Sesame Street
A very hot day on Sesame Street
(repeat of 1502)
Air date February 3, 1983
Season Season 14 (1982-1983)
Written by Judy Freudberg
Sponsors G, T, 5
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.

Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Luis and Olivia greet the viewer on a very hot day on Sesame Street. Olivia comments that it's so hot, one could fry an egg on the sidewalk; Oscar does just that.
Cartoon Five Tall Things
(First: Episode 1664)
Film The Mad Painter #5
(First: Episode 0345)
Muppets Kermit tests two blindfolded monsters and asks them which number they're feeling. Herry Monster minus his blindfold describes how he knew the number was a five and in the process breaks the five into pieces. Cookie Monster attempts to feel the number and Kermit tells him that he can't since its broken. Cookie Monster devours the pieces and tells Kermit it tastes like a five.
(First: Episode 1200)
Cartoon The Story of the Crow and the Pitcher
(First: Episode 0801)
Song "Hello, Scale," a film about measuring weight.
(First: Episode 0578)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover asks a girl to hug him and scratch his tummy.
(First: Episode 1653)
Title 01 07 003 0001
Animation A set of blocks reveal a square, a triangle, and a circle.
(First: Episode 1184)
SCENE 2 Big Bird invites Mr. Snuffleupagus over to cool off with his electric fan. The fan only keeps the side facing it cool, so they keep switching whether their front or back is to the fan. They don't feel completely cooled this way, so they resolve to spin around constantly. This keeps them cool all over, as well as dizzy.
Animation It's a snail!
Artist: Ishu Patel
(First: Episode 1711)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie comes from finishing his bath, and tells Bert that there's something that he forgot. Bert asks if he's washed behind his ears, his neck, and his elbows. Finally, Ernie remembers that he forgot to turn off the water in the tub -- as the water level rises.
(First: Episode 0347)
Celebrity The Count counts all the baskets Dr. J makes.
Cartoon "Yo Soy Un ..."
(First: Episode 0777)
Film The letter T is a very useful letter.
(First: Episode 0402)
Muppets "The Subway"
(First: Episode 0762)
Film Planes of Sound I (1:34)
SCENE 3 Luis is unable to fix the air conditioning in Hooper's Store. He and Mr. Hooper think of alternate ways to keep cool, to no avail. Luis finally comes up with an idea - he and Mr. Hooper pour cold glasses of water over themselves.
Cartoon Three turtles present the letter T.
(First: Episode 1666)
Muppets Biff asks Sully to recite the alphabet, but recites the whole thing without giving him a chance to speak.
(First: Episode 0873)
Song Children of all kinds sing "We All Sing with the Same Voice".
(First: Episode 1708)
Cartoon A little girl imagines what would happen if she dropped her bag of ping pong balls.
(First: Episode 0583)

Muppets An Anything Muppet man arrives at a gas station, hoping to be filled in a short time. Instead, his car takes a long time to fill while the attendant fills other cars in a short time.
(First: Episode 0540)
Muppets / Celebrity Big Bird points out the different body parts of Dr. J.
(First: Episode 1701)
Film A clown (Dennis Allen) takes off his make-up. Which face do you like better?
(First: Episode 0461)
SCENE 4 Big Bird and the kids imagine chilly scenarios in an effort to keep cool.
Cartoon A goose and gander visit the land of the G's.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1141)
Muppets Anything Muppets sing "Oh, G" in praise of the letter G.
(First: Episode 1167)
Animation Sand G/g
(First: Episode 0643)
Muppets Cookie Monster becomes happy and sad when he finds a seemingly-empty cookie jar with one cookie left. He becomes sad after he eats it, but Ernie comes by with a bag of cookies for him. But, he becomes sad again when he eats them all.
(First: Episode 1645)
Cartoon A gorilla who knows G words applies for a job.
(First: Episode 0131)
SCENE 5 Everyone sings "I Wish It Would Rain," hoping some precipitation will cool things down.
Muppets Gladys the Cow auditions for the role of a HEN after sounding out the word, but she's rejected.
(First: Episode 1670)
Cartoon A large bird munches on rectangle edges, forming the word "BIRD."
(First: Episode 1173)
Muppets Gladys now sounds out the word BAT and tries flying, which also doesn't pass muster.
(First: Episode 1670)
Cartoon Five Swans
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1460)
Muppets Gladys finally sounds out the word COW. She thinks she's a shoo-in for the part, which is instead given to a chicken.
(First: Episode 1670)
SCENE 6 The gang tunes into the radio weather broadcast, reporting the hottest day on record for the city with only a 10% chance of rain. Suddenly, they hear thunder and spot a dark cloud over head. Rain begins pouring. Telly Monster thinks they should all head inside before they catch a cold, but everyone takes pleasure in the relief from above.

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