Sesame Street
Air date May 5, 1980
Season Season 11 (1979-1980)
Sponsors I, K, 5
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Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Oscar comes up with a game for Gordon and the kids to play, where they act like they're different types of food. Gordon pulls one over on Oscar by pretending to be chewing gum and "sticking" to Oscar when they shake hands.
Muppets Grover gets under his blanket, pretending that he is on the moon.
(First: Episode 1309)
Cartoon Once there were two men. Each had his own idea. One man told his thought to the other man, then the other man told his idea to the first man. Now both men knew twice as much.
(First: Episode 0268)
Film Seal Noises (1:36)
Cartoon A stubborn hippo sits on a girl's ball, and she tries to figure out how to get it back.
(First: Episode 0765)
Muppets Kermit the Frog attempts to talk about the letter K, but it falls off the wall.
(First: Episode 0044)
Cartoon "K" - Kangaroo - A man (voiced by Gary Owens) explains what a kangaroo is, and ends up in the pouch of one.
(First: Episode 0141)
Muppets Kermit attempts to talk about the letter K again, but the top half of the K collapses.
(First: Episode 0044)
Cartoon Gloria sings the alphabet (uppercase version)
(First: Episode 0140)
Cast David plays a magician, pulling five rabbits from his hat. An indignant hand pulls them back in one by one.
Cartoon The uses of water (Spanish)
(EKA: Episode 0846)
Muppets "The Opposite Song"
(First: Episode 1111)
Celebrity Big Bird pretends that James Galway is his grandmother, finding his flute music similar to the way Granny Bird sings to him.
(First: Episode 1430)
Cartoon The Ringmaster #5: Five fantastic floating fools fall from the big blue blimp.
(First: Episode 1310)
Muppets As Bert takes a nap, Ernie tells the viewer how he knows that Bert is asleep - thus waking Bert up, just to tell him it's time for his nap.
(First: Episode 0027)
Song Joe Raposo sings "Touch, Hold, Feel."
(First: Episode 0504)
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment — Grover and Polly count five fingers.
(First: Episode 0279)
Song "Five Onstage Dancers"
(First: Episode 0539)
Insert Big Bird Tames Dog
(EKA: Episode 1302)
Cartoon "Poverty K" - Karen the Kangaroo talks about words that start with the letter K. Featuring the sped-up voice of Gene Moss.
(First: Episode 0142)
Film "I Love Being a Pig"
(First: Episode 0572)
Cartoon A lion named Kent gets a Kick out of being King of the forest.
(First: Episode 0463)
Muppets Here is Your Life: A loaf of bread is profiled.
(First: Episode 0709)
SCENE 2 Oscar has a bunch of pieces of art he wants for the Museum of Muddy Art. Gordon and the kids help pieces with pretty imagery until there's a picture of nice fruit left. Oscar intends to use it as a bathmat in his mudroom.
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog reports on the story of Jack and Jill. Jack needs someone to go up the hill with him. First he chooses Mervin, then Francine and Gladys the Cow. Finally Jack chooses Jill, who refuses go up the hill with him again, so he asks Kermit to fill in.
(First: Episode 1071)
Film A mailman on horseback delivers mail in the Appalachian mountains of Kentucky.
(First: Episode 0493)
Cartoon "I in the Sky"
(First: Episode 0368)
George abovebelow
Film George the Farmer demonstrates above and below.
(EKA: Episode 0262)
Cartoon Is snow cold? Yes!
(First: Episode 0822)
Fish Cowboy Hat
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie tries to put a pot on Bert's head. Bert asks Ernie why he's doing that, and Ernie says that he broke a cookie jar. Ernie has to put the cookies somewhere, so he put them in the sugar bowl – and put the sugar in the flowerpot, which meant that he had to put the flower in a milk bottle. He put the milk in the soda bottle, the soda into the fishbowl, and the fish in Bert's cowboy hat. Bert asks, "Now what am I going to wear when I want to play cowboy?" Ernie puts the pot on Bert's head and says, "Ride 'em, cowboy, Bert!"
(First: Episode 0305)
Cartoon Mr. Tweak can't sleep because his neighbor above snores, and his neighbor below sneezes.
Artist: Abe Levitow
(EKA: Episode 0598)
SCENE 3 Big Bird comes into the Fix-It Shop to tell something important to Maria. He asks to have each part of the message translated to Spanish. The message tells her that the chair she painted is outside, which she claims to have already known. Suddenly, a downpour begins and she rushes out to get it. Big Bird feels proud that he got message across.
Cartoon A dog answers "Yes" to every question.
(First: Episode 0783)
Insert Garage Area Shapes (1:53)
(First: Episode 0451)
Cartoon Speech Balloon: I for Island.
(First: Episode 0314)
Film Things you can carry
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0515)
Cartoon Dot Bridge (raspberry)
(First: Episode 0014)
SCENE 4 David surprises Maria with a merienda. Big Bird sets it up under the table. He points out it's going to rain again and the couple shares the snack under the table.

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