Time Required :
About an hour
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.
Step 1
Click here to download and print template.   
Step 2
Cut out each of the shapes for the rainbow, clouds and raindrops. 
Step 3
Trace and cut out the curved rainbow patterns and attach together, using a glue stick. The color order is, largest to smallest: red (base) and then orange, yellow, green, blue and purple. 
Step 4
Trace and cut out two clouds from white construction paper. 
Step 5
Use a glue stick to attach the clouds to the ends of the rainbow. 
Step 6
Trace and cut out eight raindrops from the same colors you used for the rainbow. 
Step 7
Using a marker, write words of kindness (or positive characteristics) onto the raindrops.
 
TIP: Words such as joy, peace, love, good, kind and/or honest are just a few examples. 
Step 8
Cut six strands of yarn to hang from the rainbow in varying lengths.
 
TIP: These lengths can be as long, or short, as you desire. 
Step 9
Use clear tape to attach the droplets to the strands of yarn. Make sure they are all facing forward and tape yarn to the back of the droplet. 
Step 10
Attach the strands of yarn to the back of the rainbow, using tape, and then turn the rainbow back to the front side. 
Step 11
To complete the rainbow, outline the clouds with glue and shake glitter on top. Shake excess glitter onto a piece of scrap paper and put back in the glitter jar. Let dry.
 
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Materials

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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10196947 
    $3.49
    ea.
    • Color: Fiesta
    • Size: 5 oz
    • Color: Fiesta
    • Size: 5 oz
    • Color: Fiesta
    • Size: 5 oz
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  • 876270966
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10533299 
    $5.50
    • Color: Silver
    • Size: 8 oz
    • Color: Silver
    • Size: 8 oz
    • Color: Silver
    • Size: 8 oz
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  • 834499287
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10232892 
    $3.99
    • Size: 7.625 oz
    • Size: 7.625 oz
    • Size: 7.625 oz
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  • 876270891
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10625590 
    $3.50
    • Color: Assorted
    • Size: 9x12
    • Count: 50
    • Color: Assorted
    • Size: 9x12
    • Count: 50
    • Color: Assorted
    • Size: 9x12
    • Count: 50
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  • You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10620930 
    $2.40
    $4
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    Item # 10176962 
    $3.99
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  • Household Tape – Clear
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