Practice English Speaking&Listening with: Elmo's Good Luck Charm

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GROVER: COME ON! CHICKENS: BAWK! BAWK!

GROVER: HA HA HA! OH, HELLO THERE.

I AM JUST PLAYING A GAME OF FOOTBALL WITH SOME CHICKENS.

DO YOU LIKE SPORTS?

WELL, TODAY WE'RE GOING TO SEE ALL SORTS OF SPORTS

ON "SESAME STREET."

CHICKEN: BAWK! GROVER: OH, I GOT IT!

CHICKENS: BAWK! GROVER: AHH!

OHH! CHICKENS: BAWK! BAWK! BAWK!

GROVER: BOY, THOSE CHICKENS SURE CAN TACKLE.

CHICKEN: BAWK! GROVER: UH-OH. NOT AGAIN.

LET US TO SEE SOME MORE SPORTS ON "SESAME STREET."

CHICKENS: BAWK! BAWK!

KIDS: OOH, OOH, OOH

OOH, OOH, OOH

YEAH

YEAH

SUNNY DAY SWEEPING THE CLOUDS AWAY

ON MY WAY TO WHERE THE AIR IS SWEET

WHERE THE AIR IS SWEET

CAN YOU TELL ME HOW TO GET

HOW TO GET TO SESAME STREET?

LA LA LA LA LA LA LA LA LA

HOW TO GET TO SESAME STREET?

GROVER: WHOOOA!

KIDS: LA LA LA LA LA LA LA LA LA LA

SESAME STREET!

ELMO: HA HA HA! ROSITA: HA HA HA!

ABBY: YEAH.

ROSITA: YEAH, YOU CAN DO IT. COME ON.

ALAN: OH, HEY, THERE. WELCOME TO "SESAME STREET."

LOOKS LIKE THE GANG IS PRACTICING

FOR THEIR BIG T-BALL GAME THIS AFTERNOON.

ELMO'S PRACTICING HITTING THE BALL.

ELMO: HA HA HA! OK, TAKE A DEEP BREATH.

[INHALES, EXHALES]

HANDS IN THE RIGHT PLACE.

YEP, THEY'RE IN THE RIGHT PLACE.

EYE ON THE BALL.

AND...

ROSITA: [GASPS] ABBY: [GASPS]

ROSITA: AY, MAMA.

ALAN: WOW, THAT WAS A GREAT HIT, ELMO.

ELMO: AH, THANK YOU, ALAN.

ABBY: YEAH, ELMO'S SO GOOD AT HITTING THE BALL.

ELMO: WELL... ROSITA: IT'S TRUE, ELMO.

AND YOU JUST KEEPING GETTING BETTER AND BETTER.

ELMO: OH, THANK YOU, ROSITA.

IT'S ALL BECAUSE OF THIS.

TA-DA!

ALAN: A BASEBALL CARD?

ELMO: OH, NO, NO, NO, ALAN.

NOT JUST ANY BASEBALL CARD.

THIS IS A MINT CONDITION JOE DiMONSTRIO

LUCKY BASEBALL CARD. HA HA HA!

ALAN: WELL, YOU KNOW, I HAVE SEEN A LOT OF BASEBALL CARDS

LIKE THAT.

WHAT MAKES IT SO LUCKY?

ELMO: WELL, EVER SINCE ELMO STARTED CARRYING IT AROUND,

ELMO'S BEEN REALLY GOOD AT T-BALL.

ABBY: YEP. ALAN: HMM.

ABBY: ELMO CAN DO ALL SORTS OF THINGS

BETTER THAN BEFORE. ROSITA: YEAH.

ELMO: YEAH. ALAN: REALLY? WELL, LIKE WHAT?

ROSITA: SHOW HIM HOW GREAT YOU CAN CATCH, ELMO.

ELMO: WELL, IF ROSITA INSISTS. HEE HEE HEE.

DON'T WANT TO LOSE THAT. HA HA!

HA HA HA!

OK, LET'S DO THIS, ROSITA.

ROSITA: OK. EYE ON THE BALL.

THANK YOU. HEADS UP, ELMO.

ELMO: OK!

YEAH, BABY! ALAN: WHOA, NICE CATCH!

ELMO: YES! YES! ABBY: NOW CHECK OUT HIS THROW.

ELMO: OK, ABBY, HERE WE GO.

LET'S BACK UP. HEE HEE. AND THROW!

ABBY: AH, AH. OH! HA HA HA.

BUT STILL, IT WAS A NICE THROW. ROSITA: YEAH.

AND YOU KNOW WHAT, HE CAN HIT THE BALL

BETTER THAN EVER BEFORE.

ABBY: YEP. AND RUN THE BASES FASTER THAN EVER.

ROSITA: MM-HMM. ELMO: THANK YOU,

BUT, YOU KNOW, REALLY IT'S ALL BECAU-AU-SE

OF ELMO'S LUCKY BASEBALL CARD.

