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Singing a Rainbow

Singing a rainbow-01


  • Popsicle sticks
  • Crepe paper (red, yellow, orange, pink, purple, green, and blue)
  • Tape or glue


What to do

1. Attach a different color of crepe paper to each Popsicle stick using tape or glue.

2. Give each child a Popsicle stick and crepe paper.

3. Teach the children the words to the rainbow poem:

Red and yellow and orange and pink
Purple and green and blue,
I can sing a rainbow, sing a rainbow, with my friends like you.

4. The children will wave their colors each time it is mentioned in the poem.


-Lisa M. Chichester, Parkersburg, PA

Book: GIANT Encyclopedia of Preschool Activities for 4-Year-Olds
Center: Group or Circle Time
Topic: Letters/Sounds/Words
Content: The Arts: Poetry
Area: Language
Age: 4 Years Old
Interaction: Large Group

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