Telescope Spotting Game

Telescope Spotting Game

Using a homemade telescope, kids play a fun game that hones their artistic imaginative and memory skills. This game can be played with friends and family alike!

4 - 7
Est. Time:
<1 hour

How we did it:

Materials List

  1. tube (Or several cups, anything that can be used to make a telescope)
  2. paint
  3. paper
  1. Make a simple telescope using a tube (such as a paper towel tube), or layer different sized cups.  

  2. Start the game by painting a picture on a series of pieces of paper.

  3. Have the child look at what they've created through the telescope and memorize the painted scene.  

  4. Blindfold the kid and make a small change to the painted scene.  

  5. Take the blindfold off, have the kid look through the telescope again and find the change that was made. Repeat!