DIY Silly Putty STEAM Activity
Looking for a way that will help kids let off STEAM? This can be done in a fun and productive way. STEAM is the acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. This interactive approach to learning is exciting, engaging and helps children to think creatively and problem solve. Check out this amazing STEAM activity for how to make silly putty!
- Measuring cups (1/2 cup & 1 cup)
- Dish Soap
- Ziplock Baggie or Airtight Container
Measure and pour ½ cup of dish soap into a bowl.
Add 1 cup of cornstarch to the bowl.
Stir mixture with a spoon until dish soap and cornstarch have mixed completely.
Use your hands and knead until the putty comes together into a putty like texture.
Note: If the putty feels too dry, add more dish soap.
If the putty feels runny, add more cornstarch.
Have fun and play with your putty!