While working with my kids on science projects and activities at home, I realized how many of these things use liquid soap as an ingredient.
It’s funny that you can use something for one purpose so many times and not think about all the other ways it can be used!
We love finding things in our kitchen cabinets that we can use to create and craft with! Here is a huge list of fun things to make that take common liquid soap and use it for fun.
21 Cool Things To Make With Liquid Soap
Watching the milk fat react to the colors in this science project will mesmerize your kiddos.
Make dish soap silly putty with just two ingredients, with this idea from Smart School House. This is so much fun!
No child can resist the inviting textures and rich colors of these rainbow soap foam bubbles, from Fun at Home With Kids.
Have you ever made elephant toothpaste? This is science experiment, from Come Together Kids, is so cool!
Make your very own personalized snow globe, from DIY Projects!
Use soap bubbles to make art! This project from Fireflies and Mud Pies is as gorgeous as it is fun.
While a grown-up will need to make this one, kids will have a blast with Rookie Mag‘s DIY Shower Jelly!
This cornstarch dough, from Little Bins for Little Hands, looks so pretty, and feels so incredible in little hands.
How cool are these bouncing bubbles, from Play At Home Mom!
Explore surface tension with this fun science activity for kids.
More Cool Things To Make With Liquid Soap
Did you know you could make your own kinetic sand at home? Here’s how.
These shaking bottles for little ones are so much fun and can be made in so many ways!
Use liquid soap and a few other ingredients you have in your kitchen to make this fun rainbow in a jar, from Playdough to Plato.
Make fun window clings to decorate your home for the holidays, with this idea from The Polka Dotted Turtle.
This squishy marble maze, from Therapy Fun Zone, is a super clever sensory activity.
You can make paintable chalk with this fun DIY.
Put your kids in the soap bottle with this cool craft from Come Together Kids! Kids will love washing their hands with this.
In lieu of Preschool‘s tornado in a bottle is one of kids’ most favorite science experiments!
Make a suspended beads calming bottle for a fun and soothing activity for kids. from Fun at Home With Kids.
Looking for a soap activity that will bring you right back to your own childhood? Try The Nerd’s Wife‘s Easy Gigantic Bubbles for fun outside play the whole family will enjoy!
Make your own bath tub paints for lots of bath time fun!
More Experiments to Try
If these soap crafts and experiments got you into a scientific mood, you can continue the fun with more science experiments:
- 10 Science Experiments You Can’t Help But Watch
- Science Experiments That Are Soda-Eriffic!
- 12 Preschool Science Experiments
- 10 Weather Science Experiments
What’s your favorite common household item to craft with? Let us know in the comments below, we’d love to hear! Also, be sure to join us over on our Facebook page.