Royal Palaces Wide Game
The Queen needs
her crown for the Coronation. But when the Beefeaters come to get
it out of the Tower, oh horror, the jewels are missing! Where can
they be? Seek in the Royal Palaces where they may have dropped out.
Perform the task required to gain jewels. When you have visited all
8 palaces, or time is up, return to your subcamp to examine your gains.
Who will have the real jewels? Can the crown be completed for the
NB Ten minute time
limit at each base
Beefeaters wandering around, dark clothes, red fluorescent tape to make a pattern. Ask questions - if get answer wrong, can reclaim a jewel.
Using the materials provided, complete a Union Flag card.
Each team to be
given : 1 piece blue card, 4 pieces red, 1 piece white (white not
cut to size) 1 copy of description Stencils numbered 1 - 4.
Play Pelmanism with the cards provided. How many pairs can your team get?
Take turns between
teams (ie team A girl 1 then team B girl 1 etc) Each girl to turn
over only one couple of cards at each go even if they match.
(Match capitals/countries/flag/landmark or symbol. Cards had shape of country as background.)
Use the rods to hook up the pictures and hang them in the right place on your board.
should be a Royal family tree. (incomplete!)
Clock golf. Team effort to get ball into each can in turn.
Take turns to putt the ball into each of the 12 cans, starting at 1 o’clock.
Aim is to succeed at all 12.
Each negotiate the maze and ring the bell at the centre. While you are waiting for your turn, can you beat the mini maze?
Each girl to make
her way through the maze to the centre and ring the bell. Take turns
between teams (Team A girl 1, team B girl 1, etc)
The Queen and Prince Philip are waiting for their nightcaps. Move the cups along the string without spilling.
In turn, move the
cup along the string to the far end without spilling.
Can your team negotiate the mine field without stepping on a mine?
One team at a time. Hold hands, (use only small torch provided). Walk across the designated area without treading on a noisy object.
St James Palace
Polo with a difference - can your polo reach the other end of the string in time?
Each to blow her
polo along the string to the far end. Staggered start.
Tower of London
Build a ballista and attack the walls - can you get your ball in through the window?
Make ballista according
to the diagram - take turns to shoot balls at the windows in the Tower.
Follow the instructions and make a crown for one of your team. Does it fit?
Use the diagrams to make a crown for one of the team. Then decorate. It may not fit as the paper is really a little too small.
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