Handprint Rainbow

  • Rainbow colors of construction paper
  • Bulletin board/large sheet of background paper
  • Markers/Crayons/Pencil Colors/Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Glue


Under 1 hour


Instruct students to:

  1. Trace handprint at least 2x on construction paper
  2. Make about 10 handprints of each of the colors of the rainbow (red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and purple).
  3. Have each student cut out handprints.
  4. Attach the handprints onto the bulletin board/ background paper in a rainbow shape.


  • Cut out from Christmas colors.
  • Have students curl/decorate fingers.

Last Updated: 08/20/2013