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  Sesame Street - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sesame Street is an educational American children's television series designed for preschoolers, and is recognized as a pioneer of the contemporary standard which combines education and entertainment in children's television shows.
Sesame Street is produced in the United States by Sesame Workshop, formerly known as the Children's Television Workshop (CTW).
Sesame Street uses a combination of puppets, animation, and live actors to teach young children the fundamentals of reading (letter and word recognition), arithmetic (numbers, addition and subtraction), colors, and the concept of time (clocks and days of the week).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sesame_Street   (5376 words)

  
 Sesame Street
Sesame Street Elmo backpack is made with a heavy duty canvas fabric, and comes with four roomy extra front compartments for extra storage (3 with zipper closure and 1 with velcro storage), 2 net side pouches to hold drinks or extra stuff, AND a bonus accessory sports bottle.
Sesame Street Elmo backpack is made with a heavy duty canvas fabric, and comes with three roomy extra front zipper compartments for extra storage, 2 side pouches to hold drinks or extra stuff, AND a bonus accessory sports bottle.
Sesame Street Elmo book bag is made with a heavy duty canvas fabric, has 2 extra zipper compartments for extra storage (one in front & one inside), and an extra velcro closure outside compartment for easy access to small stuff like pencils.
www.characterproducts.com /products/list.asp?chid=6   (656 words)

  
 CBC Sesame Street   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Sesame Street's success in entertaining and teaching young children might make a strong case for simply airing the program in Canada without modification.
Sesame Street, as a show designated for Canadian preschoolers who may not have seen locations in Canada outside their locality, needed to reflect the Canadian cultural reality.
This decision to adapt Sesame Street to the Canadian culture was reached in 1970; later it would be reinforced by MacBride et al.
info.wlu.ca /~wwwpress/jrls/cjc/BackIssues/17.3/lewis.html   (5110 words)

  
 American Pop Culture Encyclopedia - About Sesame Street - Plus Sesame Street Posters and T-Shirts.
Sesame Street is a widely recognized and perpetually daring experiment in educational children's programming.
The easily recognizable Sesame Street characters were created by Jim Henson who devised a form of cloth puppets that possessed great mobility.
In 1969 they formed the core of the "Sesame Street," and over the years Bert and Ernie, Oscar the Grouch, Big Bird, and Kermit the Frog became familiar in every household.
www.americanpopcultureencyclopedia.com /sesame_street.htm   (337 words)

  
 Sesame Street   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Sesame Street was originally supposed to be through the eyes of Big Bird, a 5-6 year old with a lot of Wonder in his eye.
Sesame Street is responsible for my husband and I both learning to read at an early age and now our daughter, who is not yet 2 and watches this show every morning, is able to count to ten and recite most of her alphabet.
Sesame Street's charm was that you never knew what to expect from it, that there were always surprises.
www.jumptheshark.com /s/sesamestreet.htm   (19595 words)

  
 ‘Sesame Street’ turns 35 - Children's TV - MSNBC.com
Now beginning its 35th season, “Sesame Street” remains a daily destination for millions of preschoolers, an evergreen cityscape as much a part of their world as any other play space.
Clearly “Sesame Street” was designed for the ages by the “urban planners” at the upstart Children’s Television Workshop (now renamed Sesame Workshop).
Early on, the “Sesame Street” brand of passion paved the way to many kids-show innovations: the racially integrated cast, the inner-city setting, the fast-paced, bite-sized structure of each episode.
www.msnbc.msn.com /id/4640105   (906 words)

  
 In the global village, kids everywhere meet at 'Sesame' and Main   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Sesame Workshop is the non-profit educational organization behind "Sesame Street." Emberly then asked permission to conduct research in South Africa.
She was put in touch with "Takalani Sesame," the South African version of "Sesame Street." Next year, she will travel to South Africa to study the program's production and to conduct research she hopes will help substantiate her theory.
On "Sesame Street," television therapist Dr. Phil is parodied as a touchy-feely puppet named Dr. Feel who teaches children how to express their emotions.
seattlepi.nwsource.com /tv/203882_sesame16.html   (1549 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Magazine | Is Elmo Bush's secret weapon?
Is Sesame Street really brought to you by the letters U, S and A? The US Army - which partly sponsors the show's makers, the New York-based Children's Television Workshop - certainly loves Sesame Street.
The undersecretary said she was "dazzled" by a co-production of Sesame Street broadcast in Egypt since 2000.
He says Sesame Street "may not change entrenched cultural stereotypes", but by showing scenarios of sharing and interaction, it may prevent these stereotypes being acted out by viewers when they meet their counterparts.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/magazine/3200699.stm   (1004 words)

