Sesame Street
Show and tell at day care
Air date January 1, 1980
Season Season 11 (1979-1980)
Sponsors B, P, 6
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Big Bird makes an interesting discovery - when he stands up, his lap disappears. He asks Buffy why this is and before she can answer, he asks several more questions. Buffy slows him down so she can sing "Questions, Questions" with him. She then tells him he needs to ask one question at a time. He begins pondering what that question should be...
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Cartoon P is for Pillow
(First: Episode 0374)
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Muppets Ernie & BertErnie is wearing winter gear, and asks Bert to guess what is in his gloves and hat.
(First: Episode 1300)
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Film Body part shout-out
(First: Episode 0264)
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Cartoon Picnic with P foods (carried away by ants)
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0764)
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Film A boy paints a picture of a porcupine on glass.
(First: Episode 0064)
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Cartoon A pig sings "Pig's Love Song."
(First: Episode 0462)
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SCENE 2 Big Bird sees Buffy and Cody on their way to the Day Care Center, where they're having show and tell. Big Bird thinks this could be fun and starts rummaging through his nest for something he can bring.
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Cartoon P is for Puddle
(First: Episode 0452)
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Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit goes to Peter Piper's Pickled Peppers Patch to interview Peter Piper, but he only gets to meet other members of his family, whose names all begin with a common letter. At the end, Peter Piper's cousin states that Peter Piper is in Portland pressing pants.
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Cartoon Pat the Pilot skywrites a letter P with her plane.
Artist: John Korty
(First: Episode 0478)
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Muppets / Cast Linda assists Bob in singing "The People in Your Neighborhood" about the elevator operator and pharmacist.
(First: Episode 0996)
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Cartoon P for Pack
(First: Episode 0504)
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SCENE 3 At day care, the kids show off the various items they've brought for show and tell. Big Bird rushes in with a wagon full of various items - "Have I got a lot to tell you!"
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Cartoon B is for bear, bicycle, bump, branch and bee.
(First: Episode 0008)
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Muppets Ernie watches the Twiddlebugs, who are about to head for Hooper's Store in the rain, but they notice that they need something to keep themselves dry. Tessie remembers that an umbrella helps, so they take one.
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Cartoon A boxer explains the letter "B".
(First: Episode 0006)
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Cartoon A man finds many ways to "EXIT", which slowly irritates him.
(First: Episode 1301)
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Cast Maria as Charlie Chaplin tries to leave through the door marked EXIT, but the sign keeps moving, and a brick wall appears behind each opened door. Finally, she makes her own exit through a hole in the wall.
(First: Episode 0832)
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Cartoon Speech Balloon: B for Bug
(First: Episode 0137)
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Muppets Waiter Grover: Hamburger - Mr. Johnson wants a hamburger. The restaurant offers two sizes: the big hamburgers and the small hamburgers. When the small hamburgers are too small, he orders a big one, but because there have been some problems with the big hamburger, Grover tries to convince him to order several small ones.
(First: Episode 0705)
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SCENE 4 Buffy plays a song at day care.
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Cartoon AT words: A fat cat with a hat sat on a mat. A bat scared the fat cat.
(First: Episode 1101)
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Song Joe Raposo sings "Weaver Bird."
(First: Episode 0372)
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Cartoon The Ringmaster displays six marvelous monkeys who do stunts.
(First: Episode 1289)
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Film Counting six oryx
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0410)
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Muppets Super Grover tries to stop a fight between Sammy and Frankie, who are fighting over an apple.
(First: Episode 0786)
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SCENE 5 Luis and Cody work together to repair Cody's wagon.
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Animation Six spaceships are counted, then subtracted.
(First: Episode 1245)
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Muppets Kermit the Frog counts six happy little Twiddlebugs, and when he is finished, the Twiddlebugs have a party.
(First: Episode 0280)
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Cartoon The Carrot
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1132)
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Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentHerry Monster and Kimberly talk about things and people that they love.
(First: Episode 1050)
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Cartoon Find the camouflaged parrot.
Voice: Paul Dooley
(First: Episode 0516)
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Song "Llama at Dentist"
(First: Episode 1241)
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Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentErnie, Bert, and Shola demonstrate "big," "small," "smaller, and "smallest" with four balls.
(First: Episode 0544)
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Cartoon A drowsy wagoner gets across a clearing by building a bridge out of his ox-cart, and converting it back again.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0616)
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Film EXIT
(First: Episode 0935)
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SCENE 6 Buffy can't find Cody around and Luis hasn't seen any other kids either. They follow sounds to Oscar's trash can, where Oscar is operating his own Grouch Day Care.


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