If your child has mastered the skill of blowing, she may enjoy this activity. If not, she will still enjoy using the straw as a paintbrush.
- Tempera paint
- Drinking straw
- Drop a bit of thin paint on a piece of paper.
- Give your child a straw and have her blow the paint around.
- If you like, add a second and third color.
- You can also try different types of paper for different effects.
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Copyright 1999 by Patricia Kuffner. Excerpted from The Toddler's Busy Book with permission of its publisher, Meadowbrook Press.
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