Sheep Trials

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The Shepherd needs to manoeuvre his/her sheep to the pen.


Chairs & cones (gates), ropes in a square (pens)


Six activity led by the Six Leader standing in one central location
The challenge is to manoeuvre the Cubs, one at a time, through an obstacle course blindfolded, between gates and into the pen
No speaking is allowed – the Six Leader needs to use a series of claps or whistles to indicate right or left (Leaders to either assist Cubs in working this out or the Six decides on this themselves as part of their planning
Do it as a time trial with the fastest Six the winners


  • sheep, trial, Manoeuvre, clap, whistle, listening

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