Colors for kids

Kids and colors - a brilliant combination! Teach the colors to kids with these colors games, crafts, experiments, and rhymes.

38 Colors activities

Whale with Water Blowing Out of His Spout

Arts & Crafts by: Bijou

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 50 mins

Create a finger-painted whale on paper with fuzzy pipe cleaners for water blowing from the spout.

Stencil Painting with Sponge Texture

Arts & Crafts by: sumana

Ages: 24 to 48 months

Time: 20 mins

Child gets to make stenciled artwork while improving hand and eye coordination and fine motor skills.

Carnation Osmosis

Experiments by: sumana

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 8 hours 20 mins

Children will develop an understanding of how water travels through the stem to other parts of the plant.

Sorting Beads

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 24 to 48 months

Time: 10 mins

Teaches the concept of sorting and color identification.

Pot Painting

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Make your own colorful pots. This helps in improving the child's imagination and creativity.

Stringing Beads

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Children develop hand-eye coordination while exploring patterns and sorting.

Stack and Sort

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 6 mins

Learn to match and stack with stackable sets of plates, coasters, etc.

Homemade Watercolor Paint

Arts & Crafts by: Nancy M.

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 24 hours 10 mins

Use food coloring and ingredients from your pantry to create paints with your child.

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Zoo Animal Hunt

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Encourages real-world connections to picture text.

Sorting Laundry

Game by: Bijou

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Practice recognition and color names by sorting laundry to prepare for the wash.

Magic Dough

Experiments by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Observe physical changes in play-dough.

Sailor Went to Sea

Poems & Rhymes by: Veer2014

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time:

Classic British nursery rhyme that can be used as a clapping game or jump-rope rhyme.

Walking Water Experiment

Experiments by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 1 hour 20 mins

Observe capillary action in action with this colorful experiment.

Sandpaper Transfer Shirt

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 50 mins

Create a unique shirt with this unique transfer method.

Glowing Glitter

Experiments by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Create a glow in the dark glitter bottle.

Homemade Sidewalk Chalk

Experiments by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 24 hours 20 mins

Combine fun and science with this crafty experiment.

Flamingo Handprint

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 40 mins

Welcome summer with this charming flamingo art.

What Color Car?

Game by: tinymont

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

This game can be played by children familiar with vehicles, such as construction, civil service and public transportation.

Ladybug Thumb Prints

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Helps kids develop fine motor skills and identify colors.

Elephant Painted With a Toothbrush

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

This activity will help the child improve sensory movement and strengthen their fingers.