Fruit Loop Rainbow

Color recognition activity with fruit loops rainbow

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Support your little one’s color recognition, sorting, and fine motor skills with this popular cereal! This sweet activity helps to improve your child’s hand-eye coordination too!

LEARNING GOALS:

  • Color recognition
  • Fine motor practice

AGE: 2 – 3 Years Old

TIME: 10 Mins

CATEGORY: Colors, Motor Skills

MATERIALS:

  • Rainbow Worksheet
  • Fruit Loops

INSTRUCTIONS

1
Print out a rainbow worksheet.
2
Review the colors of the rainbow with your child. For a challenge, ask if they can identify a color that starts with the letter R or a color that starts with the letter B.
3
Pour out a bunch of fruit loops.
4
Have your child sort, and carefully place, the fruit loops according to the colors of the rainbow on the worksheet.

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TIPS
  • Create simple patterns using the fruit loops, such as ABABABA or ABBABBABBA.
  • For an additional challenge, ask your child to count the different colors of fruit loops and compare the groups to each other. Ask them if there more orange fruit loops or purple ones. How do they know?

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