Colors explode off the page in this energetic, jazzy picture book introducing readers to colors in both English and Spanish. In a style brimming with rhythm and syncopation, author Sherry Shahan introduces nine colors by interweaving images and dance steps. Ecuadoran artist Paula Barragns illustrations capture the rhythm and vivacity of the text. This book, which Publishers Weekly called a feast for the eyes and ears, received a NAPPA Gold Award and was featured on the PBS Kids program "Between the Lions".
In this book, readers are introduced to the primary colors with everyday objects that help readers to identify the colors. As readers practice identifying colors, they are also exposed to vocabulary related to color.
Discover the concepts of big and little with colorful pictures and big bold words that provide readers with examples of things that are large and small. A language arts connection is provided with vocabulary related to size.