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At Home STEM Sampler Kit III - Slime and Catapults

Classes - Youth / STEM -
WISHES Summer 2020

STEM Sampler Kit 3

Have fun with two hands-on STEM topics...Slime and Catapults. In this DIY kit, you will first investigate the chemical reaction that creates slime. Mix up your own batches of Glow, Silky, and Foam Slimes as you discover why slime is delightfully bouncy, stretchy and gooey. Then, build three different catapults to examine how levers, energy, and Newton's Laws of Motion all work together as you fling ping-pong balls while practicing your launching and aiming skills. This kit is more than’s hands in!

Recommended Ages:
Experimenting with an adult ages 8+.
Experimenting under adult supervision, ages 12+.

The kit includes: 3 bowls with lids for slime storage, 2 measure cups, 1 oz each, 1 bottle of glue, 4 oz, 1 oz liquid starch, 1 oz liquid laundry detergent, 1/4 teaspoon borax, 1/4 teaspoon glow powder, 2 T. foam pellets, 1 package of Model Magic, 2 colors of tempera paint, 1/4 teaspoon each, 3 straws, 4 craft sticks for mixing, 11 large craft sticks, 35 regular craft sticks, 1 roll of 1/2-inch tape, 3 small paper cups, 3 balls, 1 dowel, 4 rubber bands, 1 straw at 1-inch long, The Science of Slime Activity Guide, Crazy Catapults Activity Guide

Items Not Included: Water, Paper Towels, Scissors

WARNING: Items in this kit are for external use only.
Do not eat or drink any substance contained in this kit.
Keep out of eyes, nose, and mouth.