Fun Activities For All

We have loads of great activities for you to try out at home. Some have videos to watch to follow and some are simple instructions.  You can pick and choose what you would like to do.

Don't forget to share with us what you have done on instagram #guidingdubaiturns50

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Listen along to Julia Johnson reading one of her books

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What can you do to decorate your sleeping area?  Maybe make a flag or a banner or some bunting

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How about getting your teddy (or other cuddly toy or doll) ready to camp with you – maybe they need a new outfit to wear!  The one judged to be best dressed posted on FB will get a prize!

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You need to find somewhere other than your bed to sleep – think about how to get ready to build a den or pitch a tent in the garden that you can sleep in during our event.

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Set aside a time to do some stair climbing – how many times can your unit climb the Burj Khalifa!?

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We’d love you to make a celebration cake to mark our 50th Birthday.  Don’t forget to post your creations on our facebook group so we can all see! There will be a prize for each section for the best looking cake.

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Have a go at this dance – funky chicken from the 1970’s. Post a video on our FB group….

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Can you get a cookie from your forehead to your mouth with out using your hands in a minute?

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Make these beautiful Mandala’s either by dot painting or by weaving with wool

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Watch and follow Lily’s video to make yummy Eggy Bread for breakfast!

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This morning’s dance is Agadoo from the 1980’s – give it a go!!

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Whats the highest number of apples you can stack in a minute?

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Video yourself being soaked with some water thrown by someone else and then throw your own water!  We will edit all the videos together to make one long video – see example video.

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Make the girlguiding Trefoil shape from anything – natural materials, things around your house, lego, how creative can you be?

There’s a prize for our favourite submission from each section!

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Make your own fairground attraction and have a go at Tin Can Alley

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Using chopsticks transfer small sweets like smarties or m&m’s from bowl to another – rainbows could use mini marshmallows to make it easier – how many can you transfer in a minute?

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How are you at skipping – can you do 50 skips? If you are really good at skipping can you do 50 skips without stopping!?

 

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Have a go at Origami

Try making this simple bookmark – you can decorate it how you like – a frog? a dog?

 

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You know you want to be a superhero – try out this song!

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Have a go at making some yummy S’mores, can be done on a fire, in a microwave or in an oven. These are traditional on camp.

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Come and join in with our Campfire Fun on Facebook live

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Have a go at our Campfire Songs Emoji Quiz

 

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Follow along with our video and make your own yummy pancakes for breakfast

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This song was very popular – can you still do it?

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How many T shirts can you put on at the same time in one minute!?   If you want to win a prize you will need to send in a video that shows you putting on all the T shirts in one minute! Prize for each section. The photo/video should be fun to see!

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Make a catapult, how far can you fire your missile?

Or maybe build a Bridge – how strong is it?

Or build a structure out of different materials – how tall can you make it?

 

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Can you catch and throw a ball 50 times?! Try either on your own or with a partner.  If you are really good see if you can do it 50 times without dropping it.

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Follow along with Lily to bake your own easy bagels

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Oh no you won’t be able to get this out of you head once you’ve had a go!!

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Make a maze for some marbles

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using a stick get creative!

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Have a go at this easy yoga routine with Freya

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How long will it take you to stuff a sleeping bag back into its bag? Can you do it less than a minute?

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