ALAN: WELL, SURE,

BUT, YOU KNOW, YOU HAVE BEEN PRACTICING A LOT LATELY.

ELMO: UH-HUH. YEAH. ALAN: YEAH.

AND THE MORE YOU PRACTICE SOMETHING

AND DO IT OVER AND OVER,

THE BETTER YOU GET.

ELMO: YES.

ALAN: SO DO YOU THINK THAT PRACTICE

IS WHY YOU'VE BEEN PLAYING SO WELL NOW?

ELMO: NOPE, IT'S THE LUCKY CARD.

ALAN: HEH. OK.

SO WHO ARE YOU GUYS PLAYING TODAY?

ELMO: THE T-REXES.

ROSITA: THINK I'M GONNA...

ABBY: WITH A NAME LIKE T-REXES--

WHA--I BET THEY'RE AS BIG AS DINOSAURS.

ALAN: YOU GUYS, YOU GUYS, DON'T WORRY ABOUT ANY OF THAT.

THE IMPORTANT THING IS TO HAVE FUN.

THAT'S WHY IT'S CALLED PLAYING SPORTS.

ABBY: WE'LL TRY AND HAVE FUN,

NO MATTER HOW BIG-- ROSITA: OH!

ABBY: AND TOUGH THOSE T-REXES ARE!

GIRL: HI. ELMO: WHAT?

GIRL: DID SOMEBODY SAY OUR TEAM NAME?

ELMO: AH! YOU'RE THE T-REXES?

GIRL: YEP. ARE YOU THE TEAM WE'RE PLAYING?

ROSITA: SI, YES, AMIGOS.

UH, WE ARE THE SLIMY SLUGGERS.

GIRL: HI.

ABBY: THEY DON'T LOOK LIKE DINOSAURS TO ME.

ELMO: MM-MMM.

SQUIRREL: GAH. I'M HERE. WHOA.

ROSITA: OH! OH! OH! SQUIRREL: SORRY I'M LATE.

I WAS WORKING ON MY NEST AND I LOST TRACK OF TIME.

ROSITA: OH. ARE YOU ONE OF THE T-REX?

SQUIRREL: OH. OH! HA HA HA! NO, NO, NO.

I'M YOUR SCOREKEEPER.

SEE, IT'S MY JOB TO KEEP TRACK OF...

ROSITA: OH, OH, OH! LET ME HELP YOU.

SQUIRREL: HOW MANY POINTS EACH TEAM GETS.

AND I'LL PUT THEM ON MY BOARD OVER HERE.

ROSITA: OH, THAT'S GREAT. SQUIRREL: WHOA!

GIRL: WELL, WE'RE READY TO PLAY WHENEVER YOU ARE.

ELMO: ELMO'S GOT EVERYTHING HE NEEDS RIGHT HERE.

WE'RE READY. GIRL: OK, THEN.

LET'S PLAY BALL!

ELMO: COME ON, LET'S GO. ALAN: ALL RIGHT, YOU GUYS.

HAVE A GREAT TIME. BATTER UP!

[ALL CHEERING]

ABBY: OH, YEAH.

ELMO: HERE WE GO. HERE WE GO.

SQUIRREL: OK. LOOK--

OOH, WHAT'S THIS?

LOOK WHAT I FOUND.

THIS WILL MAKE A GREAT POSTER FOR MY NEST.

ELMO: YEAH, BABY!

ABBY: GO, GO, GO, GO, GO! ROSITA: GO! YES!

ABBY: HA HA HA! ROSITA: YES!

BOY: YES! GIRL: WHOO!

ROSITA: DO IT! DO IT!

ABBY: YES!

ELMO: YEAH, BUDDY. ABBY: BOO-YAH.

[T-REXES CHEERING]

ELMO: YEAH! YEAH!

ALAN: GOOD ONE, ROSITA. NICE JOB.

SQUIRREL: AFTER 4 INNINGS,

THE SCORE IS TIED 3-3.

WHAT AN EXCITING GAME.

ABBY: OK, EVERYBODY, SCORE IS TIED.

WE JUST NEED ONE MORE RUN TO WIN.

ROSITA: YEAH, AND IT'S ALL UP TO YOU KNOW, ELMO.

ABBY: YEAH. THIS SHOULD BE EASY.

YOU'VE BEEN PLAYING GREAT THE WHOLE GAME.

ELMO: YEAH. IT'S ALL BECAU-AU-SE OF ELMO'S

LUCKY BASE...BALL CARD.

WAIT A MINUTE.

ELMO'S LUCKY BASEBALL CARD

WASN'T IN HIS POCKET.

ABBY: WELL, IT MUST HAVE FALLEN OUT.

ROSITA: LET US LOOK FOR IT. MAYBE--MAYBE--

ELMO: YEAH, PLEASE, PLEASE HELP ELMO.

