AUTOPLAY
Ooblek Science ,Sensory & Fun
16 steps
You’ll need cornstarch, water and food coloring.
1. You’ll need cornstarch, water and food coloring.
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Add about 1/4”to 1/2” of cornstarch to a bowl, bin, or baking dish.
2. Add about 1/4”to 1/2” of cornstarch to a bowl, bin, or baking dish.
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This gets messy so you may want a bin with higher sides.
3. This gets messy so you may want a bin with higher sides.
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Add some food coloring to a container of warm water.
4. Add some food coloring to a container of warm water.
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Mix until combined. You can skip this step if you want white ooblek.
5. Mix until combined. You can skip this step if you want white ooblek.
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Slowly add the water in small amounts. You need less water than you’d think.
6. Slowly add the water in small amounts. You need less water than you’d think.
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Mix the water in completely before adding more.
7. Mix the water in completely before adding more.
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You need less water than you think so add slowly until the consistency is like this.
8. You need less water than you think so add slowly until the consistency is like this.
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Ooblek is a non-Newtonian fluid.
9. Ooblek is a non-Newtonian fluid.
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It doesn’t follow Newton’s law of viscosity.
10. It doesn’t follow Newton’s law of viscosity.
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It flows like paint.
11. It flows like paint.
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But you can also squeeze it into a hard, chalky,clump.
12. But you can also squeeze it into a hard, chalky,clump.
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As soon as you let go, it runs through your fingers.
13. As soon as you let go, it runs through your fingers.
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It’s like magic the way it switches from liquid to solid.
14. It’s like magic the way it switches from liquid to solid.
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And who wouldn’t want to play with Magic?
15. And who wouldn’t want to play with Magic?
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Messy, magical fun for all ages!
16. Messy, magical fun for all ages!
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