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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: 826

Lupita Nyong'o: Skin

Lupita Nyong'o and Elmo explain the word skin.
1:45 Runtime
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Our skin helps us touch and feel things. Touch things around your home such as a carpet, a tiled floor, and different fruits. Talk about how they feel. Are they rough or smooth? Are they hard or soft?
Plays: 1771

Circus Alphabet

A circus shows the letters of the alphabet.
1:32 Runtime
Plays: 383

Emma Stone: Balance

Emma Stone and Abby Cadabby explore the word "balance."
1:19 Runtime
Plays: 683

Letter V Salesman

Grover tries to sell the letter V.
1:58 Runtime
Plays: 84

Sons of Poetry

The Sons of Poetry circle their bikes to find the perfect rhyme
5:8 Runtime
Plays: 898

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.
Plays: 705

Scramalot

The knights of Scramalot like to rhyme a lot.
2:39 Runtime
Plays: 331

B is for Babies

The letter B is for bouncing babies!
0:49 Runtime
Plays: 771

ABC en español with Gina Rodriguez

Gina Rodriguez teaches Elmo how to sing the ABCs in Spanish!
1:17 Runtime
Plays: 955

Viola Davis: Fiesta

Viola Davis and Elmo learn that "fiesta" means party in Spanish.
1:36 Runtime
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It's fiesta time! Help your child plan a party for her stuffed animals. Make a list of the animals she'd like to invite, create decorations, and think of some games you can play during the fiesta.
Plays: 9486

ABCs of Moving You w/ Usher

Usher sings an active song about the ABC's.
1:40 Runtime
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Make letters with your body! Try making a C, an L, and a P!
Plays: 344

No Matter What Your Language

Different words can mean the same thing.
2:0 Runtime

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