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IGBIS Week of Play

Sungai Buloh
Selangor
Malaysia

From 12-16 October 2020, IGB International School students from KG to Grade 5 are invited to come to the Elementary School Design Lab to participate in making, design and creation. Students will be able to play, choose and experience such creative activities as cardboard creations, augmented reality, robot races, rock balancing, green screen photograph, and creating with LEGO.

Global Cardboard Challenge

Palo Alto
CA
United States

Families with children in preschool through grade five are welcome to join us for a morning of building and exploration. You can bring a cardboard creation from home, create while you are here, and/or help us with our group tower challenge.

Morning refreshments and light snacks will be served.

KUDZU Cardboard Carnival

Memphis
TN
United States

KUDZU is the Gifted and Talented Program at Christ Methodist Day School. KUDZU kids are creating carnival games and inviting the other kids in the school to play their games. Students will be asked to give donations for a ‘Fun Pass.” All the donations are going to our school’s Global Mission Project. This is not a public event. It is only being offered to the kids at our school.

Hyunhwa-Cardboard Challenge

평택시
경기도
South Korea

여름방학 메이커 캠프와 함께 카드보드챌린지를 개최하고자 합니다.
“주제는 1~2학년 동생들을 위한 놀이터 만들기”입니다.
4층 방과후 교실 앞에는 어린 동생들이 모여 앉아 스마트폰을 하며, 자신의 수업 차례가 되기를 기다립니다.
스마트폰을 하면서 상호 교류는 줄어들고, 스마트폰 게임의 시각적 효과에 빠져들면서 안타까운 장면들을 만들어내곤 합니다. 이에 동생들이 좋아하고, 즐겨 놀 수 있는 놀이터를 만들어 보면 어떨까 합니다.

buse yüzbaşı

tekirdağ
kapaklı
Turkey

Merhaba, Başakşehir okulları olarak bizde cardboard challenge projesine katılmak istiyoruz..

Grenada Elementary Harvest Festival

316 Shasta Blvd
California
United States

Come join our annual Harvest Festival and support the 3rd grade cardboard arcade!

Merryhill School Cardboard Challenge

Las Vegas
NV
United States

As the Genius Hour teacher at Merryhill Elementary School I will be leading on 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th grade students in the Cardboard Challenge.

Cardboard Play Day!

St. Louis
Missouri
United States

All are welcome to join in our intergenerational Cardboard Play Day! We supply the cardboard, scissors, and tape – you supply the creativity! Festivities we be held from 11:30am to 1pm at First Unitarian Church of St. Louis, in the chapel. Bring your friends!

Fenton’s Cardboard Challenge

Fenton
Michigan
United States

This Cardboard Challenge is open to the public! Please plan to join in the fun of creating your own cardboard creation to share. Build at home with family or friends or come to build here with the Fenton Art Council. October 5th from 10:00 – 1:00 is the build time. 1:00 – 2:00 is time to play and share. More information at www.Fentonartscouncil.com

Merve Bilgin

Tekirdağ
Kapaklı
Turkey

Karton düşleri

Global Cardboard Challenge at Scholarship Prep

Santa Ana
California
United States

Fourth grade students will build playable arcade games with cardboard and other recycled/recyclable materials. They will invite the school, parents, and the broader Santa Ana community to try out the games on the Day of Play.

4R CAINES ARCADE CHALLENGE

Forbes
New South Wales
Australia

A classroom of 20 working together in groups to create arcade games.

Indian Ridge GT

AURORA
Colorado
United States

The GT and Enrichment room will host a fun, creative and innovative experience!

Sunshine LC of Mott Haven

Bronx
New York
United States

This is a “remote” event to do at home with your child/children. You will bring your finished product to our address on Friday October 9th.

Cardboard Challenge 2017

Wayland
MA
United States

Students will work in collaborative groups to design and construct a future “Caine’s Arcade” game and of course spend time playing their classmates creations.

Amusement Bismarck

Bismarck
ND
United States

2nd, 5th and 6th grade collaborate during national cardboard day.

Freeman Cardboard Challenge

Irving
Texas
United States

Our STEM Academy is hosting the Cardboard Challenge with all K-5 students. Students will plan and construct their projects on Fridays during their specials class as we promote and encourage innovation and creativity through a STEM lens. We are partnering with a local business to supply cardboard and various types of tape for the students.

We will host a presentation day on October 4th. Details for this event are still being ironed out.

Barry’s Challenge!

Indian Trail
North Carolina
United States

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ENKA Cardboard Challenge

Sarıyer
Istanbul
Turkey

Students at ENKA Schools will build playable arcade games out of cardboard and other recyclable materials that utilize various forms of energy.

Make N Play with Cardboard

Singapore
Singapore
Singapore

Join us and help us create the Good Life Goals Cardboard Big Balls!

We want to complete 17 Cardboard Balls to represent each of the sustainable development goals (SDGs) to transform our world (More info about each goal https://www.un.org/development/desa/disabilities/envision2030.html)

Each Ball will be decorated with reflections on the goal, actions that the fabrication team feels they can take to contribute towards achieving the goal or questions they have about it.

Our Prototype (https://www.facebook.com/makenplay8/photos/a.277779662854085/408306359801414)

Cardboard Challenge

809 Taos Street
CO
United States

Pine River Elementary’s Cardboard Challenge

China
MI
United States

Pine River students are challenged to use their creativity to build something clever out of cardboard and recycled materials.

