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A science lesson with glow-in-the-dark slime
• 5 fl. oz. Elmer’s Glow in the Dark Glue
• ½ tbsp. baking soda
• 1 tbsp. contact lens solution
• Mixing utensils
• Measuring spoons
• Student journals or lined paper for writing responses
• The book Glow: Animals With Their Own Night-Lights by W.H. Beck
*Adult supervision is required; this project is not appropriate for children under the age of 3 years. Thoroughly wash your hands before and after making and playing with slime. Warning: If large quantities of contact lens solution are accidentally ingested (greater than a tablespoon), get medical attention immediately.
*Some contact solution brands work better than others, check out our Slime Tips section for all the details