In order to help your child recognize primary colors and learn the names such as red, yellow, blue, green, white, and black – talk about colors everyday.
For example, talk about the colors in the clothes your child wears. “I really like that blue shirt you’re wearing.” Use colors to describe everyday things for example: “Our car […]
Draw shapes on different colored paper. Put all of the shapes into a box. Take turns drawing a shape from the box, and then try to find that shape somewhere around the house. Or, simply find an object in the same color as the colored shape you picked from the box. For a more challenging […]
This can be played in the car, while out for a walk, or in the house. Just say, “I spy, with my little eye, something that is red!” See if your child can guess what it is. Continue playing until you identify 5-10 colors.
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