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Buttah Slime

Cool Science, Quick Crafts

overview

what time is it? that’s right! it’s slime time! this project is jam-packed with sticky, stretchy, science-y fun! let’s get smooshing and spreading this super cool buttah slime!

45 minutes

maker checklist

  • white school glue
  • sta-flo liquid starch
  • white model magic clay
  • food colorings
  • small bowl + craft stick
  • measuring cups +spoons
  • cornstarch (just a bit)
  • small container with lid

instructions

1

pour 1/4 cup glue into a bowl, and add 5 (dark) -15 (yellow) drops of food coloring. stir and mix well.

2

add 1/4 – 1/2 cup of liquid starch to the glue, a little at a time. mix slowly and thoroughly, and keep adding until your slime is the consistency you prefer!

3

dust your hands with cornstarch then knead your slime until it is no longer sticky and can be moved from hand to hand with ease.

4

add 1 oz model magic clay to your slime (a small handful of clay) and knead into an even consistency… just like buttah!