Arts & Crafts

Rainbow and Clouds

Rainbow and Clouds
Photo by: masamom

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Practice color recognition while creating a spring craft.

Time
35 minutes
Ages
24 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots
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Supplies

  • Colored fruit ring cereal
  • Construction paper (Any color)
  • Liquid glue
  • Cotton balls
  • Marker

Steps

  1. Draw simple clouds on each side of the construction paper.
  2. Glue cotton balls inside each of the cloud shapes.
  3. Separate fruit ring circle into piles by color.
  4. Create and glue single-colored arches of fruit ting cereal from one cloud to the other.
  5. Set aside to dry at least 15 minutes.
Associated Activity
For older children, discuss the order of colors in the rainbow using ROY G. BIV (red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet).

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