rainbow activities for kids
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Actually they are Styrofoam plates. This is a fun little rainbow craft which will be fun for toddlers and preschoolers while teaching them colors and counting.

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  • Paper Plates cut into semi circles
  • Paint
  • Cotton Balls
  • Any golden treasure bits
  • Play Dough


First, I drew 2 rainbows on a Styrofoam plate ( use 2 semi circles cut out from the plate)

materials for rainbow craft

Then I cut out 7 strips along the curves of the drawn rainbow. Note: Try to be as uniform as possible  with the paper strips so it doesn’t get too complicated when you start attaching them to the play dough.

painting rainbows

Once I got the