Thursday, 5 March 2015

Pirate Challenge 9: Build a Shelter

Pirate Challenge 9: Build a Shelter 

This Pirate Challenge is created by
Koraunui School, Stokes Valley, Wellington, NZ

AHOY THERE Buccaneers!
Your ship has capsized.
You and the crew are marooned on an island. 

Your task:
Build a shelter using only
1 metre of masking tape
1 metre of string
10 sheets of news paper

Can you create a shelter that will fit a fellow bucaneer?

After the challenge:
1.What was tricky about the challenge?
2.What would you do differently next time?
3.Where is the math in this Pirate Challenge?
4.Who or what influenced or inspired your ideas?

    THE ACTION 2015