ABBY: WELL, IT'S NOT UNDER THE BENCH.

ALAN: IT'S NOT ON THE GROUND.

ELMO: OH, NO. OH, NO, OH, NO, OH, NO.

ROSITA: YOU KNOW, I DON'T SEE IT ANYWHERE.

SORRY, ELMO. I...

ALAN: I'M SURE WE'LL FIND IT EVENTUALLY.

ELMO: YEAH, BUT ELMO NEEDS HIS LUCKY BASEBALL CARD NOW.

OOH, THE TEAM NEEDS ELMO TO WIN THE GAME.

GIRL: HEY, ARE WE GONNA PLAY OR WHAT?

ALAN: ELMO, I HAVE A FEELING

YOU CAN DO THIS WITHOUT THE CARD.

JUST GIVE IT A TRY.

ELMO: WELL...

OK.

ELMO WILL...ELMO WILL TRY.

ABBY: YEAH, YOU'VE GOT THIS. ROSITA: HERE YOU GO.

ELMO: THANK YOU. ROSITA: WE BELIEVE IN YOU.

ELMO: THANK YOU, ROSITA.

ABBY: OHH.

ELMO: OH. OK.

[EXHALES]

[GULP]

AHH!

GIRL: STRIKE 1.

ELMO: SEE, ELMO KNEW IT.

ALAN: IT'S ALL RIGHT, ELMO. ROSITA: COME ON, ELMO.

ALAN: YOU GOT THIS. ROSITA: COME ON.

ALAN: YOU'VE GOT IT. ABBY: TRY AGAIN.

GIRL: STRIKE 2! ELMO: YEAH.

ALAN: OK, TIMEOUT. TIMEOUT.

COME ON, ELMO. COME HERE.

ELMO: HUH? ALAN: COME HERE.

ELMO: WELL. ALAN: COME ON.

ELMO: IT'S NO USE, ALAN.

ELMO CAN'T PLAY WITHOUT HIS LUCKY BASEBALL CARD.

ALAN: OH, OF COURSE YOU CAN, ELMO.

YOU'VE BEEN PLAYING WITHOUT IT THIS WHOLE GAME.

YOU JUST DIDN'T REALIZE IT WAS GONE.

ROSITA: THAT'S TRUE.

AND YOU'VE BEEN DOING GREAT.

ABBY: MM-HMM. YOU SCORED MORE THAN ANYONE.

ALAN: MM-HMM.

AND THAT HAPPENED BECAUSE YOU PRACTICED SO MUCH.

ELMO: OK, TAKE A DEEP BREATH.

[INHALES, EXHALES]

HANDS IN THE RIGHT PLACE,

EYE ON THE BALL,

AND SWING!

YAY! ELMO DID IT!

AND THE CROWD GOES WILD.

AHH!

ALAN: AND YOU GOT REALLY GOOD AT T-BALL.

ELMO: SO...SO ALAN'S SAYING THAT ELMO

DID IT ALL BY HIMSELF

AND IT WASN'T THE BASEBALL CARD.

ALAN: NOPE, IT WAS ALL YOU, ELMO.

ELMO: SO...SO MAYBE ELMO CAN PLAY.

ALAN: HEY, I KNOW YOU CAN.

ROSITA: WE KNOW YOU CAN DO IT, ELMO.

ABBY: YOU GOT THIS. ROSITA: MM-HMM.

ELMO: HA HA HA! OH!

OK, ELMO WILL TRY.

HA HA HA! ALAN: OK. TIME IN!

ABBY: WE BELIEVE IN YOU! ROSITA: YOU CAN DO THIS.

ELMO: AHEM.

OK. [INHALES]

ELMO CAN DO THIS.

TAKE A--TAKE A DEEP BREATH.

[INHALES, EXHALES]

HANDS IN PLACE.

EYE ON THE BALL.

AND SWING!

ABBY: YEAH! ROSITA: ELMO, YOU DID IT!

ELMO: YEAH! HA HA HA!

SQUIRREL: FINAL SCORE-- 4-3.

THE SLIMY SLUGGERS WIN THE GAME. SLIMY: YAY!

ALAN: ELMO, THAT WAS AMAZING!

ABBY: THAT WAS AMAZING.

WOW! ALAN: GOOD JOB.

ABBY: YOU--YOU DID IT WITH A HOME RUN.

ROSITA: YOU WON THE GAME.

ELMO: HA HA HA!

GIRL: WOW, GREAT GAME.

THAT WAS AMAZING.

HOW'D YOU LEARN TO PLAY LIKE THAT?

ELMO: IT'S ALL BECAUSE...

ELMO PRACTICED.

YEAH. OH, AND EACH TIME,

ELMO TAUGHT HIMSELF TO TAKE A DEEP BREATH LIKE THIS...

[INHALES, EXHALES]

PUT HIS HANDS IN PLACE,

KEEP HIS EYE ON THE BALL,

AND SWING!

