Co-curricular: Art, Science, and Creative Writing with Rainbows

It’s almost March! Ignore the cold weather. Begin to think of St. Patrick’s day, great winds for kite flying, rain showers, and rainbows.  Leprechauns are said to have a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. Let’s see what we can find!

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The science lesson:

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http://www.physicsclassroom.com/class/refrn/Lesson-4/Rainbow-Formation

The concept of the rainbow is useful in discussing plot and character arcs:

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(Ingrid Sundburg)

A rainbow streamer art project can add fun and color:

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i8VeZL1shz8

(Kerry’s Paper Crafts)

Curling ribbon or crepe paper can also be used.

Assignment:

Fill in this template with information from one of your stories:

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