|Plot||Big Bird pretends to be a woodpecker|
|Air date||February 23, 1973|
|Season||Season 4 (1972-1973)|
|Sponsors||R, T, 10|
- Big Bird writes a poem while pretending to be a woodpecker. He bangs his beak on a tree all day, and ends up with it bandaged.
- Oscar interviews a number of Grouches. Luis asks what he's doing, and Oscar says that it's up to him to keep Sesame Street grouchy.
- Cartoon: A girl explains in poem how she failed trying to make a snowman without using snow.
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