GIRL: WOW. GREAT IDEA.

I'M GONNA TRY THAT, TOO.

ALAN: ELMO? ELMO: HUH?

ALAN: I THINK I KNOW WHAT HAPPENED

TO YOUR LUCKY BASEBALL CARD.

ELMO: WHAT? WHERE? WHERE?

ALAN: LOOKS LIKE THAT SQUIRREL IS USING IT

TO DECORATE ITS NEST.

SQUIRREL: [SIGHS] HOME SWEET HOME.

ELMO: HA HA HA!

OH, THAT'S OK.

MR. SQUIRREL CAN HAVE IT.

ELMO DOESN'T NEED A LUCKY BASEBALL CARD.

ALL ELMO NEEDS TO DO IS PRACTICE.

ALAN: THAT'S RIGHT. ABBY: YEAH!

ALAN: GOOD GAME! GOOD GAME, YOU GUYS. GOOD GAME.

ELMO: GOOD GAME!

[ALL CHEERING]

BIG BIRD AND NINA: ALL ACROSS AMERICA

WHOA, OH, WHOA, OH

KIDS: OGDEN, UTAH!

BIG BIRD AND NINA: HERE WE GO

ELMO: HO HO HO! OH, HI.

ELMO AND BIG BIRD ARE GOING TO WATCH A VIDEO

FROM A NEW FRIEND.

BIG BIRD: WATCH WITH US. ELMO: HA HA HA!

HI!

SAWYER: HI, BIG BIRD. HI, ELMO.

I'M SAWYER, AND I LIVE IN OGDEN, UTAH.

IT IS A NICE CITY WITH PRETTY MOUNTAINS NEARBY.

I LIVE WITH MY GRANDPARENTS THAT ARE ADOPTING ME.

AND I LIKE TO PLAY BASKETBALL IN MY FRONT YARD.

I HAVE A SERVICE DOG NAMED DUNDER,

AND HE HELPS ME CALM DOWN WHEN I GET ANXIOUS.

SOMETIMES SOUNDS LIKE WINDS CAN MAKE ME NERVOUS.

THAT'S WHEN DUNDER COMES AND HELPS.

WHAT I WANT TO BE WHEN I GROW UP

IS AN INVENTOR.

AND I REALLY LIKE PHYSICS AND MATH AND CHEMISTRY.

MY FAMILY AND I LOVE TO PAINT.

WE PAINT TOGETHER

AND THEN WE HANG IT UP IN OUR ART ROOM.

BYE, BIG BIRD. BYE, ELMO.

ELMO: OHH. BOY, ELMO LOVES SEEING

ALL OF BIG BIRD'S NEW FRIENDS.

BIG BIRD: YEAH, FROM ALL ACROSS AMERICA.

ELMO: HA HA HA! BIG BIRD: HA HA HA!

ELMO: JUMP UP, GET DOWN

COME DANCE WITH ELMO

WE'RE MOVING OUR BODY TO THE ABCs

DANCE NEARBY

WHOA, OH, OH, OH, OH, OH

DANCE FAR AWAY

NOW CLAP YOUR HANDS

TO THE LETTER OF THE DAY

CLAP, CLAP

WHAT'S THE LETTER, CLAP, CLAP

WHAT'S THE LETTER, CLAP, CLAP, CLAP, CLAP

CHORUS: WHAT'S THE LETTER? WHAT'S THE LETTER?

WHAT'S THE LETTER, WHAT'S THE LETTER, WHAT'S THE LETTER?

ELMO: THE LETTER

OF THE DAY IS..."S"

ALL: CLAP, CLAP, IT'S THE LETTER OF THE DAY

CLAP, CLAP, IT'S THE LETTER OF THE DAY

CHORUS: OOH ALL: CLAP, CLAP

IT'S THE LETTER, IT'S THE LETTER

IT'S THE LETTER OF THE DAY

CHORUS: OOH

ALL: IT'S THE LETTER OF THE DAY

CLAP, CLAP, IT'S THE LETTER OF THE DAY

CLAP, CLAP

AY, AY, AY, AY, AY

ELMO: "S"

YAY!

BIG BIRD: "S" IS FOR SPORTS.

WELCOME TO "SESAME SPORTS STREET."

WELL, I'M STILL WORKING ON THE NAME.

UH, TODAY IS VERY EXCITING

BECAUSE I HAVE A VERY SPECIAL GUEST.

HER NAME IS CHLOE KIM,

AND SHE'S A WINNER OF AN OLYMPIC GOLD MEDAL.

HI, CHLOE KIM.

CHLOE: HI, BIG BIRD.

BIG BIRD: CHLOE KIM,

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE WINTER SPORT?

CHLOE: WELL-- BIG BIRD: MINE IS HOCKEY.

CHLOE: WELL, I GUESS-- BIG BIRD: OR CURLING.