Fall Festival

Longmont
Colorado
United States

We have 5 classes of students creating a cardboard arcade for our annual Fall Festival this year on Oct. 27th!

HMS Cardboard Challenge

Hyde Park
NY
United States

Create our own “arcade” for students and siblings to enjoy after school!

Cardboard Challenge

hesperia
CA
United States

At my house I will host a cardboard challenge

Modesto Architecture & Design Week Family Event

Modesto
Ca
United States

The MADWEEK Cardboard Challenge & Day of Creative Play will engage families and kids of all ages* in creative play through fun and exciting crafts, games, and activities. Kids will design and build games and other creations from cardboard, recycled materials and their imaginations.

Participants will be eligible to enter their designs in the MADWEEK Cardboard Challenge competition. Selected finalists will be awarded a package of prizes!

Oak Ridge’s Cardboard Challenge

Sandwich
MA
United States

We will gather people from our community for a day of play with the creations that students made out of recycled materials.

McSpedden Global Cardboard Launch

Frisco
TX
United States

Over the course of eight days, students will work in a mixed grade level group to create a cardboard prototype that solves a problem. They will use the LAUNCH cycle (John Spencer & A.J. Juliani) to guide them and will present their final product on December 13th.

Testing Event

Los Angeles
CA
United States

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Tweedy’s Cardboard Challenge

South Gate
California
United States

This will be our first cardboard challenge! We will encourage other students from our school and neighborhood to join us.

Stars Arcade

Wilmington
CA
United States

Our STEAM Magnet students will be creating and testing cardboard games. Once they’ve been tested and improved, our STEAM Magnet will display their games during our Fall Festival Fundraiser/Halloween Parade. We will sell tickets to play the games. Each ticket will sell for 25 cents with special discount pricing for pre-sale tickets. Ticket sales will be used to fund other STEAM projects throughout the school year.

LCS Cardboard challenge

Denver
North Carolina
United States

This event will feature grades 8th, 7th, and 6th. Students will tackle a real world problem and create solutions using cardboard and other recycled materials to do so. There will be music and maybe refreshments for the invited guest to enjoy and have fun.

Middle School Leaders: Global Cardboard Challenge

Vitoria
ES
Brazil

Make Something – Get Inspired, Plan, & Build

Gear up for the Day of Play with the Cardboard Challenge! Invite kids to build something awesome out of cardboard and recycled materials. Games, robots, spaceships… Build over multiple days or do it all on the Day of Play. Your choice.

Why Participate?
1) Creativity is the most important skill of the future.
2) The Challenge brings the world together around the value of creativity.
3) Students all over the world are participating. It’s a worldwide celebration of the genius of every person!

Durbin Cardboard Challenge

Noblesville
Indiana
United States

Students will be creating inventions with cardboard and recycled materials during their time for Art Studio the week of October 1st-5th.

EW Cardboard Carnival

Philadelphia
PA
United States

EducationWorks is a non profit organization that provides out-of-school services for 20 schools in Philadelphia and Camden, NJ. Our k-8th grade sites will be challenged with building a cardboard based carnival with working games to be played in honor of Canes arcade. The winner of the cardboard carnival challenge will receive a pizza and ice-cream party, while their games are enjoyed by all!

Cardboard Challenge

Waupaca
WI
United States

Event will be Saturday October 5th, 10am-Noon

Waupaca Area Public Library invites you to bring your imaginations to help create our own cardboard arcade! Invent arcade or carnival style games for other families to enjoy.

Jefferson’s Cardboard Challenge

San Diego
CA
United States

This is a school wide event, but we are distance learning at this time, so it will be done through zoom.

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Hong Kong

Make and Play-Cardboard Challange 2018

Singapore
Singapore
Singapore

Kids from the Make N Play program at Beyond Social Services will be open their “Arcade” center to the general public.
The kids will create the Arcade Machines during our cardboard camp.

TCE Cardboard Challenge

Sharpsville
Indiana
United States

Once a month, students at Tri-Central Elementary dedicate a day to STEM. On Friday, September 28th, our elementary students will be participating in the cardboard challenge to create an arcade game using cardboard and recyclables. At each grade level, they will visit each others classrooms to play the games.

Flux’s Cardboard Carnival

Norristown
Pennsylvania
United States

Announcing Flux’s 1st Annual Cardboard Carnival! Join us for a day of creative play and making with cardboard! What can you make out of cardboard and other recyclable materials? A spaceship, dragon, or maybe even a submarine? Bring the whole family and enjoy a day of creating! Build cardboard creations together, take time to explore Flux’s cardboard castle and other creations, or take a turn at different cardboard carnival games.

Cardboard, recyclable materials, and common building supplies will be available, but please bring more if possible. Extra cardboard is a plus!

Please register for this event by going to – https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fluxs-cardboard-carnival-tickets-70024010701

Box challenge

Garland
TX
United States

Box challenge

Liberty Cardboard Challenge

South Gate
CA
United States

Liberty Elementary School will host a school wide Cardboard Challenge after school on October 27, 2017. Games, food, music, and lots of fun!

Imagination’s Cardboard Challenge

Los Angeles
California
United States

Room 7 and 21 Cardboard Challenge

Anaheim
California
United States

Students from room 7 and 21 will work together throughout a week to create, collaborate, communicate and think critically to build a classroom city filled with a multitude of inventions and ideas.

Bison Cardboard Challenge

Washington
District of Columbia
United States

Why Participate?

Creativity is the most important skill of the future, and the Cardboard Challenge is a powerful tool to foster it through playful learning.

