Many of us grew up listening to and singing the classic nursery rhyme, Row Row Row Your Boat. This classic song is one that has been passed down by many generations, and a great nursery rhyme to sing to your own children. If you’re looking to create a Row Your Boat theme for your classroom or extend the story, you will love these stories. Below is a list of Row Your Boat books and stories like it that tell this popular rhyme in their own unique way. We’ve also included video suggestions with the song and ASL versions that kids can sing along to as they learn the nursery rhyme.
Row Row Row Your Boat Book List
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Row Your Boat Books for Kids
Indestructibles: Row, Row, Row Your Boat by Maddie Frost
Indestructibles: Row, Row, Row Your Boat tells the classic nursery rhyme but created in a nearly indestructible board book.
Row, Row, Row Your Boat: Sing Along With Me! by Nosy Crow
Share this classic nursery rhyme in Row, Row, Row Your Boat: Sing Along With Me! This book has QR codes that have instrumental and vocal versions of the song that your kids will love listening and singing along to.
Row, Row, Row Your Boat by Jane Cabrera
What if Row, Row, Row Your Boat actually took place in a rainforest? This rhyming narrative is a great extended version with forest animals and rhyming words your kids will love.
Row Row Row Your Boat by Iza Trapani
In this version of Row Row Row Your Boat, share the classic nursery rhyme but extend the story with an adventure complete with an adorable bear family.
Additional books to read during a Row Your Boat theme
Alphabet Boats by Samantha R. Vamos
With a boat for each letter, your kids will love this Alphabet Boats book.
Boat Book by Gail Gibbons
Teach your kids about different kinds of boats with this Boat Book.
Water Land by Christy Hale
Learn about different bodies of water where boats sail in the book Water Land: Land and Water Forms Around the World.
Land and Water by Eve Heidi Bine-Stock
This book full of colorful pictures and informative text will help teach your kids all about different bodies of water in Land and Water: Landforms & Bodies of Water.
About Habitats: Rivers and Streams by Cathryn Sill
Learn about the animals that call rivers and streams home where boats often sail in About Habitats: Rivers and Streams.
Make your own mini sailboats using these Amersumer 10 Pcs DIY Toy Wood Boat Craft Kits
Explore the deep blue sea of your sensory bin, bathtub, and more with these Safari Ltd In The Water TOOB toys.
Link these Munchkin Bath Toy, Little Boat Train boats together to make a train or let them float on their own!
Pretend play with rivers and streams using this fun PLAYMOBIL Camping Adventure Carry Case Building Set.
Capture all the fun of camping and fishing with this Decopac Fireside Camp DecoSet.
Row Row Row Your Boat Videos
Learn sign language for the classic rhyme Row Row Row Your Boat in this Sing and Sign Row Row Row Your Boat in Sign Language video.
Follow Pattie Griffin as she teaches sign language for the classic rhyme Row Row Row Your Boat.
With School of Sparrows, you can teach your little ones to sign classic rhyme Row Row Row Your Boat.
Row Row Row Your Boat Song Videos
Sing along to Row Row Row Your Boat and watch the beautiful video to go along with it!
Sing along to this classic nursery rhyme with this sing-along Row Row Row Your Boat Song lyric video.
Get up and get dancing with this You Can Do It Too – Row, Row, Row Your Boat dancing video.
Follow Peppa Pig as she explores the classic nursery rhyme Row Row Row Your Boat Song.
Sing along, dance, and move to the Row Row Row Your Boat song by LIV Kids.
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