HOCKEY OR CURLING. IT KIND OF GOES BACK AND FORTH.

OH, HERE, LOOK.

THAT'S HOCKEY.

AND THAT'S CURLING.

IT'S REALLY A SPORT.

NO KIDDING.

SO WHAT'S YOUR FAVORITE WINTER SPORT, CHLOE KIM?

CHLOE: BIG BIRD, IT'S ACTUALLY THE SPORT THAT I DO,

WHICH IS SNOWBOARDING.

BIG BIRD: WONDERFUL! SNOWBOARDING! HEH.

WELL, I SUPPOSE YOU MUST USE A BOARD MADE OUT OF SNOW, RIGHT?

CHLOE: ACTUALLY, THE SNOWBOARD ISN'T MADE OUT OF SNOW.

SO IT'S A HARD BOARD LIKE THIS.

YOU COULD SEE IT'S THIN AND LONG.

THE SPORT IS CALLED SNOWBOARDING

BECAUSE THE BOARD GOES OVER THE SNOW.

BIG BIRD: OHH, THE BOARD GOES OVER THE SNOW.

HEH HEH HEH. GOT IT.

CHLOE: WHEN SOMEONE SNOWBOARDS, THEY RIDE ON TOP OF THE BOARD.

BIG BIRD: OH. HEY, UH, WHAT ARE THOSE TWO THINGS THERE?

CHLOE: UM, SEE, YOUR FEET GO IN HERE,

SO IT'D BE LIKE THIS. BIG BIRD: MM-HMM.

CHLOE: THEN YOU CAN SNOWBOARD DOWN A SNOWY HILL LIKE THIS.

BIG BIRD: FASCINATING.

BIG BIRD: OR YOU CAN EVEN SNOWBOARD IN A HALF PIPE,

WHICH IS WHAT I DO.

CHECK IT OUT.

BIG BIRD: OH, WHO'S THAT?

CHLOE: THAT'S ME. I'M WEARING SPECIAL SNOWBOARDING CLOTHES

TO KEEP ME WARM AND DRY,

A HELMET TO PROTECT MY HEAD,

AND GOGGLES TO PROTECT TO MY EYES.

DROPPING INTO THE HALF PIPE HERE,

INTO A BACKSIDE AIR.

THIS IS A CRIPPLER 7, WHICH IS KIND OF LIKE A BACK FLIP SPIN.

AND THIS IS A FRONT SIDE 1080.

BIG BIRD: YOU LANDED THAT.

WOW!

THAT IS AN AMAZING SPORT.

SNOWBOARDING.

AND HERE I THOUGHT THERE WERE 2 WINTER SPORTS,

AND IT TURNS OUT THERE ARE 3. OHH.

CHLOE: THERE'S ACTUALLY A LOT MORE.

BIG BIRD: REALLY? THERE ARE?

OH, WE'RE GONNA HAVE TO HAVE YOU BACK.

THANK YOU, CHLOE KIM, FOR BEING OUR GUEST

ON "SESAME SPORTS STREET."

SPORTS. I'M STILL WORKING ON THE NAME.

CHLOE: HOW ABOUT "'S' IS FOR SPORTS"?

BIG BIRD: I LOVE IT.

HA HA HA!

HEY, UH, COULD YOU PLAY HOCKEY ON A SNOWBOARD

WHILE CURLING?

IS THAT ONE OF THE OTHER SPORTS YOU MENTIONED?

CHLOE: NO. BIG BIRD: NO?

CHLOE: NO. BIG BIRD: NO.

NARRATOR: "SMART COOKIES," STARRING FIGBY,

MISS FORTUNE, CHIPOWSKI,

AND COOKIE MONSTER.

WILL THE SMART COOKIES CATCH THE CRUMB?

FIND OUT ON "SMART COOKIES."

GINGERBREAD MAN: UH! AH!

YEAH.

SMART COOKIES: SMART COOKIES!

GINGERBREAD MAN: SMART COOKIES, WE CAN'T LET THE CRUMB IN HERE.

I'VE GOT TO PRACTICE FOR A BIG RUNNING RACE.

FORTUNE: OH.

GINGERBREAD MAN: NOW IF YOU'LL EXCUSE ME, I'VE GOT TO RUN,

RUN AS FAST AS I CAN.

COOKIE MONSTER: UH, YEAH. NO WORRY, GINGERBREAD MAN.

ME NO LET CRUMB NEAR YOU. OH, WAIT A MINUTE.

WHAT CRUMB LOOK LIKE AGAIN?

FIGBY: OH, YOU'VE GOT TO BE KIDDING ME.

HE LOOKS LIKE THIS.

COOKIE MONSTER: OH, OK. YEAH. SORRY.

YOU KNOW, MAYBE SNACK HELP ME REMEMBER.

FIGBY: AAH! TELL MY MOM I LOVE HER!

CHIPOWSKI: COOKIE MONSTER... COOKIE MONSTER: YEAH?

