Easy DIY Science Experiment That Kids Can Do At Home

This simple experiment can be done with things already sitting around the house- all you need are cups, water, paper towels, and food coloring. In just minutes, you can help your little scientist learn firsthand about the process of capillary action. 

All of the colors are a fun visual to help them learn about how water travels between materials, but you can even add in a lesson about how the color wheel and how to mix colors!