Sesame Street

Voiceover: "Here's a little number I thought you should know.
It has snails in it so it goes kind of slow.
It's called 'Six.'"

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 snails

Six tiny snails leaving six silver trails,
Six silver trails as shiny as nails,
Six shiny nails with six pointed tips,
Six silk sails on six sailing ships.

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 ships.

Well the six sailing ships on six spouting whales,
All got home to dinner long before the snails.

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 snails.


Premiering in 1969, this educational television show aimed at preschoolers has charmed generations of youngsters ever since. The show - featuring a lovable cast of characters including Big Bird, Bert and Ernie, Oscar the Grouch, Elmo, Snuffy, Grover and many others - has delighted and educated children and adults alike, with its collection of songs, skits, and celebrity guest appearances. ... Read More