Just as cotton candy has a sticky texture, Jem can get into many sticky situations. One example is when Jem's pants get stuck in Boo Radley's yard. Cotton candy is also sweet and soft, and we can tell in many parts of the book that Jem has a soft side, too. He cries when Nathan Radley cemented his tree hole, and he cries when he found out the unfair verdict of Tom Robinson's trial.
1. Pour the sugar into a resealable plastic bag. 2. Add 2 to 3 drops of gel food coloring. 3. From outside the bag, rub the gel color into the sugar to evenly distribute it. Add additional coloring as needed to achieve desired hue. 4. Repeat the process with other colors.