Science & Art: 2 Fun Experiments For Young Children

Science & Art: 2 Fun Experiments For Young Children

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Science experiments can be a wonderful way for children to learn, not only about science but also about working as a team, developing patience and following directions. Science experiments are also wonderful for boosting cognitive flexibility, focus and curiosity.The following two experiments are fairly simple but full fun and learning: Science & art experiment 1 Droplets of Color = Why Do Oil and Water not mix?  Materials: vegetable oil  food coloring in small containers water pipettes or eye droppers white plates Place one to two table spoons of oil onto a plate to create an oil "canvas". Using pipettes drop food coloring onto the oil and watch as droplets form.  Drop a few drop of just water or water mixed with food coloring to observe the ways in which the water, oil…
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