Sesame Street
Cooperating at day care
Air date May 5, 1998
Season Season 29 (1997-1998)
Written by Cathi Rosenberg-Turow
Sponsors R, 1


Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 At Gina's day care center, she says today is going to be a great day. Her group consists of some kids, plus Herry Monster, Zoe and Rosita. They all sing "What's the Name of That Song?"
Cartoon Musicians in a painting learn to cooperate to play music.
(First: Episode 3460)
Muppets Big Bird and Baby Bear visit the Museum of Modern Art, and look at a sculpture by Pablo Picasso.
(First: Episode 3655)
Cartoon A car drives by the water.
(First: Episode 3378)
Muppets Bert portrays Prince Charming, who wakes up Sleeping Beauty, but then puts her to sleep again when he starts talking to her about his paper clips.
Song "Count Me In"
(First: Episode 3738)
Animation Two kids sitting on the grass look the same until they get colored with different skin, but they have the same reaction when a dog comes around.
(First: Episode 3745)
Muppets / Celebrity Elmo shows Doug E. Doug the book he just wrote.
Cartoon "Animal Books"
Artist: Steve Segal
(First: Episode 3396)
Film Stefan goes to the doctor and gets a checkup.
(First: Episode 3527)
Muppets Farley takes his pet "To the Vet" as he sings about it.
(First: Episode 3561)
Film "We have a nice school"... with ducks.
(First: Episode 3144)
Cartoon Kids count one duck in the pond
(First: Episode 3095)
Song "We're Talking 'Bout the Number One"
(First: Episode 3154)
Cartoon A girl's mom gives her a 1 from the shelf. "My 1 and only!"
Artist: Fred Garbers
(First: Episode 3469)
SCENE 2 The Two-Headed Monster has joined the day care group by now. Rosita and Zoe call Gina over because they have a problem: they want to play "The Prince and The Plumber," but they argue over who gets to play which role. The Two-Headed Monster interjects, telling them they can both be the plumber, and he will be the prince. Gina gives them toolboxes, and dresses 2-head in a cape, but the two heads fight over the crown. Gina has an idea ...
Cartoon "Angry Annie": A small girl vents her rage at the world, frustrated by the problems of everyday life, until her younger brother offers her part of his orange. (new music added)
Artist: John Korty
(First: Episode 2087)
Song "Sharing Swing with Kids Song"
(First: Episode 0926)
Animation Teeny Little Super Guy: Two boys are fighting over a swing. so Teeny Little SuperGuy shows them how to share.
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(First: Episode 1967)
Muppets Kermit at Home: Grover comes to Kermit's house to fix his sink. Kermit fills him in on a demonstration of "big, bigger and biggest" when it comes to wrenches. Even so, the sink repair goes awry, and the house floods.
(First: Episode 0821)
Film Jaws spoof with the letter R.
(First: Episode 3351)
Song "Letter R Menu"
(First: Episode 3526)
Animation R for robot, rabbit, run, read, rock, rocket.
(First: Episode 3088)
SCENE 3 Gina comes back with a spare crown, so that both heads of the 2-headed prince can wear one. Suddenly, Zoe and Rosita want crowns of their own, so Gina suggests that everyone make their own crown at the art table.
Film Wegman’s dogs: Old King Cole
(First: Episode 3448)
Muppets Cookie Monster sings "What is Friend?"
(First: Episode 2840)
Film The letter R is made out of rocks, painted, and found on the road.
(First: Episode 3742)
Animation R / r (space paint)
(First: Episode 3227)
Film Alphaquest: R
Running down a road past a rabbit, a radio, some rocks and a rainbow
(First: Episode 2726)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover and Patrick observe that the moon doesn't talk.
(First: Episode 3697)
Cartoon Flash Gizmo, Space Cadet
Over, under, around and through
(First: Episode 3698)
Cast Ruthie laughs uncontrollably after watching the previous segment. She tells the viewers while laughing, "Well didn't you think that was funny? Check out the next one!" And continues laughing.
(First: Episode 3648)
Song "Take Care of That Smile"
(First: Episode 2745)
Cartoon A troll draws different faces on herself in front of a mirror. (new music added)
(First: Episode 0800)
Film Kids sing the alphabet on an island.
(First: Episode 3154)
Muppets Telly sleeps over at Elmo's house, but finds he can't get to sleep. Elmo tells him a bedtime story, about a sleepless monster who gets to sleep by saying "good night" to every part of his body, but it only makes Telly laugh. Elmo then suggests counting sheep, and summons the sheep he keeps in his closet, who jump over the bed and sing a lullaby!
Cartoon A girl brings her pet iguana to school for show and tell.
(First: Episode 3757)

SCENE 4 Everyone has their own crown by now, and is happy. Gina is about to announce the sponsors, but lets everyone do it together. Rosita reports the status of Slimey's spaceship, and everyone gives themselves a big hand.
COMING SOON Coming soon on Sesame Street: Telly freaks out after hearing there are bears and a monster in the woods, until Baby Bear tells him he was referring to himself, Papa Bear and Telly.

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