Kids bored? Try this project:
Make cornstarch clay with common household materials, courtesy Disney Family Fun magazine:
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2/3 cup salt
1/3 cup baking soda
1/2 cup cornstarch
1. In a small saucepan, mix the salt and baking soda with 1/3 cup of water and bring to a boil.
2. In a small bowl, combine the cornstarch and 1/4 cup of water and stir well.
3. When the salt mixture boils, remove it from the heat and add the cornstarch mixture. Stir vigorously for a minute or two to thicken the clay. Spoon it onto a sheet of waxed paper and allow it to cool before working with it.
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