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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: 127

H is for Halloween

Celebrate Halloween with pumpkins, costumes and the letter H!
1:25 Runtime
Plays: 679

Show Me a Sign

The letters of the alphabet in sign language
1:35 Runtime
Plays: 506

The African Animal Box

African animal alphabet song
2:29 Runtime
Plays: 960

C Is for Cookie

Cookie Monster sings about the letter C.
1:26 Runtime
Plays: 1110

Halle Berry: Nibble

Elmo and Halle Berry demonstrate the word ?nibble?.
2:48 Runtime
Plays: 428

Trash Gordon: Planet Itch

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
2:23 Runtime
Plays: 500

Tiki Barber: Quest

Tiki Barber undertakes a quest.
1:19 Runtime
Plays: 857

Amy Ryan - Paleontologist

Elmo and Amy Ryan pretend to be paleontologists.
1:25 Runtime
Plays: 319

Spanish Word of the Day: Familia

Rosita explains that the word "familia" means family.
0:55 Runtime
Plays: 317

The Classical Alphabet

The alphabet is sung with a classical song.
1:46 Runtime
Plays: 340

Grover Finds the Letter A

Grover has to find the letter A.
1:3 Runtime
Plays: 330

Abby's Gift Rap

Help Abby wrap her gifts by completing the rhymes.
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Help your child make up silly words that rhyme with her name. For example, you might rhyme Carly with darley or starley! How many silly rhyming words can you come up with?

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