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6 Part Colour Wheel and Colour Theory Worksheets

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 4 pages | Years: F - 7

A set of colour theory worksheets featuring the 6 primary and secondary colours.

Use these worksheets to consolidate your students’ understanding of colour temperature and colour theory.

The colour theory posters cover:

Primary Colours: red, yellow and blue

Primary colours are the colours that can’t be mixed or formed by any combination of other colours. All other colours are made from these 3 hues.

Secondary Colours: green, orange and purple

These are the colours created by mixing two primary colours together.

Warm Colours are made with orange, red, yellow and combinations of these. Warm colours remind us of sunlight and heat.

Cool Colours such as blue, green and blue-purple remind us of water and sky.


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  • Nissa Venton

    This is perfect. We are just about to teach colour in Prep and the colour wheel with Warm and Cool is perfect. Thank you

    • Stephanie (Teach Starter)

      You're most welcome, Nissa. I hope you and your students enjoy using this resource!