This is an experiment which uses the student's knowledge of Solids & Liquids.
This lesson includes the lesson plan, Ooblech experiment sheet & Ooblech recipe. This is a thorough lesson that includes a story for language arts in science integration. It also uses the scientific method during the experiment to encourage students in science discovery and learning.
Because this is a fun hands-on experiment it creates opportunity for deeper learning and understanding.
This lesson also suggests having students grouped to add the cooperative learning element, but students could work independently just as easily.