Push-Pull Sleek Slime STEM Challenge: Slime is an interesting mixture of materials that, when blended, makes super thick stuff that sticks together strongly. While the key parts of the mixture usually include glue and a thickener, you can also add other things like glitter, color, and scents. Slime has some very interesting features that makes you consider whether it should be counted as a liquid or a solid.
In this STEM Challenge, your task is to make a super cool batch of slime. You will also observe, experiment and test your slime to determine a few of its features. This includes pushing and pulling on it a variety of different ways. Next, you will try to improve your slime and then test to see if your improvement was helpful. Key Concepts: mixture, materials, forces, push, pull, features, engineering.