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Magnetic Wand Painting

Here is a really fun activity that mixes art and science!

You Will Need:

  • Magnetic wands (available on Amazon)
  • Metallic items (washers, bolts, screws, paper clips)
  • Tempra paints
  • White Card stock paper
  • Painters tape

The activity:

Stick a piece of paper to the table for each child. Prepare  shallow paint dishes with different colored paints and place metallic items in each of the containers of paint.

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Have children pick up the metallic items using the magnetic wand and drop them on the paper.

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Drag the metallic items across the paper using the magnet.

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The kids were mesmerized by this activity!