CHIPOWSKI: FOCUS. COOKIE MONSTER: RIGHT.

CHIPOWSKI: LOOK FOR THE CRUMB. DON'T LET HIM THROUGH THAT GATE.

COOKIE MONSTER: YEAH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH. NO WORRY.

THE CRUMB NEVER GET BY ME. OK.

OH, HI, SIR. CRUMB: HELLO.

COOKIE MONSTER: WAIT A MINUTE. CRUMB: HMM?

COOKIE MONSTER: ME HAVE TO CHECK TO SEE IF YOU THE CRUMB.

CRUMB: ME?

COOKIE MONSTER: SAME HAIR AS CRUMB, SAME NOSE AS CRUMB.

ME THINK YOU THE CRUMB.

CRUMB: WAIT. I HAVE A WHISTLE.

[BLOWS WHISTLE]

COOKIE MONSTER: OK. COME ON IN.

CRUMB: AH, THANK YOU, GOOD SIR.

COOKIE MONSTER: WATCH YOU STEP.

CRUMB: TIME TO FREEZE THE TRACK WITH A LITTLE ICING.

[HUMMING]

HA HA HA! OOH!

GINGERBREAD MAN: [PANTING]

OOH...OH! CAN'T STOP.

SOMEBODY HELP ME. WHOA!

CHIPOWSKI AND FIGBY: [GASP]

CHIPOWSKI: THE TRACK IS COVERED IN ICE.

GINGERBREAD MAN: SOMEBODY CATCH ME BEFORE I CRASH.

I DON'T WANT TO GET A BOO-BOO.

COOKIE MONSTER: OH, NO! ME--ME CATCH YOU. WHOA!

WHOA, OH, OH, OH! WHOA, OH, OH, OH, OH, OH, OH!

FORTUNE: OH. COOKIE MONSTER: OH, OW.

OH, NOW ME GOT BOO-BOO.

HOW ME GOING TO GET TO HIM ON ICE WITHOUT FALLING?

FORTUNE: WELL, I'M GETTING A CLUE.

[DING]

"TO GET TO THE GINGERBREAD MAN WITHOUT SLIPPING"--OH!--

YOU NEED SOMETHING THAT COMES IN A PAIR."

COOKIE MONSTER: OH, ME KNOW WHAT PAIR ME NEED.

ME BE RIGHT BACK.

PAIR OF BUNNY EARS.

CHIPOWSKI: HOW IS A PAIR OF BUNNY EARS

GONNA HELP YOU ON THE ICE?

COOKIE MONSTER: ME NO KNOW. IT ONLY PAIR ME COULD THINK OF.

WHAT ELSE COME IN PAIRS?

FIGBY: SEARCHING FOR PAIRS. OOH.

OH, A PAIR OF STILTS

AND, OOH, A PAIR OF ICE SKATES,

OH, AND A PAIR OF SWIM FINS, OOH.

COOKIE MONSTER: OH! ME KNOW WHAT WE NEED.

FORTUNE: OH. FIGBY: HUH?

COOKIE MONSTER: PAIR OF STILTS. MM-HMM.

FIGBY: HUH? WHAT? CHIPOWSKI: THIS GUY. OH...

COOKIE MONSTER: OH, WHOA, WHOA!

CHIPOWSKI: COOKIE MONSTER, WHY WOULD YOU--

COOKIE MONSTER: OH, OH...

CHIPOWSKI: I AM GETTING TOO OLD FOR THIS DOUBLE STUF.

COOKIE MONSTER: OH, WHY THIS NOT WORK?

CHIPOWSKI: YOU GOT TO STOP AND THINK.

WHAT COMES IN A PAIR THAT CAN HELP YOU ON THE ICE?

COOKIE MONSTER: YEAH. LET'S SEE HERE.

OH, YEAH, ME USE SWIM FINS TO HELP ME SWIM

AND ICE SKATES TO HELP ME MOVE ON ICE.

YEAH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH.

PAIR OF SKATES.

CHIPOWSKI: WAIT FOR ME. COOKIE MONSTER: COWABUNGA!

GINGERBREAD MAN: WHOA... OH, OH, OH...

UM, I--OOH!

FIGBY: I GOT HIM. I GOT HIM.

GINGERBREAD MAN: AAH! FIGBY: OW!

GINGERBREAD MAN: I'M OK. I'M OK.

THANKS, SMART COOKIES. I DIDN'T EVEN GET A BOO-BOO.

FIGBY: BUT I DID.

CRUMB: NUTS, BUT I'LL GET YOU NEXT TIME.

FORTUNE: AFTER HIM!

COOKIE MONSTER: BUT FIRST, ME NEED SNACK--

GINGERBREAD SNACK!

FIGBY: YOU BETTER RUN, RUN AS FAST

AS YOU CAN, GINGERBREAD MAN.

GINGERBREAD MAN: YIKES.

