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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: 6383

Letter of the Day: A

Get up, get down to the letter of the day with Elmo and friends!
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0:50 Runtime
Plays: 895

Forest Whitaker: Imagination

Forest Whitaker and Count von Count illustrate "imagination."
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2:1 Runtime
Plays: 716

Jumping Rhymes

Abby and Zoe teach Rosita to jump and rhyme!
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Help your child rhyme like Rosita! Explain that words that rhyme end with the same sound. Think of words that rhyme with "fun" and "sun." Then, pick another word and find more rhymes!
Plays: 307

Abby Draws Letter 1

Abby learns to use a crayon to draw the letter I.
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2:22 Runtime
Plays: 849

The Classical Alphabet

The alphabet is sung with a classical song.
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1:46 Runtime
Plays: 864

Snuffy and Joey Alphabet

Joey helps Snuffy remember the alphabet.
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2:11 Runtime
Plays: 219

D is for Dress-Up

Dress up as things that start with D like diver or dentist!
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1:2 Runtime
Plays: 1285

Mila Kunis: Include

Mila Kunis talks about being included.
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1:42 Runtime
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Talk about a time when your child felt like he wasn't included. How did he feel? Use puppets to act out the situation and figure out a way to be included, such as asking to play.
Plays: 221

Letter of the Day: D

Today's letter of the day is D! Dance, dinosaur and daisy all start with the letter D.
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0:45 Runtime
Plays: 566

Grover Finds the Letter A

Grover has to find the letter A.
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1:3 Runtime
Plays: 13474

ABCs of Moving You w/ Usher

Usher sings an active song about the ABC's.
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1:40 Runtime
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Make letters with your body! Try making a C, an L, and a P!
Plays: 8364

C Is for Cookie #2

Cookie Monster sings a song about cookies.
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1:28 Runtime
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Help your child find magazine pictures of things that begin with the letter C, such as cars and cookies! Cut out the pictures for him, and then create a letter C collage together.

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