Magical Star Slime Recipe

Do you have a space lover who loves to explore far away galaxies? Get hands-on with this magical star slime recipe! This amazing-looking slime entertains and allows for sensory exploration, even in the depths of space. galactic adventures in slime

With this recipe, you can have a galactic adventures in slime and a sensory science activity that’s a perfect ending to your studies on space or a novel study on a fantasy story.

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Magical Star Slime Recipe

If you’re studying the constellations or just need a cool variation for your favorite slime recipe, try this.

The wonder of the stars is captured in this gooey version of space. Let your child get messy with this magical star slime recipe, even as they learn about the stars, the planets and space.

Magical star slime waiting to be explored!

Their imagination will blast off with the sensory boost of sparkly, starry goop. It’s fun for every little astronaut!

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Recommended Constellation Books for Kids

We love learning about space here. There’s something about the stars that makes us think deep thoughts, but still get excited. Finding those pictures and familiar patterns in the sky can be a fun activity for the whole family!

So grab one or two of these books, and on your next nice evening with a clear sky, get out there and start your own space exploration adventure.

What We See in the Stars: An Illustrated Tour of the Night SkyWhat We See in the Stars: An Illustrated Tour of the Night SkyGlow-in-the-Dark ConstellationsGlow-in-the-Dark ConstellationsStar Finder!: A Step-by-Step Guide to the Night SkyStar Finder!: A Step-by-Step Guide to the Night SkyConstellations: The Story of Space Told Through the 88 Known Star Patterns in the Night SkyConstellations: The Story of Space Told Through the 88 Known Star Patterns in the Night SkyA Child's Introduction to the Night Sky: The Story of the Stars, Planets, and Constellations--and How You Can Find Them in the Sky (Child's Introduction Series)A Child’s Introduction to the Night Sky: The Story of the Stars, Planets, and Constellations–and How You Can Find Them in the Sky (Child’s Introduction Series)There's No Place Like Space: All About Our Solar System (Cat in the Hat's Learning Library)There’s No Place Like Space: All About Our Solar System (Cat in the Hat’s Learning Library)

 

Magical Star Slime Supplies

Magical Star Slime Supplies

This magical star slime is a really simple project. All you need are few household products and some sparkly confetti. It’s affordable, easy and yet the results look amazing.

Check below for the exact steps you need to make magical star slime for your students.

Elmer's Liquid School Glue, Clear, Washable, 1 Gallon - Great for Making SlimeElmer’s Liquid School Glue, Clear, Washable, 1 Gallon – Great for Making SlimeEquate Saline Solution for Sensitive Eyes Twin Pack, 12 fl oz, 4 countEquate Saline Solution for Sensitive Eyes Twin Pack, 12 fl oz, 4 countArm & Hammer Pure Baking Soda, 8oz, Pack of 2Arm & Hammer Pure Baking Soda, 8oz, Pack of 2Beistle CN054 Silver Holographic Stars Confetti, 1/2-OunceBeistle CN054 Silver Holographic Stars Confetti, 1/2-OunceTiny Stars Glitter Confetti 3mm Stars Confetti Laser Sequins for Party Decoration, DIY Crafts, Premium Nail Art, Body Art Eye Bling - 10g,Holographic SilverTiny Stars Glitter Confetti 3mm Stars Confetti Laser Sequins for Party Decoration, DIY Crafts, Premium Nail Art, Body Art Eye Bling – 10g,Holographic SilverHTVRONT Holographic Chunky Glitter - 100g/3.5oz Silver Chunky Glitter for Resin, Shaker Cap Holographic Glitter Chunky Mixed with Fine Glitter, Chunky Glitter for Tumbler, Nail, Craft GlitterHTVRONT Holographic Chunky Glitter – 100g/3.5oz Silver Chunky Glitter for Resin, Shaker Cap Holographic Glitter Chunky Mixed with Fine Glitter, Chunky Glitter for Tumbler, Nail, Craft Glitter

 

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Magical Star Slime Instructions

The basis of slime is the basic white school glue we all know and used as kids. Mixed with a few household chemicals like baking soda and contact solution, and you get this wonderful chemical reaction that results in slime.

The first step is to add the glue to a large bowl. Make sure the bowl is big enough and has room for other ingredients and for mixing later.

Magical Star Slime Recipe

Add 1/4 cup water to the bottle of glue, close the lid and shake to get the remaining glue out of the bottle and add the water to the bowl. Repeat this process for the second bottle of glue.

Add the baking soda and mix thoroughly.

Magical Star Slime Recipe

Add the gold stars and glitter (optional)! Mix well.

Magical Star Slime Recipe

Add the contact lens solution to the bowl, adding it slowly and mixing it well. Add only enough solution to bring the glue together into a soft ball.

Magical Star Slime Recipe

Here comes the fun part! Remove the slime from the bowl, leave any liquid behind and knead the slime so that it is no longer sticky. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator when not in use.

Magical Star Slime Recipe
Magical Star Slime Recipe

Magical Star Slime Recipe

Yield: 1
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Cool out of this world magical star slime if you're studying the solar system or constellations. Perfect for star lovers.

Materials

  • 2 bottles Clear Elmer's glue (6 ounces)
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1 1/2 tbsp contact lens solution - must contain boric acid
  • 1/2 cup warm water
  • 1 1/2 tbsp white, gold stars
  • Glitter (optional)

Instructions

  1. Add the glue to a large bowl.
  2. Add 1/4 cup water to the bottle of glue, close the lid and shake to get the remaining glue out of the bottle and add the water to the bowl. Repeat for the second glue bottle.
  3. Add the baking soda and mix thoroughly.
  4. Add the contact lens solution to the bowl, adding it slowly and mixing it well. Add only enough solution to bring the glue together into a soft ball.
  5. Remove the slime from the bowl, leave any liquid behind and knead the slime so that it is no longer sticky.
  6. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator when not in use.

Notes

Regular glue will require less contact lens solution than glitter glue.

I hope you try this super cool star slime recipe that will delight your star or space fan.

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