Sesame Street has been a pioneer of children's entertainment and education for preschool children. Jim Henson is the creator of the lovable Muppet characters from the children's television series. Over 4,000 episodes have been produced since November 1969 making Sesame Street one of the longest running television shows in the history of television.
The Muppets featured in Sesame Street have made the show entertaining and educational for children and continue to positively influence and stimulate children's minds.
- Grover is a blue flurry monster with a pink nose. Grover has been a waiter and often serves his customers inappropriate food.
- Big Bird is a tall yellow bird that lives on a nest in an abandoned block on a garbage heap, where his friend Snuffy, a large brown creature, regularly visits Big Bird.
- Oscar the Grouch is green with no nose and is always grumpy and lives in a garbage can with his pet worm Slimey and pet elephants Fluffy, Blitzen, Schopenhauer and Sophie.
- Cookie Monster is a blue furry monster and has an appetite for eating anything and everything and daily fights the urge to eat the icing letters on cookies during the Letter of the Day segment.
- Elmo is a red furry monster with an orange nose and goggling eyes. Elmo presents a topic every day in the Elmo's World segment on Sesame Street.
- Zoe is a furry orange female monster and is Elmo's girlfriend. Zoe loves ballet and always wears a pink tutu and she has a pet rock called Rocco.
- Kermit is a green frog and presents the news flash segment.
- Bert and Ernie are roommates. Bert enjoys activities like watching pigeons and collecting paper clips and bottle caps and Ernie likes to take baths with his rubber duck.
Over the years, Sesame Street has been an entertaining television series for young children and the Muppets of Sesame Street feature in many children's toy boxes around the world.
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