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The Yeti is a mythical snow creature that lives in the Himalayas. This creature is an important part of the indigenous folklore and mythology of the region. Learn more about the Yeti and make your own Yawning Yeti sculpture by mixing and sculpting materials found in your kitchen cabinet!

Materials List:

Find step-by-step instructions here!

  • Baking soda
  • Water
  • Cornstarch
  • Large bowl or mixing bowl
  • Baking tray or clean, hard surface
  • Toys or child-friendly kitchen utensils such as spoons and cookie cutters (optional)

Find step-by-step instructions here!

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