Alphabet

All of the Sesame Street muppets sing a new alphabet song!
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2:37 Runtime
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Go on a neighborhood letter hunt! Point out different letters you see and talk about the sounds they make. Street signs, storefronts, and billboards are great places to look.
Plays: 3276

Things that Rhyme with Mando

Mando and friends sing about Spanish words that rhyme with Mando
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2:31 Runtime
Plays: 1131

Oscar's Letter of the Day: S

Oscar and Slimey talk about the letter S.
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1:11 Runtime
Plays: 2550

Alphabet Rap

Elmo raps the alphabet.
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1:28 Runtime
Plays: 1323

How Fun a Book

A song about the adventures you can take in a book!
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0:56 Runtime
Plays: 1821

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: 409

Trash Gordon: Planet Spaghetti

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
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1:53 Runtime
Plays: 2858

Circus Alphabet

A circus shows the letters of the alphabet.
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1:32 Runtime
Plays: 4665

Celebrity Lullabies

Ricky Gervais sings Elmo a lullaby.
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2:53 Runtime
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Search for things around your home that begin with the letter N. You might find a newspaper, napkin, or noodles. To help your child get started, encourage him to point to his nose!
Plays: 2602

Abby's Sandbox Search

Dig in the sand with Abby to find fun objects!
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Pick your favorite letter from the game, talk about its sound, and list some words that begin with it. Then, go on a hunt around your home to find three more things that start with that letter.
Plays: 999

Trash Gordon: Planet Itch

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
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2:23 Runtime

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