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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: 999

What Makes U So Useful

One Direction sings about the useful letter "U."
2:19 Runtime
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Go on a letter U hunt! See how many times you can find it as an uppercase letter. How many times can you find it as a lowercase letter?
Plays: 255

Letters to Big Bird

Learn letters with Big Bird.
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Count the number of things in the game that begin with the same letter. Then, ask your child to think of other words that begin with that letter.
Plays: 257

Follow Your Curiosity

Abby, Elmo and Buzz ask questions to learn to words.
3:26 Runtime
Plays: 1326

Norah Jones: Don't Know Y

Norah misses her friend, the letter Y.
3:10 Runtime
Plays: 359

Trash Gordon: Planet Itch

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
2:23 Runtime
Plays: 207

La La La Letter L

Bert and Ernie sing words that begin with L.
1:52 Runtime
Plays: 3987

ABC en español with Gina Rodriguez

Gina Rodriguez teaches Elmo how to sing the ABCs in Spanish!
1:17 Runtime
Plays: 138

Johnny Galecki: Transform

Johnny Galecki explains the word "transform."
1:44 Runtime
Plays: 2700

Pharrell: B is for Book

Pharell sings about the letter B and reading books.
1:56 Runtime
Plays: 93

Telly Is Cold

Telly makes the word "cold."
1:4 Runtime
Plays: 274

Bumper Cars

Match the letter to a shape to ride the rotten bumper cars!
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Talk about the letter in the game and the sound that it makes. After you give Oscar his trash, go on a hunt around your home to find three more things that start with that letter.
Plays: 45

Zoe's Favorite Book

Zoe tells Telly about her favorite book.
1:15 Runtime

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