STEM Club – Slime Lab
“STEM Slime Lab: Exploring the Science of Ooze and Goo!”
Welcome to the exciting world of “STEM Slime Lab,” a hands-on and engaging science class designed for kids ages 5-12 who love to get their hands messy while exploring the wonders of slime! In this creative and educational class, young learners will delve into the science behind slime, understanding its unique properties, and unleashing their creativity through fun and colorful experiments.
- Introduction to Slime:
- Learn what slime is and its intriguing properties as a non-Newtonian fluid.
- Understand the scientific principles governing the behavior of slime.
- The Chemistry of Slime:
- Explore the chemical components of slime-making ingredients.
- Observe chemical reactions and changes during slime formation.
- Sensory Science:
- Understand how slime engages the senses, including touch, sight, and sometimes smell.
- Discuss the therapeutic benefits of playing with slime for stress relief.
- Slime Creations:
- Encourage creativity by allowing students to design their own slime recipes.
- Share tips and tricks for achieving desired slime textures and effects.
“STEM Slime Lab” is the perfect blend of science, creativity, and messy fun! Join us as we dive into the oozy and gooey world of slime, fostering curiosity, scientific inquiry, and hands-on learning in an environment full of laughter and discovery. Get ready for an unforgettable and slimetastic journey through the captivating world of polymers and sensory delight!