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Chemistry Meets Practical Life Exercises, Arts and Crafts

on August 27, 2012

Liquid Starch, Cornstarch and Epsom Salts–

Chemistry meets practical life exercises, arts and crafts

Activities that use simple household items or ingredients can be fun and  educational. A lot of these activities combine multiple layers of learning, as well as elements of investigation or creativity.

Explore the versatility of some common household items with a sampling of art, craft and practical life activities using liquid laundry starch, cornstarch, and Epsom salts.

From gooey play slime and tasty pie filling to gracious holiday gifts and perky starched curtains, Sara L. Ambarian shares a wide variety of fun and practical projects for children and adults of all ages.

To access this article, please visit  http://www.amonco.org/liquid_starch.pdf

Have fun!


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