The Cardboard Challenge brings the world together around the value of creativity. It’s a worldwide celebration of the genius of everyone and the simple things we can do to foster it.

Cardboard City Challenge

Kuching
Sarawak

To celebrate World Architecture Day 2017, Pertubuhan Akitek Malaysia Sarawak Chapter (PAMSC) and architecture design studio, INTODESIGN Lab had organized a Cardboard City Challenge for primary school children from age 9 to 12 and celebrating the Global Cardboard Play Day with the community. This event held from the 3rd to the 8th of October, 240 students of primary school guided by 120 volunteers from colleges and universities. On the last two days of Play Day, more than 1000 people has turned up, visited the exhibition and participated. The final ‘Cardboard City’ is more than 400 sq.m. in area!

Cardboard Challenge

Waverley
NS
Canada

Grade 5 students will participate in the Cardboard Challenge

East 131 Cardboard Arcade

Cleveland
OH
United States

BUILD & PLAY
Children will make games using available resources. Children will be encouraged to tinker, play around, experiment, mess-up and try again.

SHARE
Children will transform the East 131st Street Library into a cardboard arcade to share their creations with parents, friends, and local community members. The point of sharing is to see that their creations have value to others.

Cola City Homeschoolers Cardboard Challenge

Irmo
South Carolina
United States

Participants create something fun, useful, or beautiful from used cardboard and other upcycled materials.Whether it’s an arcade game, a rocket ship, a robot or something else! Bring it to the park for others to see your innovation and creativity. Let’s PLAY!

Garden Valley Idaho Cardboard Challenge

Garden Valley
Idaho
United States

This Cardboard Challenge will take place in the beautiful mountains of Garden Valley, Idaho. Join us at your Garden Valley District Library for endless possibilities and adventures. All are welcome!

Fall Carnival

Elk Grove
CA
United States

We are hosting a fall carnival. One side of the center, there will be an arcade of games made out of cardboard, and on the other side there will be a maze built out of cardboard and other items. This event will be held on the same evening as the “Lights on after school” which is on Oct 25th, 2018.

Central Junior High GT Cardboard Challenge

Pollok
TX
United States

The GT students will be using their daily 30-minute Challenge class working and groups in a project-based learning experience applying to the engineering process to building something from cardboard.

3rd Grade Arcade

Petersburg
TX
United States

The 3rd grade class from Petersburg Elementary will be creating a cardboard arcade in their Elementary Science class.

MVPS Lower School Cardboard Challenge

Atlanta
Georgia
United States

A week-long challenge for our students to build something for others that answers this question: “How might we share our love of creative play by building stations that elevate learning in the corners of our campus?”

Alvin Elementary Eagles

Alvin
TX
United States

Cardboard Challenge for 3rd – 5th grade students at Alvin Elementary in Alvin, Texas.

HRHS Cardboard Challenge

Westhampton
MA
United States

The HRHS Makerspace Club will participate in the Global Cardboard Challenge on Oct. 11, 2018 during the first club meeting of the school year.

Marlin Gonzalez

Sosua
Puerto Plata
Dominican Republic

We are a non-profit organization called @inspiredr.org and we have been doing this challenge since 2015 but never has host one. We would like to do simple machines with our member. At end of the challenge, we are inviting the parents and family to show them what we have done.

Cardboard Challenge ICBEU Manaus

Manaus
Amazonas
Brazil

O Workshop DIY Teatro de Sombra é uma exploração com luz, sombra e cor construindo uma arte cinética vinheta. Objetos do dia a dia são usados ​​como criadores de sombras com simples de usar fontes de luz e motores lentos para criar graça a cenas de luz e sombra. No final da atividade um parede colaborativa de iluminada criações cinéticas são feitas com as investigações individuais. Ao final da Oficina, os participantes poderão compartilhar as estórias criadas na atividade através dos Stories das suas redes sociais.

PlayHouse Global Cardboard Challenge

Peoria
IL
United States

Families will be invited to take part in the Global Cardboard Challenge right here in Peoria at Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum. Kids and their families will be invited to build amazing things from cardboard, recycled materials, and lots of creativity. For free!

Sanders Elementary

Louisville
Kentucky
United States

Students will brainstorm items that could be made out of boxes. Students will work in groups to create a plan and determine supplies needed. Students will uses boxes of various sizes to create something. Students will share their creation with classmates and parents.

The Dream Project Cardboard Challenge

Cabarete
Puerto Plata
Dominican Republic

The Dream Project is an educational non-profit organization in the Dominican Republic. DREAM supports early childhood education by providing Dominican children with a head start through our Montessori classrooms throughout the country. Our programs encourage play and exploration in a safe learning environment. We will be hosting our first Cardboard Box Challenge with our Montessori students. We are looking forward to integrating our families, community, and students to take part in this global event.

Panther Arcade 2020

Exeter
ON
Canada

Panther Arcade 2020

Mike’s LA Cardboard Challenge

Los Angeles
CA
United States

This is an event at Metro Charter school with K-2 grades. The theme is transportation and city planning.

Cardboard Challenge

Austin
TX
United States

A Cardboard Extravaganza~

Mini Cardboard Challenge

San Jose
CA
United States

Students will participate in a modified mini cardboard challenge to create a mini arcade.

Sherman Oaks Cardboard Challenge

San Jose
California
United States

Each class will decide on a theme and create a cardboard representation of the idea. on the 6th of October the school will showcase and have a large gallery walk for all work to be seen.

