Floor Plan Maze
by Ling Bee Lain
Children will create a floor plan and play it like a maze.
Skill Level: Advanced
Suitable For: 5 - 6 years old
Estimated Time: > 30 mins
Physical - Controlling, balancing
Intellectual - Observing, comparing, discriminating directions
Emotional - Engagement
Social - Sharing, taking turns
Create a base for the cover. Trace the cover on a coloured paper and cut it out.
With the drawn map, cut the straws to different length according to the drawing. Engage the help of the children, glue the straws over the lines.
You may make your own ball by tearing a piece of paper or get a marble. And you are ready to have a rolling good time!
Plastic container covers
Introduce to children the idea of mapping a floor plan that represents your house. Together with the children, map out the layout of the house by drawing lines to represent walls, leaving gaps (of two-finger spacing) for the doors on the cut-out paper
A maze is complete! Now, you may secure it onto the cover.