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Colored Ice Cubes


Red, yellow, and blue food coloring
ice cube trays
zipper-closure plastic bags


1. Beforehand, prepare red, yellow, and blue ice cubes using water and food coloring.
2. Ask the children to place one red and one yellow ice cube in a bag, one yellow and one blue ice cube in another bag, and one red and one blue ice cube in a third bag.
3. Encourage the children to observe the colored ice cubes melting and creating new colors.
Book: The GIANT Encyclopedia of Kindergarten Activities
Center: Science/Discovery/Nature
Topic: Colors
Content: Science
Area: Cognitive
Age: Kindergarten
Interaction: Individual Child

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