Make Your Own Candy Kits, made by Glee Gum, are innovative activity kits with sweet results. As educational toys for ages 8 and up, the kits are designed to connect, create, and captivate.
Connect to the global community by tracing the origins of raw materials we encounter in our daily lives. Create something exciting and delicious. Captivate kids’ (and adults’!) interest. It’s fun to stir, mix, touch, and taste. Now you can make yummy treats while learning a little about the rainforest, ethnobotany, chemistry, mathematics and measurement, ecology and environmental issues, home economics, nutrition, the oceans, and more!
Inside each Make Your Own Chewing Gum Kit, you’ll find chewing gum base (containing natural chicle), confectioner’s sugar, corn syrup, two natural flavors, a small pan, simple instructions, and a story about the sustainable harvest of chicle.
Inside each Make Your Own Gummies Kit, you’ll find sour mix, colored and flavored Fair Trade sugar, powdered seaweed, dried seaweed, simple instructions, a story about carrageenan, and molding starch to make all kinds of shapes.
Inside each Make Your Own Chocolate Kit, you’ll find organic, Fair Trade cocoa butter, organic, Fair Trade cocoa powder, confectioner’s sugar, starter crystals, a temperature indicator, paper candy liners, instructions, a story about chocolate, and a few cacao beans to try.