How is it that no two fingerprints are exactly alike? Leave your mark with this hands-on fingerprint activity!
One thing that makes us so unique is our fingerprints. You are the only one in the world with your fingerprint!
There are three types of fingerprints: loops, whorls and arches.
In this video from the NY STEAM Bus at Niskayuna CSD, Emma Anderson shows you how to turn your fingerprints into fingerprint monsters!
What You Need
- A piece of paper
- Paint brush
What To Do
- Paint a thin coat of paint on one of your fingerprints.
- Press finger down firmly on the paper.
- Repeat Steps 1 and 2 multiple times
- After making fingerprints, take a marker and take a marker and decorate them
What does your fingerprint art look like? Share a picture by tagging #CapRegSummer and submit the picture at the NY STEAM Bus Summer Adventure page.