Silly Putty

How many ‘Frozen’ fans do I have out there? Well, I have a little one that is quite the admirer to the movie. With summer in full swing we decided that for my second Kids Summer Activities we would teach you how to make ‘Frozen’ Silly Putty! It is a bunch of fun and it so easy to make! We have two tutorials for you: one for everyones favorite Elsa and another for Anna.

 ‘Frozen’ silly putty!

Here is a quick and easy way to make ‘Frozen’ Silly Putty!

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WHAT YOU NEED:
  • 1/2 tsp Borax
  • 1/2 cup hot water
  • 3/4 water (use a little under 3/4)
  • 1 bottle clear school glue (we used half of the 9 oz. bottle per silly putty, if you use the 5 oz. use the whole bottle per silly putty)
  • Box of food coloring (make sure there is blue and red)
  • Glitter (we bought a combo pack of 12 small packs of colored glitter and two big containers of gold and silver)
  • Large mixing bowl
  • Small mixing bowl
  • Jar or ziplock bag

blue for elsa VIDEO INSTRUCTIONS

purple for anna video instructions

HOW YOU DO IT:
  • Pour your glue into large mixing bowl
  • Add the 3/4 cup water
  • MIX until well combined
  • Add food coloring (for Anna use 3 drops of blue — for Elsa use 3 drops of blue and 3 drops of red)
  • Add glitter (use Elsa use silver and blue glitter — for Anna use purple, gold and silver glitter)
  • MIX until well combined
  • In the small mixing bowl add 1/2 tsp Borax and 1/2 cup hot water
  • MIX until dissolved
  • Pour contents of small bowl into large bowl
  • The silly putty texture will start to form
  • Wait a few minutes for the water to dry
  • HAVE FUN 🙂
  • When done playing be sure to store the silly putty in a jar or ziplock bag to prevent it from drying out.

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Be sure to see these other fun activities from my Kids Summer Activities!

HAPPY SUMMER!