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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: 763

Word Play

Join your Sesame Street friends as they play together and learn new words!
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These bilingual read-aloud stories teach more than 30 vocabulary words! Discover how kids can learn new words while you play together. Use the “discover words” feature to invite your child to tell the story in his or her own words.
Plays: 5

D is for Dress-Up

Dress up as things that start with D like diver or dentist!
1:2 Runtime
Plays: 1428

Z Zebra Song

Elmo sings about the letter Z.
0:50 Runtime
Plays: 167

Letter of the Day Game Show: G

Cookie Monster has one minute to find three things.
2:37 Runtime
Plays: 297

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: 322

Sonia Sotomayor: Career

Justice Sotomayor gives Abby career advice.
1:41 Runtime
Plays: 34

Hand Painted: T is for Turkey

An artist paints a turkey on his hand.
0:50 Runtime
Plays: 102

Word on the Street: Subtraction

Murray introduces the word "subtraction".
0:30 Runtime
Plays: 247

Lena Horne Sings the Alphabet

Lena Horne sings with the Muppets.
1:37 Runtime
Plays: 433

ABCs of the Swamp

Kermit sings the alphabet in the swamp.
1:45 Runtime
Plays: 715

Rhyme Time!

Drive the train and help conductor Grover collect rhyming words!
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Rhyming is fun! Ask your child to say a word and then you say another word that ends in the same sounds. Take turns starting and finishing rhymes. How many rhyming pairs can you make?
Plays: 15

Street Sign Alphabet

Letters of the alphabet are found outdoors.
1:40 Runtime

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