Brown Bear, Brown Bear What Do You See?


We read Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? to kick off
our unit on Colors! The students LOVE this Big Book!


Color Word Poems


Red Song

(tune Are You Sleeping)

R-E-D, red.
R-E-D, red.
I can spell red
I can spell red.
Fire trucks are red,
Stop signs are red, too.



Yellow Song
(tune of Jingle Bells)

I can spell Yellow.
Corn is yellow.
Bananas are yellow.



Blue Song

(Are You Sleeping)


B-L-U-E spells Blue,

B-L-U-E spells Blue,

Hi-Ho did you know

B-L-U-E spells blue?


The sky is blue,

the ocean is blue,

Hi-Ho did you know

B-L-U-E spells blue?


Green Song

(Row Your Boat)


G-R-E-E-N, G-R-E-E-N

I know how to spell green

Caterpillars are green

and grasshoppers too.

I know how to spell green,



Orange Song
(Where is Thumbkin)

That spells orange.
Carrots are orange.
Pumpkins are orange too..


Black Song

B-L-A-C-K, spells Black

B-L-A-C-K, spells Black

Flying bats are black

Scary Cats are black

Jellybeans are black

I like Black.


Pink Song
(Tune: Jingle Bells)


Cotton Candy, Fat pink pigs,

Girls with socks and bows

P-I-N-K, P-I-N-K that is how it goes.

Bubble Gum, Valentines

These are all pink too

Pink Icing and Pink Balloons

We can spell PINK can you?


Brown Song

(Dashing Through the Snow)

Brown, brown, brown.
That spells BROWN.
Brown crayons
Brown cupcakes
Brown on my head
I can spell Brown..OH
BRO-WN that spells Brown
BRO-WN that spells Brown!




We make our own class shape book version of Brown Bear Brown Bear!



We sing and act out the Gummy Bear Song by Dr. Jean!


We make fun colors to eat using food coloring, vanilla wafers, and
craft sticks! YUM! I do this as a follow up activity to White Rabbit's Color Book.

We go on a bear hunt! YIKES....
For lyrics click here.

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, Who Do You See?

We reenact the story of Brown Bear using character necklaces.

We match color splats to color words!

We sort gummy bears by colors!

We estimate gummy bears!

We make Brown Bears using different shapes!





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