Some of you may be very familiar with this image of a rainbow. It has become a very important symbol of these times with a lot of children from around the world placing rainbows in their windows.
However, why and when does a rainbow appear?
This short video might help to explain:
Can you remember all the colours of the rainbow?
This video might help:
You could practice learning the colours by playing the games on this website:
Here are some crafts for you to try:
For both of these you will need a paper plate or semi-circle of card (could be from a cereal box?) along with tissue paper, colouring pens or pencils or perhaps paint with some cotton ball clouds to finish it off.
You might also like to try a Rainbow Treasure Hunt – you could make a sheet up like this to help you:
Finally, we can’t end our rainbow lesson without hearing the most famous rainbow song from the movies:
Hope you enjoyed learning about the rainbow!
Linda and Ana.