Kids love nursery rhymes!  So, why not incorporate their favorite nursery rhymes with a review of basic skills?   

These nursery rhymes color by code coloring pages will do just that…keep learning fun!  

These new printable resources will help your kids review shapes, letters, numbers, and sight word identification. 

To the kids, they are fun nursery rhyme coloring sheets.  To us parents and teachers, it’s more than coloring. 

It’s all of the skills mentioned above in addition to vocabulary, spatial awareness, and fine motor practice.  Can it get any better?

The following nursery rhymes color by code coloring pages are available as individual sets or as a bundle.

If you want all of the sets mentioned in this blog post, scroll to the bottom for the money saving bundle.   

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Baa Baa Black Sheep Color By Codes

What do you think of when you hear Baa Baa Black Sheep?  Most likely, a Master, bags of wool, and sheep.  Those key elements are found in this set of printable coloring pages.  

You will get the following color by code nursery rhyme pages with the Baa Baa Black Sheet set:

  • Shapes  (color the sheep based on triangles, squares, stars, and circles.)
  • Numbers to 10  (color the Master based on 4 random numbers between 1-10)
  • Alphabet letters (color a leaping sheep based on 4 random letters of the alphabet)
  • Sight Words (color the bag of wool based on 3 sight words)

👉 Grab the Baa Baa Black Sheep Color by Code set HERE or on TPT

Hey Diddle Diddle Color by Codes

This nursery rhyme tends to be a favorite for kids of all ages. 

As a kindergarten teacher, this was one of my favorites to teach the kids.  They love learning what a fiddle is, and imagining a cow jumping over the moon. 

My favorite is when they feel the need to laugh when they hear the lyrics, “the little dog laughed to see such sport”.  

You will get the following color by code nursery rhyme pages with the Hey Diddle Diddle set:

  • Shapes  (color the cat and the fiddle based on triangles, squares, rhombus’, hearts, and circles.)
  • Numbers to 10  (color the cow jumping over the moon based on 5 random numbers between 1-10)
  • Alphabet letters (color the dish and the spoon based on 3 random letters of the alphabet)
  • Sight Words (color the little dog laughing based on 5 sight words)

👉 Grab the Hey Diddle Diddle Color by Code set HERE or on TPT

Hickory Dickory Dock Color by Codes

I’m not sure if it’s the mouse, or the grandness of a Grandfather clock, that draws in the kids attention.  But, Hickory Dickory remains a popular nursery rhyme after being taught for centuries.   

This poem is great for integrating lessons about telling time, as well as teaching position words to the kids.  For example, they can act out the motions of up and down. 

You will get the following color by code nursery rhyme pages with the Hickory Dickory set:

  • Shapes  (color the mouse on the seconds pendulum based on triangles, rectangles, rhombus’, hearts, and moon crescents.)
  • Numbers to 10  (color the mouse on top of the clock based on 4 random numbers between 1-10)
  • Alphabet letters (color the clock face based on 3 random letters of the alphabet)
  • Sight Words (color the mouse eating cheese based on 5 sight words)

👉 Grab the Hickory Dickory Color by Code set HERE or on TPT

Humpty Dumpty Color by Codes

Oh, good old Humpty, and the lessons he’s taught our kids. 

Poor guy has been laying broken on the ground for centuries, and nobody can seem to help.  But isn’t it so fun to recite the popular Mother Goose nursery rhyme? 

You will get the following color by code nursery rhyme pages with the Humpty Dumpty set:

  • Shapes  (color the King’s horse based on hearts, trapezoids, rhombus’, triangles, and circles.)
  • Numbers to 10  (color Humpty sitting on a wall based on 5 random numbers between 1-10)
  • Alphabet letters (color Humpty falling off the wall based on 5 random letters of the alphabet)
  • Sight Words (color the Kingsman based on 5 sight words)

👉 Grab the Humpty Dumpty Color by Code set HERE or on TPT

Itsy Bitsy Spider Color by Codes

Learning is try again after getting knocked down is a lifelong lesson we all can learn from Itsy Bitsy Spider.  

You will get the following color by code nursery rhyme pages with the Itsy Bitsy Spider set:

  • Shapes  (color the sunshine based on triangles, squares, and rhombus’.)
  • Numbers to 10  (color the spider getting washed out based on 4 random numbers between 1-10)
  • Alphabet letters (color the spider going back up the water spout based on 3 random letters of the alphabet)
  • Sight Words (color cloud and rain based on 3 sight words)

👉 Grab the Itsy Bitsy Spider Color by Code set HERE or on TPT

Jack and Jill Color by Codes

Regardless of the meaning of Jack and Jill, kids love acting out this old nursery rhyme. 

Is it because they get to carry a bucket, or they get to pretend to fall down a hill?  I have my theories, but what do you think?

You will get the following color by code nursery rhyme pages with the Jack and Jill set:

  • Shapes  (color Jack with a pail of water based on triangles, rectangles, rhombus’, hearts, and circles.)
  • Numbers to 10  (color Jill with a pail of water based on 5 random numbers between 1-10)
  • Alphabet letters (color the water well based on 6 random letters of the alphabet)
  • Sight Words (color the bucket of water spilling out based on 3 sight words)

👉 Grab the Jack and Jill Color by Code set HERE or on TPT

Mary Had a Little Lamb Color by Codes

Kids love when they learn Mary’s lamb followed her to school. 

They can only imagine how fun it would be to have their pet in school with them for the day. 

I’m not going to lie; I think every classroom should be allowed a social emotional animal.  

You will get the following color by code nursery rhyme pages with the Mary Had a Little Lamb set:

  • Shapes  (color Mary with her school books based on hearts, rectangles, rhombus’, triangles, and circles.)
  • Numbers to 10  (color the schoolhouse based on 6 random numbers between 1-10)
  • Alphabet letters (color the little lamb based on 4 letters of the alphabet)
  • Sight Words (color the lamb face based on 4 sight words)

👉 Grab the Mary Had a Little Lamb Color by Code set HERE or on TPT

Nursery Rhymes Color by Code Bundle

If you’d like all 28 printable nursery rhymes coloring pages mentioned above, then check out this BUNDLE
 

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