Conway

Oceanside
CA
United States

Virtual Learning Classroom Challenge

San Benito County Cardboard Challenge

Hollister
CA
United States

Join the San Benito County Arts Council’s STEAM Initiative and participate in the Global Cardboard Challenge.

Pickens Middle School Cardboard Arcade

Pickens
SC
United States

8th grade students in our enrichment classes made cardboard arcade games after watching Cain’s Arcade during the first week of school. We’re going to host the special education classes during the first week of October to play our games.

Caine´s Arcade

Stamford Ct
Ct
United States

Have funn!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Mrs. Browns Arcade

Cottontown
TN
United States

Each student is designing their own arcade.

St. Gabriel’s Catholic School Cardboard Challenge

AUSTIN
TX
United States

Students in Pre-K and K will make things out of cardboard and MakeDo while spending time in our school’s makerspace.

Davis Bay Cardboard Day

Sechelt
BC
Canada

Our class of 20 students will host a Cardboard Day in our classroom, and invite the school.

Cassingham Community Cardboard Challenge

Bexley
OH
United States

Students in grades K-5 and their families are welcome to join our 4th Annual Cassingham Community Cardboard Challenge!

Saturday, October 5, 2019
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Cassingham Elementary Playground

All materials are provided!

Blueys Big Arcade

Lancaster
Victoria
Australia

In Pairs the students will reinvent a popular carnival game using cardboard donated from our local supermarket

Ammon Cardboard Challenge 2018

Ammon
Idaho
United States

The event will be open to the community and advertised through the elementary school I work for. I have been collecting cardboard and have talked to parents to get them excited. The challengers (students or family groups) will have 1 hour to create their hearts desire out of cardboard and recycled material and then we will have a showcase at the end.

Building the city of Carboardia

Providenciales
BWI
Bahamas

Actually in the Turks and Caicos Islands, south of the Bahamas (we weren’t on the drop down list).

All Provo Primary families are invited to join us for or an afternoon of creativity.

Help us to build… Cardboardia’ a city where everything is made from recycled cardboard!

What would your family add to our city? A fairground? A skyscraper? A castle? A park or even a soccer stadium? We’ll need everything from the neighbourhood cat to an international airport! Will it be a city of the past, present or future?
No idea is too big or too small for Cardboardia – our imagination is the only limit!

So start planning as a family and meet us at Provo Primary on Sunday 30th – 3pm onwards.

Just bring:
• Scissors, box cutters, etc.
• LOTS of masking tape (no duct tape please)
• An imagination
We have loads of cardboard (kept from our summer orders) but feel free to bring any tubes, thin card
Please BYO drinks and snacks and cash for our lemonade stand (proceeds go towards a scholarship fund!

All children need to be accompanied by at least one family adult or supervising adult.

No technology, just simple, basic, imaginative fun!

Arcade machine challenge

Homestead
Florida/northern
United States

Everyone has to make at least one arcade machine but don’t come to the address just show pictures and I’ll choose the best one.

Year 2 Inclusive Cardboard Arcade

Wahroonga
NSW
Australia

Students in Year 2 have designed and built cardboard arcade games and used Micro:Bits to create score counters. In addition, they are using the FIDS framework to modify their design and make it inclusive for people in society that may have an impairment or disability. They are following the FIDS process to help them empathise and understand that there are people in our community that do not have the ease of accessing the everyday things many of us take for granted.

2017 STEM Expo

9435 Lyons Mill Rd
Maryland
United States

The 2017 STEM Expo at Lyons Mill Elementary takes place on November 4th, 2017. There will be STEM activities for students of all ages. The YoungSTEMs Expo is for Pre-K-2nd grade students to explore “STEM Careers A-Z’ with hands on activities centered around agriculture and aquaculture. Older students can participate in the Cardboard Challenge, a Chess tournament, 3D and augmented reality video game design, and the chemistry of baking. Students can explore the Art & Design wing as well! Bring the entire family!

Irving’s Cardboard Challenge

Norman
OK
United States

No sure yet.

Duurzaamheidscentrum Assen

Assen
Drenthe
Netherlands

The municipality of Assen appeals to the creativity of children and challenges all primary schools in Assen to participate. Actium Wonen will also have its own building competition. In the afternoon all children (from 6 to 80 years) can build freely.

The competition takes place between 10:00-12:00. In the afternoon you can come to build freely from 13:00-16:00u

STEAM Carnival

Groveland
ESSEX
United States

The STEAM Carnival is a celebration on STEAM within our school community. This is a hands-on event where students and parents participate in STEAM challenges, maker projects, and hopefully participate in the cardboard arcade.

Div 1+2

Langley
BC
Canada

Division’s 1 and 2 are engaging going to have an opportunity to explore their imaginations and unleash their natural creative talents on October 9th.

Global Maker Day: Cardboard Challenge

Keswick
Virginia
United States

Stony Point Elementary Fourth Grade students are celebrating Global Maker Day by participating in a cardboard challenge! Students will be challenged to build their own arcade inspired by Caine’s Arcade.

Arbor Station Day of Play!

Douglasville
GA
United States

We will be watching Caine’s Arcade and then setting families loose to create their own games. Prizes will be given in various categories. Tape and cutting materials are being provided via grant that was written for this event.

Makers Gonna Make a Difference

Stanley
NC
United States

It’s not cardboard…it’s a way to make a difference. Students will look for a need globally, nationally, locally or individually to make a difference in some way for someone.

