The Mystery of the Masked Banana – Health Challenge in my Camp

The Mystery of the Masked Banana – Health Challenge in my Camp

Are you ready to put your five senses to the test?

Target: Counselors
Time frame: 15 to 30 minutes, 30 minutes and over
Type of tool: Facilitation
Ages: 13 years and over, 5-6 years, 7-8 years, 9-12 years, Any
Group size: One group
Value: $3   Free
Healthy eating



Description

Find out how much you know about fruits and vegetables. Get ready to put your five senses to the test!

Skill(s)

  • Healthy eating knowledge
  • Discovery of new foods
  • Sensory exploration
  • Teamwork

Suggested variant(s)

For the older ones:

The youth can fill in the chart by writing the name of the fruit or vegetable and the answer given by the opponent.

For the youngest:

It is the counselor who can give the tests to both teams.

Goal(s)

  • Explore food with all five senses.
  • Introduce new foods.

Required material(s)

  • Several different fruits and vegetables. Look out! For some games, fruits and vegetables will have to be cut into pieces beforehand!
  • Small bowls and utensils or toothpicks
  • Blindfolds or scarves (one per youth)
  • Opaque paper bags

 

This tool was developed in collaboration with Capsana.