Challenge Time 15-35 mins
Marshmallow Skyscrapers: Children are given 10-15 minutes to construct as tall a tower as possible for marshmellows and toothpicks
Nail Toss Challenge: Children are divided into three to 4 teams and have to try to through nails (golf tees) into a construction hard hat, different number of points are awarded based on the difficulty of the shot.
Games 40-60 mins
Activities finish on a high with game based activities giving children the chance to work off that least bit of energy before birthday cake!
Children press nails (golf tees) into a block of wood (polystyrene) to spell out their names. These can then be decorated with coloured pens for the kids to take home!
Shovel It: A large number of cotton balls are put into a bowl. Two players are blindfolded and have to scoop the cotton balls from one bowl to the other using a small plastic shovel (within a time limit). When the time is up, count the cotton balls and the one with the most cotton balls wins.