Sesame Street
Plot Big Bird, Snuffy and Telly learn about the new computer; Oscar has his own grouch computer
Air date April 4, 1984
Season Season 15 (1983-1984)
Written by Judy Freudberg
Sponsors A, C, 11
Syndication Sesame Street Unpaved
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Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 In song, Big Bird wishes he could see the plant in his window grow. Olivia explains to him that growing takes time.
Cartoon Two hippie kids wonder how to make their droopy plant grow.
(First: Episode 1484)
Littlethings orig
Song Joe Raposo sings "I Believe in Little Things."
(First: Episode 0655)
Cartoon A man displays the capital and lowercase A, and explains what an alligator is.
(First: Episode 0006)
Muppets Kermit explains the importance of listening, using the Two-Headed Monster as an example.
(First: Episode 1767)
Cartoon A showcase of things that begin with A, ending with avalanche and ambulance.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0132)
Film A little girl gets herself a glass of AGUA.
(First: Episode 0929)
Cast In the desert, Luis desperately searches for AGUA, but all the pumps are dry.
(First: Episode 0680)
Cartoon An orchestra conductor asks "May I have an A, please?" at which point a giant letter A falls from the sky.
(First: Episode 0770)
Film A gazelle runs fast across a plain.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0478)
cut from the Noggin version
A for ape toon
Cartoon A for Ape (who crashes into a tree and forms a SHAPE)
(First: Episode 0602)
Video Scanimate kids intro
(First: Episode 0798)
Insert Luis plays a game of "Musical Chairs" with some disabled kids. Grover gives each one of them a hug whenever they drop out of the game.
(First: Episode 0958)
Cartoon The Ringmaster displays eleven purple pooches.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1347)
Muppets Polly Darton sings "Counting One to Five."
(First: Episode 1810)
Cartoon Todo el mundo necesita agua
(First: Episode 0780)
cut from the Noggin version
Film Building a log cabin
(First: Episode 0602)
Cat dog toon
Cartoon Two kids argue over a cat and a dog, who chase each other around the fence.
(First: Episode 1210)

SCENE 2 Big Bird & Snuffy heard that Olivia, Maria, and Bob are using a new computer. Big Bird watches them and reports to Snuffy what he sees.
Film Kids learn how to use a computer at a public school.
(First: Episode 1853)
Muppets An Anything Muppet girl shows the viewers that the number 11 is the same right side up and upside down. (Spanish version)
(First: Episode 0362)
cut from the Noggin version
Film A kid marching band forms a circle.
(First: Episode 0517)
Pinball 11
Cartoon Pinball #11
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0988)
Muppets / Celebrity Cab Calloway sings "Jumpin' Jive" when the Two-Headed Monster can't decide whether to jump or jive.
(First: Episode 1575)
Cartoon A mysterious little box on a tightrope entraps a bird, a train, and a cat, which can still be heard. A large frog eats the box, and makes all of the sounds inside.
(First: Episode 1518)
cut from the Noggin version
SCENE 3 Oscar shows Bob his grouch computer, the Worm II.
Where triangle fit
Animation Where does the triangle fit?
(First: Episode 1883)
cut from the Noggin version
Film Finding round things in a supermarket (David voiceover)
(First: Episode 0434)
Cartoon C for Cat
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 1141)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit interviews Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny and a witch -- they are all confused about who they are and what holidays they belong in.
(First: Episode 0711)
Letter C toon
Cartoon A man gets a letter C in the mail.
(First: Episode 0294)
SCENE 4 Maria shows Telly how to use the computer to make a grouchy face for Oscar.
Cartoon Words that rhyme with BALL
(First: Episode 0773)
Muppets Instead of cookies, Cookie Monster recites a poem about galoshes -- or at least he tries.
(First: Episode 1626)
Cartoon Igor listens as Dr. Frankenstein names body parts in creating another Igor.
Artist: Irra Verbitsky
(First: Episode 1637)
cut from the Noggin version

SCENE 5 Telly has fun making faces with the computer.

Oscar announces the sponsors.

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