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An all-new season of Sesame Street premieres on HBO on Saturday, November 18th!

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: 259

The Words Song

Discover that words are here, there, and everywhere.
1:41 Runtime
Plays: 283

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: 770

Story Book Builder

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As you create these stories with your child, ask him how he might feel in each situation and why. Describe how you would feel in the same situation. Maybe it's the same, maybe it's different.
Plays: 844

Detective Elmo: The Cookie Case

Help Detective Elmo crack the cookie case!
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Solve your own mystery! Place your hand over a picture of someone you and your child know. Slowly remove your hand to partially reveal the image. Can he guess who it is?
Plays: 3811

ABC en español with Gina Rodriguez

Gina Rodriguez teaches Elmo how to sing the ABCs in Spanish!
1:17 Runtime
Plays: 762

Amy Ryan - Paleontologist

Elmo and Amy Ryan pretend to be paleontologists.
1:25 Runtime
Plays: 571

B. B. King: The Letter B

B.B. King sings about life without "B".
2:26 Runtime
Plays: 368

Scramalot

The knights of Scramalot like to rhyme a lot.
2:39 Runtime
Plays: 196

La La La Letter L

Bert and Ernie sing words that begin with L.
1:52 Runtime
Plays: 170

Persistent with David Beckham

Learn about the word "persistent".
6:14 Runtime
Plays: 57

D is for Dinosaur

Danielle the dinosaur meets friends at the diner!
1:18 Runtime
Plays: 293

Aziz Ansari: Ridiculous

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

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