February 1

Sing a Song

The Color Song
(Tune: If You're Happy and You Know It)

If you are wearing red, shake your head.
If you are wearing red, shake your head.
If you are wearing red,
Then please shake your head.
If you are wearing red, shake your head.

If you are wearing blue, touch your shoe.
If you are wearing blue, touch your shoe.
If you are wearing blue,
Then please touch your shoe.
If you are wearing blue, touch your shoe.

If you are wearing green, bow to the queen.
If you are wearing green, bow to the queen.
If you are wearing green,
Then please bow to the queen.
If you are wearing green, bow to the queen.

If you are wearing black, pat your back.
If you are wearing black, pat your back.
If you are wearing black,
Then please pat your back.
If you are wearing black, pat your back.

If you are wearing brown, turn around.
If you are wearing brown, turn around.
If you are wearing brown,
Then please turn around.
If you are wearing brown, turn around.

If you are wearing other colors, shake like Jell-O.
If you are wearing yellow, shake like Jell-O.
If you are wearing yellow,
Then please shake like Jell-O.
If you are wearing yellow, shake like Jell-O.

Watch

Learn Colors!

Try This

This month is all about colors! Here is a fun song to sing about colors. At the end of each verse, see what you and your child can find of that color. Keep the song about colors.

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.

  • What's Your Favorite Color? by Eric Carle and friends
  • Baby's First Book of Birds & Colors by Phyllis Limbacher Tildes