Learning at home ideas: Cornstarch Goop
Suitable for: Kindergarten, Multi-Age, Preschool, School Age, Toddler, Twos
You Will Need:
1 cup cornstarch, 1 cup water, tub or large pan, spatula, spoon, other kitchen gadgets
Put cornstarch in pan. Slowly add water to cornstarch. Let your child stir. This makes a very interesting consistency, part liquid and part solid. Scoop and scratch with kitchen gadgets.
This can make a mess, so do this in the kitchen. You may want to put an apron or an old shirt on your child. When your child is through, keep cornstarch goop in a container for the next time. It will dry out but can be revitalized by just adding water.