Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Yearbooks Have Arrived!!

NCS Elementary Yearbooks 
have arrived!
The Elementary Yearbooks for Kindergarten through 6th grade have arrived and will be distributed this Thursday, June 27th in Surfside Cafe from 1-2 p.m.  If you are unable to pick up your student's yearbook on June 27th you may pick it up from the Elementary Summer Camp Office located in the Elementary Library beginning July 1 during the hours of 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., Monday through Friday. 

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Play Dough Favorite

A favorite memory!!

(no cooking required)

1 c. water
3 c. flour
1 1/2 c. salt
1/4 c. oil
Food coloring

Mix all ingredients in a bowl. Add more flour if mixture is too sticky. Store in a plastic zip-lock bag. I used this recipe with my kids when they were little. It was always a big hit. Enjoy!

Summer Fun -- Homemade Slime

Looking for some fun? Try this concoction...homemade slime!! 

What you need:
- Medium bowl
- 1 cup water
- 1 cup corn starch
- Green food coloring

1. Pour 1 cup of corn starch and 1 cup of water into the bowl.
2. Mix the two together with your hands until it becomes gooey and
3. If it's not thick enough, add more corn starch or if it's too
thick, just add more water.
4. Once the texture is thick and smooth, add green food coloring to achieve icky, green gooey slime!

Have fun!

Mrs. Whipple