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David trains Barkley
Air date May 22, 1980
Season Season 11 (1979-1980)
Sponsors Y, Z, 11

Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Big Bird introduces Linda, who will show how to sign the numbers 1, 2 and 3. Big Bird doesn't grasp that simply holding up the number of fingers per value is the sign language way of showing them. "Well, what do you's as easy as 1, 2, 3!"
Cartoon A penguin repeats the rhythms of the sounds it hears, which include a drum, a door knock, a saw and a typewriter.
Artists: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0239)
Muppets Super Grover: Judy Finstermacher has broken her bag of groceries, and Super Grover tries to find a way for her to get the groceries to her home.
(First: Episode 1289)
Cartoon Things that are same and different.
(First: Episode 0300)
Film The Mad Painter #11
(First: Episode 0329)
Cartoon A loud-voiced girl talks about her dog, Pete.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1266)
Muppets Old West: Sinister Sam announces that someone has bought the last box of crayons, and he wants to know why. It turns out that he just wants a crayon so he can learn how to write the letter Y.
(First: Episode 1288)
Cartoon Y for yawn
(First: Episode 0301)
SCENE 2 David tries training Barkley to lift his paw on command, but Barkley doesn't understand. David crouches down to his level to explain this and Barkley finally lifts his paw, pinning David to the ground.
Cartoon A letter for "me"
(First: Episode 0781)
Muppets Ernie & BertBert expects a visit from his identical twin brother Bart. Ernie notes that they're alike in many ways, but their major difference is that Bart has a sense of humor.
(First: Episode 0594)
Cartoon The Typewriter: Y for Yo-Yo
(First: Episode 0769)
SCENE 2 cont'd David now tries teaching Barkley to sit on command. Barkley ends up sitting on David.
Muppets An Anything Muppet girl shows the viewers that the number 11 is the same right side up and upside down.
(First: Episode 0183)
Film Hippos
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0415)
SCENE 2 cont'd David now teaches Barkley to roll over. Knowing that he'll be pinned down again, he commands Barkley from a distance. Barkley starts rolling over toward David, once again pinning him to the ground.
Film Detective Fred (Joe Raposo) is sent by his boss (Danny Epstein) to locate the number 20. Throughout the office and on the streets of New York, Fred tracks down the numbers 11 through 18 in numerical order by spying his surroundings. When he finds his way to Apartment 19, he discovers it is occupied by a gorilla, who leads him directly to the elusive 20.
(First: Episode 0277)
Cartoon A boy points to himself and says, "ME."
(First: Episode 0857)

Foot - SesameStreet-WhatsMyPart-foot906
Muppets Guy Smiley hosts "What's My Part?" The contestants are Bennett Snerf, Arlene Frantic and Professor Hastings, and the mystery part is a foot.
(First: Episode 0164)
Cartoon Kids narrate a Letter 'Z' Drawing
(First: Episode 0359)
Film "Listen ..." to various sounds, including the ocean, a heart beating, a clock ticking, a horse galloping, crickets chirping, a passing train, and others.
(First: Episode 0951)
Cartoon "It's a Lovely Eleven Morning"
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0362)
SCENE 3 Big Bird comes by Gordon and Susan's apartment, having been invited by Susan. She has stepped out and Gordon is trying to take a nap on the couch. Big Bird wakes him up while trying to play some soothing music on the radio, bring down the window shade and walking across the squeaky floor. Gordon suggests he just stay put in a nearby chair. Big Bird finds it so comfy that he falls asleep himself. As Gordon walks back to the couch, the floor squeaks and Big Bird asks him to keep the noise down.
Film A baby chick hatches from an egg. (Music: Joe Raposo)
(First: Episode 0690)
Muppets Cookie Monster discovers Cousin Monster doesn't want cookies and would rather eat Ernie's healthy food.
(First: Episode 1240)
Cartoon Millie and Molly build a bookshelf.
(First: Episode 1287)
Film Some kids watch as a tree surgeon does his job.
(First: Episode 1244)
He She It - heart
Cartoon He, She and It - The IT knows all about the heart.
(First: Episode 1168)
SCENE 4 Big Bird dines with Gordon, Susan and Olivia. Big Bird comments that he sometimes forgets that Gordon and Olivia are siblings because they're so different. He figures out one way they can be the same - by dressing Olivia in a fake mustache and bald plate.
Cartoon A boy talks about his pet letter Y, named Yetta.
(First: Episode 0443)
Celebrity Judy Collins sings "Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow" with some kids on the shore.
(First: Episode 0971)
Cartoon Y for Yak
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1184)
Muppets A woman (Jim Henson) volunteers to assist The Amazing Mumford in his surprise magic trick. Mumford makes her disappear – but when he tries to make her reappear, Herry Monster pops up, saying "SURPRISE!"
(First: Episode 0381)
Film Apples grow on a tree.
(First: Episode 0093)
SCENE 5 Linda signs today's sponsors, then joins the kids for some jump rope.

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