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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: 79

Yes!

Zoe tells Baby Bear the word of the day.
0:53 Runtime
Plays: 330

Bill Hader: Grouchy

Bill Hader, Murray, and Elmo explains the word grouchy.
2:26 Runtime
Plays: 1817

Norah Jones: Don't Know Y

Norah misses her friend, the letter Y.
3:10 Runtime
Plays: 371

The Classical Alphabet

The alphabet is sung with a classical song.
1:46 Runtime
Plays: 1425

Things that Rhyme with Mando

Mando and friends sing about Spanish words that rhyme with Mando
2:31 Runtime
Plays: 1074

Abby's Sandbox Search

Dig in the sand with Abby to find fun objects!
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Pick your favorite letter from the game, talk about its sound, and list some words that begin with it. Then, go on a hunt around your home to find three more things that start with that letter.
Plays: 1169

Gross Grouch Song

Oscar sings a grouchy song about the letter ?G.?
0:44 Runtime
Plays: 1355

Sing the ABCs

Animation of two girls singing the alphabet
0:41 Runtime
Plays: 43

D is for Dogs

Woof, woof, the word "dogs" starts with D!
1:0 Runtime
Plays: 220

Cobie Smulders: Courteous

Cobie Smulders and Grover demonstrate the word "courteous."
1:53 Runtime
Plays: 463

Sonia Sotomayor: Career

Justice Sotomayor gives Abby career advice.
1:41 Runtime
Plays: 1482

ABC Hip Hop

Miles sings the alphabet with monsters.
1:39 Runtime

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