Pre-writing in Rainbow
Updated: Dec 29, 2021
Draw pictures, create patterns and practice writing with this simple homemade Rainbow Salt Tray. It is a great activity for children of all ages.
Skill Level: Easy
Suitable For: 3-4 years old
Estimated Time: 15 - 30 mins
A box with a depth of about 2-4 inches (e.g. shoe box lid)
100g of cooking salt
Cut the coloured papers into strips to fit the box and place them according to the colours of the rainbow.
Tape the strips of paper together according to the colours of the rainbow and glue it onto the shoebox lid.
Cover the lid lightly with salt.
Get your child to write letters, numbers, or shapes on the sand and watch as the rainbow colours get exposed!