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Reading Rainbow® Theme Song: 'Butterfly In The Sky'

"Butterfly in the sky, I can go twice as high! Take a look...it's in a book...a Reading Rainbow!" You know the words, now watch the video and start singing along! (But you don't have to take our word for it.) Featuring Chaka Khan.

LeVar Burton Meets Kermit the Frog

LeVar Burton bumps into a familiar friend at the local library. What's Kermit the Frog up to in the "Pig" section of books? This famous Muppet has a few tricks up his sleeve on this Reading Rainbow Classics segment. 

Pete Seeger joins LeVar Burton to Read "Abiyoyo" on Reading Rainbow®

Pete Seeger joins host LeVar Burton to read (and sing) the classic African folktale "Abiyoyo" on Reading Rainbow. In this complete Reading Rainbow segment from 1986, legendary American folk singer Pete Seeger sings and tells us the story of a fearsome giant named Abiyoyo. Watch as a father and son use music and magic to battle a mighty giant. Seeger's heartwarming voice brings the characters and story to life.

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  • Voyage to 7 themed reading islands with 600+ books.
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