Materials for DIY Elephant Toothpaste

  • Plastic bottle
  • Funnel
  • Food coloring
  • Dish soap
  • Hydrogen peroxide
  • Active dry yeast
  • Large tray

Materials for DIY Milk Art:

  • Plate
  • Milk (2% or higher)
  • Food coloring
  • Dish soap

Materials for Rainbow in a Jar:

  • Lamp oil
  • Rubbing alcohol
  • Vegetable oil
  • Water
  • Dawn dish soap
  • Light corn syrup
  • Honey

Directions for elephant toothpaste:

  1. In bottle, mix 2 cups hydrogen peroxide, 1 teaspoon dish soap, 20 drops food coloring
  2. Place bottle in tray to protect surface you’re working on.
  3. In smaller bowl, mix 2 tablespoons yeast and 6 tablespoons warm water. Let sit for 2 minutes.
  4. Pour yeast mixture into bottle and watch explode!

Directions for milk art:

  1. Fill a plate with a thin layer of milk.
  2. Add drops of food coloring.
  3. Watch the milk react to the dish soap, creating art.
  4. Add more drops of dish soap for added effect.

Directions for rainbow in a jar:

  1. In order: Add honey, corn syrup, dish soap, water, vegetable oil, rubbing alcohol, lamp oil

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