  
 Sesame Street Cartoon Character information: Sesame Street history, movies, games and more from Character Products
Sesame Street is currently produced by Sesame Workshop (formerly called Children’s Television Workshop), and the year 2000-2001 is its 31st season on PBS.
A Sesame Street 12 month subscription magazine is available for kids 2-5 years.
DISCLAIMER: Sesame Street and all related characters and elements are the rightful property of Jim Henson Productions, now owned by EM.TV and Merchandising AG (based in Munich, Germany).
www.characterproducts.com /info/character_histories/sesame_st_doorway.htm   (558 words)

  
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 Ready To Learn . Sesame Street | PBS
Sesame Street, the recipient of 85 Emmys, engages children with its unique blend of excitement, humor, and compassion.
Sesame Street helps children learn and grow in a constantly changing, continually challenging environment.
The Sesame Street format now includes brand new segments, smoother transitions, and a deeper focus on school readiness.
www.pbs.org /readytolearn/resources/sesame.html   (165 words)

  
 Sesame Street: 25 Of My Favorite Memories - Progressive Boink   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
She teaches preschool, and as a result, she can often be found wandering around the house, singing her little preschool songs, at least half of which are from Sesame Street.
Then, when he runs away from home, the entire Sesame Street gang heads for the road to find him, half in Oscar's jalopy of a taxi, and half in the Count's Countmobile (license plate #12345678910).
Sesame Street may have revolutionized children's television in the '70s, but all of its key moments, including most of the ones on this list, happened in my decade, the '80s.
www.progressiveboink.com /archive/sesamestreet.html   (3948 words)

  
 BBC News | TV AND RADIO | Kofi Annan on Sesame Street
United Nations secretary-general Kofi Annan has appeared on children's TV show Sesame Street, and said diplomats could learn a thing or two from its characters.
Sesame Street started in November 1969 and is now into its 29th season in the US.
The programme's original idea was to help teach children numbers and words using cartoons and puppets and it still adheres to those ideals.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/entertainment/tv_and_radio/1697088.stm   (365 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Songs from the Street: 35 Years of Music: Music: Sesame Street   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
We all know a few Sesame Street songs and chances are they appear on this collection which features 31 cast originals and 32 celebrity appearances.
For the Sesame Street fan who has a few CD's but never owned or knows what an LP is, this set will offer you a few things you've never heard before like the Lena Horne and Grover classic HOW DO YOU DO.
I've been waiting for a Sesame Street music compilation on video for years- VH1 did one about six years ago in "A to Z" format and it was fantastic...but never released on video.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B0000C05MP?v=glance   (1320 words)

  
 LA Weekly
To be fair, Sesame Street has always had a streak of social engineering to it, so it’s a little late to complain that it’s gone PC.
Sesame Street’s discography is filled with pop craftsmanship and other virtues long unrecognized by critics due to the fact that its audience isn’t old enough to care about drugs and sex.
Rubber Duckie and Other Songs From Sesame Street (1970): Disney released this one when the program was less than a year old.
www.laweekly.com /ink/05/32/music-walker.php   (800 words)

  
 Sesame Street TV Show - Sesame Street Television Show - TV.com
with sesame street's way to manipulate kids to watching their show with fuzzy colours, learning puppets and animations, i'd say this show is pretty good.
On the heels of its fabulously successful Sesame Street, the Children's Television Workshop (CTW) created The Electric Company.
Children's program that was often franchised rather than syndicated (meaning, local television stations could use their own hostesses in lieu of national hosts if they chose).
www.tv.com /sesame-street/show/887/summary.html   (432 words)

  
 S E S A M E S T R O C K S
This page will list the links of everyone who has the sesame street rocks banner on thier site and will also show you what the requirements are to put a banner on your site.
Pretty easy, but before i go through the registration details, there are a few requirement that we ask of you before you can become a member of the sesame street rocks banner exchange.
Also sesame street rocks has the right to refuse membership and/or remove your link from our links page.
sesamestreetrocks.tripod.com /rego.html   (441 words)

