Colors, Colors Everywhere! 11 Preschool Color Activities

Help kids learn their colors and explore the world around them with these fun activities!

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Color Scavenger Hunt

Your preschooler is familiar with the colors in her crayon box, but can she find these colors in the world? Take her on a scavenger hunt.
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Color Shades Detective

This preschool activity uses paint chips to help your child learn about different shades of colors and how to find different colors in nature.
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Magic Ice

Preschoolers are fascinated by how colors can be mixed to form new ones. This activity combines color mixing with the concept of melting for extra science fun.
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Color Matching Game

Your child will begin to recognize written color names as she looks at the different patterns and matches them up with the correct colors.
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Clothespin Drop

Help your preschooler practice counting, matching, and learning colors with this fun game!
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Color Cookies

This baking activity lets kids play with frosting, while experimenting with colors, and how they mix.
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Color Match: Wooden Peg Board

Make a natural wooden peg board to sharpen your child's color skills. Help your little one ace her color matching skills with this natural wooden peg board.
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Mix and Paint Color Shades

Kids get innovative as they mix their own colors then make a painting with the new shades of color they've created.
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Egg Carton Color Sorter

Teach your preschooler color recognition using this handy egg carton sorter. She will group objects by color and learn to recognize their names with this tool.
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Color Collage

Here's a preschool color collage activity to help your child work on her sorting skills, and create a beautiful addition to the refrigerator gallery.
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