Rainbow Ice!

Painting with ice!

Rainbow Ice!
Source: Rainbow Ice

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Rainbow Ice!

  1. Mix food coloring into water
  2. Pour into ice trays or containers
  3. Freeze them into different colored ice cubes
  4. Have your child paint with the ice cubes on a piece of paper!

Estimated Time:

  • 15–20 minutes
  • 3–4 hours to freeze ice cubes

Materials: Food coloring, water, ice cube trays or containers, and paper

Subject: Sensory and Art

Source: Rainbow Ice

Reviewed: 2020
Setting(s) for which the article is intended:
  • Family Child Care
Intended audience(s):
  • Parents / Family
Age Levels (the age of the children to whom the article applies):
  • Infants and Toddlers (Birth To Age 3)
  • Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)