3rd Grade Lanakila Cardboard Challenge

Honolulu
Hawaii
United States

Families are invited to join our 3rd graders in using their imagination to create cardboard games! September 19, 2019

Hanover County Cardboard Challenge

Mechanicsville
VA
United States

We will be holding a virtual cardboard challenge with our students across our county!

MOO MOO’S funhouse

14 saddle back grove
karori
New Zealand

We are hosting a small arcade to earn money for our school supplies

Bill Wright Elementary’s Cardboard Challenge

Weatherford
TX
United States

5th Grade students will be creating their own arcade for the entire school to play.

Alta Vista Primary Community Cardboard Challenge

Los Gatos
CA
United States

First and second grade students and families will join to build during the cardboard challenge.

HVES Cardboard Challenge #2

Menifee
CA
United States

This is our 2nd cardboard challenge, looking to be bigger and better.

Explorium Denton Children’s Museum

Denton
Texas
United States

We will host a small group of families to come build with us using our collected cardboard

Fallingbrook Community Elementary School’s Cardboard Challenge 2018

Orleans
ON
Canada

To begin with, as their homeroom teacher I will introduce and then challenge my grade 5/6 students to use their imagination, creativity, and collaboration skills to create something out of cardboard. I plan to pitch the idea to my junior colleagues, or even the whole school. Who knows what will transpire or inspire?

Cardboard Challenge

Petaling Jaya
Selangor
Malaysia

Kids get to unleash their creativity by creating something amazing out of imagination, cardboard and recycled materials!

Global Cardboard Challenge

Peabody
MA
United States

The Peabody Library is celebrating the Global Cardboard Challenge (officially October 5) all week long! Stop by the library anytime we’re open, to use our supplies and cardboard and see where your imagination takes you. Looking for inspo? Head to the official site: https://cardboardchallenge.com/. Are you making a cardboard creation at home or participating in another organization’s cardboard challenge? Let us know! Use #cardboardchallenge , tag us #peabodyinstitutelibrary and your cardboard creation could be featured on our Instagram or Facebook page!

Barcelona Elementary Cardboard Challenge

Glendale
Arizona
United States

At home cardboard challenge

Canes arcade

Humble
Texas
United States

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Chelsea Dale

Chattanooga
TN
United States

Chattanooga Zoo – Cardboard challenge pop up play challenge

Hawley Cardboard Challenge

Newtown
CT
United States

4th Grade students are taking on the challenge to design and create their own cardboard creations with duck tape, rulers, glue, pencils, and scissors.

Gombert Elementary School 3rd Grade Cardboard Challenge

Aurora
IL
United States

As we unpack boxes of supplies, we are left with perfectly good cardboard boxes. Why not use them to build and create!?! I will read aloud two books, “What Do You Do With an Idea?” and “What to Do With a Box”. Then I will allow students time to plan, design and build anything! This year I decided I will show the original Caine’s Arcade video after the students build, because last year many wanted to make arcade games when I showed the video before my Cardboard Box Challenge. This year I wanted the sky to be the limit, without any preconceived ideas. We will offer the students many left over craft items, along with other recycled items like egg cartons, paper towel tubes, toilet paper rolls, bottle tops, construction paper scraps, etc.

Whit’s Test Event

Anytown
CA
United States

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ACTS Fall Festival

Twentynine Palms
CA
United States

Marines will be using cardboard to create a maze and haunted house for the squadron Fall Festival

Towne Meadow Cardboard Challenge

Carmel
Indiana
United States

The 4/5 High Ability Students will work in small groups to construct cardboard arcade games. They will sell fun passes to collect donations for a given charity that they will select closer to time.

RIS Cardboard Challenge Pakistan

Islamabad
Capital
Pakistan

Event will be hosted by Roots International Schools, Pakistan.

Cardboard Challenge at Bok Academy

Lake Wales
Florida
United States

Edward W. Bok Academy will be hosting this year’s Cardboard Challenge, and all STEM students and family members are welcome invited to attend!

Prior to October 8th, students will be encouraged to use their creativity and problem-solving to design and build a prototype that either solves a community problem or achieves a goal. They could create a new invention, improve upon an existing idea, make a fun game for others to play – the sky’s the limit! However, their prototype needs to be made mostly from cardboard or other reused materials.

There will also be other activities/challenges that students can participate in during the day, and a few special awards will be given to students who show exemplar creativity, craftsmanship, and utilization of the design process.

Byerley First Grade

Battle Mountain
NV
United States

We will build in my class at BMES.

Sunset Hills Elementary

san Diego
CA
United States

The second grade students work in teams and create either a game or something they think is pretty or useful. We invite the parents to come and play with us as well as the first grade classes.

BPS Superstars Challenge

Mississauga
ON
Canada

Students will be challenged to use cardboard to create a structure of their choice. The challenge will be connected to our Grade 3 Science Unit (Understanding Structures & Mechanisms: Strong & Stable Structures).

Cardboard Valle del Miro

Valdemoro
Madrid
Spain

Cardboard challenge in a primary education school. It´s the 4th time we participate.

We’re playing again.

Upper ColleymoreRock Road
St. Michael
Barbados

We will design and build at home and meet on line to show off our creations. Let’s have fun as usual and see what our imaginations create.

bakersfield
california
United States

Idaho City Cardboard Challenge

Idaho City
Idaho
United States

We will host our first ever Cardboard Challenge at our high school cafeteria to ensure access to a wide range of students. We plan to ask our community business to sponsor a few prizes and make it a fun, upbeat opportunity to create!

