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Mind-Blowing Magnetic Slime for Kids

Get ready to WOW your kids with this magnetic slime kids activity! This magnetic slime recipe allows children to not only have fun, but explore magnets and the magnetic field they create with an epic diy magnetic slime! This magnet activity is perfect magnet science experiment for preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th grade students.

Get ready to WOW your kids with this magnetic slime kids activity! This magnetic slime recipe allows children to not only have fun, but explore magnets and the magnetic field they create with an epic diy magnetic slime! This magnet activity is perfect magnet science experiment for preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th grade students.

Magnetic Slime

Whether youare kids are big slime fans or not, this outrageously fun magnet experiment for kids allows students to explore the properties of magnets and the magnetic field they create while having fun with magnetic slime! This EASY magnetic slime recipe is simple to make to allow preschoolers, kindergartners, grade 1, grade 2, grade 3, and grade 4 students to explore magnets for kids. Whether you are a parent, teacher, or homeschooler Рyou will love making a batch of this DIY Magnetic slime to explore magnets while getting in some sensory fun too!

magnetic slime recipe

Magnetic Slime Recipe

All you need are a few magnetic slime ingredients to whip up a batch of your very own magnetic slime putty:

Magnetic Activity

DIY Magnetic Slime

Ready to make your kids favorite new slime recipe? Here is the quick and easy way to make magnetic slime. Pour 1/2 cup of elmers white glue into a bowl. Add 1/2 cup of water to the glue and stir to combine. Add a 1/2 cup of the iron oxide powder and stir to combine.Add 1/2 cup Sta-Flo liquid starch to the mixture. Keep stirring it will turn black.

NOTE: Please remember when experimenting with the cause and effect of this magnetic slime experiment that it should be used with close adult supervision. Magnets can be extremely hazardous if swallowed or put too close to house hold items such as computers, credit cards, pace makers, televisions, etc. In addition, the iron oxide powder should never be ingested or inhaled.

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Slime Recipe

Now since this is slime, be prepared to let your kids just have fun playing and handling the slime for the first few moments.  Children of all ages love the sensory play of this amazing substance the sheets, flows, oozes, and balls back up for more fun!

Slime Recipe

This glue and liquid starch recipe base is fun to play with even if weren’t magnetic!

Get ready to WOW your kids with this magnetic slime kids activity! This magnetic slime recipe allows children to not only have fun, but explore magnets and the magnetic field they create with an epic diy magnetic slime! This magnet activity is perfect magnet science experiment for preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th grade students.

Magnetic Science Experiment

Once your students have gotten some time to play with the slime, it’s time to reveal why¬†this slime activity with magnets is SO COOL!¬† Grab a magnet (or two) and show them how it reacts to the slime. Explain it is the iron oxide powder in the slime that creates a pull from the magnetic field they create. You can read a book on magnets, magnetic field, explain some caution about using the slime and magnets, and then give them a chance to explore.

magnet activities for kids

Magnetic Activity

Kids learn best through play and experimenting. This magnet for kids project allows young children to learn about the effect mangets have as well as exploring cause and effect.

DIY Magnetic Slime

Magnet Experiments for Kids

My kiddos loved watching the slime eat the magnets as the iron oxide solution enveloped with magnets!

paper plate magnet maze Looking for quick and easy magnet experiments for kids? This magnetic field sensory bottle allows toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th graders to explore magnets for kids in a playful way. Kids will be amazed at the power of magnets in this magnet game for kids. This is such a fun science activity for children to explore magnet science experimensts.  magnet activity for preschool

Magnet Activities for Kids

Looking for more fun ways for kids to explore magnets and physical science? Check these out:

Have you ever heard of a lemon volcano? Kids are going to love this fun, creative,volcano experiment that screams summer! This simple lemon volcano experiment is perfect for curious kids from toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd graders too. All you need are a few simple materials to make some amazing erupting lemon volcanos!  100 Amazing Food Experiments for Kids - so many clever edible science projects for kids of all ages to explore chemistry, biology, physics, and earth science! #scienceexperiment #scienceproject #kidsactivities capillary-action-science-experiment-for-kids DIY Lava Lamp - super easy way to make your own lava lamp with simple things you have around your house. This homemade lava lamp is such a fun science project for kids of all ages to sneak in some summer learning. This science experiment is for toddlers, preschoolers, pre k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and kids of all ages at home, homeschool, summer camps, classroom, etc.

Science for Kids

Looking for lots more fun, science experiments for kids? You’ve GOT to try some of these outrageously fun science experiments for kids! We have so many fun, creative and easy science experiments for elementary age children:

Looking for quick and easy magnet experiments for kids? This magnetic field sensory bottle allows toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th graders to explore magnets for kids in a playful way. Kids will be amazed at the power of magnets in this magnet game for kids. This is such a fun science activity for children to explore magnet science experimensts.   This amazing color changing slime is going to blow your mind! This heat sensitive slime will actually change color as your kids touch it because it is heat sensitive! This is a super cool project for kids you MUST TRY! Must try summer activity for kids to add to their summer bucket list  Help kids learn about what is under their skin with this fun, interactive, and hands on human body project for kids from toddler, preschool, pre k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th grade students. This can be a simple life size human body project or use our free printable templates to add bones of the body, organ templates, and more. This engaging science project is EASY and LOW PREP too. 

This vinegar and baking soda rocket is an out-of-this-world fun AND educational summer activity for kids! Preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th grade students will enjoy making the baking soda rocket. This how to make a bottle rocket project is one of those really cool science projects your kids will remember forever!   Look-Inside-a-Volcano-Activity Kids are going to love this really fun Frozen Rainbow Eruptions science activity where kids will make beautiful rainbows as they create a chemical reaction! This baking soda and vinegar experiment! This rainbow activities for preschoolers usese a couple simple materials for a mesmerizing, colorful preschool summer activity! Use this rainbow science with toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd graders.

Baking Soda Vinegar Experiment

There are so many fun ways to play and teach kids about chemical reactions using a baking soda and vinegar reaction. Here are some of our favorite baking soda and vinegar activities.

Get ready to WOW your kids with this magnetic slime kids activity! This magnetic slime recipe allows children to not only have fun, but explore magnets and the magnetic field they create with an epic diy magnetic slime! This magnet activity is perfect magnet science experiment for preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th grade students.

About the author

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 - www.kindergartenworksheetsandgames.com and www.preschoolplayandlearn.com

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