Make your own arcade game with a few simple supplies! 

5 - 8
Est. Time:
1-2 hours

How we did it:

Materials List

  1. large box
  2. cardboard tubes
  3. colored paper
  4. glue
  5. scissors
  6. markers
  7. ball
  1. 1. Cut the cardboard tubes to different lengths. 

  2. 2. Cover each tube with colored paper. 

  3. 3. Write a number on each tube to show how many points they're worth. 

  4. 4. Glue colored paper inside the box. Glue the tubes at the bottom. 

  5. 5. Use your markers to decorate your game!

  6. Play!

    Tilt the box to try and roll a ball into the tubes. How many points can you score in a minute?