Kids will go nuts over this super cute red white and blue slime recipe for Independence Day! This fourth of July slime allows kids to stretch, sheen, drizzle, and wow over this fun-to-play-with slime as patriotic activities. This 4th of July slime is perfect for toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, and 2nd graders too. Whether you have a whole 4th of July theme, party, or are just looking for clever 4th of July activities, you will LOVE this patriotic slime.
Red White and Blue Slime
This beautiful red, white, and blue activity is the perfect fourth of July activity for toddlers, preschoolers, kindergartners, grade 1, and grade 2 students. To make this american slime you will mix glue, sta flo, water, food coloring, and glitter if you like. Then drizzle the colors together for an EPIC patriotic activity for kids! Whether you are a parent, teacher, homeschooler, or counselor at a summer camp – this 4th of July activity is sure to be a hit for an afternoon of play!
To whip up a batch of this easy slime recipe for kids all you need are a few simple materials you may already have on hand:
- 1/2 cup white glue
- 1/4 ish cup of Sta Flo Liquid Starch
- 1/2 cup water
- food coloring – red, blue
- glitter – red and blue
4th of July Slime
For this amazing slime for 4th of July, you will need to make 3 batches – one red, one blue, and one without any added color to make white. Mix together the glue, sta flo, and water; add food coloring and chunky glitter if adding to this batch. Once it is starting to thicken, it is time to dig in with your hands to knead the mixture.
Fourth of July Slime
If it is too sticky add a little more staflo to the mixture. Set aside and repeat with another color. You need a batch or red, white, and blue for this fun independence day activity.
Roll each of the slimes into a long rope and put the ropes next to each other. Now stretch, drizzle, and allow it to flow to make a beautiful patirotic flage in red, white and blue!
Isn’t it so pretty when it flows and sheets! I just love how the glitter added depth to the red and blue colored slime!
This fun play activity allows kids to explore cause and effect plus strengthen hand muscles while they plan.
WE even made an American flag with our fun 4th of July slime recipe!
4th of July Activities
No matter their age, kids will be excited to play with this fun activity perfect for your family get-together, 4th of July party, or event.
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