A found one of our books today, flipped through, & then said she wanted to try this one. So after checking it out & realizing we had everything (cornstarch, water, & food coloring) we got down to business.
A helped measure the cornstarch, added a few drops of blue food coloring to the water. Then we headed outside to our little pool to play.
It was fun watching (& playing with) this substance that is a liquid when sitting, but when you squeeze it is turns solid!
Both A & S had a fun time playing with the oobleck!
*Note: Clean up was easy. Used wet washcloth on the kids & then added more water & was able to easily rinse out the pool.
SKILLS: Sensory, Imagination, Solid vs. Liquid.