Sesame Street

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  • 1969
  • 52 Seasons
  • 8.1  (14,238)

The Sesame Street address sign is probably one of the most recognized landmarks in the Television world. The show is seen in at least 140 countries and is translated into many languages. This educational show has lasted over 40 years and is still going strong. Children around the world start to experience the learning effect of Sesame Street at a very early age. Over the past 40 years, millions of people have experienced the Sesame Street style of learning. Started in 1969 this New York based companies method of teaching young people was started by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett developing one of televisions greatest success stories. The song introducing the show is world famous, people young and old have no difficulty remembering the words written by Joe Raposo, Jan Store and Bruce Hart. The famed question," Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street" is easy for millions of people to recall. With 8 Grammys and a host of other awards, this children's television show has not wavered. Sesame Street is one of the longest running educational shows in the history of television. Favorite characters of the show are Big Bird Oscar the Grouch and Cookie Monster, Children throughout the world have developed a love for these characters and the television show they represent. The effect it has on the education of children is phenomenal. The show has early learning skills down to a science. Sesame Street has evolved, as other Medias have over the years. The television show now has a Web presence where children can continue learning and interacting with their favorite characters. Children play games, and use a variety of learning tools. Financed originally by outside sources the show is now, financially independent, benefiting from a number of revenue producing avenues developed through the show over the years. Teaching through games songs and stories, this for some children is their first school like learning experience. Sesame Street is as real to a child as the street where you live. The characters bring learning to life for kids of all ages.

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Seasons
TBA
22. TBA
April 7, 2022
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A Home for Gecko
21. A Home for Gecko
March 31, 2022
Elmo, Abby, and Chris are helping Zoe make a habitat for her new pet gecko, Gary. They need a hiding spot in the terrarium for Gary to keep cool. What if they use an empty yogurt cup? Let
Friendship Celebration
20. Friendship Celebration
March 24, 2022
Elmo and celebrity guest Amanda Gorman work together to create a poem about friends.
Gingerbread Man
19. Gingerbread Man
March 17, 2022
Cookie Monster makes a gingerbread man come alive by following a storybook recipe. The gingerbread man quickly runs away and is too fast for Cookie Monster and his friends to catch. Maybe the gingerbread man is thirsty. What if they put a glass of milk under the net to catch him? Let's try!
Fort Rudy
18. Fort Rudy
March 10, 2022
Elmo and Rudy are having a sleepover and making a pillow fort--but they don't have a pillow big enough for the roof. What if they use a blanket and weigh it down with books so it doesn't fall down? Let's try!
Rainy Day Picnic
17. Rainy Day Picnic
March 3, 2022
Elmo and Abby wanted to have a picnic in Abby's garden, but it's raining. What if they use craft supplies to make flowers, birds, and bugs to make the living room look like the garden? Let's try!
The Super Shape Heroes
16. The Super Shape Heroes
February 24, 2022
Telly, Rosita, and Elmo reprise their "Helper Bot" characters and use their shape-shifting abilities to help a Sesame Street visitor find missing shapes.
Let's Grow Together
15. Let's Grow Together
February 17, 2022
Welcome to the Sesame Street community garden! Tamir has an idea: open a garden stand to share the things they grow. Alan says they can share his grandmother's recipe for pickled daikon. While Alan's friends help him make the pickled daikon, they learn more about Alan's Japanese American cultural heritage. Alan is proud to be Japanese American and he's happy to be sharing his family's culture.
The Hair Dance
14. The Hair Dance
February 10, 2022
Gabrielle and Prairie Dawn think they can't dance together because their hair doesn't move the same way. But Nina helps them realize that it would be cool to let their hair do whatever it wants to do. Elmo and Big Bird join their dance and let their fur and feathers do their own thing, too. Now dancing together is even more fun!
A Trip to the Dentist
13. A Trip to the Dentist
February 3, 2022
Julia doesn't like going to the dentist, so Elmo, Charlie, Julia, and Alan play "pretend dentist" with a toy alligator to help remind Julia of what happens at the dentist. After they count and clean the toy alligator's teeth, Julia goes along with Charlie to her dentist appointment. There, she sees all the cool tools dentists use and learns that dentists are helpers who help keep our teeth clean, healthy, and strong.
Astro Team Alpha
12. Astro Team Alpha
January 27, 2022
Elmo, Abby, and Cookie Monster's space game goes awry.
Let's Play Pretend
11. Let's Play Pretend
January 20, 2022
Elmo pretends to be a magician, a cowboy, dinosaur, and astronaut.
Martin Luther King Day
10. Martin Luther King Day
January 13, 2022
Elmo, Tamir and their friends are making a Peace Tree to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Celebrity guest Anderson .Paak sings about holidays and how we can all celebrate together.
Hike Pirates
9. Hike Pirates
January 6, 2022
Abby, Rudy and Freddy are going on a hike. Freddy shows Abby and Rudy a map they can follow to find the hidden treasure left by hike pirates. Celebrity guest Naomi Osaka joins Elmo and friends for a tennis lesson.
The Letter M Mystery
8. The Letter M Mystery
December 30, 2021
The letter "M" goes missing from everywhere around Sesame Street, and it's up to Nina and the gang to find it.
The Grouch Band
7. The Grouch Band
December 23, 2021
Oscar is getting ready for a virtual Grouch concert with the noisiest and most annoying instruments. Elmo's Shaky Shake instrument isn't noisy enough for the concert. What if he adds more rocks and blocks to his jar? Let's try!
Doggie Job Search
6. Doggie Job Search
December 16, 2021
After spending most of his days sitting and eating cookies, Cookie Monster learns that exercise gives one energy and helps make one feel better.
Bug Scouts
5. Bug Scouts
December 9, 2021
Bug Scouts Elmo, Abby, and Cookie Monster want to help Artie the ant carry a heavy crumb. They try pushing the crumb but the crumb is too heavy to move. What if they break the crumb into smaller pieces? Let's try!
Sesame Street Art Museum
4. Sesame Street Art Museum
December 2, 2021
Everyone on Sesame Street is making a painting to hang in their own art museum. Celebrity guest Kacey Musgraves sings about the beauty of every color.
Lunchtime Engineers
3. Lunchtime Engineers
November 25, 2021
When Chris sprains his ankle, Zoe, Gabrielle, and Rosita use a rope and pulley to bring him his lunch, but the rope slips off the lunch bag. What if they put the lunch bag in a basket and tie the rope to the basket handle? Let's try!
Elmo Mails a Letter
2. Elmo Mails a Letter
November 18, 2021
Elmo is mailing his first letter and follows mail carrier Ms. Hampton to the post office, where he sees how everyone's mail gets sorted to go to the right place. Celebrity guest Jon Batiste sings about the heroes in our neighborhoods.
Elmo Builds a Robot Dog
1. Elmo Builds a Robot Dog
November 11, 2021
Elmo, Tamir, and Alan build a robot dog for Norbert the Robot, but the tail isn't upright and "waggedy" like Tango's tail. What if they use a wooden paint brush and wrap it with shiny foil? Let's try!
MLK Jr. Day
5206. MLK Jr. Day
January 13, 2022
Elmo and his friends are making a Peace Tree to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. They each draw a picture to show how they will carry on Dr. King
Let
5209. Let
February 17, 2022
Welcome to the Sesame Street community garden! Tamir has an idea: open a garden stand to share what they grow. Alan shares his grandmother
The Great Home Carnival
5211. The Great Home Carnival
June 2, 2022
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Backyard Pizza Parlor
5212. Backyard Pizza Parlor
June 9, 2022
Abby and Rudy's family is following a budget and learn to have pizza night at home, instead of their usual pizza spot, Crusty Charlie's. To make it more fun, they sing songs, play games, and pretend they
Description

