I always love finding new and engaging rainbow activities for kids. In the hopes that you agree with me, I’d love to share 25+ amazing rainbow activities that I think the kiddos will love. These activities are great for celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, teaching colors, and bringing spring into learning.
Colorful Learning and Playing with Rainbow Activities
Unique Rainbow Art for Kids – Buggy and Buddy
Rainbow Hair – Rubberboots and Elf Shoes
10 Preschool Rainbow Activities – Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds
Edible Rainbow Sensory Bin – Life with Moore Babies
Teaching Shapes and Colors with Rainbow Rocks – Fun-A-Day!
Rainbow Scissor Skills & Color Matching Activity – Little Bins for Little Hands
Racing Rainbow Painting with Cars – Fantastic Fun and Learning
Montessori Color Mixing Activities – Living Montessori Now
Creating a Rainbow – KC Edventures
Rainbow Fine Motor Play – Fun-A-Day!
Rainbow Lacing Busy Bag – Coffee Cups and Crayons
Rainbow Sight Word Game – The Measured Mom
Rainbow Sensory Collage – Crayon Box Chronicles
Rainbow Jar: Kids’ Science Experiment – Playdough to Plato
What’s My Colour? Colour Song and Guessing Game – Let’s Play Music
Beading a Rainbow – Parenting Chaos
St. Patrick’s Day for Preschoolers (Cereal Rainbow) – Sorting Sprinkles
Build a 3D Rainbow – Gift of Curiosity
Rainbow Fine Motor Play – Sugar Aunts
Rainbow Activity with Colorful Corn Sensory Play – Fun-A-Day!
Fine Motor Rainbow Pipe Cleaner Craft – The OT Toolbox
Magnetic Letter Rainbow Color Activity – Fantastic Fun and Learning
Rainbow Toy Hunt – Coffee Cups and Crayons
Easy Colored Rice St. Patrick’s Day Centerpiece – Lynnae McCoy
Color Matching with Transformers Rescue Bots – Stir the Wonder
Scented Rainbow Science and Sensory Play – Fun-A-Day!
Even More Rainbow Activities Collections
36 Rainbow Activities for Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers and Older Kids – Fun at Home with Kids
40 Fantastic Rainbow Activities for Kids – The Imagination Tree
Rainbow Inspired Recipes, Crafts and Activities for Kids – The Outlaw Mom Blog
Rainbow Sensory Play Ideas – Twodaloo
Rainbow Crafts and Activities – Housing a Forest
A Full Week of Playful Rainbow Theme Ideas
Save time and get right to the playful learning with our printable lesson plan sets. Each set includes over 30 playful learning activities related to the theme, and we’ve provided different versions for home preschool families and classroom teachers so all activities are geared directly toward your needs.