DIY Kinetic Sand

Keep the kids entertained for hours over the school holidays by making Kinetic Sand...

They can chop, craft and design the sand into whatever they like and will have lots of fun making it too!


1 cup sand
1/2 tbsp cornstarch
1 tsp dish soap
water (as needed)
Optional* Food colouring

Step 1: In a bowl, mix fine sand (best not to use garden or outdoor sand) and cornstarch together.
Step 2: Add dish soap and water, and combine thoroughly until well mixed.
Step 3: Add food colouring if you’d like!
Step 4: Let dry for 1-2 hours.
Step 5: Start playing!


See the full list of instructions here. Don't forget to post a photo to our Facebook page to show us how it goes!