Chromatography Christmas tree
Make colourful Christmas tree decorations and learn about ink chromatography
This Christmas STEM activity lets students create Christmas tree decorations in a new way, using chromatography! Students will use coffee filters, washable felt tips and a few other items to learn about mixtures, pigments and more!
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