COOKIE MONSTER: NUM NUM NUM NUM NUM, OHH...

FIGBY: YAAH...

ABBY: DO YOU KNOW WHAT TIME IT IS?

ELMO: IT'S TIME FOR THE NUMBER OF THE DAY!

HOP LIKE AN ASTRONAUT ELMO AND ABBY: HOP, HOP

ELMO: HOP LIKE AN ASTRONAUT

ELMO AND ABBY: HOP, HOP

ABBY: SLIDE LIKE A SHOOTING STA-A-A-AR

YEAH! ELMO: YEAH-EAH-EAH!

ABBY: AND HOP ELMO: SLIDE

ABBY: HOP ELMO: SLIDE

ABBY: HOPPY, HOPPY ELMO: SLIDE, SLIDE

SLIDE, SLIDE, SLIDE

ELMO AND ABBY: IT'S TIME FOR THE NUMBER OF THE DAY

MARTIANS: YIP, YIP, YIP, YIP, YIP, YIP, YIP, YIP.

UH-HUH!

ABBY: COUNT THE MARTIANS WITH US!

READY...

ELMO AND ABBY: 1! YELLOW MARTIAN: YIP.

ELMO AND ABBY: 2! BLUE MARTIAN: YIP.

ELMO AND ABBY: 3! ORANGE MARTIAN: YIP.

ELMO AND ABBY: 4! PINK MARTIAN: YIP.

ELMO AND ABBY: 5! YELLOW MARTIAN: YIP.

ELMO AND ABBY: 6! PINK: YIP.

ELMO AND ABBY: 7! ORANGE MARTIAN: YIP.

ELMO AND ABBY: 8! BLUE MARTIAN: YIP.

ELMO AND ABBY: 9! YELLOW MARTIAN: YIP.

ELMO AND ABBY: 10! PINK MARTIAN: YIP.

ELMO: LA LA LA LA

LA LA LA LA

LA LA LA LA LA LA LA LA

ELMO'S FULL OF WONDER

WONDER WHAT WE WILL DISCOVER

IN ELMO'S WONDERFUL WORLD

HA HA HA!

HI! WELCOME TO ELMO'S WORLD!

OH! GUESS WHAT ELMO IS WONDERING ABOUT TODAY.

WAIT FOR IT.

WAI-AI-AIT FOR IT.

BALLS!

HA HA HA!

OH!

HURRY UP, BEACH BALL.

HA HA HA!

BOY, ELMO WANTS TO LEARN ALL ABOUT BALLS.

OH, LET'S ASK ELMO'S FRIEND SMARTIE.

LET'S CALL HER TOGETHER.

ELMO AND KIDS: OH, SMARTIE

[SMARTIE PLAYS "ELMO'S SONG"]

SMARTIE: HIYA, ELMO.

I WAS PLAYING TENNIS WHEN YOU CALLED.

EXCUSE ME A SEC. ELMO: OH. SURE.

SMARTIE: UHH!

ELMO: WOW!

BOY, SMARTIE REALLY HIT THAT BALL.

OH, AND THAT'S PERFECT

BECAUSE ELMO WANTS TO LEARN ALL ABOUT BALLS.

SMARTIE: WELL, WHAT DO WE DO TO LEARN SOMETHING NEW?

ALL: WE LOOK IT UP!

SMARTIE: CATCHING SOME BOUNCY FACTS ABOUT BALLS.

THERE ARE LOTS OF DIFFERENT KINDS OF BALLS--

BOWLING BALLS, GOLF BALLS,

BASKETBALLS, AND FOOTBALLS.

BALLS COME IN DIFFERENT SIZES AND DIFFERENT SHAPES, TOO.

THERE ARE BALLS YOU BOUNCE

AND BALLS YOU HIT,

EVEN BALLS ON A STRING.

EVERYBODY CAN HAVE A BALL WITH A BALL.

ELMO: WOW! LOOKS LIKE DOGGIES LOVE TO PLAY BALL

AS MUCH AS ELMO.

SMARTIE: ME, TOO. GOT TO ROLL.

BYE, ELMO.

ELMO: OH, HA HA HA!

THANK YOU, SMARTIE. BYE-BYE.

BOY, THERE'S SO MANY DIFFERENT KINDS OF BALLS

AND DIFFERENT KINDS OF GAMES YOU CAN PLAY WITH THEM.

HEY! THAT GIVES ELMO AN IDEA.

OH, HA HA HA! LET'S PLAY A GAME TOGETHER.

YEAH, YEAH, YEAH. COME ON, COME ON.

HA HA HA!

HA HA HA!

HMM. ELMO WONDERS WHICH BALL GOES WITH WHICH GAME.

ARE YOU READY? LET'S PLAY!

SQUIRREL: [SQUEAKS]

ELMO: THIS GAME HAS A HOLE IN THE GRASS.

WHICH BALL GOES IN THE LITTLE HOLE? THIS ONE?

