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Sesame Street Exhibition Makes Texas Premier at The Health Museum
Date:9/25/2007

Recognizable characters lead children through human body

HOUSTON, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street? It's easy! Simply visit The John P. McGovern Museum of Health and Medical Science, also known as The Health Museum, to explore the latest exhibit -- Sesame Street Presents: The Body -- on display in the Sue Trammell Whitfield Gallery between October 4, 2007 and January 13, 2008. The exhibit offers an engaging, free-flowing learning experience where the loveable Sesame Street Muppets guide children and families through an exciting collection of hands-on, interactive, multimedia experiences that allow them to explore the human body. The concept is a result of Sesame Workshop's latest initiative, Healthy Habits for Life, to respond to the current childhood obesity crisis in the United States. Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street, and Thinkwell Design & Production created this special exhibit, currently on a national tour sponsored by New Balance. Sesame Street Presents: The Body teaches families about how to maintain a healthy lifestyle, especially at an early age, by using Elmo and popular Sesame Street Muppets throughout the exhibit.

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The Sesame Street characters embody the idea that one can be any shape, size or color, but in the end we are all the same in many ways. The exhibit also presents that philosophy. The popularity of the Muppets will make this one-of-a-kind exhibit a powerfully positive and effective learning experience for children, providing them tools to help them make healthy choices and increase their level of self-confidence.

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