August 9

Sing a Song

The Doctor’s Song
(Tune: "Row, Row, Row Your Boat")

I use a stethoscope
To listen to your heart.
To help you be a healthy child
And heal you when you aren't.

Watch

Going to the Doctor's Office: SciShow Kids

Try This

Set up a pretend doctor’s office and let your child be a doctor. Talk about what the doctor does at each visit.

Read a Book

Here are two book recommendations for today. Check out the picture book collection at your local library, where there are lots of books to choose from! Find nearby libraries.

  • Doctor by Samantha Bell
  • Doctor Ted by Andrea Beaty; illustrated by Pascal Lemaitre

Explore More

See the August Activity Calendar for many more fun, educational activities you and your child can do anytime!