Sesame Street
Elmo rollerskates
Air date April 13, 1995
Season Season 26 (1994-1995)
Written by Ian Ellis James
Sponsors H, I, 0
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SCENE 1 Elmo and Ruthie watch as Celina and the kids rollerblade around the block. Elmo wishes he could join, but he doesn't have a pair of rollerblades. Ruthie tells him if he counts backwards from 10 to 0, she'll give him a surprise. Celina and the others assist him in counting and when he reaches 0, Ruthie presents him with his own rollerblading gear!
Cartoon Geronimo 10-0: The parachute becomes a large mattress.
(First: Episode 2245)
Film A girl learns how to rollerblade.
(First: Episode 3270)
Cast "Between You and Me" (Gina and Savion)
(First: Episode 3133)
Cartoon A man illustrates 'between' in various situations throughout his work day.
(First: Episode 0779)
Muppets A trio of bugs sing "Night Bug Boogie."
(First: Episode 2957)
Cartoon A man thinks of H words while sitting on a horse.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 1815)
Film Alphaquest: H
Heading over the hills in a helicopter to a hippo's house.
(First: Episode 2741)
Animation Several cards form an H.
(First: Episode 3139)

SCENE 2 Elmo wants to rollerblade now, but first, everyone makes sure he's fully protected in case he falls down. They then bring him down to the sidewalk to start skating, but he can't seem to stand up in his skates.
Song "Elbows and Knees"
(First: Episode 2641)
Animation I / i candles
(First: Episode 3107)
Animation Ornate I's swing through the air to a song.
(First: Episode 2921)
Cartoon Pencil box I/i
(First: Episode 2890)
Muppets Big Bird's Video Postcards
Big Bird visits Guadalupe, Arizona, and conducts a child mariachi band, who sing "Viva Mexico."
(First: Episode 3012)
Animation A girl unfolds a map and uses it to describe her trip to Mexico, stopping in Texas along the way.
(First: Episode 2689)
Celebrity Samuel Ramey sings a low-octave version of the alphabet song.
Animation Portraits of kids display the alphabet.
Artist: Lisa Crafts
(First: Episode 3203)
Cartoon A determined little boy makes several attempts to fly, and eventually gets his dad to take him on an airplane.
(First: Episode 1871)
SCENE 3 Celina and Ruthie assure Elmo that he'll be able to skate without falling if he just practices.
Film "Simple Pleasures" by Bobby McFerrin is played over footage of a girl trying to play frisbee with a dog on the beach.
(First: Episode 2876)
Cartoon A boy counts down to 0 as he eats his soup.
(First: Episode 2283)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie keeps catching fish, and Bert doesn't, so Ernie tries moving to a different place on the boat, then not using bait, then just quitting. When Bert finally catches something, it is only a note that reads: "What happened to your friend?"
(First: Episode 3199)
Song "Zero Song": A female voiceover sings about the food that keeps being taken away to make 0.
Arist: Jane Aaron
(First: Episode 3003)
Muppets After the previous segment, the offended "Ms. A. M. Goat" gives a disclaimer that not all goats eat sneakers -- she eats corn and grass, but not sneakers. Another goat enters to eat the sneakers on her desk, further irritating her.
(First: Episode 3354)
Cartoon With the help of his assistant, Dr. Geo shows the viewer what a mountain is.
Artist: Fred Garbers
(First: Episode 2772)
Song "Ja, Ja, That is the Mountain"
Artist: Jane Aaron
(First: Episode 2780)
SCENE 4 Elmo attempts to skate all the way from Finders Keepers to the wall outside Big Bird's nest. As he skates down the sidewalk, he falls down 10 times (a count kept by his friends watching in horror from the opposite end of the street). Elmo concludes he may need some more practice.
Cartoon Three mayonnaise jars follow three different paths after they leave the factory.
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 2762)
Muppets Harvey Kneeslapper asks a man, "Do you want me to keep an eye on your hat?" The man says yes. Harvey then puts a letter I on top of the man's hat, crushing it in the process.
(First: Episode 0288)
Animation I / i Gregorian Chant
(First: Episode 3342)
Song Sesame Street Creature Feature: The Iguana
(First: Episode 2938)
Cartoon Leaves form a SH.
(First: Episode 3127)
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster looks at its own SHADOW.
(First: Episode 2578)
Cartoon A cat desperately tries to open a can of cat food by himself while his mistress is on the phone.
Artist: Dan Haskett
(First: Episode 2151)
Muppets Telly and Rosita demonstrate next to.
Film At the harbor, kids learn about dolphins, and how to communicate with them using signals.
(First: Episode 3010)
Cartoon Beginning / middle / end: a beatnik follows a trombonist's note through a long horn.
Artist: Frank Gresham
(First: Episode 3266)

Cast / Celebrity Arrested Development performs "Pride" as everyone on Sesame Street joins them.
(First: Episode 3319)
Animation Lillian is proud because she climbed a mountain all by herself.
Artist: Craig Bartlett
(First: Episode 2749)
Film Slide puzzle - boy
(First: Episode 0428)
Cartoon The Four Squares sing "It's Hip To Be a Square."
Artists: Vincent Cafarelli & Candy Kugel
(First: Episode 2615)
Film James talks about how great it is to be Indian-American, because he gets to learn about things from two different places.
(First: Episode 3191)
Cartoon A map of India morphs into the shape of animals that are found there.
(First: Episode 2668)
Muppets Grover is a personal trainer of his workout video called, "Grover's Monster Workout Video." He exercises with Bobby and Sissy, but he gets tired from swinging his arms, running, and jumping up and down that he faints.
(First: Episode 3227)
Cartoon A female head is drawn as its voice-over lists its parts, ending with earrings that "do nothing" ...
(First: Episode 0821)
Film Wegman dogs make the word GO.
(First: Episode 3347)
SCENE 5 Now having practiced, Elmo tries skating down the street once more. As Kingston Livingston III announces the sponsors, Elmo successfully makes it down the sidewalk without falling.

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