|Premiere||November 19, 1973 (0536)|
|Finale||May 17, 1974 (0665)|
The curriculum for Season 5 is focusing on affect behavior, which includes lessons on emotions and feelings. Children will be able to recognize feelings and emotions including pride, love, fear, anger, surprise, happiness, and sadness taught through the human hosts, the Muppets, and animated films.
Episodes 0536 - 0665 (130 episodes)
- Episode 0536 -- 5th season premiere
- Episode 0539
- Episode 0540
- Episode 0541
- Episode 0542
- Episode 0543
- Episode 0544 -- Oscar plans a Grouch picnic.
- Episode 0545
- Episode 0546 -- Bad Barney's debut.
- Episode 0547
- Episode 0548
- Episode 0549
- Episode 0550 -- Oscar enters the Trash Can Derby.
- Episode 0553 -- Oscar installs a doorbell on his trash can.
- Episode 0554 -- Gordon's new car.
- Episode 0560 -- Big Bird tells the shortest and longest stories ever told.
- Episode 0568
- Episode 0569
- Episode 0570 -- Cookie Monster looks for a job.
- Episode 0573 -- Gordon and the kids make rope letters; Oscar fakes having a cold; David loses his class ring.
- Episode 0576
- Episode 0577 -- Mr. Hooper gives David a hat for a gift.
- Episode 0578 -- Oscar encounters a witch.
- Episode 0579
- Episode 0580 -- Mr. Snuffleupagus wears a mask to a ball.
- Episode 0581 -- Big Bird plays airport; Officer Krupky looks for Maria
- Episode 0582 -- David and Luis swap jobs.
- Episode 0583
- Episode 0584 -- Cookie Monster's cousin Apple Monster visits Sesame Street.
- Episode 0585
- Episode 0586
- Episode 0587
- Episode 0588
- Episode 0589
- Episode 0590
- Episode 0592 -- A cold day on Sesame Street
- Episode 0597 -- A snowy day on Sesame Street
- Episode 0598 -- Sherlock Hemlock tries to help Luis find his pencil / Oscar shows David his grouchy winter hat
- Episode 0600 -- Big Bird forgets to not mail a snowball / Oscar's "Dial-a-Grouch" phone service
- Episode 0601
- Episode 0615
- Episode 0624
- Episode 0641
- Episode 0656
- Big Bird, Oscar the Grouch, Snuffy, Ernie, Bert, Grover, Cookie Monster, Herry, Sherlock Hemlock, The Count, Biff, Sully, The Amazing Mumford, Bip Bippadotta, Prairie Dawn, Sam the Robot, Roosevelt Franklin, Gladys the Cow, Twiddlebugs, Smart Tina, Hardhead Henry Harris, Suzetta Something, Baby Breeze, Kermit the Frog, Harvey Kneeslapper, Lefty the Salesman, The Martians, Simon Soundman, Little Chrissy, Anything Muppets
- Northern Calloway, Loretta Long, Will Lee, Bob McGrath, Emilio Delgado, Sonia Manzano, Hal Miller, Joe Ponazecki, Paul B. Price
- Johnny Cash, The Harlem Globetrotters (including Marquis Haynes and Meadowlark Lemon), Lena Horne
- Executive Producer: Jon Stone
- Producer: Robert Cunniff
- Directors: Jon Stone, Robert Myhrum
- Head Writer: Jeff Moss
- Writers: Norman Stiles, Emily Perl Kingsley, Ray Sipherd, Jeff Moss, Joseph A. Bailey, Jon Stone
- Special Muppet Material by: Jerry Juhl
- Music Director: Joe Raposo
- Puppets and Costumes: Donald Sahlin, Kermit Love, Caroly Wilcox, John Lovelady
- Supervising Film Producer: Edith Zornow
- Associate Producer: Dulcy Singer
- Director of Operations: Ronald L. Weaver
- Production Supervisor: Lynn Klugman
- Music Coordinator: Danny Epstein
- Special Songs: Jeff Moss, Joe Raposo
- Film Production: M.M. Murphy, Ann Burgund
- Post Production Supervisor: Ozzie Alfonso
- Assistants to the Producer: Lisa Simon, Shelley Herman
- Production Assistants: Amy Hutchings, Selvin Evans, Janet Caldwell, Judy Freudberg
- Art Director: Alan J. Compton
- Costume Designer: Mostoller
- Vice President for Research: Edward L. Palmer, Ph.D.
- Director of Research: Girvin Kirk, Ph.D.
- Associate Director of Research: Patricia Hayes
- Chairman, Board of Advisors: Gerald S. Lesser, Ph.D.
- Graphics: Gerri Brioso
- Illustrations: Janice Carden
- Senior Scenic Artist: Victor DiNapoli
- Production Stage Manager: Chet O'Brien
- Stage Manager: Jimmy Baylor
- Property Coordinator: Nat Mongioi
- Associate Director: Emily Squires
- Unit Manager: Glenda Jones
- Technical Director: Ralph Mensch
- Technical Supervisor: Walt Rauffer
- Lighting Director: George Riesenberger
- Sound Effects: Barbara Wood
- Audio: Art Rosalin
- Video: Bob Squittieri
- Camera: Frank Biondo
- Curriculum Coordinator: Robert Emerick
- Vice President for Production: David D. Connell
- Recorded at Teletape's 81st. Street Studio
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 The Virgin Islands Daily News: Sesame Street Back In Its Fifth Season
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 The Deseret News: 1...2...3...4...5 for Sesame St.
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