Kids Activities Valentines Day

Red Hot Valentines Day Slime for Kids

Every item on this page was chosen by a 123 Homeschool 4 Me editor. We may earn commission on some of the items you choose to buy. We cannot be held liable for personal use of our crafts, recipes, educational materials, or anything else. Please use common sense when following directions or using educational material.

Do your kids love playing with slime and goo? Mine sure do! Here is a really fun Red Hot Slime perfect for a Valentines Day Kids Activity. This activity is perfect for preschool, Kindergarten, and elementary age kids!
Red Hot Slime Recipe is perfect as a valentines day activity for kids of all ages. It not only looks amazing buy has the PERFECT texture!! Great February activity for Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten, and 1st grade

Red Hot Valentines Day Slime

This is such a fun Valentines Day activity for kids!  Kids love the gooey, slimy texture of SLIME! Now add to that the subtle, sweet smell of cinnamon Red Hot candies and now you have a real winner! We have a sensory activity for kids that appeal to lots of senses at the same time.

Red Hot Slime Recipe Vlaentine's day Kids Activity

Put 1 cup water and 1/2 cup red hots candy in the microwave for 3 minutes.

Red Hot Slime Recipe Vlaentine's day Kids Activity

In a large bowl empty 2-3 – 6oz bottles of red glitter glue. You can easily buy this at Target or Wal-Mart.

Red Hot Slime Recipe Vlaentine's day Kids Activity

Now pour out the water only from the red hot mixture – that will give you a beautiful red color and smell without adding texture to the slime.

Finally, in a separate bowl, mix 1 teas borax and 1 cup very warm water. Once dissolved pour it into the well mixed glue & red hot water mixture.

Red Hot Slime Recipe Vlaentine's day Kids Activity

After mixing for a couple minutes pull out the slime mixture. Discard the leftover liquid. Now you have some beautiful red, sparkly cinnamon scented slime your kids will love!


Valentines Day Activities

Red Hot Slime Recipe Vlaentine's day Kids Activity

Slime has a wide appeal from toddlers who love getting their fingers in the wonderful texture which strengthens their small hands to school age kids who stretch it and play creatively with it.

Red Hot Slime Recipe Vlaentine's day Kids Activity

The Red Hot Valentine’s Day Slime has a wonderful consistency that stretches beautifully and stores for a long time in a Ziploc bag.

Red Hot Slime Recipe Vlaentine's day Kids Activity

This is a fun Valentine’s Day kids activity they will love to do over and over again.

Valentines Day Crafts


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 - and

Leave a Comment