Creating slime is a trending hobby for young children. Although it is messy, it is a great tool to help with fine motor skills and even science and engineering. The problem with slime is that it usually ends up too sticky and messy. This lesson probes the question: How can I create the perfect slime consistency?
How can I create a slime consistency that is not too sticky? What is the recipe for perfect slime?
Other Instructional Materials or Notes:
Smart board, internet, iPads, see-saw app for iPads
Glue, laundry detergent, water, science journals (or paper), and pencils
- 1.S.1 The student will use the science and engineering practices, including the processes and skills of scientific inquiry, to develop understandings of science content.
- 1.S.1B Technology is any modification to the natural world created to fulfill the wants and needs of humans. The engineering design process involves a series of iterative steps used to solve a problem and often leads to the development of a new or impr...
Lesson Created By: LauraWhitener