Just a couple of common household ingredients and you’ll be able to make some DIY slime at home that provides lots of gooey wiggly sensory entertainment.
Are you looking for a fun activity to do with the kiddos this summer? It takes just a couple common household ingredients to make some quick slime at home that provides lots of gooey wiggly sensory entertainment! Plus, it’s a great little mini science lesson learning how mixing Borax with polyvinyl acetate, a liquid polymer found in glue, creates one big squishy polymer when the molecules are linked together. You kids will going to LOVE this!
- 1/2 cup (4oz.) Elmer’s School Glue
- 1/2 cup water
- 1 teaspoon Borax Powder plus 1 cup water
- optional; Food Coloring, Paint, or Glitter
Notes: You can keep your slime covered in the fridge so it will last longer and not get moldy. The texture over time will get to be more like a putty as its played with more and more.