5 simple things!
- It uses only one material.
- Preparation is super easy.
- It works for all ages.
- It’s highly engaging because it’s so competitive.
- Clean up is ridiculously simple.
One Material and Easy Prep
Why index cards? Why not playing cards?
Kids are competitive!
They also quickly discovered that using a card between layers gave them platforms to keep building on.
The tallest tower with the little engineers was 85 cm tall. Part of it is in the photo below. The team was so excited they jumped and cheered and bumped the table. And you know what happened then…. lots of groaning as the cards rained down all over the table and floor!
A little bit about clean up and recycling!
If you need more details this challenge can be found in my Tower Bundle– along with toothpick towers and spaghetti towers! All three challenges have bonus options!
Oh, and just in case you were wondering about that trip to Italy in a very tiny car. I was five and my sister was three so we fit perfectly in the little backseat. It was a grand adventure!