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Polymers: Making 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 Materials Checklist (Please Review)

Silly Putty Module

Student Sheets

Silly Putty Activity Sheets

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