Sponged Rainbows


R was 16 months old at the time of this activity


Making Rainbows

I taped some kraft paper on the ground, handed R a sponge that had rainbow coloured paint stripes on it and let her make some rainbows!  Since I didn’t put paint on the entire length of the sponge, R was able to hold the unpainted section and didn’t get paint all over her hands.  The paint lasted for about 2-3 strokes and then new paint had to be put on again to keep the fun going.  I’d suggest having two sponges with one ready to go while the child plays with the other one, in case the little one gets impatient in between!   Continue reading