The Marshmallow Challenge

Design thinking, importance of recalibrating, resourcefulness

Activity Description

The Marshmallow Challenge is planned to run for 30-45 minutes gives groups of 10 participants an opportunity to experience what it's like to build together. Participants are given spaghetti and other material to build the tallest tower that can hold the marshmallow on top for a few seconds. Facilitators from team SALT will be measuring each tower to ensure the quality, design, and length of the towers. The team that builds the tallest tower in 20 mins and fulfills all the criteria of compliance and sturdiness, wins.