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Fannie and Shola, 20 years later.

From age 2 to 6, Shola Lynch was one of the kids on Sesame Street in the early 1970s. She is best known for Muppet & Kid Moments. She would later be reunited with Kermit the Frog in the 1989 special Sesame Street: 20 and Still Counting.

Lynch went on to become a nationally ranked track athlete. She received a liberal arts B.A. with honors from the University of Texas, and a M.A. in American History from the University of California, Riverside. She later produced and directed documentaries including CHISHOLM '72 - Unbought and Unbossed (which aired on the PBS series P.O.V.) and served as a producer for Anderson Cooper: 360.

Sketches

Picture EKA Description
Imlittleyourebig
Episode 0355 Big Bird tells Shola that he's been having some trouble figuring out big and little. Shola says that she's little and Big Bird is big. Big Bird says, "Oh! That must be why they call me Big Bird." Shola answers, "Yeah! You're Big Bird. I'm Shola."
ErnieSholaBertX
Episode 0560 Ernie, Bert and Shola talk about the letter X.
ErnieShola.Nickel
Episode 0581 Ernie's lost the nickel he was going to use for candy, so Shola gives him another one.
EBSholaNap
Episode 0671 Ernie, Bert and Shola talk about taking a nap.
0926x
Episode 0672 Ernie, Bert and Shola demonstrate between.
1095w
Episode 0682 Ernie, Bert and Shola add 1 to 5.
Noimage
Episode 0687 Ernie and Shola talk about a lunchbox.
EBShola.balls
Episode 0735 Ernie, Bert and Shola use balls to demonstrate "big," "small," "smaller, and "smallest" with four balls.
EBSholaEmotions
Episode 0759 Ernie, Bert and Shola demonstrate happy, sad, scared and mad.
1800-12
Episode 0549 Ernie and Bert discuss "heavy" and "light" with Shola.
EB.Shola.A
Episode 1316 Ernie, Bert, and Shola talk about the letter A.
Kermit.Shola.Fannie.nextto
Episode 0810 Kermit demonstrates the concept of being next to someone, with assistance from Shola and Fannie.
0871w
Episode 0871 Kermit, Shola, and Fannie count legs and heads.
SholahugsKermit
Episode 1214 Kermit, Shola and Fannie have just finished watching the previous film. Shola hugs Kermit, and he comments, "She learned a lot from the octopus ... how to squeeze!"
KermitSholaFranGiraffes
Episode 2254 Kermit, Shola, and Fannie discuss giraffes (leading into a film of real giraffes with music by Joe Raposo). Shola enjoys manhandling Kermit, and jerks his head up and down to demonstrate the concepts of "down and high".

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