Learn how rainbows are formed and what colors they include. A video about rainbow colors is included. Several sites include instructions for experiments that allow students create their own rainbows. There is a link to an eThemes Resource on light and color.
In this lesson, students will learn about rainbows and properties of light. Next they will choose their own science experiment and evaluate it to determine which experiment will work for their project.
These sites are about visible light and the color spectrum. Learn the basic concepts of color theory including the color wheel, additive and subtractive colors, reflection, and refraction. Try the online color blindness test. There is also information about the speed of light and how the eye works. Many sites include interactive activities that are fun for the SMARTboard.