Exploring Density with Preschoolers

Lately, we have learned about color mixing using different mediums.  I thought that mixing blue water and red water would be a great way to introduce the concept that two liquids with the same densities mix together.  We combined the two cups and it showed us how the two different cups were not combined and mixed together.  I posed the question, do you think that all liquids mixed together like this?  We had to investigate....

Recently we learned about color mixing using different mediums. I thought that mixing blue water and red water would be a great way to introduce the concept that two liquids with the same densities mix together. We combined the two cups and it showed us how the two different cups were not combined and mixed together. I posed the question, do you think that all liquids mixed together like this? We had to investigate….

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