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Episode 2406

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Sesame Street
Plot Oscar's School for Worms
Air date January 25, 1988
Season Season 19 (1987-1988)
Sponsors U, W, 7

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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1
Telly learns from David and Gina that today, Hooper's Store is having a sale on balls, crayons and hats. As Telly worries over what he should get, a pair of lads buy everything on sale. Telly decides what he wants just as everything runs out. He orders a glass of milk instead, then wonders if he should switch to juice.
2341f1
Film
Two boys working at the family Mexican restaurant show how they prepare for the day, and how tacos and enchiladas are made.
(EKA: Episode 2341)
UGotaHold
Celebrity
Smokey Robinson performs “U Really Got a Hold on Me” with a clingy letter U.
TGUmbrella
Cartoon
Typewriter: U for Umbrella
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 0891)
Fish Cowboy Hat
Muppets
Ernie and Bert: Ernie tries to put a pot on Bert's head. Bert asks Ernie why he's doing that, and Ernie says that he broke a cookie jar. Ernie has to put the cookies somewhere, so he put them in the sugar bowl – and put the sugar in the flowerpot, which meant that he had to put the flower in a milk bottle. He put the milk in the soda bottle, the soda into the fishbowl, and the fish in Bert's cowboy hat. Bert asks, "Now what am I going to wear when I want to play cowboy?" Ernie puts the pot on Bert's head and says, "Ride 'em, cowboy, Bert!"
(First: Episode 0279)
UncleAlStory
Cartoon
Uncle Al tells his nephew a story about a dog he had, but gets mixed up with the details.
Artist: Marv Newland
(EKA: Episode 1145)
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SCENE 2
Big Bird introduces a child crowd to Snuffy, who will perform an original act. Snuffy plans to walk from here to there backwards, but a nearby cow does it first. He changes it to hopping, but is beaten again by a rabbit. Snuffy settles on walking and hopping.
Wandawitch1
Cartoon
"Wanda the Witch"
Artist: Tee Collins
(First: Episode 0001)
Doitbymyself
Song
"I Can Do It By Myself"
(EKA: Episode 1736)
1576k
Muppets
The Twiddlebugs attempt to exit a roller skating rink.
(EKA: Episode 1576)
RaposoFight
Film
Animals fight.
Music: Joe Raposo
(EKA: Episode 0823)
Grover.Eric
Muppets
Muppet & Kid Moments: Grover and Eric observe the differences between fur and skin.
(EKA: Episode 1733)
40Dots
Animation
Joe Raposo counts 40 dots.
PutACircle
Insert
Bob, Maria, Big Bird, Olivia and Linda sing "Put a Circle."
Awardu
Cartoon
An award for "U".
Animation by Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0036)
1041library
Muppets
Cookie Monster: At a library, Cookie Monster asks an Anything Muppet librarian for a box of cookies. The librarian becomes extremely frustrated because Cookie Monster doesn't understand the library doesn't have cookies!
(EKA: Episode 0897)
Moremoths
Cartoon
More and more moths appear, and devour a man's clothes.
Artist: Bob Kurtz
2059s
Film
Song: "Water, Wind, and Sun".
(EKA: Episode 2059)
MagicPig
Cartoon
"Magic Pig Calypso Song"
Artist: Vince Collins
(EKA: Episode 0827)
2HeaderPhoneBooth
Insert
Luis teaches the Two-Headed Monster how to use the new telephone booths on Sesame Street. Once they've figured out how to use it, one of the heads uses one booth to call the other head on the other booth.
Womaninburningbuilding.HELP!
Film
Anne Meara narrates a silent film of a woman in a burning building, who needs HELP.
(EKA: Episode 0885)
SSNews.Jackandjill
Muppets
Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog reports on the story of Jack and Jill. Jack needs someone to go up the hill with him. First he chooses Mervin, then Francine and Gladys the Cow. Finally Jack chooses Jill, who refuses go up the hill with him again, so he asks Kermit to fill in.
(EKA: Episode 1071)
Bearsinthebed
Cartoon
"Five Bears in the Bed" get subtracted as they fall off the bed.
(EKA: Episode 2243)
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SCENE 3
Oscar's School for Worms is in session! He teaches Slimey and his worm friends about sorting trash by singing "Three of These Things." The worms point out the apple doesn't belong and wish to have it. Oscar hands it to them and they devour it, leaving only a cardboard apple core.
Alphabetchainreaction
Cartoon
The alphabet is presented in a chain reaction of events.
(EKA: Episode 2244)
2040i
Film
With their teacher, kids play clapping and dancing games about the rhythm in their names.
(EKA: Episode 2040)
Erniebertcountsheep
Muppets
Ernie and Bert: Ernie can't sleep, so Bert tells him to count sheep. Ernie tries to count sheep, but it's dull -- so he starts counting fire engines. The noise from the imaginary fire engine wakes Bert up. Bert says that Ernie's waking up the whole neighborhood, and tells him to count something quieter. Ernie counts balloons -- but the balloon gets bigger and bigger, finally bursting with a huge explosion that wakes Bert up again.
(First: Episode 0276)
Baker7
Film
"Seven Song (Song of Seven)"
(First: Episode 0011)
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SCENE 4
Oscar's next lesson is on subtraction. He has the worms climb onto an apple and recites a poem that will subtract two worms. The worms then make off with the apple, so Oscar recites a poem that subtracts himself.
1710l
Cartoon
W - wallpaper
(EKA: Episode 0291)
500023
Film
A boy narrates a film of how his family trains wild ponies on the farm.
(EKA: Episode 0815)
Character.mressex
Muppets
"Muppets Rhyme in School."
(EKA: Episode 2291)
2406-Sand
Animation
Sand U / u
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SCENE 5
Telly participates in Worm School by pretending to be a worm, using his finger to simulate wriggling. Gordon and Susan invite him to the park where he can be a monster instead. Oscar then announces the sponsors.


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