Colors of the Sun

Color is such an everyday phenomenon that we don’t usually give it a lot of thought. But colors can produce surprising effects, for example, in the way they mix together.

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The science behind this offers several opportunities for exploration among young students. For this experiment, we created suns while combining colors.

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Using red paint, yellow paint, and orange paint, we swirled around the different colors, seeing what would happen! This helped strengthened your little one’s analytical prediction making skills.

 

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