Peacocks’ Egg Challenge

On Monday morning Peacocks were set the challenge of getting an egg across the Broad without breaking it.  They were put in teams of four and left to plan and execute it completely independently.DSCN7245

Measuring the width of the Broad caused quite a lot of head scratching on Tuesday ……DSCN7242

The teams soon got busy with their planning …

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their trial runs …

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and building.

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There were lots of different ways to get the egg across, including,

a raft …

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a pulley system …

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and a  zip wire …

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Checking the egg had survived the journey …

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Success!

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By working well together as a team, overcoming hurdles and learning from their mistakes the children showed grit, growth and greatness – WELL DONE.

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