How To Make Slime Recipes With And Without Glue And Borax

Tired of the kids begging to make homemade slime? Me too.

I finally caved and learned how to make slime.

I tried a few different recipes and several different ways.

Here are my favorites.

How To Make Slime With Glue & Borax

YOU’LL NEED:

  • Liquid glue
  • Borax (Sodium tetraborate)
  • Water
  • Food coloring (optional)
  • Two bowls for mixing

GLUE & BORAX SLIME RECIPE

  • In one bowl mix 1 oz. glue (about ¼ of the glue bottle) and ¼ cup water. Add food coloring to the glue and water mixture if you want colored slime.
  • Slowly mix ¼ cup of the Borax to the glue and water mixture.
  • The slime will begin to form immediately.
  • Stir as much as you can, then dig in and knead it with your hands until it gets less sticky.

How To Make Slime Without Glue Or Borax

YOU’LL NEED:

  • Skim milk
  • Vinegar
  • Baking soda
  • A coffee filter

RECIPE FOR SLIME WITHOUT BORAX OR GLUE

  • Combine 7 tablespoons of skim milk and 1 tablespoon of vinegar
  • Then, gently stir the mixture until solids have formed.
  • Allow the solids to sink to the bottom of the mixture.
  • Drain off the liquid using the coffee filter for a few minutes.
  • Add ¼ teaspoon of baking soda to the mixture and knead together by hand.

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How Is Slime Made?

If you want to teach your kids the real science behind making slime here’s a quick overview of how all of the ingredients turn into slime.

How To Make Super Slime

Super slime is the clear, gooey kind. This slime is non-toxic but there are different chemicals involved so supervise kids during this process. Make sure children wash their hand thoroughly after executing this slime recipe and after play.

YOU’LL NEED:

  1. Polyvinyl alcohol (PVA)
  2. Borax (Sodium tetraborate)
  3. Beaker or jar
  4. Food coloring (optional)

SUPER SLIME RECIPE

  • Pour ½ cup of the PVA solution into a beaker. Add food coloring and stir with a stir stick.
  • Next, add 2 teaspoons of the Borax into the PVA solution and stir slowly.
  • Once the slime has formed, you can play with it.
  • This slime will last longer in a sealed plastic bag in the fridge

Where To Buy Slime If You’re Just Too Lazy

1. ESSENSON Slime Kit Slime Supplies
2. Meland Fluffy Slime
3. Elmer’s Glue Deluxe Slime Starter Kit
4. National Geographic Mega Slime & Putty Lab

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