Sesame Street
Big Bird at camp, part 2
(repeat of 1707)
Air date December 4, 1984
Season Season 16 (1984-1985)
Written by Tony Geiss
Sponsors C, V, 3

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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Aunt May plays “The Reville” on the bugle to wake everyone up. Big Bird & the kids get up on time for breakfast; Rusty would rather sleep. Mickey convinces Rusty to get out of bed.
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Cartoon The Hummingbird
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1518)
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Film A construction machine and a horse look similar.
(First: Episode 1566)
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Muppets Captain Breakfast unsuccessfully encourages a little girl to eat breakfast, the most important meal of the day.
(First: Episode 1492)
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Cartoon Small v ... for voom, voice, violin, etc.
Artist: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0167)
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Cartoon Small v... (Spanish version)
Artist: John and Faith Hubley
(First: Episode 0389)
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Muppets The Word Family Song: ET family
(First: Episode 0139)
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Film Some kids watch a film of a man working in a greenhouse, and try to guess what his job is.
(First: Episode 0772)
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SCENE 2 After breakfast, Big Bird and the kids play baseball. Big Bird doesn't want to play baseball because he doesn't know how to play. Still, they have him play in the outfield. He hits a home run.
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Cartoon A boy shares his bubbles with some kids dancing in a field.
(First: Episode 1926)
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Muppets Ernie & BertBert wants to know why there is a cookie lying on the table. Ernie explains that he put it there to remind himself.
(First: Episode 0095)
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Cartoon V for Van (live-action/animation hybrid)
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(First: Episode 1181)
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Song Joe Raposo sings "Eating" while animals eat.
(First: Episode 0106)
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SCENE 3 It's rest period, but none of the campers feel like taking a nap. Mickey offers them postcards to write letters. Back on Sesame Street, Maria, on her lunch break , writes a postcard to Big Bird. They both sing "I Am Fine, How Are You?" while writing letters to each other.
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Cartoon Three doctors cure a sick 3.
(First: Episode 1627)
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Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover and Katie think of rhymes.
(First: Episode 1644)
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Film Number Three Ball Film: A red ball follows a rollercoaster-like track through checkpoints (each, a set of three) that are counted in voiceover. At the end, the ball turns into a cherry which is devoured by a girl.
(First: Episode 0744)
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Muppets Two Anything Muppets (Frank Oz and Jerry Nelson) use a tape measure to figure out how far apart they are from each other. It turns out that thirty-seven feet separate them.
(First: Episode 0905)
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Cartoon The Typewriter: C-cat
(First: Episode 0779)
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SCENE 4 After a fun first full day of camp, Big Bird eats new foods for dinner: hamburgers, mashed potatoes, and peas.
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Cartoon Un pajaro.
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Muppets The Anything Muppets perform a "Handclapping Number".
(First: Episode 0491)
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Film A dented car door is repaired and repainted at an auto body shop.
(First: Episode 1112)
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Film George the Farmer uses barrels to count to ten.
(First: Episode 0293)
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Cartoon V for volcano, violet, and violin
(First: Episode 1762)
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SCENE 5 Nighttime - Big Bird is homesick and Mickey tells him it's okay to cry. Rusty is homesick too, so they cry together.
The beginning part of this scene, with Big Bird imagining what Maria and Mr. Hooper are doing, is cut due to Mr. Hooper's death in 1983.
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Cartoon I am crying / estoy llorando (David and Maria voiceover)
(First: Episode 1041)
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Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentErnie, Bert, and Shola illustrate "between".
(First: Episode 0542)
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Cartoon Passengers on a crowded subway illustrate between.
(First: Episode 0795)
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Film Counting the circus clowns
(First: Episode 0501)
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Cartoon "I Can Remember": A little girl remembers what to buy at the store (A loaf of bread, a container of milk, and a stick of butter) by visualizing her mother giving the instructions.
Artist: Jim Simon
(First: Episode 0408)
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Muppets Kermit attempts to demonstrate how to use a telephone with the help of Forgetful Jones.
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Song Joe Raposo sings "Hippopotamus Round."
(First: Episode 0413)
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Cartoon C is for Canary
(First: Episode 0703)
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SCENE 6 "Taps" is being played by Aunt May on the bugle, which means lights out. Although a big day is planned for tomorrow, Big Bird and Rusty talk for a little bit and then get tired and fall asleep in Cabin 10.

Mickey whispers the sponsors.


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