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How to make Gak (Slime)

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We had a few days of rain around here so we made some slime to occupy our time inside. Just two ingredients and you will be able to really impress your kids!

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To make simply mix equal parts of liquid starch and glue together.

We placed 1/4 cup liquid starch into a sandwich bag and added about 3 drops of green food coloring.

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Next add in 1/4 cup glue

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Mix well. It will start to form a solid blob. There might be a  bit of liquid that will not mix in, just remove the blob of slime and discard the bag with the extra liquid.

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Take it out of the bag and have fun!

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Looking for more ways to impress your kids? Try making oobleck!

Need a way to use up the rest of the starch? Try making some marbleized paper.

You will find other rainy day activities here.

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Thanks Laci for asking us how to make Gak. The list of submitted DIY questions is getting long, but I love reading the requests and learning what interests Skip to my Lou Readers!  If you have a DIY question you can fill out the form in the left sidebar and hit go. Thank You!

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