Essays Tagged: "Sesame Street"

Influence of TV And Radio

of television are children.Of course, there are worthwhile programs on TV suitable for kids, such asSesame Street and the Magic School Bus, but just imagine what a childwould think if he saw just one ...

(2 pages) 387 7 3.9 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Children, TV, and Violence

ent.When I think back to my childhood and remember television I remember watching such programs as 'Sesame Street', 'Mr. Rogers', and 'Scooby - Doo'. I have nothing but pleasant memories filled with h ...

(10 pages) 360 0 4.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Barney vs. Sesame Street

Sesame Street and Barney The Dinosaur are two popular educational shows for children. Are they reall ... techniques? Are they teaching kids anything at all? It's a battle to see which is better: Barney or Sesame Street.Sesame Street and Barney have totally different teaching techniques. Sesame Street cap ... done. The child does not learn well under these circumstances. Barney does not have the same JPM as Sesame Street but it still attracts the audiences' attention. The show is slower and more understand ...

(2 pages) 55 1 4.1 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Is T.V. Harming America?

access to without television.Children's shows run the gamut from programs such as Power Rangers to Sesame Street. Few would argue that shows such as Sesame Street and Mr. Roger's Neighborhood are dam ... hows available for children to watch. Some of my nephew's favorite shows are Arthur, Blue's Clue's, Sesame Street, he's even at an age now where he will tell me to change the channel when it's time fo ...

(1 pages) 68 2 2.7 Oct/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Media: Is Television Good, or Bad for Our Children?

Satan himself, there are many excellent television shows to watch. Such television shows include, "Sesame Street", "The Magic School Bus", and "Mr. Rogers". Other television shows include, "Bill Nye ... Rogers". Other television shows include, "Bill Nye the Science Guy" and "The Reading Rainbow".Take Sesame Street, for example. Sesame Street is a very generalized educational program that teaches you ...

(2 pages) 108 1 4.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

"My Own Personal Waterfall".

velvety couches. My finger navigated around the remote control to fill my son's eyes and ears with Sesame Street. The creaking of my ceiling was letting me know that my husband had awakened, and soo ...

(2 pages) 33 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Children and TV

They must be taught otherwise and how to be smart about TV and what they are watching. Shows like "Sesame Street" and "Mister Rogers Neighbourhood " have been around since 1969. Not only that, these ... the child also plays a large factor on how a program teaches these children. For example, viewing "Sesame Street" at the age of 3-3 1/2 has a positive effect on a childs vocabulary. Ages 5-7 require ...

(4 pages) 43 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

This essay entitled, "Which Golden Girl Are You?" is a category essay based on the hit show "The Golden Girls."

ears I did not learn from school but from television. For example, I learned how to count watching "Sesame Street", I always did well in history class because of "Where in Time is Carmen Sandi ego?", ...

(3 pages) 45 1 2.4 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Buckingham, and Child Abuse

ew of what constitutes children (Furlong and Cartmel, 1997: 63).One of the original programmers for Sesame Street, Lesser (1973: 266), claims that due to television reaching a mass international audie ... Lesser (1973: 266) would have disagreed with this negative view of children's viewing practices as Sesame Street's foundational motivations were to aid pre-school children to prepare for school by st ...

(7 pages) 59 0 3.9 Aug/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Name: Dance with the Music Teacher suggested to identify specifics.

ve, all I wanted was dolls, little kitchen sets, and music. While other children watched Barney and Sesame Street, I watched tapes of ballets, concerts and musicals. It was evident that I was a child ...

(1 pages) 26 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Children are being robbed.

rens needs to explore experience and make it their own.Even the most well-meaning programs, such as Sesame Street, unwittingly employ production values, such as rapid pacing, which work against a chil ...

(4 pages) 18 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

What If We Were All Green?

Sesame Street is an educational television show aimed towards preschool aged children. Puppets, call ... being ignored by other people because he does not stand out of the crowd. When this song debuted on Sesame Street in the early 1970s (Wikipedia), social movements such as racism were at the forefront ... n and adults and helped to shape views on social movements through his innocent yet powerful songs. Sesame Street chose well when they featured Kermit as a main educator to children on these important ...

(5 pages) 32 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Impacts of Media Violence on youth.

ent.When I think back to my childhood and remember television I remember watching such programs as "Sesame Street", "Mr. Rogers", and "Scooby - Doo". I have nothing but pleasant memories filled with h ...

(5 pages) 55 0 5.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Society without television

readily available and provides a variety of shows. Television is also a learning tool. For example, Sesame Street and the Discovery Channel. However, television also shows many forms of violence that ...

(1 pages) 410 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Television Industries Aren't Responsible for violence

ct on behavior. Some documented experiments have found that shows like Mr. Roger's Neighborhood and Sesame Street actually cause more aggressive behavior in children. Results from other experiments ha ...

(2 pages) 14 0 3.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Media Reaction Paper

ere are today, it is not easy to find a TV show that truly promotes tolerance and diversity the way Sesame Street does. This paper will illustrate why Sesame Street is so unique when it comes to topic ... uthor believes the television show fosters a better understanding of diversity and multiculturalism.Sesame Street BackgroundMost American that were brought up during or after the 1970's are not just f ...

(3 pages) 359 1 4.3 Oct/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

I was born on January 8th, 1981 at 2:23 Am.

baking. I also helped fold the laundry and do the dishes. I called it cooperation, like I?d seen on Sesame Street.Right before I started school, my parents had to try to get me to stop sucking my thum ...

(12 pages) 26 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Media Reaction Paper

ere are today, it is not easy to find a TV show that truly promotes tolerance and diversity the way Sesame Street does. This paper will illustrate why Sesame Street is so unique when it comes to topic ... uthor believes the television show fosters a better understanding of diversity and multiculturalism.Sesame Street BackgroundMost American who were brought up during or after the 1970's are not just fa ...

(3 pages) 47 0 5.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Art Essays

The Roles of Television

rding to Leifer (1973) cited by Santrock (2004). Leifer selected episodes from the television show "Sesame Street" that reflected positive social interchanges that taught children how to use their soc ...

(5 pages) 5 0 0.0 Jan/2012

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Sesame Street

Diamond Major 7th AP English Ms.Weidenbenner Application Essay Big Lessons from Big Bird Sesame Street has taught me everything I know. In fact, it practically helped raised me .As a single ... of over our heads. As you can imagine, living with a bunch of kids can be stressful and hectic, but Sesame Street proved to be a life-saver and a reliable babysitter when all chaos was stopped, all ch ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers