Rainbow Activities for Kids
Rainbows really engage young kids because they are so bright and colorful. So using them to teach important skills is super smart!
These rainbow activities are all hands-on and fun, so the kids are going to have a blast learning important skills during your rainbow theme lessons.
We had a blast with this super cool walking water rainbow science experiment recently and I bet your kids would love it too!
Rainbow Printables and More
We have done many fun rainbow activities here on Fun Learning for Kids because the kids love them!
From alphabet and letter sounds to number sense and sight words, I have got you covered with engaging rainbow printables and activities.
These fun activities, games and science experiments would be the perfect addition to your rainbow literacy, math and science centers this spring!
Our Favorite Rainbow Activities
In my experience rainbows are an excellent medium for learning activities for kids. There are so many ways to integrate rainbows and learning, but here are a few of my favorites!
Check them all out below and keep scrolling to find links to lots of other rainbow theme and St. Patrick's Day theme activities!
More Rainbow Literacy Learning Activities
Alphabet Letter Matching Rainbow- Match lowercase and uppercase letters while making a beautiful rainbow.
Rainbow Hop Letter Sounds Game - Give kids a chance to move and learn letter sounds with this fun alphabet game!
Sight Word Rainbow from Playdough to Plato - Practice reading and writing sight words and then make a rainbow with the words.
I See a Rainbow Book Making Project from Fun-A-Day - This is such a fun way for kids to learn colors and exploring the basic features of print.
Rainbow Name Puzzles from Still Playing School - Kids will love learning to identify and spell their name with this colorful rainbow puzzle.
Rainbow Themed Literacy Activities from Nurture Store - Several rainbow activities that will help kids learn to identify letters, letter sounds and even sight words!
More Math Rainbow Learning Activities
Sort and Count Rainbow Puzzle from Powerful Mothering - Sort and count these colorful disks to make a gorgeous rainbow!
Rainbow Popsicle Stick Patterns from Playdough to Plato - Make patterns with rainbow-colored popsicle sticks.
Rainbow Themed Math Activities from Nurture Store - Identify numbers, practice counting and even do simple math problems with these fun math activities!
Rainbow Number Puzzles from ABCs to ACTs - A fun, hands-on way for kids to learn numbers during your rainbow theme math centers.
Rainbow Math With a DIY Abacus from Fun-A-Day - This rainbow math activity is perfect for your rainbow math lessons.
Rainbow Art Activities
Rainbow Q-Tip Art from Fun With Mama - This fun painting activity will help the kids develop fine motor skills while making a cool art project.
Rainbow Science Craft from Little Bins for Little Hands - This super cool rainbow STEAM project is sure to be a hit with the kids!
Surprise Rainbow Art Activity from Best Ideas for Kids - This awesome rainbow art activity will really WOW the kids.
Rainbow Rolling Pin Painting from Preschool Inspirations - The kids will have a blast painting rainbows with this super fun technique!
Check out these other fun ideas from the Kid Blogger Network!
Top 10 Rainbow Ideas for St Patricks Day from Powerful Mothering
Top 10 Creative Snack Ideas for St. Patrick’s Day from Artsy Momma
Top 10 Ways to make a Handprint Rainbow from Fun Handprint Art
Top 10 Rainbow Science Activities from Preschool Powol Packets
Top 10 St Patrick’s Day Science Ideas for Kids from Little Bins for Little Hands
Top 10 Rainbow Art Ideas for Kids from Messy Little Monster
Top 10 Rainbow Fine Motor Ideas from Still Playing School
Top 10 St. Patrick’s Day Printables from The Pleasantest Thing