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Make Homemade Clay!

What You’ll Need
  • Baking soda
  • Cornstarch
  • Food coloring
What You'll Do
  1. Put 2 cups of baking soda, 1 cup of cornstarch, and 1¼ cups of water into a pot.
  2. Ask an adult to cook the mixture over medium heat, stirring until it looks like mashed potatoes.
  3. Let the clay cool. Divide it into 4 pieces. Add food coloring, and knead it until smooth.

    Let the clay cool, then divide it into four pieces.

    Add food coloring and knead until smooth.

  4. Make things with your clay! Leave them in a sunny place to dry.

    Turn your clay into amazing shapes and fun things

By: Marie E. Cecchini

Art by: Madison McClain

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