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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: 381

Aziz Ansari: Ridiculous

Aziz Ansari and Grover explain the word ridiculous.
1:42 Runtime
Plays: 1876

Celebrity Lullabies

Ricky Gervais sings Elmo a lullaby.
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: 1652

D: Dance

Dancing to the letter D
0:35 Runtime
Plays: 1353

Anna Kendrick: Absorb

Anna Kendrick, Elmo and Abby explore absorb's definition.
1:22 Runtime
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Do an absorption investigation at home! Collect objects such as a tissue, a washcloth, and a rock. Fill a cup with water and predict which objects will absorb (or soak up) water. Test your thinking!
Plays: 314

Follow Your Curiosity

Abby, Elmo and Buzz ask questions to learn to words.
3:26 Runtime
Plays: 225

Read Me a Story

Big Bird and Zoe ask Maria to read to them.
3:28 Runtime
Plays: 5

D is for Dress-Up

Dress up as things that start with D like diver or dentist!
1:2 Runtime
Plays: 733

A's Anatomy

Dr. Grover helps fix a letter A.
4:7 Runtime
Plays: 1634

Z Zebra Song

Elmo sings about the letter Z.
0:50 Runtime
Plays: 502

Words Are Everywhere

Explore and find words to add to your collection!
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Be word collectors at home! Choose a color or a shape, then challenge your child to look for things of that color or shape. Create your own word collection; write down new words your child learns.
Plays: 162

Letter G Game

Grover hosts the Letter G Game.
2:6 Runtime
Plays: 195

Letter of the Day Game Show: G

Cookie Monster has one minute to find three things.
2:37 Runtime

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