Students learn about rainbows with The Children’s Museum at Saratoga

Individual standing before a class of students

Students in Mrs. Kennedy’s kindergarten class had the opportunity to learn about the science and myth behind rainbows as a part of the Catching Rainbows program with Ben LaPoint of The Children’s Museum at Saratoga.

two students doing craft activity

Mr. LaPoint read “Why?: A Sciencey, Rhymey Guide to Rainbows” by Billy Dunne to the class before helping them create their own rainbow catchers. Students learned how light refraction and reflection work to display rainbows.


Students and individual huddled on carpet, drawing