The Sesame Street address sign is probably one of the most recognized landmarks in the Television world. The show is seen in at least 140 countries and is translated into many languages. This educational show has lasted over 40 years and is still going strong. Children around the world start to experience the learning effect of Sesame Street at a very early age. Over the past 40 years, millions of people have experienced the Sesame Street style of learning. Started in 1969 this New York based companies method of teaching young people was started by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett developing one of televisions greatest success stories. The song introducing the show is world famous, people young and old have no difficulty remembering the words written by Joe Raposo, Jan Store and Bruce Hart. The famed question," Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street" is easy for millions of people to recall.

With 8 Grammys and a host of other awards, this children's television show has not wavered. Sesame Street is one of the longest running educational shows in the history of television. Favorite characters of the show are Big Bird Oscar the Grouch and Cookie Monster, Children throughout the world have developed a love for these characters and the television show they represent. The effect it has on the education of children is phenomenal. The show has early learning skills down to a science.

Sesame Street has evolved, as other Medias have over the years. The television show now has a Web presence where children can continue learning and interacting with their favorite characters. Children play games, and use a variety of learning tools. Financed originally by outside sources the show is now, financially independent, benefiting from a number of revenue producing avenues developed through the show over the years.

Teaching through games songs and stories, this for some children is their first school like learning experience. Sesame Street is as real to a child as the street where you live. The characters bring learning to life for kids of all ages.

Sesame Street is a series that is currently running and has 52 seasons (2965 episodes). The series first aired on November 10, 1969.

Where to Watch Sesame Street

Sesame Street is available for streaming on the PBS website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Sesame Street on demand at HBO Max, Netflix, Amazon, HBO NOW, Vudu, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    November 10, 1969
  • IMDB Rating
    8.1  (14,238)