Create your own fluorescent polymers (Slime) in this great classroom demonstration. Mixture is pink under regular light and glows orange under a black light. Included pigment will make this polymer activity easy to see and memorable for your students!
Aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)*
Disciplinary Core Ideas: PS1.A; PS2.B
Performance Expectations: MS-PS1-2; MS-PS1-3; HS-PS1-2; HS-PS2-6
Cross Cutting Concepts: Structure and Function; Patterns
Engineering Practices: Analyzing and Interpreting Data; Obtaining, Evaluating and Communicating Information
100mL Sodium Borate, 4% Solution
500mL Polyvinyl Alcohol, 3% Solution
5mL Fluorescent Pink Pigment Mixture
*”Next Generation Science Standards” is a registered trademark of Achieve. Neither Achieve nor the lead states and partners that developed the Next Generation Science Standards was involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.