Scouts in Action Month 2019 – Aqua Scouts Program – Elastic Band Paddle Boats

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Elastic Band Paddle Boats

Plan

Materials: Elastic Band Paddle Boats Equipment Popsicle Sticks, Glue Gun with Glue Sticks, Elastic Bands, Knife or Stanley Knife, Sandpaper

Do

Watch this video – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nPg7Ivcm32g

You may need to pre-make a boat so you know how many popsicle stick to use and have them pre-cut for the Joey Scouts. Have parents supervise/assist with the glueing

Joey Scouts to test boats in a bucket of water or kitchen sink or other suitable container.

Review

What did you enjoy most about this activity?

How did you boat go, did it float, did it move?

How could you make your boat better?