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Saturday Science: Color Mixing

SunnyGirl has finally mastered color recognition, so its time to step it up and show her how colors are made. Before we move on to cover shades and such, we’re going to practice mixing primary colors to make secondary colors.
For this experiment, I laid out 9 clear cups, each 1/3rd full of water. I put red food dye drops into two cups, yellow food dye drops into two cups, and blue food dye drops into two cups, leaving three cups with clear water. Then I laid out the cups in groupings so SunnyGirl knew which ones to mix.
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