Thursday, December 3, 2015

Craft-Borax Crystals

My daughter created these Borax crystal for a science project a whole lot fun went into making these.

Borax Crystals


  • Borax
  • Water
  • Pot
  • String
  • 3 pipe cleaners
  • jar


  • Create your shape with your 3 pipe cleaners
  • Tie a string on one end and set aside
  • Grab a jar (make sure it has a big enough opening to get your shape in and out easly)
    • Fill with water leaving at least 1in space at the top, pour in pot
  • Boil your water once boiled pour back into jar, ad coloring if u like about 20drops
  • Take 1c of Borax and stir into jar, keep stirring until cloudy and clumps in bottom
  • Now place your shape in water, set for 8hrs