OOBLECK. This stuff is amazing. Mix 2 cups of cornstarch and 1 cup water in a bowl. To color oobleck, add a few drops of food coloring to the water before adding to the cornstarch. Takes some effort to mix the water and cornstarch. Oobleck defies Newton’s third law of motion–for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction. If you quickly smack oobleck with your hand it immediately turns into a solid, instead of splashing or moving. If you slowly move oobleck it reacts like a…
Super Bubble Recipe~ Make giant, industrial-strength bubbles with 6 cups water, 1 cup light corn syrup, and 2 cups Joy dish-washing soap-- if using an ultra concentrated dish-washing liquid, use only 1 1/3 cups. Inexpensive, easy to make, and fun to use!
Awesome Cleaning Slime am 1 tablespoons of white (Elmers) glue. Add about 1 spoon full of water. Mix. Then in another cup put 2 tablespoons of borax and 2 tablespoons of water. Pour the glue solution and the borax solution together and you get slime. Add some food color to the glue first if you want a cool color.
Make easily with Salt Dough - 2 cups flour, 1 cup salt, cold water. Mix until has consistency of play dough. bake at 250 for 2 hours, then cool and paint. Good recipe for thumbprint pendants. Plus you could probably put a couple small prints in it!
Diy sock fish game idea for kids. This would be a fun party game or gift idea. :) *note link doesn't work but if you look at the photo it looks like they used colorful kids socks, buttons, ribbon, stuffing, a pole, string, and magnets. You can upcycle all those cool and colorful missing socks. Fun Girl Scout activity to make and easy DIY craft idea to get the kids involved.
Fill your ice cube trays with water, adding a drop of food coloring to each section. When frozen, these can be popped out and put in bath water. They’ll have fun “chasing” them around in the tub and trying to grab them before they melt. Yay!
Homemade pet jelly fish. that's about the neatest thing EVER. I did this with my 3rd, 4th and 5th grade class. Told them to bring in a bottle and a bag. Some of the kids brought it in and the rest of the kids thought it was dumb. After we did this project, the kids who thought it was dumb, didn't think so anymore. Kids who made them, named them and love them at home now.