Rainbow crafts – whether for Noah’s Ark or not – are an excellent time to discuss the three primary colors and how other colors are created.
Items Needed: Container, Red/yellow/blue paint, Paint brushes, Paper,
Directions: Discuss how colors are created using the three primary colors – red, yellow, and blue. Combine the below colors and have the child guess what color will be made. Print the Rainbow printable and have the child paint the six colors of the rainbow (combining indigo and violet) between the lines. Add cotton balls for clouds.
red and yellow = orange
blue and yellow = green
red and blue = purple