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
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
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Berkeley Agent, Gary Eason
http://garyeason.net/



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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

homemade 3d puff paint

Kid made 3d puff paint


Materials

  • 1 1/2 cup salt
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 teaspoon either food color, tempera paint or liquid watercolor. (any non-toxic paint will work)
  • Squeeze bottles, cups and brushes, or Ziplock bags
  • Black or coloful construction paper

Directions
  1. Mix salt, flour, water until you have a thick paste.
  2. Put a portion of the mixture into three bags, bottle, or cups.
  3. Add a different color to each and mix well (child love to squish the bags to mix).
  4. If using bags snip off the corner.
  5. Let children squeeze or brush paint onto contruction paper.
 
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