Looking for ways to brighten up your dull, boring classroom? You can’t go wrong with rainbows! Not only do they create a vibrant, colorful theme, they’ve also become associated with acceptance and inclusion. To help you get started, we’ve put together this list of gorgeous rainbow bulletin boards for inspiration!
1. You Are a Rainbow of Possibilities
The perfect way to subtly remind your students that the outcome of this year will depend on the amount of effort they put into it.
2. Eat a Rainbow
Source: Pinterest/Eat A Rainbow
It’s important to help kids increase their nutritional understanding from a young age, and it’s easy to do with rainbow classroom themes like this one!
3. Attitude is the Mind’s Paintbrush
Source: Katie Davidson
For when students just can’t seem to look on the bright side—or need to be reminded that there is one.
4. Rainbow Bonds
Source: Pinterest/Rainbow Bonds
Leave the math lesson to your bulletin board! This is a great visual for teaching number bonds.
5. Be a Rainbow in Someone Else’s Cloud
Show your class that they can be rainbows, too, with this meaningful quote.
6. Weekly Focus
Source: The Super Teacher
Beautiful rainbow bulletin boards like this double as an innovative method for outlining the week. Who doesn’t want a more organized classroom?
7. New Friends are at the End of Our Rainbow
Simultaneously soothe young students’ beginning-of-the-year nerves and get them excited to meet their new friends with this rainbow display.
8. In Diversity There is Beauty and There is Strength
Source: The Designer Teacher
Have your class help you recreate this rainbow classroom theme design by writing their names on a cloud and a few reasons why they are unique on each rainbow strip … and voilà! You’ve got yourself a great rainbow bulletin board.
9. Sight Word Progress Chart
Never wonder who knows which words again with this nifty color-coordinated display.
10. Take What You Need
Source: Pinterest/Take What You Need
Make your hallway—and someone’s day—a little bit brighter with this simple rainbow of sticky notes.
11. Find the Gold at the End of the Rainbow
This St. Patrick’s Day bulletin board features an interactive math rainbow. Enough said.
12. You Fit Right In!
Source: Pinterest/You Fit Right In!
This rainbow classroom theme sends the best kind of message, especially to younger kids. Create a classroom environment where everyone is welcome and begin teaching your students about acceptance.
13. Use Correct Fingers for the Keyboard
Don’t tell anyone, but this giant rainbow keyboard would be a helpful reference for me, too.
14. Your True Colors
Source: Pinterest/Your True Colors
Your students have a rainbow of talents and qualities, so display them on a bulletin board!
15. Class Expectations
This design puts the “fun” in functional. Even classroom expectations look better in a rainbow!
16. Hello Sunshine
Source: School Girl Style‘s Hello Sunshine Theme
Rainbow classroom themes spread so much happiness, and this is one of the best!
17. Vintage Vibes
Source: Confetti and Creativity
This timeless style combines the pop of primary colors with playful black and white prints.
18. It’s a Jungle in Here!
Source: Polka Dot Teacher
A rainbow of colorful and animal prints? How fun!
19. Rainbow Math Activities
While it’s not a bulletin board, this set of math games will go perfectly with rainbow classroom themes!
20. Cute Rainbow Classroom
Source: School Girl Style
This classroom is so much fun. Look at that colorful rainbow ceiling!
21. Celebrate Pride
Source: Residence Life Crafts
Recognize Pride Awareness Month each June in your classroom!
22. Celebrate Their Work
Source: First Grade A to Z
What a beautiful way to put students’ hard work on display!
23. Rainbow Classroom Makeover
Source: Kindergarten Korner
This rainbow classroom makeover is perfect for anyone who loves ROYGBIV goodness!
24. Rainbow Classroom Theme
Source: Clutter-Free Classroom
This bundle of rainbow bulletin boards is a great way to transform your classroom!
25. Taking Pride in Our Differences
Source: Pinterest/Tucker Downs
Promote diversity and inclusion in your classroom!
26. Rainbow Class Reminders
Source: What The Teacher Wants
Setting classroom behavior rules and expectations has never been more cheery!
27. Rainbow Chalkboard
Cool silhouettes of children bring this rainbow classroom theme to life!
Have you ever created a rainbow bulletin board in your classroom? Share pictures of your masterpiece in our Facebook group WeAreTeachers Chat!
Also check out our educational rainbow activities!