Wonderlab @ Home

Let's create using the principles of S.T.E.A.M. (science, technology, engineering, art and math). We're premiering a new YouTube video on the following dates featuring fun projects using everyday items.

July 8          Saline Slime
Let’s explore chemistry with saline slime! This recipe uses only three ingredients, but you can make it your own by mixing in glitter or food coloring. Need more slime in your life? Check out Karina Garcia’s DIY Slime, which features 15 different slime recipes!

July 15          Milk Planets
This colorful experiment shows how molecules move. What crazy colors can you create in your bowl of milk? Turn this activity into an experiment by testing milk with different amounts of fat. Which type works the best?

July 22          DIY Pins
Turn ordinary school glue into a stylish pin or magnet! Let your imagination run wild as you decorate. Which types of art supplies worked best when decorating?

July 29          Crystallized Eggshells
Have you ever grown a rock? You can with an eggshell and an Epsom salt solution! Ready to explore further? Try making your solution with different types of salt, sugar, or even cream of tartar. Compare the size and shape of the crystals that form.