Any picky eaters in your house? I’m sure many mothers raised their hands on that one! Here is an urdu poem for kids about roti (traditional crisp bread eaten in South Asian houses) that might encourage your picky eater at dinner time.
Urdu Poem for Kids: Roti
Here is a video of Zeynab and I singing the urdu poem for kids about Roti. This poem is written by Me, Tamania (aka Urdu Mom) and I would really appreciate it if you give the right credits when you share this poem.
Here are the lyrics:
Ye hai pyari se eik roti,
Dost hain is ke sabzi aur boti,
Naan aur paratha hain is ke bhai,
Khoob barhta hai jis ne roti khaye“
And here are lyrics written in urdu script:
یہ ہے پیاری سی ایک روٹی،دوست ہیں اس کے سبزی اور بوٹی،نان اور پراٹھا ہیں اس کے بھائی،خوب بڑھتا ہے جس نے روٹی کھائی۔
Key Learning Points
- This is a very simple poem to sing with your children. The words are easy for children to remember.
- Make eating time fun for your children by singing along this poem.
- Start a discussion about healthy and balanced eating with your children.
Do check out more urdu resources on the blog by checking out the Urdu section and here are some related blog posts that I have linked below: