Habitot Children's Museum

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
Beginning April 1st, CLOSED on Sundays!

SPRING-SUMMER HOURS
April 1 - September 30
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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
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Habitot Children's Museum
2065 Kittredge Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 647-1111
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Habitot at Home

Activity

Crayon Cookies

Kid made Crayon Cookies


Materials

  • Liquid water colors (Discount School Supply makes a good product) or food colors
  • White rice
  • Small bowls
  • Plastic spoons
  • White glue
  • Construction paper

Directions
  1. Place a small amount of white rice in several bowls
  2. Add 6-8 drops of each liquid watercolor or food color to the different bowls of rice to create multiple colors of rice.
  3. Mix well - some rice grains will be darkly colored and some will be lighter.
  4. Let rice dry.
  5. Let child paint with white glue on paper and then sprinkle different colors of rice over the glue. Let "rainbow rice" paintings dry.
 
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