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Easy Oobleck Recipe

Is it a liquid or a solid? Oobleck has such an interesting unusual consistency that children love to experiment with. It is easy and inexpensive to make as well as being nontoxic and child-friendly.

You will need
  • Food colouring
  • Cornstarch
  • Water
  • Bowl
  • Measuring cup
  • Wooden spoon
Let’s begin
  1. Put 2 cups of cornstarch into a bowl.
  2. Measure 1 cup of water and add a few drops of preferred food colouring to the water. Mix well.
  3. Add the coloured water to the bowl with cornstarch. Mix well using a spoon or your hands.
  4. The perfect consistency should be a solid when picked up, but then should slowly turn to a liquid consistency.