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Sesame Street - Elmo's Potty Time

Kevin Clash , Bill Barretta , Emily Squires  |  Unrated |  DVD
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (552 customer reviews)

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  • Actors: Kevin Clash, Bill Barretta, Fran Brill, Stephanie D'Abruzzo, David Rudman
  • Directors: Emily Squires
  • Writers: Christine Ferraro
  • Producers: Kevin Clash, Jennifer Smith
  • Format: Multiple Formats, Color, NTSC
  • Language: English
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: Unrated
  • Studio: Sesame Street
  • DVD Release Date: August 22, 2006
  • Run Time: 45 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (552 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B000G0O5F0
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,729 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

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Potty training can be fun! Create a positive potty time experience for your child with Elmo, Baby Bear, Grover, and other Sesame Street friends with ELMO"S POTTY TIME! This amusing and song-filled DVD teaches children that everyone- mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, friends, and even monsters- has to learn how to use the potty. Your child will learn that accidents are okay and that it takes time and practice before he can use the potty on his own. So dance, sing, and laugh as you and your child learn confidence-building skilled and helpful healthy habits that will last a lifetime.

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367 of 376 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Funny and Helpful April 12, 2007
By A. Boyd
Format:DVD
We decided to let my 21 month old daughter watch this prior to hard core potty training so that she would become at ease with the subject. It has certainly helped.

I was really surprised to read some of the bad reviews. For one, Elmo's Dad does NOT sound like Chef from Southpark. And if he was voiced by Issac Hayes, that would have been great too! His voice brings back fond memories of School House Rock (think "I'm Just A Bill"). If it was intentional, it was genious as his character felt nostalgic to me even though I had never seen him before. Next, there is a segment in which kids yell out what they call poop and pee. It's funny. One of the reviewers was offended but I feel that if my daughter sees big kids and Elmo speaking so comfortably about poop and pee, then it minimizes the stigma and will make her more comfortable about it all. I think that being uptight about poop and pee makes you, well...constipated. And that is counter-productive.

OK, so, the songs are cute. My daughter sings and dances. The language is very clear and comprehensive with subtle side jokes for parents. My daughter gets the message. And it is very very supportive and encouraging which makes me happy. Oh, and Grover is in it, which also makes me happy.

I recommend this Elmo film. We have watched it daily for two weeks and I am not tired of it. Neither is my daughter. She went from pulling her potty apart in play to actually sitting on her potty (clothed). She has also told me that she is almost ready to try to use it. So, we're happy.
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177 of 184 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars LIGHTEN UP, PARENTS! October 25, 2006
Format:DVD
I am a 25 year old mother of a 17 month old boy and we absolutely LOVE this video! We are in the very early stages of potty training, and since my son adores all Sesame Street characters, I thought this would be a good supplement to the training that his father and I give him. I have to say that most parents are right to say that there is not a lot of actual "potty footage," but I think that this video is more of a tool to encourage toddlers instead of a graphic "how-to" guide--isn't that our job? The content presented here is highly positive words from Muppets that apparently potty like pros. They discuss wearing diapers, listening to your body, having accidents, and of course, wiping, flushing and washing up. There are segments that do not relate directly to using the potty, but the moral of those clips, I think, is that "it takes time, but you can do anything with practice." I also really appreciate the fact that Elmo's dad is the parent in the show that talks about training with his son--I like to see daddies taking part in important milestones like this. As for terms used to describe "what you put in the potty," if you don't like them, teach your kids what YOU want them to say. Unfortunately for all of you that cringe at a less than proper word being uttered in front of your child, you might as well get used to the idea--if you plan on letting your child spend any time with other kids, they are going to hear a lot worse than the word "dookie." Your influence will ultimately reign supreme. So parents, if you would like a fun and unintimidating supplement to go along with your adventures in potty training, this is a great choice.
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118 of 127 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent for Potty Training August 29, 2006
Format:DVD
My 3 1/2 year old daughter had no interest in using the potty and we tried everything. I purchased this video and it arrived at my house on a Saturday morning. After watching the video my daughter announced that she wanted to put underwear on and she then used the potty for the first time that same day!!! She's been in underwear during the day every day since then and uses the potty consistently.

I highly recommend this video to any parent having a hard time with potty training. Kids can relate to the characters they know and they make it easy for kids to understand.

The best $[...] I spent by far!
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28 of 29 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars great for an older toddler March 23, 2007
By Ms M
Format:DVD
for those who need to show the child exactly what to do, this is not the dvd for you. for that i would reccomend the once upon a potty collection. if you have an older toddler, like 2 1/2 and up - this is a great show. my daughter goes on the potty - sometimes when she wants to - but she refuses to give up her pull-ups. this show talks about taking a break to go as soon as you get the urge. it also informs you to wipe and flush and wash your hands. it has catchy tunes, and is typical sesame street format. i would say that this is not a begginer video, but a stage 2 advanced for those who know what the potty is for, and now have to "get it all together." thanks for the help elmo!!
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23 of 24 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars very cute video September 14, 2006
Format:DVD
My son is really liking this video. While the video only shows Elmo on the potty in the beginning, it focuses a lot on listening to your body which I like. It has a nice feel of patience about it--it explains to kids that learning how to use the potty is a process, that accidents will happen and that that's ok. The video celebrates potty time and growing up, getting big-kid underpants and going forward at your own pace. Unlike a prior reviewer, I love the part where the different children are talking about the different names they use for pee or poo or whatever your family chooses to call it. One of the things that makes Sesame Street so great is the diversity of people and thought to which it exposes our children. And about Elmo's daddy having an accent? I believe it is what one would call an African American accent. You should have no problem understanding him at all.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
3.0 out of 5 stars This dvd is kind of cute in the beginning, ...
This dvd is kind of cute in the beginning, but then kind of gets side tracked in relation to the topic, which is potting training..
Published 4 days ago by M. Kukta
3.0 out of 5 stars Ehhh...
Nothing better than the old technic of home training. A film will not do it for you.
Published 4 days ago by Luiza Ratkowska
5.0 out of 5 stars Very captivating and educational
Excellent video. I'm not a huge fan of Elmo (voice aggravates me) but this video is totally engaging for my 2 year-old son. Read more
Published 4 days ago by Lisa
5.0 out of 5 stars Kids love it!
Shipped fast. Well packaged. Exactly as pictured. Kids love it!
Published 4 days ago by Angelique L. Glaser
5.0 out of 5 stars Movie has a lot of singing which my grandson loves ...
Movie has a lot of singing which my grandson loves. He's still not completely potty trained. But that's not the movies fault.
Published 5 days ago by Shirley Welch
5.0 out of 5 stars Sing along
One of my sons favorite. I didn't think he would be an Elmo lover...but now he's hooked. This is a great one and he loves singing along.
Published 11 days ago by PSIP
4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars
my son liked it
Published 11 days ago by Karl THERCIER
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Great buy!
Published 16 days ago by Nicole Pulphus
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
My daughter loves watching Elmo and she's been watching it at least 2 times a day.
Published 26 days ago by Jennifer Tu
5.0 out of 5 stars happy
Very happy with Item.
Published 1 month ago by Cynthia S. Lambert
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Potty Training One Year Old- Any Advice?
Put him on the potty first thing when he wakes up, immediately after getting out of his car seat, and at diaper changes- just diving in with potty training is the easiest way to go. My daughter was out of diapers day and night at 7 months old, and my son was out of them at 5 1/2 months old.
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