Pot O' Gold Slime

Pot O' Gold Slime

Create an amazing, oozing mix of ingredients that encourages sensory play. Don't worry about getting a little messy, because who doesn't like slime?

Ages:
5 - 16
Est. Time:
<30 mins

How we did it:

Materials List

  1. mixing bowl
  2. liquid starch
  3. clear glue
  4. measuring cup
  5. popsicle stick
  6. glitter - gold
  7. liquid watercolor - yellow, or yellow food coloring
  8. plastic bag
  1. Step 1

    Gather your materials. 

  2. Step 2

    Pour ¼ cup of liquid starch into the mixing bowl. 

  3. Step 3

    Add gold glitter and liquid watercolor to the bowl and mix well. 

  4. Step 4

    Add a little over ¼ cup of clear glue to the bowl. 

  5. Step 5

    Start mixing the slime with your hands! It might take a while for the slime to feel like slime. Don’t worry - just be patient and keep mixing! 

  6. Step 6

    When your slime starts to look stringy (about 5 minutes of mixing), put it in a plastic bag, squeeze out any excess air, and let it sit for 10-15 minutes. 

  7. Step 7

    Take the slime out of the plastic bag, knead it a bit, and start playing!

  8. Tip!

    To keep your slime from drying out, store it in a plastic bag.