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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: 1747

Halle Berry: Nibble

Elmo and Halle Berry demonstrate the word ?nibble?.
Literacy
2:48 Runtime
Plays: 252

Bert's Hat

Bert can't decide which hat to wear.
Literacy
1:27 Runtime
Plays: 60

Hand Painted: T is for Turkey

An artist paints a turkey on his hand.
Literacy
0:50 Runtime
Plays: 651

Song: J is for Jump

Jump into this song on Sesame Street!
Literacy
1:38 Runtime
Plays: 818

Ginnifer Goodwin: Adventure

Ginnifer Goodwin and Abby explore the world of "adventure."
Literacy
2:2 Runtime
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Make up an adventure story! With your child, use your imagination to make up a story about an exciting adventure, such as exploring a jungle or swimming with dolphins!
Plays: 156

Telephone in Spanish

Snuffy and Bird learn the Spanish for phone.
Literacy
0:46 Runtime
Plays: 830

Toddler: Keyboard-O-Rama

Press any key to play with Elmo in this game for toddlers.
Literacy
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Press a letter on the keyboard and listen as Elmo names an object. Ask your child to think of something else that begins with that letter.
Plays: 388

Lauren Graham: Author

Lauren Graham and Grover demonstrate the word "author."
Literacy
1:32 Runtime
Plays: 396

No Matter What Your Language

Different words can mean the same thing.
Literacy
2:0 Runtime
Plays: 497

Bill Hader: Grouchy

Bill Hader, Murray, and Elmo explains the word grouchy.
Literacy
2:26 Runtime
Plays: 424

Persistent with David Beckham

Learn about the word "persistent".
Literacy
6:14 Runtime
Plays: 407

B is for Babies

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

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