Celebrate Dr. Seuss and Read Across America with our easy and oh so awesome cat in the hat slime to go along with a favorite book! The Cat In The Hat by Dr. Seuss is a classic book every kid should read or have read to him/her. Our slime is also a classic science experiment. We love to combine slime with all sorts of fun early childhood themes for awesome science and sensory play.
THE CAT IN THE HAT SLIME SCIENCE AND BOOK ACTIVITY
The Cat In The Hat Slime Sensory Play!
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We have plenty of Seuss-y science and STEM activities for you to check out all month long! Of course, we love Dr. Seuss all year long. Not to mention, we live right next door to Springfield, MA which is the town Theodore Geisel was born.
Cat In The Hat slime to celebrate Dr. Seuss and Read Across America on March 2nd this year! We love reading the Cat In The Hat by Dr. Seuss.
We also love slime and our easy homemade slime recipe is the best there is! Simple and quick to make with no fail results. Plus science is a cool chemistry lesson too. read all about slime science here.
Make the Cat’s red and white striped hat to enjoy with your favorite Dr. Seuss book! Whip up a batch of Cat In The Hat slime today and your mother will not mind if you do! Make sure to check out our Lorax Slime too!
Mixing both a white glue based slime and a clear glue based slime give a unique look to this Dr. Seuss slime.
Supplies Needed for Cat In The Hat Slime Recipe:
Elmer’s Clear washable glue
White Washable Elmer’s Glue
Red food coloring
Click on the black box above to check out the step by step recipe including full pictures of each step to make your slime!
A couple hints and tricks for your slime! I added 10 drops of liquid red food coloring to get a nice deep red color. The clear glue slime will mix quickly, but is also better after a bit of time to set up!
The white glue slime will need to be mixed longer and may appear stringier at first. Mix and remove from excess liquid and place in dry container. It gets even better after a 30 mins.
Make your Cat In The Hat slime ahead of time or make together and enjoy some Dr. Seuss books in the mean time! Cover your slime loosely to store for up to a week!
We laid out stripes for the hat with our Cat In The Hat slime. There’s some awesome learning going on here for math, science, and literacy!
Can you see a pattern? Can you make a pattern?
How many stripes are there on the hat? How many are red? How many are white?
This stretchy Cat In The Hat slime is perfect for making stripes! Yes, of course, the Cat In The Hat slime is fun when you mix it together to make one big ball of slime!
The Cat In The Hat slime is awesome sensory play and science for everyone in one cool activity! Adults love it too!
Make your favorite Dr Seuss book come alive by adding a great hands-on play activity to go along with it! We love creating slimes to go with seasons and holidays and now favorite books! Read and play today and everyday!
Make Cat In The Hat Slime Today!