  
 Sundancing On 'Sesame Street' - CBS News
"The World According to Sesame Street," a documentary that premiered over the weekend at the Sundance Film Festival, recounts the role of Muppets as goodwill ambassadors around the world in localized versions of the children's TV show that has been a U.S. staple since 1969.
"The World According to Sesame Street" centers on the South African show and two new incarnations, a joint effort to bridge gaps between Albanians and Serbs in war-torn Kosovo and a version intended to educate youths in Bangladesh, where many children leave school at tender ages to find work.
For all the regional variations, the core of the show remains the same as the original "Sesame Street," fostering respect and understanding for people's differences.
www.cbsnews.com /track/rss/stories/2006/01/24/sundance/main1233420.shtml?CMP=OTC-RSSFeed&source=RSS&attr=Entertainment_1233420   (739 words)

  
 Sesame Beginnings | Home
During these years, most learning happens through the senses and movement, so all those explorations, sights, and sounds make a difference.
Sesame Beginnings is a pre-literacy program consisting of five levels of books that will help your child reach each of the milestones featured.
Remember, your child will develop at his or her own pace.
www.randomhouse.com /kids/sesamebeginnings   (99 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Sesame Street Platinum: All Time Favorites (Blister Pack): Music: Sesame Street   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Sesame Street Platinum is such a great choice because while HE loves the music, the songs are all oldies that I can sing along to.
Sesame Street is always entertaining as well as educational.
Can't go wrong with Sesame Street usually and this one is no exception.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B000002B8G?v=glance   (1124 words)

  
 Sesame Street discography - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1970 - The Sesame Street Book and Record: Original Cast a.k.a.
1971 - Sesame Street 2 - Original Cast (Warner Bros.) / 1975 (CTW)
1973 - Sesame Street Concert/On Stage - Live!
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sesame_Street_discography   (556 words)

  
 Alexander's Favorite Sesame Street Video
Raising an infant or toddler, and of course, being an infant or toddler, can be trying at times.
Sesame Street's 25th Birthday - A Musical Celebration is a fun-filled hour featuring many classic musical numbers from Sesame Street's long and storied past.
And when it comes to choosing such a tape, Sesame Street's 25th Birthday - A Musical Celebration receives our highest endorsement.
www.leaptoad.com /ahp/sesamestreet.html   (346 words)

  
 MilkandCookies - Sesame Street
The Pointer Sisters sang this classic song for Sesame Street's equally funky video.
Bert and Ernie from Sesame Street reenact an uncomfortable scene from the film HAPPINESS.
Robin Williams pays a visit to Sesame Street and gives Elmo some great examples of the fun a creative mind can have with a simple household item.
www.milkandcookies.com /keywords/sesamestreet   (604 words)

  
 foldedspace.org: Sesame Street Video Clips
I still have soem music (including for fans of rosevelt franklin) from sesame street as a kid.
and with almost forty years later sesame street is still going strong.
Im writing a paper on the family and kinship and am using Sesame Street as an example of a show that promoted community in the 1970s.
www.foldedspace.org /weblog/2006/04/sesame_street_video_clips.html   (3058 words)

  
 The Sesame Street Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Copyright 2003 Sesame Workshop and Jim Henson Productions Inc. All rights reserved.
The Sesame Street Encyclopedia is conceived by Thijs Van Domburg and created by Warrick Brownlow
Sesame Street Encyclopedia debuted on January 20, 2003
www.sesame-encyclopedia.com   (57 words)

  
 Kosh Visits Sesame Street
The beloved Vorlon and First One, Kosh, was spotted this month filling in at PBS's children's show, Sesame Street.
As you may have heard, we have had some trying times here on Sesame Street.
We determined he was trying to undermine the youth of Earth in preparation for a future Shadow take over.
www.code7r.org /inquiz/0602/koshss1bwr.htm   (720 words)

  
 ScottMcJ: Sesame Street
It is one of the core Sesame Street songs.
So you know I am going to be asking all the Brits on Monday for their favourite Sesame Street song.
The Sesame Street song that most changed me life, that I still wake up singing in the mornings is...
www.scottmcj.com /data/000273.shtml   (1293 words)

  
 Sesame Street Live - Storylines
This all-new Sesame Street Live show features an array of popular (and healthy!) songs, many of them renditions of tunes that parents will remember and kids will love: "Old MacDonald," "Splish Splash," "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star" and "Sunny Days." Like television's Sesame Street, each Sesame Street Live production features timeless lessons for all ages.
Adults will appreciate the universal appeal of Sesame Street Live, the high-tech stagecraft and cleverly written scripts.
A spaceship is stuck on Sesame Street and two homesick Martians look to the gang for help.
www.sesamestreetlive.com /storylines.asp   (544 words)

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