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Have you ever seen ten taxis together?
Letter T

Train, tiger, taxi. All of these words begin with T. Learn about the upper and lower case letter forms then decide which letter does not belong. You might even hear some turtle tunes!

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Have you ever seen ten taxis together?
Letter T

Train, tiger, taxi. All of these words begin with T. Learn about the upper and lower case letter forms then decide which letter does not belong. You might even hear some turtle tunes!

Is there a UFO behind those U's?
Letter U

Look for the letter and the short-u sound in the middle of words. Solve a puzzle to have some fun in the sun!

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Is there a UFO behind those U's?
Letter U

Look for the letter and the short-u sound in the middle of words. Solve a puzzle to have some fun in the sun!

Have you every vacuumed over a "V"?
Letter V

Go for a ride on the Starfall van to learn about the letter V in words like violin, vacuum, and volcano.

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Have you every vacuumed over a "V"?
Letter V

Go for a ride on the Starfall van to learn about the letter V in words like violin, vacuum, and volcano.

Walk or Don't Walk, that's the question!
Letter W

Wig, wolf, and web. All these words begin with the letter W.

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Walk or Don't Walk, that's the question!
Letter W

Wig, wolf, and web. All these words begin with the letter W.

The ox is x-tra strong!
Letter X

The letter X is often found at the end of words. Look for it in box, fox, and the number six!

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The ox is x-tra strong!
Letter X

The letter X is often found at the end of words. Look for it in box, fox, and the number six!

Yikes, that's a yawn!
Letter Y

Yo-yo, yawn, and yodelay-he-hoo! All these words begin with the letter Y.

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Yikes, that's a yawn!
Letter Y

Yo-yo, yawn, and yodelay-he-hoo! All these words begin with the letter Y.

Zip, zip, zip!
Letter Z

Have you ever seen a zebra at the zoo? Well you will see both these things in the Letter Z. Sing along with the Zig Zag Song!

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Zip, zip, zip!
Letter Z

Have you ever seen a zebra at the zoo? Well you will see both these things in the Letter Z. Sing along with the Zig Zag Song!

Practice sign language with Starfall!
ABC Sign Language

Practice the ABCs by learning to sign the letters of the alphabet.

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Practice sign language with Starfall!
ABC Sign Language

Practice the ABCs by learning to sign the letters of the alphabet.

What does the short "A" sound say? Sing it!
Short-a Song

Listen to the short-a sound, /a/ /a/ /a/ /a/ /a/. The /a/ in CAT, the /a/ in RAT make the short-a sound. /a/ /a/ /a/ /a/ /a/.

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What does the short "A" sound say? Sing it!
Short-a Song

Listen to the short-a sound, /a/ /a/ /a/ /a/ /a/.
The /a/ in CAT, the /a/ in RAT make the short-a sound.
/a/ /a/ /a/ /a/ /a/.

Ed the elephant likes red eggs!
Short-e Song

Ed the elephant likes red eggs /e/, /e/, /e/, /e/ Ed the elephant likes red eggs /e/, /e/, /e/, /e/ Ed the elephant likes red eggs, He rolls them with his heavy legs. The short-e makes its very own sound /e/, /e/, /e/, /e/

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Ed the elephant likes red eggs!
Short-e Song

Ed the elephant likes red eggs /e/, /e/, /e/, /e/
Ed the elephant likes red eggs /e/, /e/, /e/, /e/
Ed the elephant likes red eggs,
He rolls them with his heavy legs.
The short-e makes its very own sound
/e/, /e/, /e/, /e/

Can you hear short "i" in it?
Short-i Song

The big hit went into the mitt. Can you hear short-i in it? The big hit went into the mitt. Can you hear short-i in it?

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Can you hear short "i" in it?
Short-i Song

The big hit went into the mitt.
Can you hear short-i in it?
The big hit went into the mitt.
Can you hear short-i in it?

