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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: 581

African Alphabet

Kermit and a Zulu tribe sing an alphabet song.
1:53 Runtime
Plays: 385

Trash Gordon: Planet of Shoes

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
1:49 Runtime
Plays: 348

The Words Song

Discover that words are here, there, and everywhere.
1:41 Runtime
Plays: 225

Read Me a Story

Big Bird and Zoe ask Maria to read to them.
3:28 Runtime
Plays: 943

C Is for Cookie

Cookie Monster sings about the letter C.
1:26 Runtime
Plays: 137

Snuffy's Letter Car

Trace the letter!
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After your child traces a letter, talk about the sound it makes. Together, think of a word that begins with that letter and draw a picture! Can you think of more words that start with that letter?
Plays: 152

Abby Draws Letter 1

Abby learns to use a crayon to draw the letter I.
2:22 Runtime
Plays: 116

Rhyming Day

Grover servers up a rhyme.
3:2 Runtime
Plays: 522

Matt Kemp - Attach

Abby attaches different things to Matt Kemp's baseball jersey.
1:36 Runtime
Plays: 171

Kingdom of O

Elmo looks for the Kingdom of E and finds O.
4:6 Runtime
Plays: 457

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: 659

Patti Labelle: the Alphabet

Patti LaBelle sings the alphabet.
2:27 Runtime

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