Sesame Street
Tarah trains for wheelchair sports
Air date January 19, 1994
Season Season 25 (1993-1994)
Written by Emily Perl Kingsley
Production November 10 & 15, 1993
Sponsors J, S, 6
Syndication 123 Sesame Street

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Picture Segment Description
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COLD OPEN Angela announces that on today's show, they'll be asking questions. Zoe asks about the sponsors for today, as well as who just rang the doorbell.
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SCENE 1 Behind the door is Tarah, whom is asked about her wheelchair by the rest of the kids. Angela explains Tarah will be talking about a special race she was in...after snack time, of course.
2096m.jpg Song "Me and My Chair"
(First: Episode 1706)
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Cartoon Planet J / j
(First: Episode 2833)
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Muppets A lady brings her J to Al's Alphabet Garage because it won't jump. Al asks if it can jog, jiggle, play jazz and determines that it needs a jump start. After he gets it working, the J smashes through the wall.
(First: Episode 2997)
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Cartoon J family jamboree
(First: Episode 0365)
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Film A boy draws a picture of his friend, Kerry.
(First: Episode 2776)
cut from the Noggin version
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Animation Luxo Jr.: Up and Down
(First: Episode 3130)
cut from the Noggin version
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Song "Every Bit of Litter Hurts"
(First: Episode 2721)
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SCENE 2 Tarah gives a demonstration of the types of arm exercises she does. Afterward, Tarah requests another snack break.
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Cartoon An ostrich, a girl, and a pig do some exercises, and move the couch away.
(First: Episode 2988)
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Muppets Super Grover: A fat blue girl loses her wind-blown hat in a tree, but she can't cross the street to get it. Super Grover comes to the rescue, and tries to call the cap back. The girl realizes that she needs a grown-up to cross the street, and with her Aunt Edna she gets her hat back.
(First: Episode 3133)
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Animation A girl reads a book, a magazine, a newspaper, and a letter.
(First: Episode 3142)
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Film / Muppets Alphaquest: S
A swimsuit, Grover as a silly surfer, a seagull, the sunset and a submarine.
(First: Episode 2729)
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Cartoon S for sing
(First: Episode 0824)
cut from the Noggin version
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Muppets Kingston Livingston III sings "Just Happy to Be Me."
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Cartoon Lillian is proud because she climbed a mountain all by herself.
Artist: Craig Bartlett
(First: Episode 2749)
cut from the Noggin version
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SCENE 3 Tarah explains how she trained for her race. In a flashback, Gordon and Maria set up a practice track for her in the arbor, while Big Bird watches. Afterward, Angela assumes Tarah wants another snack, but she instead is thirsty.
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Cartoon A lizard sings about how she likes to be "Above it All", as well as below.
Artist: Sally Cruikshank
(First: Episode 2559)
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Film Six children dance in a colorblock grid.
(First: Episode 3122)
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Muppets Bert says his favorite number is Six.
(First: Episode 1289)
Pinball 06.jpg Song "Pinball Number Count" #6
(First: Episode 0983)
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Film A zydeco band plays "Bayou Pon Pon" while people dance and the townspeople of New Orleans wave at the camera.
(First: Episode 2502)
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SCENE 4 Tarah now won't talk about her race, she'll show them how it went with a videotape! Tarah then shows off the trophy she won and asks for more snacks.
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Cartoon A race announcer doubles as the man who holds up the START and STOP sign.
(First: Episode 0623)
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Song "Say Cheese"
(First: Episode 3146)
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Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment — Andrew attempts to count for Grover.
(First: Episode 3135)
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Cartoon Household appliances count 1-10 and 10-0.
(First: Episode 2840)
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Muppets / Celebrity Maya Angelou sings "My Name" with Lexine, Carlo and Elmo.
(First: Episode 3139)
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Cartoon A female head is drawn as its voice-over lists its parts, ending with earrings that "do nothing" ... and promptly wiggle around.
Artist: James Rizzi
(First: Episode 0821)
cut from the Noggin version
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Muppets Kermit shows what's inside of Herry Monster using the X-ray machine.
(First: Episode 1974)
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Song "Exploring in Your Closet"
(First: Episode 3132)
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Muppets The Adventures of Prairie Dawn
Prairie Dawn has a so-called "adventure" by trying a kumquat (which she's never tried before).
(First: Episode 2984)
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Cartoon A map of Puerto Rico forms into the shape of animals and other things that are found there.
(First: Episode 3030)
cut from the Noggin version
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SCENE 5 Tarah rolls into Hooper's Store and begins telling Mr. Handford about her day. Angela announces the sponsors.


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