Sesame Street
Telly plays a Spanish game
Air date April 16, 1990
Season Season 21 (1989-1990)
Written by Sara Compton
Sponsors R, U, 4
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
Noimage
SCENE 1 Bob assists Grundgetta in setting up a large, metallic number 4 by Oscar's trash can. She introduces the number as four Grouchketeers emerge from the trash can.
Cayard.kittykitty
Cartoon A woman serves milk to her cat. Several other cats join him, including a lion.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1017)
1186zb
Film Charlie Chaplin (Maria) looks in a mirror and sees "ME." Maria's reflection is played by Linda.
(First: Episode 1032)
Shadow-Camel
Film A man makes a shadow puppet of a camel.
(First: Episode 0593)
SSNews.divorcedbird
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
Kermit interviews a bird who sings about how her parents still love her even though they don't live together anymore (though it is not directly stated whether her parents are divorced or separated).
(First: Episode 2695)
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Cartoon Letter U salesman
(First: Episode 0202)
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SCENE 2 Grundgetta and the Grouchketeers wearily show Mr. Snuffleupagus that no matter how they're arranged, there will always be four Grouchketeers.
Houseconnectdots
Cartoon A man connects the dots to form a house to escape from the rain.
Artist: Bill Davis
(First: Episode 2218)
2head.milk
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster finishes drinking milk, and doesn't know what to do with the cartons at first, but gets the idea to "recycle" them and play with them like a train.
SandMonkey
Animation It's a monkey
Artist: Ishu Patel
(First: Episode 1767)
Alphaquest.R
Film Alphaquest: R
Running down a road past a rabbit, a radio, some rocks, and a rainbow.
1800-30
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie tells Bert about his so-called "boring" day at the zoo.
(First: Episode 0020)
Raindance
Animation The inhabitants of a farm feel like celebrating when it rains during a hot, dry summer.
Artists: Brothers Quay
(First: Episode 1403)
Cloud01

Cloud02
Muppets Snuffy shows Big Bird the cloud costume he's going to wear in his Snufflegarten class's upcoming pageant about the sky, and even sings the song that accompanies it, while Big Bird imagines him as a cloud.
(First: Episode 2082)
3110.Rhino
Cartoon R for Rhinoceros
(First: Episode 2518)
Blindclass.produce
Film A blind class goes on a field trip downtown, and visits a produce stand.
(First: Episode 2580)
WhatsMissingParrot
Cartoon What's missing? (parrot)
(First: Episode 2103)
Sg-computer
Muppets Super Grover tries to fix a girl's computer by jumping up and down and shouting "Wubba wubba!", but she soon discovers that the computer is not turned on.
(First: Episode 1971)
Do-with-a-pet
Cartoon What Do You Do With a Pet?
(First: Episode 0465)
Elmo.CandiceBergen
Muppets / Celebrity Elmo learns how an interview is conducted by giving one to Candice Bergen.
4dolphins
Cartoon Four dolphins
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1491)
1839zp
Film A zookeeper feeds some polar bears sardines.
(First: Episode 1647)
1800-7
Muppets Alphabet Chat: Mr. Chatterly tries to discuss the letter R, but everything goes awry.
(First: Episode 0876)
Pentagon
Cartoon A rolling circle becomes a square, then a triangle, and various other shapes.
(First: Episode 1465)
2726-Elbows
SCENE 3 Just before they dig into lunch, Telly and Juliet wonder what would happen if they had no elbows. They list the many things they'd be unable to do, when Juliet points out that cooperation would help. Acting as if they have no elbows, they cooperate and feed each other lunch.
Cartoonup
Cartoon A man jumps up onto an UP.
(First: Episode 0546)
LasManzanas
Song "Spanish Foods Song"
(First: Episode 1111)
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Beat The Time
Muppets Sesame Street Game Shows: The Count is a contestant on Beat the Time, where today's wacky stunt is to bring back two things that come from the sky before the time runs out. The Count has too much fun counting the seconds, but ends up bringing his thunder and lightning.
(First: Episode 1698)
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Cartoon A witch turns a little girl into a variety of things, but the girl insists "I'm still ME!"
(First: Episode 0793)
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SCENE 4 Telly tries to remember the Spanish words for "nose" and "foot." Bob recommends he ask Alex, who speaks Spanish. Telly learns how to say "Where is your nose / foot?" in Spanish, pointing to Maria and Gabi saying the same as part of a game Telly would like to play.
3161za
Film Wegman: Fay shows on the bench and under the bench.
(First: Episode 2653)
ThinkingOfU
Muppets The Beetles are "Thinking of U."
(First: Episode 1486)
Greenman.DarkLight
Cartoon A green man demonstrates dark and light.
(First: Episode 1129)
Groverkatie
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover and Katie think of rhymes.
(First: Episode 1644)
LetsPaveaStreet
Film Olivia briefly narrates a film of re-paving a street.
(First: Episode 1161)
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SCENE 5 Telly plays the game with young Gabi, as Alex announces the sponsors in Spanish.


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