How do you make clouds with shaving cream and glue?

Procedures/Strategies: (how to present activity and what children will do)

  1. Mix ¾ cup shaving cream with ¼ cup white glue.
  2. Dip cotton “clouds” in the paint.
  3. Press them against the paper to create clouds on the paper.
  4. The paint will dry puffy but you may want to glue on the cotton balls as well for further effect.

How do you make stuff out of shaving cream?

Shaving Cream Playdough Recipe

  1. In a large mixing bowl combine 1 cup of shaving cream with 2 cups of cornstarch.
  2. Stir shaving cream and cornstarch to combine.
  3. Use your hands to knead the rest of the cornstarch into the dough.
  4. If the dough feels too sticky, add more cornstarch.
  5. Separate the dough into 6 equal amounts.

How do you make a snowman puffy paint?


  1. Make puffy paint by mixing equal parts shaving cream and glue.
  2. Liberally apply puffy paint to the paper plate.
  3. Add a little glitter to the paint to make it look like shimmery just like fallen snow.
  4. Add 2 black pom poms for eyes, 1 orange for the nose, and a few smaller ones black pom poms for the mouth.

How do you make rain shaving cream?

Method (The Quick Steps)

  1. Fill your jar up 3/4 of the way to the top with water.
  2. Shake up the shaving cream.
  3. Spray a layer of shaving cream onto the top of the water. Make sure to cover the surface of the water.
  4. Add lots of drops of food coloring to the top of the shaving cream.
  5. Watch as the food coloring works its magic!

How do you make rain with shaving foam?

Fill a clear cup with water. Add a layer of shaving cream. Add several drops of food coloring. When the cloud gets too heavy, the drops fall through as rain!

What happens when you mix shaving cream and baking soda?

When the baking soda and shaving cream are mixed together, they set off a reaction that absorbs energy (as heat) from the air around it to make the liquid (mostly water) in the shaving cream evaporate. As the liquid in the foam disappears, the foam turns to a solid.

What fun things can you do with shaving cream?

Make foam dough. Try shaving cream painting. Play with shaving cream balloons….Get creative outside with sidewalk foam paint.

  • Paint puffy paint watermelons.
  • Make your own pumpkin puffy paint.
  • Improve kids handwriting while having fun with a sensory writing bag.
  • Practice writing letters in shaving cream.