Make a Rainbow Fish to the Rescue Sensory Pretend Play Fishing Activity for Preschoolers and ToddlersLooking for fun, fishing activities? These aquarium crafts (fish in a bag) and make believe hoola hoop fishing ponds are perfect activities to try after reading one of the Rainbow Fish stories.
Rainbow Fish is a fun story about a school of sparkly scale fish who won't allow a little fish without the sparkle to play, similar to the story of Rudolph and the Reindeer Games. This is a great story to teach about inclusion and kindness. What theme for preschool could be more fun than Rainbow Fish?
Sharpies and Ziploc Baggie for Aquarium craft project for kids.
To Make Baggie Aquarium, You will need:
Blue Hair Gel
Companion Games and Activities for Rainbow Fish:
Rainbow Fish to the Rescue is a perfect story compliment.
Then using a sparkly piece of foam, I cut out a scale and taped
it to "its" shirt for Tag.
It took the little one a few minutes to catch on to the game of
tag. (Some didn't want anything to do with the scale.) But it is
so much fun watching as they learn the game and start running
after each other.
Tip: Miss Lora preferred the gel to the shampoo. It is thicker
and looks more like real ocean water but the little ones loved
Moral: It's not about making the perfect craft, it is
all about the process and the fun of experimenting!
We like to add a creative play element.
- Hoola-hoop Pond
- Pool Noodle Fish (Cut-up)
- Pail for the Catch
- Squiggly Pole to pretend
Best Rainbow Fish Ever
I adore this beautiful clay and sequin rainbow fish craft activity from Sun Hats and Wellie Boots.
Sequin and Clay Rainbow Fish Craft Activity.
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