Size it Up

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Description

Estimating how large/long/wide something is compared to fruit and veg - 'how many sticks of celery talk is the Statue of Liberty'

Resources

Projector, Computer, Screen (and attached PPT)
Fruit and Veg:
Celery
Carrot
Radishes
Aubergine
Pomegranate
Apple
Cherry Tomato
Kiwi Fruit
Orange
Pear

Instructions

Scouts shown the piece of fruit/veg and the slide of the landmark.
Scouts asked to estimate how many of that particular fruit laid end to end would equal the height/length/width etc.
Closest estimate, when revealed at the end, wins the piece of fruit/veg

Tags

  • Estimating size
  • fruit
  • game
  • vegetables

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