A fanned out collection of coloured paper



Spring is here and the world has gotten a lot more colourful. Let’s explore colour with these crafts, experiments, videos and books.

Go on a colour scavenger hunt in your house or when you go outside.

Can you find something for each of these colours?

  • Red

  • Orange

  • Yellow

  • Green

  • Blue

  • Purple

  • Pink

  • Brown

Some other fun and crafty ideas...

  • Create a rainbow for your window with clear mac tac and tissue paper.
  • Use an egg carton to make a colourful flower wreath for your front door.
  • A colourful chalk garden can brighten up your driveway or walkway.

Decorate your house with colour diffused butterflies with this great coffee filter craft with these easy to follow instructions.

Make a Walking Rainbow with this science experiment.

Learn how a rainbow is made with these videos from SciShow Kids and PBS on YouTube.

You will need your RHPL library card for the following...

Have a peek at our colourful ebooks!

Overdrive Kids

Hoopla Kids

Try searching “colors” in BookFlix and Tumblebooks.

Want more? See themed days by our staff on our Daily Adventures page.