Green Slime
  • 1 Tbsp. Borax
  • 1 Yellow Highlighter
  • 2 Tbsp. White or Clear Glue
  • Scissors
  • Pair of Pliers
  • Popscicle Sticks or Stirring Sticks
  • Tap Water
  • Several throw-away plastic containers or cups
  1. Get the highlighter and the pair of pliers and use the pliers to take off the bottom of the highlighter so that you can get to the felt that holds the highlighter ink.
  2. Take that felt out and cut it down the middle length-wise to open up that layer of plastic that surrounds the felt.
  3. Open up the felt so that the fibers are showing, hold that felt piece over one of the disposable cups, and then pour water over the felt piece until the felt piece has no more (or very little) of the yellow dye left.
  4. You'll now have a yellow solution.
  5. Into another disposable cup, measure out 4 Tbsp. of the yellow water and add 1 Tbsp. of Borax.
  6. Mix the yellow water and Borax well.
  7. In another disposable cup mix 2 Tbsp. of Tap Water and 2 Tbsp. of Glue.
  8. Pour the glue/water mixture into the yellow water/borax mixture and stir a couple of times.
  9. Pull out the clump of stuff that forms (there will still be a good amount of liquid left) and start to play with it!
  10. The more you play with it, the more it will start to look how it's supposed to look.
  11. Once it can bounce, then it's ready!
  12. You can store the slime in the refrigerator so that it will last longer.
Recipe by Surviving The Stores™ at