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 currently works as a producer and director of documentaries. In 2005, her documentary CHISHOLM '72 - Unbought and Unbossed aired on the PBS series P.O.V. Later, she was a producer for Anderson Cooper: 360.
- Small, Smaller, and Smallest
Ernie, Bert, and Shola pretend to take naps, and then they discuss what they like to think about before they go to sleep.
Ernie, Bert, and Shola discuss "heavy" and "light."
Ernie, Bert, and Shola add with their fingers.
This sketch was released on the video Learning to Add and Subtract.
Ernie, Bert, and Shola demonstrate different feelings.
Ernie, Bert, and Shola talk about the letter "X."
Ernie, Bert, and Shola talk about the letter "A."
Ernie, Bert, and Shola try to figure out who's between.
- The Nickel
Ernie's lost the nickel he was going to use for candy, so Shola gives him another one.
Big Bird and Shola try to figure out who is little and who is big.
Kermit, Fanny, and Shola demonstrate the idea of being "next to" somebody else.