Gear Team

Jonesboro
Arkansas
United States

I will be hosting this event with students receiving extra enrichment and Gifted and Talented students

TCS Cardboard Challenge

Thomaston
CT Connecticut
United States

Students will be participating in the Cardboard Challenge

BCPS Cardboard Challenge

Byron Bay
NSW
Australia

Grade 3/4 arcade game math challenge

Iowa City
Iowa
United States

Walker Magnet Middle’s Day of Play

Odessa
FL
United States

Tinker Tuesday Makerspace participants in grades 6-8 will have the chance to create with cardboard.

MsE’s Mysteries of Cardboard

Mississauga
ON
Canada

Arts and Tech students building and sharing with SUSTAINABILITY and CREATIVITY in mind.

North Star Elementary

Graham
Washington
United States

This is an elementary school event.

Cardboard Challenge

Gurgaon
Haryana
India

Children use available material from home, along with a cardboard box and create a game/toy.

TK family meet and greet box party

Fremont’s
Ca
United States

This is an annual event that I do to get to know my classroom families.

Chargers Cardboard Challenge!

St Petersburg
FL
United States

The Junior Kindergarteners and 2nd graders at Shorecrest Preparatory School are teaming up to complete the Global Cardboard Challenge! Communicate, Collaborate, Create!

TK weekend family meet and greet cardboard maker event

Fremont
Ca
United States

A chance to get to know other families while creating and playing together.

Building a space (Construyendo un espacio)

Santiago de los Caballeros
Santiago
Dominican Republic

5th grade students will meet to build a new space for all of us, a renewed city. We will see some pictures as reference and divide the work in different categories, students will be able to choose one of these categories to work with: infrastructure to connect us with others, infrastructure to recreate among others, transportation methods to keep us closer with those who are far from us, machines to solve an issue we face collectively.

Guidepost Montessori at Palo Alto

Palo Alto
California
United States

Our Montessori School Community welcomes you and your family to join our Cardboard Challenge from 10:00am-12:00pm in the front play area of our school.

Mrs. Calatayud Cardboard Challenge 2018

EL CENTRO
California
United States

5th grade students at MLKing will participate in the Day of Play, Cardboard Challenge.

Vale Tech Class Cardboard challenge

Cashmere
WA
United States

All technology classes at Vale elementary, 1st through 4th grade, will be joining in the cardboard challenge. It will be the same week as our schools fun run, with the theme of ‘game on’, which will coincidence perfectly with each other!

Isle au Haut cardboard games

Isle au Haut
Maine
United States

Seven students from a one room school house, on a Maine island host their second annual cardboard challenge.

Jones Arcade

Asheville
NC
United States

Our 5th graders will be designing cardboard arcade games.

MMS Global Cardboard Challenge

Monticello
IL
United States

Sages of all ages will meet after school to build creatively.

4th ENKA Cardboard Challenge

Sakarya
Marmara
Turkey

3rd and 4th Grade students will create and share their cardboard games with the whole school community.

Kooky Cardboard Cave Art

Shelburne
Vermont
United States

Kindergarten – 8th grade students at Shelburne Community School in Shelburne, Vermont will be w working with their art teacher, Pete Boardman, to create a series of cardboard caves that will each serve as a miniature art exhibit. Students will build and decorate cardboard caves inspired by both ancient cave art and modern art. The caves will be installed for the artists’ families and friends to explore and enjoy at a community fundraiser. These young artists will plan out and build their creative caves in groups and will be tasked with creative problem-solving as well as working together to explore innovative and resourceful skills.

Cardboard Challenge

ho chi minh
ho chi minh
Vietnam

This event is hosted by Kidspire – an NPO educational organization in Vietnam. Since, Kidspire has utilized a S.T.E.A.M. program as our platform for supporting children in their preparation to face the challenges they encounter upon leaving the orphanage and transitioning into their young adult lives.
the cross-student event between Kidspire’s students and a group of students from local Canadian International School.

DLL Cardboard Challenge

Asheboro
NC
United States

The Specialists at our school will teach 1/2 day STEAM sessions with each grade level. We will have Cardboard Challenges during these sessions.

Panther Cardboard Challenge!

Panama City Beach
FL
United States

We will have our TAG classes along with some ESE classes participate through using critical and creative thinking skills as they use cardboard to create!

Does cardboard float ?

Toronto
Ontario
Canada

Classes will be invited to design and submit creations made out of cardboard for a float test.

The lead teachers will provide some ideas and strategies to help interested staff participate in the challenge.

Global Day of Play at the J: Cardboard Challenge

York
PA
United States

On October 5, communities of children all around the world gather to create and build using cardboard, recycled materials, and imagination, inspired by the film Caine’s Arcade. Children will work collaboratively and creatively to assemble a cardboard creation from the provided “builder buffet”.

Your child is welcome to join us for a drop-off session appropriate to their age; snacks are provided for all sessions and lunch is included with the full-day drop-off session. Please plan to bring your lunch or dine at Café Nosh if you are participating as a family; snacks are provided for family participants.

DaffodilFestival Cardboard Challenge

Bourne
Ma
United States

In conjunction with The Bourne Historical Society Daffodil Festival
For students within the Bourne School System, home schooled and non-profit groups/teams

Cardboard Challenge

FREMONT
CALIFORNIA
United States

As part of our elementary STEAM program, students 1-5 are participating in a week long planning, designing, building and sharing project, creating cardboard projects in teams.

AISHK Cardboard Challenge

Kowloon Tong
Kowloon
Hong Kong

The Year 4 students at AISHK are getting involved in the cardboard challenge to use their imagination and test their skills in collaboration, construction and creativity.

