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Sesame Street
Plot Baby Bear forms a Reading Club.
Air date January 18, 2000
Season Season 31 (2000)
Sponsors X, 8
Syndication 123 Sesame Street, PBS Sprout
Releases

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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1
As Baby Bear and Zoe talk, Elmo notices the viewer and they all welcome the viewer to Sesame Street. Today is the first meeting of the Sesame Street Reading Club (created by Baby Bear), but first they need a word to read. Elmo notices the bus stop sign on the corner. They read: BUS STOP!
CityABC.New
Film
The letters of the alphabet are found in signs all over the city.
(EKA: Episode 3717)
Song.DownBelowStreet
Song
14 Karat Soul sings about what's "Down Below the Street."
(EKA: Episode 2674)
This segment was cut from the Noggin version.
OneWaySign
Film
A ONE WAY sign switches sides. (Maria voiceover)
(EKA: Episode 3699)
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SCENE 2
Baby Bear reads a one way sign, but Elmo and Zoe complain that the signs are too high, and it hurts their necks to look up at it. Baby Bear thinks that they need a more "appropriate reading level" for them. They go to Big Bird's Nest where they read the mailbox: B. BIRD. They wonder who "B. Bird" is until an AM letter carrier arrives to give Big Bird his mail. The reading club deciddes to read her mailbag, U. S. POST SERVICE.
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SCENE 2 cont'd
Big Bird arrives and opens his letter, which happens to be the letter of the day, X.
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Animation
The letter X in various typefaces.
(EKA: Episode 3006)
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Film
Wegman's dogs form the letter X and demonstrate an X-ray.
(EKA: Episode 3725)
This segment was cut from the Noggin version.
CowboyX
Cartoon
The Story of Cowboy X, with the voices of Jean Shepherd
(EKA: Episode 0351)
Daycare3
Muppets
Monsters in Day Care: Herry asks Eugene and Karin to sing "I'm a Little Teapot". Then he goes to Monster Day Care, and demonstrates his new skill.
(First: Episode 3789)
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SCENE 3
The club reads the "MONSTER DAY CARE" banner in the courtyard. Elmo notices more words to read on Gabi's clothes.
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SCENE 3 cont'd
They spell out the word on Gabi's cap: SOCCER. Then they read the word on her sweatshirt: GABI.
ZerkelDan
Cartoon
A Zerkel named Dan demonstrates -an words.
Artist: Sally Cruikshank
(EKA: Episode 3540)
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Song
"Playground Map Song"
(EKA: Episode 2680)
This segment was cut from the Noggin version.
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Cartoon
Clown Honking: 8
(EKA: Episode 3697)
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Film
Milo Counting: 8
(EKA: Episode 3554)
This segment was cut from the Noggin version.
1563k
Cartoon
"Candy Man"
Artist: Bud Luckey
(EKA: Episode 0423)
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SCENE 4
Elmo, Zoe, and Baby Bear enter Hooper's Store. The club explains to Alan why they're there, so Alan offers books and magazines for them to read. The club explains that it isn't necessary--they can read the food and product labels lining the shelves.
Signman.HotDog
Cartoon
Sign Man: HOT DOG
(EKA: Episode 1142)
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Film
Wanda the Word Fairy drives to a market to demonstrate the words of foods, attracting the suspicious gaze of the grocer in the process.
(EKA: Episode 3355)
This segment was cut from the Noggin version.
Readersoftheopenrange
Muppets
"Readers of the Open Range"
(EKA: Episode 2274)
2257zf
Cartoon
What if I looked like George Washington...
(EKA: Episode 2257)
This segment was cut from the Noggin version.
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SCENE 5
The club finds two kids playing hopscotch, and Baby Bear points out that words aren't the only thing one can read; they can read numbers, too. They read the eight digits on the hopscotch grid.
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Cartoon
Eight children dance in a colorblock grid.
(EKA: Episode 3115)
8 balls of fur
Muppets
Little Chrissy sings "Eight Balls of Fur."
(EKA: Episode 2883)
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Cartoon
A shy girl wants to join a group bouncing a ball.
Artist: Joanna Priestley
(EKA: Episode 2849)
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SCENE 6
Baby Bear, Elmo, and Zoe notice Slimey and his friend Squiggle at Oscar's can, and ask if they have anything that they could read. The worms respond by making the letter X out of their bodies.
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Film
Ornate Xs spin around in accompaniment to a song.
(EKA: Episode 3142)
This segment was cut from the Noggin version.
LexineCookie
Muppets
Muppet & Kid Moments: Lexine gives Cookie Monster a cookie.
(EKA: Episode 3814)
Closetheopen
Cartoon
Would you mind closing our OPEN?
(EKA: Episode 0573)
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SCENE 7
Oscar the Grouch is asked by the club to provide something new to read. The grouch responds by displaying his "Scram" sign, and tries to trick the club by reading the word and doing what it says. However, all three of them have trouble reading it, pestering Oscar even more!
Ewbanana
Muppets
Elmo's World: Bananas
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SCENE 8
Elmo, Zoe, and Baby Bear announce (and present) the sponsors.


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