Rainbow Fish (Grades 3-5)

Watch this read-aloud of “The Rainbow Fish” by Marcus Pfister, read by Ernest Borgnine, then answer the questions with a parent or family member below!

A person reads "Rainbow Fish"

Questions and Activities

  • There were a lot of ocean creatures in this book. How many did you see?
  • What was “The Rainbow Fish” about? Make sure to use evidence from the story to support your claim.
  • Does this story remind you of anything you have done for someone else that made you feel really good inside?
  • Find your rainbow! Start a journal of the things you do for others that make you happy!