KIDS: THAT'S A FOOTBALL!

ELMO: LET'S TRY IT.

OOPS. THAT'S NOT RIGHT.

KIDS: THE FOOTBALL'S TOO BIG.

TRY THE LITTLE ONE.

ELMO: THAT'S IT. THE GOLF BALL GOES IN THE HOLE.

THE NEXT GAME HAS BOWLING PINS.

WHAT KIND OF BALL SHOULD WE USE?

KIDS: THE BLACK ONE!

BOWLING BALL!

ELMO: THAT'S RIGHT. YOU USE A BOWLING BALL

TO KNOCK DOWN THE PINS.

WHAT KIND OF A BALL GOES THROUGH A GOAL POST?

LOOKS LIKE IT'S UP TO YOU, FOOTBALL.

GOAL!

KIDS: YAY!

ELMO: YAY! WE FOUND THE RIGHT BALL

FOR EACH GAME!

HA HA HA! THAT WAS A GREAT GAME

ABOUT DIFFERENT BALLS.

OH, AND THAT MAKES ELMO WONDER EVEN MORE.

WHAT IS MR. NOODLE'S FAVORITE KIND OF BALL?

OH, LET'S ASK HIM.

HEY, MR. NOODLE

ELMO: HI, MR. NOODLE. KIDS: MR. NOODLE!

ELMO: DOES MR. NOODLE HAVE A FAVORITE KIND OF BALL

TO PLAY WITH?

YOU DO?

OH, SHOW US, MR. NOODLE.

KIDS: YEAH, SHOW US.

THAT'S NOT A BALL. THAT'S A BOX.

KID: AND WHAT'S THAT?

A BALL?

ELMO: MR. NOODLE, THAT BALL DOESN'T LOOK RIGHT.

KID 2: IT'S NOT ROUND.

ELMO: MR. NOODLE, A BALL NEEDS AIR IN IT

TO MAKE IT ROUND AND BOUNCY.

UH, MR. NOODLE.

OH! NO, AIR DOESN'T COME IN THE BOX.

KIDS: YOU HAVE TO USE A PUMP.

YEAH, THAT'S A BASKETBALL PUMP.

ELMO: YES! THAT'S IT, MR. NOODLE.

YOU'RE DOING IT.

YEAH!

KIDS: STOP! THAT'S TOO MUCH AIR.

ELMO: OH! THE AIR MAKES THE BALL BOUNCE.

WOW!

THE BALL'S PLAYING WITH MR. NOODLE.

BYE-BYE, MR. NOODLE. HAVE A BALL.

HA HA HA!

BOY! LEARNING NEW THINGS MAKES ELMO SO HAPPY,

IT MAKES HIM WANT TO DANCE!

COME ON!

HAPPY, HAPPY DANCE, DANCE

HAPPY, HAPPY DANCE, DANCE

WHEN WE LEARN SOMETHING NEW

WE DO THE HAPPY DANCE, DANCE

LET'S SEE YOUR HAPPY DANCE.

YEAH! COOL!

SEE YOU NEXT TIME!

KEEP LEARNING!

ELMO LOVES YOU!

HAPPY, HAPPY DANCE, DANCE

HAPPY, HAPPY DANCE, DANCE

WHEN WE LEARN SOMETHING NEW

WE DO THE HAPPY DANCE, DANCE

YAY!

ABBY: HOPE YOU HAD FUN FINDING OUT ABOUT SPORTS TODAY WITH US.

ROSITA: AND YOU GOT TO SEE ELMO'S AMAZING HIT.

ELMO: WELL, ELMO LEARNED HE DIDN'T NEED LUCK

BECAUSE ELMO PRACTICED AND GOT BETTER.

ABBY: YEAH. HEY, LET'S PLAY AGAIN.

ROSITA: OH, SURE! ELMO: OK.

ROSITA: SEE YOU NEXT TIME ON--

ROSITA, ELMO, AND ABBY: "SESAME STREET!"

ROSITA: COME ON, LET'S PLAY! ABBY: PLAY BALL!

ELMO: [INHALES, EXHALES]

YEAH, BABY! WHOO-HOO!

ALL: COME ON AND MOVE YOUR BODY

AND USE YOUR MIND

BECAUSE YOU KNOW YOU ARE GROWING

ALL THE TIME

YOU'RE GETTING SMARTER

STRONGER

KINDER

ON SESAME STREET

ROSITA: BE KIND AT HOME, AND WHEN YOU PLAY

COOKIE MONSTER: TRY SOME SHARING AND CARING EVERY DAY

ALL: YOU'RE GETTING SMARTER FLOWERS: SMARTER

ALL: STRONGER FLOWERS: STRONGER

ALL: KINDER FLOWERS: KINDER

ALL: ON SESAME STREET

ON SESAME STREET

YEAH

The Description of Elmo's Good Luck Charm