Sesame Street
A day with Zoe
Air date November 24, 1993
Season Season 25 (1993-1994)
Written by Norman Stiles
Sponsors R, T, 10
Syndication 123 Sesame Street


Picture Segment Description
Film Alone Song
(First: Episode 0921)
After the first verse, the segment dissolves to...

SCENE 1 Big Bird singing the "Alone Song" as he roller-skates around his nest. Meanwhile, Luis plays the song on his guitar, Gina whistles it, and Ruthie laughs it as she dusts around Finders Keepers. Then, Big Bird welcomes the viewer to Sesame Street. He adds he was getting tired of being all by himself.
Cartoon A map of Puerto Rico forms into the shape of animals and other things that are found there.
(First: Episode 3030)
Film Alphaquest: R
Running down a road past a rabbit, a radio and some rocks
(First: Episode 2726)
Cartoon The Typewriter: R for Rope
(First: Episode 0764)
Film / Animation Two Navajo kids narrate an animated sequence based on their drawings of their home and lifestyle.
(First: Episode 2999)
Cartoon Mary Shaboom reluctantly moves to a new house, and muses about the consequences.
(First: Episode 2959)
SCENE 2 Big Bird continues skating down the street, when Zoe starts calling his name over and over. She's happy to see him and it's the first time she's expressed it that way. She likes it so much, she keeps doing it. Big Bird joins in and chants Zoe's name.
Film A group of girls do a playground cheer ("Ooh I'm so happy!").
(First: Episode 3017)
Song "Front Back Ballet"
Artist: Jane Aaron
(First: Episode 3016)
Cast Maria as Chaplin falls in love with a painting (Linda) at the art museum.
(First: Episode 2033)
Cartoon T is for Television
(First: Episode 0024)
Film "There's a lot to see under the sea," according to some young swimmers who narrate a poem about the ocean-dwellers they find.
Music: "Kyisio Calypso" by Dermot Stewart
(First: Episode 3032)
Cartoon The Bellhop must take 10 terriers for a walk.
(First: Episode 2507)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentMorgan and Grover count in English and Spanish.
Animation Ten masked dancers are counted in Spanish.
Artist: Karen Aqua
(First: Episode 3079)
Muppets Betty Lou learns some Spanish words from her friend Carlos, including "Amigo."
(First: Episode 2042)
Animation Rubber Stamp #10
(First: Episode 2880)
SCENE 3 Zoe wants to roller skate with Big Bird. However, she doesn't have any skates of her own and Big Bird's are too big. He has a solution, though: he holds her while he skates.
Cartoon I've got some (hair), I've got more, but I've got the most.
(First: Episode 0524)
cut from the Noggin version
Film A gardener trims a bush to form a giraffe.
Muppets Here is Your Life
Disguised as a dentist, Guy Smiley surprises a tooth at a dentist's office. The tooth is reunited with healthy food (represented by Carl Carrot and Melvin Milk), his dentist, and toothbrush/toothpaste pair Bristly and Pastey.
(First: Episode 1057)
Animation T for toothbrush and toothpaste
(First: Episode 2811)
Animation Playing cards form the letter T; the jack and queen tango.
SCENE 4 At the playground, Elmo sings his new letter T song to Zoe, Big Bird, Nathan, Tarah and Kenya.
Cartoon Spinning T (to the tango beat)
(First: Episode 2933)
Song "Somethin' Old Into Somethin' New"
(First: Episode 3125)
Cartoon Three mayonnaise jars follow three different paths after they leave the factory.
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 2762)
cut from the Noggin version

Film Wanda the Word Fairy drives to a market to demonstrate the words of foods, attracting the suspicious gaze of the grocer in the process.
(First: Episode 2652)
Cartoon mydoghappy.jpg
Cartoon A boy demonstrates why his dog's name is Happy.
(First: Episode 0537)
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SCENE 5 Zoe stands by Oscar's can, repeating the word "me." She claims it's a big word and Oscar argues with her about it. Once she leaves, Oscar goes inside his can to answer a call. Then, a large winged ME lands on his lid, preventing him from opening it.
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Song Joe Raposo sings "I'm an Aardvark."
Re-filmed version
(First: Episode 2520)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie tries to fool Bert with his disguises such as a pirate disguise and a bearded Red Riding Hood disguise, but Bert recognizes him each time and tells him to stop trying to fool him. Then a wolf knocks on the door and Bert is convinced it's Ernie in disguise again- until Ernie appears at the door!
(First: Episode 1170)
Cartoon Edgar Turtle's three nephews show him how a round is sung.
(First: Episode 2506)
Film A boy draws a picture of his friend, Kerry.
(First: Episode 2776)
Cartoon R /r paper fold
(First: Episode 3127)
Song "Drink of Water"
(First: Episode 2545)
cut from the Noggin version
Muppets Grover Sketches: Miscellaneous Grover, on a surfboard, demonstrates near and far.
(First: Episode 2859)
Cartoon A girl notices some footprints near and far to her. They belong to a giant purple bird.
Artist: Fred Garbers
(First: Episode 3134)
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SCENE 6 Ruthie recognizes the ME from a story, "The Flying Me." In the story, a bird loves saying the word "me' over and over, upsetting a Grouch wizard (Oscar). The wizard changes the bird into the word ME and only an orange monster's kiss will reverse the spell. Zoe kisses the word, who turns back into a bird. Oscar then knocks it over with his lid.
Cartoon Two cavemen argue, each chanting "Me!" A large monolith bearing the word ME puts fear in both of them.
(First: Episode 0793)
Muppets "Forty Blocks From My Home"
(First: Episode 2614)
Cartoon A family of snakes makes shapes, and rolls away.
(First: Episode 1506)
cut from the Noggin version
Song "Reach Your Hand Up High"
(First: Episode 2702)
Cartoon A man pulls a rabbit out of his hat, but the rabbit turns out to be a cow. "Surprise!"
Artist: John Schnall
(First: Episode 2770)
cut from the Noggin version
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SCENE 7 Big Bird continues skating and singing the "Alone Song," while Ruthie announces the sponsors.

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