Habitot Children's Museum

SPRING-SUMMER HOURS
April 1 - September 30
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Sun

9:30 - 12:30
9:30 - 12:30
9:30 - 12:30
9:30 - 12:30
9:30 - 4:30
9:30 - 4:30
Private Rentals Only

Closed on Sundays though September!

FALL-WINTER HOURS
October 1- March 31
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Sun
9:30 - 12:30
9:30 - 12:30
9:30 - 12:30
9:30 - 12:30
9:30 - 4:30
9:30 - 4:30
9:30 - 4:30

THIS MONTH'S SPONSOR
State Farm Insurance
Berkeley Agent, Gary Eason
http://garyeason.net/



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Habitot Children's Museum
2065 Kittredge Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 647-1111
www.habitot.org


Habitot at Home

Activity

Ice Cube Painting

Ice Cube Painting

Materials

  • Ice cube trays
  • Food coloring
  • Water
  • Ice cream sticks
  • Coffee filters
  • Paper

Directions
  1. Mix concentrated solutions of water and food color in a measuring cup.
  2. Fill each cube of an ice cube tray with one of the colored waters.
  3. Insert a popsicle stick into each cube to make the cubes easier to handle after freezing.
  4. Freeze ice cube tray 24 hours.
  5. When ready to paint, spread paper on a table.
  6. Pop out frozen colored cubes and let children paint on paper with the ice cubes.
  7. For something different, paint on coffee filters or other textured paper and see what happens.
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