Sesame Street
Plot Elmo rollerskates
repeat of 3369
Air date January 13, 1997
Season Season 28 (1996-1997)
Sponsors H, I, 0
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Elmo and Ruthie watch as Celina and the kids rollerblade around the block. Elmo wishes he could join, but he doesn't have a pair of rollerblades. Ruthie tells him if he counts backwards from 10 to 0, she'll give him a surprise. Celina and the others assist him in counting and when he reaches 0, Ruthie presents him with his own rollerblading gear!
RabbitCow
Cartoon A man pulls a rabbit out of his hat, but the rabbit turns out to be a cow. "Surprise!"
Artist: John Schnall
(First: Episode 2770)
2head.Surprise
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster demonstrates surprise.
(First: Episode 2924)
Sqsong
Cartoon The Four Squares sing "It's Hip to Be a Square"
Artists: Vincent Cafarelli & Candy Kugel
(EKA: Episode 2615)
CitySquares
Film Looking for squares in the city (Maria voiceover)
(EKA: Episode 2751)
AddEms
Cast "The Add-ems Family": Gordon, Susan, Carlo, Bob, Maria, Luis and Gabi star in a faux-sitcom about a family who loves to add.
(First: Episode 3391)
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Animation Jerry Nelson sings "Two Pretty Flowers."
(First: Episode 3151)
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SCENE 2 Elmo wants to rollerblade now, but first, everyone makes sure he's fully protected in case he falls down. They then bring him down to the sidewalk to start skating, but he can't seem to stand up in his skates.
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Song "Get On Up (Everybody Move)"
(First: Episode 3410)
EB.BertsFace
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie tells Bert to stand still in front of the camera so that he can "trace" Bert's face on the screen.
(First: Episode 0536)
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Cartoon Parts of a face are drawn in black on-screen before forming a picture.
(First: Episode 3320)
MozartAlphabet
Muppets The Mostly Monster Festival Choral Society presents "The Alphabet, Theme and Variations," by Mozart.
(First: Episode 3525)
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Cartoon Wilma Wiggins makes the very best of a very silly situation by hiccuping her way through an opera.
(First: Episode 2963)
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Film "Simple Pleasures" by Bobby McFerrin is played over footage of a girl trying to play frisbee with a dog on the beach.
(First: Episode 2876)
Ichant
Animation I / i Gregorian Chant
(First: Episode 3342)
I-song
Animation Ornate I's swing through the air to a song.
(First: Episode 2921)
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Cartoon CGI sheep graze out I and i.
(First: Episode 2896)
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SCENE 3 Celina and Ruthie assure Elmo that he'll be able to skate without falling if he just practices.
Film.Girlrollerblades
Film A girl learns how to rollerblade.
(First: Episode 3270)
BB-Ragtime
Muppets One of the members of Baby Tooth and the Fuzzy Funk dances with a girl to the song "Hotter Than That."
Part 1
BirdBalloonSub
Cartoon A bird subtracts two balloons from a group of three.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(EKA: Episode 0597)
BabyTooth-Chair2
Muppets One of the members of Baby Tooth and the Fuzzy Funk dances with a girl to the song "Hotter Than That."
Part 2
Soup.0
Cartoon A boy counts down to 0 as he eats his soup.
(EKA: Episode 2283)
ZoeWolfgang0
Muppets Zoe and Wolfgang demonstrate the concept of zero.
(First: Episode 3386)
Cartoon-takeawayfood
Song "Zero Song": A female voiceover sings about the food that keeps being taken away to make 0.
Arist: Jane Aaron
(First: Episode 3003)
Film.CircusTraining

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Film Kids practice circus acts and give a performance in a gymnasium.
(First: Episode 2889)
Eeh,arh,erh,EXERCISE
Cartoon Three scribbles exercise.
Artist Fred Garbers
(First: Episode 1579)
3566-Practice
Insert Bob leads his violin class and sings "Practice, Practice."
(First: Episode 2906)
7gumballs
Cartoon 11 gumballs minus 4 equals 7.
(EKA: Episode 2365)
Fay.1ball
Film Fay Ray subtracts one ball.
(EKA: Episode 2757)
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Animation The word "dog" appears on-screen, followed by a shot of a dog.
(First: Episode 3082)
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Film Wanda Falbo (Word Fairy) and Barkley present a word which represents large, shaggy animals who like to chase sticks (or wands).
(EKA: Episode 2621)
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Cartoon Falling leaves form H and h.
(First: Episode 3118)
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Film A variety of H's are grown in a garden.
(First: Episode 3016)
H-paint
Animation H/h (space paint)
(First: Episode 3218)
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Film Children in Jamaica learn how to make their own tie-dyed shirts.
(First: Episode 3140)
10sideddancing
Animation Ten masked dancers are counted.
Artist: Karen Aqua
(First: Episode 3102)
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SCENE 4 Elmo attempts to skate all the way from Finders Keepers to the wall outside Big Bird's nest. As he skates down the sidewalk, he falls down 10 times (a count kept by his friends watching in horror from the opposite end of the street). Elmo concludes he may need some more practice.
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Song "The First Time" - Children try various activities (riding tricycles, tying shoes, etc.) and progressively improve.
(First: Episode 2950)
Istars
Cartoon Shooting stars form the letter I/i.
(EKA: Episode 2291)
I-candles
Animation I / i candles
(First: Episode 3107)
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Cartoon Pencil box I/i
(First: Episode 2890)
FirstGrade
Muppets Some Anything Muppets sing about the staff you'll meet in "First Grade."
(First: Episode 3505)
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Film "SCHOOL!" (high speed footage)
(First: Episode 3278)
Drawingonface
Cartoon Different emotions are drawn on a face, until the character grabs the pencil.
(First: Episode 3531)
DrawingCarey
Film A boy draws a picture of his friend, Kerry.
(First: Episode 2776)
BB.blocks
Muppets Big Bird accidentally knocks over some block towers, but he puts them back up through reverse footage.
(First: Episode 3407)
Toon.bigkid
Cartoon "Big Kid Photo Album"
Artist: Lisa Crafts
(First: Episode 3441)
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SCENE 5 Now having practiced, Elmo tries skating down the street once more. As Kingston Livingston III announces the sponsors, Elmo successfully makes it down the sidewalk without falling.


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