Working together in groups should be an important part of every classroom. These four team building challenges give your students an opportunity to practice working together and discuss the importance of working together! These engaging activities are perfect for the first week of school!
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In this product you will find:
•Teacher guidelines for incorporating the four group challenges
•Pre-Challenge Activities that include creating a web on what it means to work together as a group
•Group activity booklet with directions and reflection questions for each of the challenges
The four team building challenges include:
•Name Tag Challenge:
Each group must create name tags, each in a different geometric shape, using one piece of construction paper.
•Spaghetti Structure-Building Challenge Part One:
Each group must try to create the tallest structure using marshmallows and dried spaghetti noodles!
•Tallest Paper Structure- Building Challenge Part Two:
Each group must try to create the tallest structure out of a sheet of paper and masking tape.
•/strong>Blindfold Challenge: Students will work together to help a blindfolded member duplicate a design using shapes or blocks.
All of the challenges use easy to find materials such as including construction paper, masking tape, dried spaghetti noodles, and mini marshmallows.