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DIY Bouncy Ball Recipe

Your kids are going to be amazed when you whip up this play recipe to make your own bouncy ball recipe. This is a great kids activities for kids of all ages from toddler, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary age kids too.
Amazing Bouncy Ball Recipe! Super cool summer activity for kids that will WOW kids of all ages!

If you like making your own homemade fun you are going to love this play recipe!

With just a couple simple ingredients you can whip up your own:

  • ½ Cup Warm Water
  • 1 Tablespoon Borax
  • 1 Tablespoon of Cornstarch
  • 2 Tablespoon White Liquid Glue
  • Food coloring

In a cup mix the warm water and the borax. In another cup mix the glue, cornstarch, and food coloring. Pour the glue mixture into the water-borax cup. The glue mixture will harden after 10 seconds; use a fork to take it out of the water. If the glue mixture is still sticky, squish it with your hands and dip it back in the water. Roll the mixture in your hands to make a ball. The more you handle the mixture the firmer it will become.

This just may be your kids favorite kids activity!

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Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of 123 Homeschool 4 Me. As a busy homeschooling mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! She has created over 1 million pages of printables to help teach kids ABCs, science, English grammar, history, math, and so much more! Beth is also the creator of 2 additional sites with even more educational activities and FREE printables - and

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