Sesame Street
Air date March 24, 1980
Season Season 11 (1979-1980)
Sponsors Y, Z, 7
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.

Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 A child offers Big Bird a piece of popcorn. He takes it, but decides to save it for later when he's hungry. He realizes he needs to put it in something until then. He places it on the Hooper's Store and asks David for the smallest box he can find. Once David finds it, Big Bird points to the piece of popcorn and David eats it without knowing who it belongs to.
Cartoon A turtle, a bird, and a butterfly demonstrate small, smaller, and smallest.
(First: Episode 0371)
Film Apes play at the zoo. (edited)
(First: Episode 0045)
Muppets Zs come out of Herry Monster's mouth as he snores. (part two)
(First: Episode 0307)
Film Fireworks Alphabet
(First: Episode 1104)
Cartoon Z for zebra and zoo
(First: Episode 0281)
Cast Mass Communication (Maria, Olivia, Susan and Linda) perform their hit song "1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10."
Cartoon Sign Cartoons: BURP
(First: Episode 1119)
Muppets Ernie & Bert — On a rainy day, Ernie watches TV, when Bert suggests he do something else, like write a story. Thus, Ernie sets everything out on the table, including pencils, paper, a pencil sharpener, and a wastebasket (which somehow ended up on Bert's head). Ernie is now ready to write a story, but instead, he leaves everything set out for when he gets an idea.
(First: Episode 1293)
Cartoon A small frog unveils a smaller man, who unveils the smallest elephant.
(First: Episode 0786)
SCENE 2 Maria is about repot a plant, when Olivia rushes over to get the flash on her camera fixed. Maria agrees to fix it if Olivia takes care of the plant in the meantime. Olivia begins the process, when Luis arrives. She offers to pick up his laundry while he repots the plant for her. The three of them receive their respective items and agree they cooperated very well.
Cartoon Three balls compare sizes. An orange ball (voiced by Daws Butler) boasts that he's the smallest, until his little brother comes onto the scene.
(First: Episode 0786)
Film A gorilla sits on a park bench with a lunchbox full of bananas. Noticing the woman seated beside him, he decides to share his bananas with her. She keeps answering "YES" every time the gorilla offers one until he runs out of bananas.
(First: Episode 0524)
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Cartoon The word "YES" follows a man.
(First: Episode 0875)
Muppets Here is Your Life
Disguised as a dentist, Guy Smiley surprises a tooth at a dentist's office. The tooth is reunited with healthy food (represented by Carl Carrot and Melvin Milk), his dentist, and toothbrush/toothpaste pair Bristly and Pastey.
(First: Episode 1057)
Song Joe Raposo sings "Families."
(First: Episode 0454)
Animation Sand Z/z
(First: Episode 0639)
Film Kids narrate a tortilla contest in English and Spanish.
(First: Episode 0456)
Cartoon A girl talks about preparing to play with her new sled.
Artist: Jim Simon
(First: Episode 0413)
Celebrity George Benson sings "Old MacDonald" with the kids.
Film An Hispanic boy gets up, gets dressed, and goes to school as Spanish music plays (A la luna no voy yo).
(First: Episode 0429)
Muppets Ernie and Cookie Monster name the things they eat at "Breakfast Time."
(First: Episode 1280)
Film A film of things that make sounds, including birds, farm animals, vehicles and footsteps. Is silence a sound? (edited)
(First: Episode 0002)
Muppets The Count counts seven flowers, and then explains that he loves to count flowers because then he gets to count sneezes.
(First: Episode 0433)
Cartoon Jazz #7
(First: Episode 0136)
SCENE 3 Big Bird bets Maria that he can make her sound like a train. He points to different things and she names them. He rapidly points to her shoes as she names each one - "Shoe, shoe, shoe, shoe..."
Cartoon A yak discusses the letter "Y" on a stage, mentioning how the words "yak", "you", and "yes" all start with the letter "Y," and is insulted when it is called a "Yakkity-yakkity-yak", charging toward the camera in a frenzy.
Artist: Al Jarnow
(First: Episode 0301)
Film A boy compares the growth of the sunflowers to his own height.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0589)
Cartoon Y for yawn
(First: Episode 0301)
Muppets A group of Anything Muppets sing about a "Bus Stop" sign.
(First: Episode 0978)
Cartoon A derby-hatted man identifies animal sounds, ending with a tractor.
(First: Episode 0839)
Muppets After fighting with each other, the Two-Headed Monster reads the word "Love" and forgets their feud.
(First: Episode 1282)
Film A bumble bee
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0082)
Song Luis sings "Three of These Things" with three kids with umbrellas and one unlucky kid without one.
(First: Episode 0449)
Cartoon Millie and Molly argue over whether to get a pet cat or a dog, so their mom gets them a turtle instead.
(First: Episode 1314)
Celebrity George Benson plays some "happy" chords on his guitar.
Cartoon The Typewriter: Z for Zoo
(First: Episode 0776)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: The Pied Piper has trouble luring mice with his music, but Kermit the Frog lures them by whistling.
(First: Episode 0519)
Film Kids narrate a film about water in hoses, fountains, puddles, streams, bathtubs, rivers, oceans, and other places.
(First: Episode 0135)
Cartoon Willie Wimple went a-boatin' and polluted the river.
Artist: Abe Levitow
(EKA: Episode 0857)
Muppets A young girl bangs her stick across 7 fenceposts, which turn out to be the teeth of a large monster.
Cartoon A girl demonstrates that she is scary-looking to a sleeping monster.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0797)
Cartoon zip, zoom, zoom, zig, zag, zany, zoo.
(First: Episode 0359)
SCENE 4 Luis, Maria and the kids sing a "Wolf Game" song.

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