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1 [empty string] John Coulter 13699 John Coulter 2022-11-22 10:52:27.563 The world of music is colorful! With simple text and playful imagery, Yellow like a Submarine, Purple like the Rain is a backstage pass to a rocking good time for both babies and adults alike. This board book celebrates classic songs and the many different hues to discover within their lyrics, whether you're humming along to "Here Comes the Sun" or "By the Light of the Silvery Moon." Check out the back of the book for a full list of songs and a quick recap of the artists! 24746 Yellow Like a Submarine, Purple Like the Rain: A Rocking Book of Colors 9781950500956 https://catalog.coolcat.org/iii/encore/search/C__SYellow%20Like%20a%20Submarine%2C%20Purple%20Like%20the%20Rain%3A%20A%20Rocking%20Book%20of%20Colors%20Lw%3D%3D%20Coulter%2C%20John__Orightresult__U?lang=eng&suite=cobalt 0 [empty string] 74
2 [empty string] Sam Hutchinson 14025 Sam Hutchinson 2022-11-22 10:54:11.09 First, read the Spanish word aloud with the help of the easy pronunciation guide. Then, find the word illustrated on the opposite page. 24747 Los colores/Colors 9781684643875 https://catalog.coolcat.org/iii/encore/search/C__Slos%20colores%20colors%20sam%20hutchinson__Orightresult__U?lang=eng&suite=cobalt 0 [empty string] 74
3 Oliver Jeffers, Oliver 4441 Jeffers 2022-11-22 10:55:25.35 A spectacular concept board book from world-renowned artist Oliver Jeffers, based on his million-copy selling, global phenomenon Here We Are! Inspired by the exceptional, award-winning global picture-book phenomenon, Here We Are, comes this irresistible introduction to colors to welcome babies and toddlers to our planet. A perfect gift for families to treasure forever, and a must for all nurseries. 24748 Book of Colors 9780593527887 https://catalog.coolcat.org/iii/encore/search/C__Sbook%20of%20colors%20oliver%20jeffers__Orightresult__U?lang=eng&suite=cobalt 0 [empty string] 74
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1 <p> Mouse&#39;s House is a fun guessing game. Draw a mouse shape on a piece of paper and cut it out. Cut rectangles of four to six different colors, just large enough to cover the mouse. Hide the mouse under one of the rectangles and ask, &quot;Which house is the mouse in?&quot; Let your child point to a rectangle to guess. Name the color they point to and say, &quot;Little mouse, little mouse, are you in the ____ house?&quot; Flip over the appropriate rectangle and keep guessing until you find the mouse. What a fun way to explore colors!</p> 15 Mouse's House Toddlers 50 Ages 2-3 <p> Two little blackbirds, sitting on a hill, (Hold up two hands, fingers spread)<br /> One named Jack, (Flap fingers on one hand)<br /> One named Jill. (Flap fingers on other hand)<br /> Fly away, Jack. (Bring one hand behind back)<br /> Fly away, Jill. (Repeat with other hand)<br /> Come back, Jack. (Jack flies back out)<br /> Come back, Jill. (Jill flies out)</p> 20 Two Little Blackbirds 2022-12-01 00:00:00.0 2012-11-10 08:03:44.283 2022-11-22 10:55:29.76 Murphy Moore 12 74 0 Explore lots of words with your child. 47 talk-and-read-sm.png Talk & Read
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The Library's Early Literacy Program

The Library's Early Literacy Program

For Toddlers

A Talk & Read Activity for Toddlers

Mouse's House

Talk & Read Explore lots of words with your child.

PLAY

Mouse's House

Mouse's House is a fun guessing game. Draw a mouse shape on a piece of paper and cut it out. Cut rectangles of four to six different colors, just large enough to cover the mouse. Hide the mouse under one of the rectangles and ask, "Which house is the mouse in?" Let your child point to a rectangle to guess. Name the color they point to and say, "Little mouse, little mouse, are you in the ____ house?" Flip over the appropriate rectangle and keep guessing until you find the mouse. What a fun way to explore colors!


SING

Two Little Blackbirds

Two little blackbirds, sitting on a hill, (Hold up two hands, fingers spread)
One named Jack, (Flap fingers on one hand)
One named Jill. (Flap fingers on other hand)
Fly away, Jack. (Bring one hand behind back)
Fly away, Jill. (Repeat with other hand)
Come back, Jack. (Jack flies back out)
Come back, Jill. (Jill flies out)


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  • Yellow Like a Submarine, Purple Like the Rain: A Rocking Book of Colors
  • Yellow Like a Submarine, Purple Like the Rain: A Rocking Book of Colors by John Coulter
  • Los colores/Colors
  • Los colores/Colors by Sam Hutchinson
  • Book of Colors
  • Book of Colors by Oliver Jeffers

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