Monthly Archives: July 2017

The paper tower

Pieces of paper and adhesive tapeThis is a very simple activity that teaches participants the importance of planning and timing and increases creativity and creative thinking.

Each participant is given a sheet of paper and a roll of adhesive tape and asked to build the tallest free-standing structure s/he can in just 10 minutes.

After the 10 minutes, the group reviews the structures and discusses who planned their structure, who ran out of time, and what they could do differently next time.