Your kids are going to LOVE playing with this super shiny and silly Melting Snowman activity! This melting slime recipe is perfect for a winter theme with your toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, and first grade student. They will race to build a cute snowman using the snowman slime before the snowman melts back into a puddle of slime. This is such a fun snowman activities for preschooelrs during December, January, and February. You’ve got to try this simple winter activities for preschoolers.
This outrageously fun snowman activity for preschoolers, toddlers, kindergartner, and grade 1 students combines the fun of playing with slime and building a snowman indoors for a silly winter activity for kids! Make our melting slime recipe and then have your children try to build a snowman before the snowman melts into a flat puddle of shinny, glittery, grey snow slime!
Melting snowman slime
In a bowl mix 6 oz glitter glue and 6 oz clear glue.
Snowman Slime Recipe
Now add in 2 oz snowballs. THis part is optional, but we loved the texture it added to our play! Once the snowballs are in the slime they don’t make a mess.
Finally, blend thoroughly 6 oz Sta Flo liquid starch with a fork.
How beautiful is this best snow slime recipe? You can make any snowman creation you like from an olaf or more.
Snowman Activities for Preschoolers
This beautiful slime is slightly stiffer than others…. which makes it so much fun to mold or make impressions in. You can use a cookie cutter, stamp, etc. and then have a handful of seconds before it flattens back.
Melted snowman slime
This slime was so stunningly beautiful we were mesmerized by the color. It is stretchy.
This amazing non-sticky slime recipe flows to beautifully! It stretches a little slower than most slims which allows you to enjoy the beauty and make temporary figures before it “melts”.
Yhe melting snowman
Now it’s time to make some Olaf inspired slime . . . because some people are worth melting for! Make the face first – using cut pipe cleaners for traditional facial features. Then make balls and stack them up.
diy melting snowman
Now watch over the course of the next several minutes as your snowman slime melts.
Winter Activities for Preschoolers
This DIY Melting Snowman is loads of fun to make and remake as your kids will giggle hysterically as they watch their snowman melt.
This is such an EPIC snowman activity for kids of all ages.
HINT: If you chill the slime sightly it will feel like you are playing with actual snow slime!
Now easily scoop up your slime and you are ready to play again!
And now you are ready to remake a snowman or have fun playing with your pretty slime.
Beautiful, snowy slime recipe perfect for winter!
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Are the snowballs those small Styrofoam balls?