4 cups sand + 2 cups corn starch + 1 cup of water = moon sand! Who knew?
Fun With Kids
Silky soft play dough for kids using 2 ingredients. 1 cup conditioner (the cheaper the better), 2 cups cornflour/cornstarch, Glitter (optional)
Rocks, pebbles, gravel, and trucks in a container-perfect!
moonsand - mix together 4 cups sand, 2 cups cornflour, and 1 cup of water.
school rules-sensory, related services
Bubble Painting - A squirt of dish soap, 15 drops of neon food colouring, 1/2 c. of water, straws. Using a straw, students blow until they have a huge pile of bubbles. Gently press paper onto the bubbles, allowing them to pop on the paper.
For My Classroom
This recipe went totally viral a while ago and it's no wonder - it's smells wonderful and so silky smooth - my kids' absolute favorite!
Cloud Dough (the stuff at hands on museums) 8 cups flour & 1 cup baby oil. It feels like flour as you run your fingers through it, but it's moldable. A wonderful sensory activity for children.
Marble Races with a cheap pool noodle
oobleck: 1 part water + 2 parts corn starch + food coloring = awesome.
for my lucky star
DIY Moon Sand Tried this on a smaller scale. Isla had fun with it it smelt nice :)
My future babies...