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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: 1033

Spanish Word of the Day: Salta

Rosita teaches us that "salta" means jump.
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1:11 Runtime
Plays: 4655

I Love Words

Abby Cadabby sings about words she loves.
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2:38 Runtime
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As you watch the video, encourage your child to say Abby's favorite words aloud when they appear on-screen. After the video is over, ask your child which of those words was his favorite.
Plays: 1381

Super Grover: Go!

Elmo and Super Grover dance to the word "Go."
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0:21 Runtime
Plays: 108

Cookie Sorting

Sort the cookies!
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You and your child can play sorting games with everyday objects around your home. Ask your child to sort her toys into different categories, like small and big toys, or hard and soft toys. With practice, your child may be ready to make up her own sorting rules to challenge you.
Plays: 1595

Alphabet Hunt

Find the letters!
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As you walk around your neighborhood, try to point out different letters you see and talk about the sounds they make. Street signs, storefronts, and billboards are great places to look.
Plays: 1837

Brittany Snow: Friend

Brittany Snow and Elmo explain the word friend.
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1:31 Runtime
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It's fun to make new friends! Use puppets or stuffed animals to act out what your child would do if he wanted to make a new friend! Encourage him to share his name, and ask, "Can I play with you?"
Plays: 382

Word on the Street: Subtraction

Murray introduces the word "subtraction".
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0:30 Runtime
Plays: 96

Song: Letter M Day

A song about a funny "m" day
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1:0 Runtime
Plays: 1163

Matt Kemp - Attach

Abby attaches different things to Matt Kemp's baseball jersey.
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1:36 Runtime
Plays: 1516

A's Anatomy

Dr. Grover helps to fix a letter A.
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4:7 Runtime
Plays: 1987

Spanish "G" Word Song

Rosita strums a Spanish "G" song on her guitar.
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1:16 Runtime
Plays: 951

Terry Crews: Artist

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

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