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Polymers: Making Silly Putty

Silly Putty
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Students will understand how scientists can change polymers to give them different physical properties. They will take a polymer (glue) and cross-link it to create silly putty. This activity is a good follow up to the “Instant Snow” activity.

Grade Levels

6-8, 3-5

Lesson Plan

Silly Putty (Please review)

Student Sheets

Getting Silly with Putty Activity Sheets
Silly Putty (Spanish)

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