All About Colors

This kit explores color identification, matching, and counting skills. 

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Age Range

3+  |  Preschool – Kindergarten



  • 7 Books
    • Bear Sees Colors by Karma Wilson & Jane Chapman
    • Dog's Colorful Day: A Messy Story About Colors and Counting by Emma Dodd
    • Mix It Up! by Hervé Tullet
    • Monsters Love Colors by Mike Austin
    • Mouse Paint by Ellen Stoll Walsh – Big Book and Activity Kit including 7 vinyl props, 10 activity cards, and a cross-curricular activity guide
    • The Mixed-Up Chameleon by Eric Carle
  • 2 Games
    • Catch & Count Fishing – Engage in a variety of activities including counting, identifying colors and patterns, and sorting; game includes 2 magnetic rods and reels, 10 magnetic fish, spinner, and games. (for 1–2 players, ages 3+)
    • Pengoloo™ The Fun South Pole Eggspedition! – Memory skills and luck combine in this fun matching game. (for 2–4 players, ages 4+)
  • Realia
    • Tweezer Tongs Color Sorting Kit
    • 2 Liquid Color Blocks
    • Magnetic Color Maze
    • Color Discovery Tubes (set of 3)
    • Can Do! Color & Light Science Kit
    • 30 Rainbow Peepholes
    • 2 Liquid Color Blocks
  • Resource Binder
    • Booklist
    • App list
    • Program idea sheets
    • Empty page sleeves to add your program flyers or helpful tips to share with future users


This Early Literacy Kit was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.