Cup Challenge

As part of our inquiry we are to ‘Face a Challenge - Create a Challenge’. We were set a challenge that involved a team of 4 having to stack cups in a pyramid using the equipment provided.


  • 4 pieces of string (1m in length)
  • 10 cups
  • 1 rubber band

The criteria:

  • 4 people must complete challenge together
  • All material must be used
  • No body parts to touch the cups

Key components were:

  • Team work
  • Listening to others ideas
  • Realise that we can do difficult thing
  • Have fun

 Watch the video here