Sesame Street has been a PBS television staple since the 1960s. Using fun and colorful characters in skits and songs to teach early reading and math skills as well as important life values such as generosity, kindness and respect for one’s self and others. I loved Sesame Street as a child and thoroughly enjoyed revisiting it when both my daughters were toddlers. Here are some fun holiday gift ideas for the Sesame Street fan on your shopping list.
Sesame Street Gift Ideas #1: “Sesame Street Storybook Collection.” This delightful little gift set contains four hardcover books starring all the popular Sesame Street characters including Big Bird, Elmo and Zoe. With simple stories and colorful pictures, this book set is Sesame Street at it’s finest. Appropriate for children ages four to eight with ninety six total pages of Sesame Street fun and education, these books are wonderful to enjoy at home or to take on the road.
Sesame Street Gift Ideas #2: “Sesame Street Old School Vol. 1 1969 – 1974.” This three disc DVD set is four hundred and forty minutes of classic Sesame Street. Young fans of today will surely enjoy this treat of vintage clips starring familiar characters like Big Bird, Oscar The Grouch, Bert and Ernie and Cookie Monster. Viewers will recognize many of their favorite songs including “C is for Cookie” sung by the lovable, cookie chomping Cookie Monster. This Christmas gift will not only be appreciated by the young fan, but by the parents as well.
Sesame Street Gift Ideas #3: “Gund Sesame Street Abby Cadabby.” The adorable little “Fairy in training” is one of the newest Sesame Street characters, but no less popular. Made by Gund, this twelve inch soft plush doll will quickly become your gift recipient’s “go to” toy at nap and bedtime.
Sesame Street Gift Ideas #4: “Sesame Street – Love The Earth” DVD. When Elmo, Zoe and Baby Bear venture off into the woods for a camping trip, they learn far more than they expected. Filled with important environment lessons such as littering, water conservation and recycling, this current and educational DVD teaches children the extreme importance of caring for our planet within a fun Sesame Street story.
Sesame Street Gift Ideas #5: “Sesame Street: Traditional Slumber Bag.” This quality sleeping bag made by Play Hut, Inc is a wonderful gift for the Sesame Street fan either male or female. Measuring 30″ x 57,” this bright green sleeping bag featuring pictures of Big Bird, Elmo and Zoe is perfect for sleep overs at Grandma’s, nap time at day care, or snuggling into to enjoy a Sesame Street episode at home. Parents need not worry if the sleeping bag gets a little dirty, as it is easily washed and dried at home in the family washing machine and drier. Children will love having this sleeping bag to use time and time again either at home or away.