Room 225

North Hollywood
CA
United States

Cardboard Game Fun Friday!

Students of room 225 will present their cardboard games to the class on Friday. After all students have presented the cardboard game they created our class will have a Fun Friday. Students will be able to visit any game they’d like to try and play until the end of the school day.

STEM Cardboard Challenge

Tuzla
TK
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Kid will challange combining cardboard with electronics and robotics devices, such as Makey Makey, micro:bits, m:Bot, Lego WeDo.

Fundación Sonrisa Naranja

Guayaquil
Guayas
Ecuador

During the pandemic many children in socio-economic less developed parts of Ecuador are not allowed to go out of the house. For months they were locked in their houses. Just recently the lockdown has lifted a little, but in the very heavy hit city of Guayaquil many parents don’t allow their children to leave their homes. School is online, sports are not allowed, playgrounds are closed. In order to stimulate their creativity and lift the boredom, the Fundacion Sonrisa Naranja is planning on organizing a cardboard challenge. We will provide the cardboard, since this is a poor neighbourhood, and the children will work at home. The result they will publish on Facebook and the foundation will provide prices for the most creative works. In this way we can stimulate the children and we still comply with the coronavirus legislations.

Global Cardboard Challenge/Sem Day of Play

Forty Fort
PA
United States

During the program, participants will have the opportunity to create a hydraulic arm, Halloween costume, interactive structure, or whatever they wish. Participants are also encouraged to begin building their own cardboard projects in advance and bring their creations to the event to share with the group. Come innovate, invent, and play!

Costa Verde Cardboard Challenge

Sayulita
Nayarit
Mexico

Costa Verde International School is a progressive bilingual green school in Sayulita, Mexico. Students in our Secundary school will create an interactive cardboard arcade for the rest of the school to enjoy.

Div 5. Cardboard Challenge

Castlegar
BC
Canada

Students in Div. 5 are participating in the Global Cardboard Challenge. They are designing and creating anything they want out of cardboard.

PHOENIX
Arizona
United States

St Anthony’s Arcade

Melbourne
Victoria
Australia

Year 5/6 students from St Anthony’s Primary School will be designing and building their own Caine’s Arcade.

Experimentos caseros arte y gaming

Mendoza
Argentina Mendoza catholic
Argentina

Armando arte y más

Westwood Arcade Challenge

Friendswood
TX
United States

The gifted and talented students in first and second grade will create arcade games using recycled materials. They will create a new game that offers a challenge and create rules for the participant. Students will invite administrators and teachers to come play.

KJHS-Oakdale Cardboard Challenge

Normal
IL
United States

Students in 8th Grade BELT (Business, Entrepreneurship, Leadership Training) at KJHS are planning, organizing, and facilitating a local cardboard challenge for students at a nearby elementary school in the district. The 8th Grade entrepreneurs are creating specific challenges for the elementary students to participate in at the event to jumpstart their imaginations, create some friendly competition, and recognize students for expressing their creativity.

Hyderabad Cardboard Challenge 2019

Hyderabad
Telangana
India

Hyderabad Cardboard challenge will be back with Hyderabad mommies.

Turtle Lake School Community

Shoreview
MN
United States

Students will be participating from home during Distance Learning or off days of Blended Learning. It will be open to anyone who wants to participate. It is not required, but is so much fun, you will want to join in!:))
Through out the year, second grade BL students will participate in their science specialist class as well! Again, this activity is optional for all other students.

skee board challange

Elk Grove Village
IL
United States

come over

Cline’s Arcade Challenge

Friendswood
Texas
United States

Gifted and Talented students will create their own arcade games with recycled materials. They will make a new game that offers a challenge for the participants. Other students, teachers, and administrators will play the new games.

Mrs. Bradley’s Class Challenge

Palm Coast
FL
United States

Our 3rd Grade class learned about Caine and his arcade. We were so inspired that we built our own cardboard games and will have a Game Day in class to share our designs and games and play!

Cardboard Creations

Evansburg
AB
Canada

Join us for an afternoon of fun and creativity.

Reya

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Barbados

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Build Like Benjamin Banneker

Little Rock
AR
United States

Design and build a working model clock, telescope, a gardening container or another apparatus inspired by Benjamin Banneker using cardboard.

Kohl Children’s Museum

Glenview
Illinois
United States

Cool Cardboard Construction- Build, construct and create your own world out of cardboard! Use your imagination to transform this material into all things possible!

Baker Bobcats Cardboard Challenge

San Jose
CA
United States

Baker students grades TK-5 will participate in a week long Design for Change cardboard construction challenge. Students will create shelters for homeless people and their pets.

Marion Mix 6th Grade

Elk Grove
CA
United States

Classroom Gallery Walk to play classmates games.

SJA Cardboard Car Show

Clark
NJ
United States

Students will display cardboard vehicles made from cardboard and recycled materials. The car show will be on display in the school parking lot during our annual Walk-a-thon fundraiser.

Idaho Museum of Natural History Cardboard Challenge

Pocatello
ID
United States

Cardboard Challenge- This event is open to all ages but geared to elementary and middle school students. If you can imagine it, you can build it in cardboard. Bring materials or use ours. If you don’t have ideas, we will have a few suggestions to get you started.

York County Mini Makers Faire

Biddeford
ME
United States

We will have a cardboard makers zone as a part of the York County Mini Maker Faire

Phoenix
AZ
United States

Mays Cardboard Challenge!

St Paul
MN
United States

We are the 4th Grade students at Benjamin E Mays!

