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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: 636

Alphabet Town

You can see the alphabet all around town.
2:10 Runtime
Plays: 46

Rhyme Time Poem

A song about rhyming. It's Rhyme Time! Can you rhyme?
0:51 Runtime
Plays: 290

Transportation

Zoe Saldana explains the word "transportation."
1:59 Runtime
Plays: 677

Patti Labelle: the Alphabet

Patti LaBelle sings the alphabet.
2:27 Runtime
Plays: 424

Trash Gordon: Planet Itch

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
2:23 Runtime
Plays: 5

D is for Dress-Up

Dress up as things that start with D like diver or dentist!
1:2 Runtime
Plays: 283

Lena Horne Sings the Alphabet

Lena Horne sings with the Muppets.
1:37 Runtime
Plays: 110

Hand Painted: T is for Turkey

An artist paints a turkey on his hand.
0:50 Runtime
Plays: 261

Alphabet Soup

Help Cookie Monster make words in his soup!
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Ask your child, "What letter does the noodle words begin with?" Help him to think of other familiar words that begin with that letter.
Plays: 397

Jesse Tyler Ferguson: Fragile

Jesse Tyler Ferguson explains "fragile."
1:50 Runtime
Plays: 4410

C Is for Cookie #2

Cookie Monster sings a song about cookies.
1:28 Runtime
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Help your child find magazine pictures of things that begin with the letter C, such as cars and cookies! Cut out the pictures for him, and then create a letter C collage together.
Plays: 656

Mila Kunis: Include

Mila Kunis talks about being included.
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.

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