Fox, fox on a box, and that's the "o" in fox!
Short-o Song

I know a fox who had a box and loved the sound of /o/, /o/ Fox, fox on a box Fox, fox on a box Fox, fox on a box and that's the /o/ in fox! /o/!

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Fox, fox on a box, and that's the "o" in fox!
Short-o Song

I know a fox who had a box
and loved the sound of /o/, /o/
Fox, fox on a box
Fox, fox on a box
Fox, fox on a box
and that's the /o/ in fox! /o/!

Wouldn't it be cool to take a ride on the Starfall bus!
Short-u Song

The U in BUS goes /u/, /u/, /u/ /u/, /u/, /u/ /u/, /u/, /u/ Look at us up in the bus Starfall BUS!

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Wouldn't it be cool to take a ride on the Starfall bus!
Short-u Song

The U in BUS goes /u/, /u/, /u/
/u/, /u/, /u/
/u/, /u/, /u/
Look at us up in the bus
Starfall BUS!

Wow, that's a silly man singing the ABCs!
/A/ Alligator

A /a/ alligator, B /b/ ball, C /c/ computer, D /d/ doll, E /e/ elephant, F /f/ fingers, G /g/ gumballs, H /h/ helicopter I /i/ itchy, J /j/ jump, K /k/ keys, L /l/ lollipop, M /m/ monkey, N /n/ no, O /o/ octopus, P /p/ pizza, Q /kw/ queen, R /r/ rain, S /s/ snake, T /t/ tiger, U /u/ up, V /v/ vacuum, W /w/ window, X /ks/ ox, Y /y/ yawn, Z /z/ zipper, Now I know my ABCs!

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Wow, that's a silly man singing the ABCs!
/A/ Alligator

A /a/ alligator, B /b/ ball, C /c/ computer, D /d/ doll,
E /e/ elephant, F /f/ fingers, G /g/ gumballs, H /h/ helicopter
I /i/ itchy, J /j/ jump, K /k/ keys, L /l/ lollipop,
M /m/ monkey, N /n/ no, O /o/ octopus, P /p/ pizza,
Q /kw/ queen, R /r/ rain, S /s/ snake, T /t/ tiger,
U /u/ up, V /v/ vacuum, W /w/ window, X /ks/ ox,
Y /y/ yawn, Z /z/ zipper, Now I know my ABCs!

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You'll want to play it again and sing along with the Otter family!
Traditional ABC Song

Traditional ABC songs, now with otters!

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You'll want to play it again and sing along with the Otter family!
Traditional ABC Song

Traditional ABC songs, now with otters!

Join me on Starfall's Learn to Read activities!
Learn to Read with Zac the Rat

Starfall's Learn to Read section focuses on short vowels, long vowels, and r-controlled vowels. Each numbered row features a vowel sound. Students listen to, manipulate, read, and master each vowel by interacting with the associated book and games.

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Join me on Starfall's Learn to Read activities!
Learn to Read with Zac the Rat

Starfall's Learn to Read section focuses on short vowels, long vowels, and r-controlled vowels. Each numbered row features a vowel sound. Students listen to, manipulate, read, and master each vowel by interacting with the associated book and games.

Yes, you cAN! Make words with -an!
Make-a-Word with -an

Drag letters to make words with the rime -an.

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Yes, you cAN! Make words with -an!
Make-a-Word with -an

Drag letters to make words with the rime -an.

Don't be a lazy cAT! Make words with -at!
Make-a-Word with -at

Drag letters to make words with the rime -at.

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Don't be a lazy cAT! Make words with -at!
Make-a-Word with -at

Drag letters to make words with the rime -at.

Grab a pEN! Make words with -en!
Make-a-Word with -en

Drag letters to make words with the rime -en.

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Grab a pEN! Make words with -en!
Make-a-Word with -en

Drag letters to make words with the rime -en.

Hold on to your pET! Let's make words with -et!
Make-a-Word with -et

Drag letters to make words with the rime -et.

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Hold on to your pET! Let's make words with -et!
Make-a-Word with -et

Drag letters to make words with the rime -et.