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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: 516

Animal Soup Alphabet

An animal for every letter of the alphabet.
1:26 Runtime
Plays: 2620

Celebrity Lullabies

Ricky Gervais sings Elmo a lullaby.
2:53 Runtime
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Search for things around your home that begin with the letter N. You might find a newspaper, napkin, or noodles. To help your child get started, encourage him to point to his nose!
Plays: 200

Paul Rudd: Brilliant

Paul Rudd and Grover show brilliant.
1:0 Runtime
Plays: 792

Grover, Elmo, and the Alphabet

Grover and Elmo recite the alphabet.
0:51 Runtime
Plays: 238

Trash Gordon: Planet Spaghetti

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
1:53 Runtime
Plays: 448

Alphabet Soup

Help Cookie Monster make words in his soup!
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Ask your child, "What letter does the noodle words begin with?" Help him to think of other familiar words that begin with that letter.
Plays: 4558

Pharrell: B is for Book

Pharell sings about the letter B and reading books.
1:56 Runtime
Plays: 39

Mark Ruffalo: Empathy

Mark Ruffalo and Murray talk about the word "Empathy."
2:28 Runtime
Plays: 651

Ian McKellan: Resist

Ian McKellan and Cookie Monster explain the word resist.
3:17 Runtime
Plays: 328

Read Me a Story

Big Bird and Zoe ask Maria to read to them.
3:28 Runtime
Plays: 60

Rhyme Time Poem

A song about rhyming. It's Rhyme Time! Can you rhyme?
0:51 Runtime
Plays: 947

It's Hot!

Elmo and Rosita spell the word "hot."
2:0 Runtime

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