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It's Time For Counting is a Barney Home Video that was released on January 13, 1998.


When the numbers from Stella's alarm clock get missing, Barney and the kids help search for the rest of the numbers. They head to the school library, where they read some classic children's stories. When all the numbers are returned to the alarm clock, Stella has a very special surprise for Barney and his friends!



  1. Barney Theme Song
  2. A Hunting We Will Go
  3. A Great Day for Counting!
  4. The Library
  5. The Gaggle, Giggle, Wiggle Dance
  6. My Yellow Blankey
  7. Here, Kitty Kitty
  8. Books Are Fun!
  9. You Can Count on Me
  10. Look at Me, I'm Three
  11. Farm Nursery Rhyme Medley: Little Bo Peep/Little Boy Blue/I Had a Little Hen/Hickety Pickety
  12. In Our Family
  13. I Love You


  1. The Goose Who Laid the Golden Eggs
  2. Belling the Cat
  3. The Turnip




  • This video marked:
    • The first appearance of Booker T. Bookworm.
    • The first Barney video to feature a preview of Groundling Marsh.
    • The last Barney video to feature a preview of Kids for Character.
    • The first home video to feature the "Learn About" label on the back of a Barney Home Video cover.
    • The only time Booker T. Bookworm appeared with Kim and Stella the Storyteller.
  • BJ is mentioned in this video.
  • The farm set where 2 stories are acted in this video was previously used in E-I-E-I-O.
  • Brice Armstrong, the actor that portrays Miss Etta Kette on the television series, provides the voice for Beauregard the Cat. 
  • When Barney is taking a picture of Stella and her cousins, you can hear one of them say "sneeze".
  • Although this video was released in 1998, the end credits actually say "Copyright 1997 Lyons Partnership, L.P.", which could mean that this video was produced in 1997.
  • Josh Martin and Lee Clark performed Barney and Baby Bop in this video, as David Joyner and Jeff Ayers were taping Barney's Great Adventure at that time.
  • If you translate the title of the Spanish release (on the cover) it's called It's Time for Counting with Barney.
  • The video is also the first home video release to feature Barney's Great Adventure theatrical trailer as a sneak preview before "Please Stay Tuned" bumper.
  • Although David Bernard Wolf composed the music for this video, he was uncredited.

Barney Home Video
Barney & the Backyard Gang

The Backyard Show (1988) • Three Wishes (1989) • A Day At The Beach (1989) • Waiting for Santa (1990) • Campfire Sing-Along (1990)
Barney Goes To School (1990) • Barney in Concert (1991) • Rock with Barney (1991)


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Barney's Best MannersBarney Rhymes with Mother GooseBarney's Home Sweet HomesLove To Read, With Barney

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Let's Make Music


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