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  • Learning Goal
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  • Memory Dance
  • Executive Functioning, Arts and Creativity, and Healthy Habits
  • Give your mind and body a workout by choreographing a multi-step dance with your child.
  • Float Your Boat
  • Episode 4258: Rocco’s Boat
  • Planning; Observation; Engineering
  • Make predictions and use trial and error to engineer a boat that will float.
  • Ramps!
  • Episode 4257: Failure to Launch
  • Observation; Engineering; Mathematics
  • Experiment with different ramp heights to see how they affect the distance toy cars travel.
  • Build a Bridge
  • Episode 4264: Goodbye Pacifier
  • Planning; Observation; Engineering; Mathematics
  • Build a bridge that can hold rocks with your child.
  • Catch the Bubbles!
  • Episode 4259: The Bubblefest
  • Planning; Observation; Investigation
  • Conduct a scientific investigation to figure out how to catch bubbles without popping them.
  • Bouncing Balls
  • Episode 4282: Elmo Wants to Have a Ball
  • Planning; Observation; Investigation; Guessing from Clues
  • Conduct a scientific investigation to see which ball bounces the highest.
  • Build a House for the Three Little Pigs
  • Episode 4320: Sesame Street Fairy Tale Science Fair
  • Observing and Questioning; Making Predictions; Experimentation; Engineering
  • Create your own building experiment at home!
  • Build Your Own Dinosaur!
  • Episode 4316: Sesame Street-O-Saurus
  • Designing and Engineering
  • Use everyday recycled materials to design your own dinosaur model.
  • Make a Letter X Book!
  • Episode 4313: The Very End of X
  • Letter Sound Identification
  • Create your very own letter X book!
  • Overcoming Fears
  • Episode 4310: Afraid of the Bark
  • Identifying and Expressing Emotion
  • Talk about a fear and problem solve ways to help your child become less afraid.
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