I absolutely love setting up simple crafts for kids.
This one is one of my favorite rainbow craft ideas along with this popsicle stick rainbow craft!
Both are lots of fun and a perfect rainbow craft activity you can maybe try at home, homeschooling or in a school setting.
So easy and so fun.
I’ll be sharing below how to make rainbow art with these 3 easy tools and manipulatives and how you can even turn this simple rainbow crafts activity into a play to learn activity!
Related: Looking for even more Rainbow Crafts Activities? Here are over 60 Rainbow Ideas for Kids!
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Super easy peasy rainbow crafts for kids!
Easy Rainbow Crafts for Kids
This rainbow making activity was so easy to put together it only took a few “ingredients”.
Here are the steps to how I put this simple rainbow craft together:
Cut out long rectangular shapes out of foam sheets in different colors.
Then, set these on a table alongside Elmer’s glue.
Then, cut out a cloud shape out of cardstock paper.
Draw a cute set of eyes and a mouth to give the cloud a face.
Set the cardstock cloud on the table as well.
The fun part: Glue the foam sheets onto the back of the cloud.
Let dry for 20 minutes.
Boom! You’ve a simple and easy rainbow kids craft that took a few minutes to do!
Lot’s of fun, super easy and a bit of play to learn to this simple rainbow craft!
Some of the benefits of this simple crafts for rainbows activity are:
Fine Motor Skills
Pincer Grasp Skills
Hand Eye Coordination
Rainbow Art for Toddlers
Creative rainbow ideas can be so easy to setup like this simple rainbow arts and crafts.
Ditch the Elmers glue and see if your toddler can add the colored foam sheets to the cloud.
Talk about the different colors as you add them to the cardstock paper cloud.
Super easy rainbow ideas for toddlers that works on learning through play and a simple rainbow project for kids!
Related: Looking for simple ideas for rainbows that are similar to this one? Check out this Rainbow Popsicle Stick Craft!
Rainbow Activities for Preschoolers
For preschoolers, a simple name practice activity with the foam sheets is a fun idea too.
Write out your LO’s name on each of the rainbow strips and create the rainbow while learning how to spell your name!
Super easy and fun rainbow art ideas that inspire and teach play to learn ideas to this
rainbow paper craft as well.
Rainbow project for kindergarten can look like spelling sight words or skip counting by 3’s..
I hope that you enjoyed these rainbow themed crafts and Ideas for rainbow activities!
If you know of any fun preschool rainbow crafts that you’ve attempted before, share with me below!
I’d love to learn so that we can maybe try them out too!
Related: For more Rainbow crafts for preschoolers check out this post with over 60 Rainbow Crafts Activities for Kids!