Marshmallow Challenge

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Build freestanding tower to support marshmallow


per team:
1 large marshmallow
1m String
1m tape
20 pieces of spaghetti


Using the only the equipment provided each team must build a tower

The tower must be freestanding (i.e. not supported by anything other then the floor)

The marshmallow must be on the top of the tower

Teams should be marked on both teamwork and the height of the tower.


  • challenge
  • construction
  • spaghetti
  • teamwork

Badge Links

  • Creative - Construction
  • Creative - Construction
  • Teamwork - Team-building