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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: 113

Telephone in Spanish

Snuffy and Bird learn the Spanish for phone.
0:46 Runtime
Plays: 281

Emma Stone: Balance

Emma Stone and Abby Cadabby explore the word "balance."
1:19 Runtime
Plays: 746

Show Me a Sign

The letters of the alphabet in sign language
1:35 Runtime
Plays: 719

Super Grover: Go!

Elmo and Super Grover dance to the word "Go."
0:21 Runtime
Plays: 1266

Halle Berry: Nibble

Elmo and Halle Berry demonstrate the word ?nibble?.
2:48 Runtime
Plays: 2341

I Love Words

Abby Cadabby sings about words she loves.
2:38 Runtime
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As you watch the video, encourage your child to say Abby's favorite words aloud when they appear on-screen. After the video is over, ask your child which of those words was his favorite.
Plays: 435

Trash Gordon: Planet of Shoes

Oscar reads to Slimey about Trash Gordon.
1:49 Runtime
Plays: 408

John Cho: Sturdy

Abby and John Cho demonstrate the word "sturdy."
1:47 Runtime
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Build a sturdy house for a stuffed animal! Use materials such as paper, cardboard, and blocks, and see which material is the strongest and makes a house that won't fall apart!
Plays: 67

Everybody Loves the Letter Z

Things that begins with Z
2:40 Runtime
Plays: 144

Abby Reads to Marco

Abby reads Real People Tales.
2:1 Runtime
Plays: 339

Going to the Library

A song about going to the library
2:9 Runtime
Plays: 366

Grover Finds the Letter A

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

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