'Back to School Scavenger Hunt'
Next, I used my Silhouette again to cut flag templates.....they will be used for the clues! Glue the flags on lollipop sticks or popsicle sticks and stick them in the red apples. You can use any clues you would like. I used locations in our home for the clues. Here are mine as an example:
'books' of knowledge (aka book collection)
'seeds' of knowledge (garden spot)
clean school clothes (laundry room)
'Wii' relax and play (playroom)
carpool (our beloved minivan)
homework zone (kitchen table)
You probably know how a scavenger hunt works but each location will have a few school supplies and an apple with a clue to the next location. The end prize is the treat bag......I filled mine with Mentos gum and smarties!
I hope that this is a fun alternative to the shopping-for-school-supplies fiasco! Let me know how it goes for you and your school bound kids :)
If you are looking for more school ideas I have documented here how to manageably organize and enjoy all of the schoolwork, art and projects brought home from school!
Make it a beautiful day!
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