Color Changing Milk Experiment! AGES 2 +

Watch the magic happen with this color changing experiment!

Materials needed:
Milk
Food Coloring
Dish Soap (I used Dawn dish soap but think any would work)

Fill a tray with milk then put some drops of food coloring.
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We tried this experiment 3 different ways. First we used pipettes and dish soap. Using pipettes is great for fine motors. The boys used the pipettes to put drops of soap on the food coloring.
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Second we used q tips and dish soap. The boys dipped the tip of the q tip in the dish soap and then used the q tips to touch the drops of food coloring.
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The last time we soaked a cotton ball with dish soap and dropped it in the middle of all the drops of food coloring.
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Each time we tried it a different way we talked about the differences and similarities in what we observed. What is happening to the colors? The boys enjoyed all 3 ways!

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