Make Your Own Slime!


  • Plastic tub, bin or container
  • Glass bowl
  • Glue
  • Warm water
  • Food coloring (optional)
  • Borax (be careful while using it and have an adult help you)
  • Plastic bag or container that is sealable for storage (optional)
  • Scissors (optional)
  • Adult help and supervision REQUIRED


  1. Squeeze about ½ cup (4 ounces) of glue into a glass bowl.
  2. Add a few drops of food coloring, if you want.
  3. Mix 1 teaspoon of Borax into ½ cup of water in a plastic container.
  4. Stir the mixture in one direction until it starts to thicken.
  5. Knead the slime until it starts to thicken and act like slime!

There you have it! Your very own homemade slime!