Inqui-Lab Day of Play

HYDERABAD
TELANGANA
India

We at Inqui-Lab Foudnation are hosting an Imagination.org chapter in Hyderabad! As our first event we planned to host the Cardboard challenge for a bunch of 30 kids from 6 different schools in Hyderabad. The kids will build an arcade with 6-8 games and will get to experience each other’s creations during play time in the end 😀

Gujarat cardboard challenge

Vadodara
Gujarat
India

Cardboard challenge involving children from various areas of city to bring out the imagination

Consolas de carton epicas

cali
valle
Colombia

Diseño y reconstruccion consolas para juegos con su carcasa de carton reciclado para ayudar a cuidar nuestro planeta de la contaminacion.

Papermaster’s creation

Indonesia
Jakarta
Indonesia

Well UM it’s my cardboard creation

Anastasis Academy

Centennial
CO
United States

Anastasis Academy Day of Play Cardboard Arcade challenge- 7th annual Day of Play celebration!

Bridgeport Elementary

Bridgeport
WA
United States

A after school program where the children will determine and design their creation

Global Cardboard Challenge Day

Hooksett
NH
United States

Join us as we use our MakeDo cardboard constructions kits to make innovative creations out of cardboard!

Virtual Cardboard Challenge

BOWLING GREEN
Kentucky
United States

Virtual FirstGrade Cardboard Challenge Halloween Week.

Western Row’s Third Grade STEAM Carnival

Mason
OH
United States

We are designing cardboard arcade games in our STEAM lab and having a family night to play them.

Cardboard Challenge

Petaluma
CA
United States

Our entire school will build creations out of cardboard that is donated by Mike’s Bikes. The sky is the limit, with only two rules: cardboard is the main component and you must have FUN! Be as creative as possible… what can be made from cardboard?

BMS Cardboard Challenge

Dededo
GU
Guam

BMS Library Cardboard Challenge

Safe Halloween 2020

Strongsville
Ohio
United States

Students from the Make It Take It Class will create a way to transport candy safely to Trick or Treaters.

Ben Franklin Elementary Cardboard Challenge

Newark
Ohio
United States

Ben Franklin students and family will come together on this Day of Play to use their imagination and creativity to make cardboard creations.

PLEASANT GROVE GT CREATE WEEK

Texarkana
Texas
United States

WE WILL PARTICIPATE IN THE GIFTED & TALENTED CLASS DURING THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 8-12TH.

Rotterdam
NY
United States

Findlay City Schools Cardboard Challenge

Findlay
Ohio
United States

Findlay City Schools Cardboard Challenge
10:00-2:00 at the Findlay Village Mall
Come and check out the Cardboard Creations!
Play the cardboard arcade games, explore our MAZE, enter our STEM drawing, and more!

Ernest Hemingway STEAM School

Ketchum
Idaho
United States

We plan to have the Global Cardboard Challenge at Hemingway STEAM School in Ketchum Idaho. We plan on hosting it October 3-5. The children will either be creating projects in their classrooms or as individuals at home. We will be displaying the cardboard creations in the school lobby starting on October 3rd.

CJM Cardboard Challenge

Calgary
Alberta
Canada

Our Grade 5 and 6 students have been exploring the question: What would a community look like on Mars? These students are participating in the design process and will be creating prototypes of their space communities using only CARDBOARD! Let the creativity begin!

MTG Cardboard Arcade

Chicago
IL
United States

6th grade students will design their own cardboard arcade games and then host 1st grade participants for a day.

Emily’s acade

Lawrence
Larwence
American Samoa

For a class project

Because of Pamela Jane

Newport
North Carolina
United States

In honor of my mother for bringing home boxes upon boxes for my sister and I to design forts, castles, body armor, etc.  This one was for you mom.  Kids could work in partners or solo.  Here are the stipulations:

Students had to have a design in mind of something to build, anything of interest, and sketched into their journal.
Also to be included: step by step instructions of how to piece their creation together.  This could be done in picture form and/or written expression. – Thing Lego Booklet
A material list was required (cardboard and tape were provided, anything else they needed to bring in) – No Glue. We did loop a video of the art teacher demonstrating cutting techniques to interlock pieces and had flyers for them to refer to as well.
Students needed to have measurements made for the scale of their design.
Last the number of pieces needed.

Mac9 Library Cardboard Challenge

Houston
TX
United States

Our student council students and their recruits are making 3 arcade games. We will celebrate the day of play in our library during student lunches.

Soar in 4 Cardboard Challenge

Bradenton
FL
United States

Join Soar in 4 for Manatee County’s 2nd Annual Cardboard Challenge, from 10:00 -12:00 on Saturday, October 5th, at The Bishop Museum of Science and Nature. PBS has joined our Soar in 4 family and Jet Propulsion, the main character, from Ready Jet Go will make a live visit! This event is free! For additional information visit www.soarin4.org

Alisha Atkinson

ATLANTA
GA
United States

School-wide cardboard challenge!

Professor Qwbli’s Cardboard Challenge: Designing the Universe’s First Intergalactic Amusement Park

Traverse City
Michigan
United States

Professor Qwbli’s is developing tomorrow’s great thinkers, problem-solvers, innovators and leaders by harnessing the power of play & exploration. As part of our upcoming Area 406 (Northern Michigan’s Tinkerarium) project, we are launching Professor Qwbli’s Cardboard Challenge: Designing the Universe’s First Intergalactic Amusement Park.

Big Wood School Goes BIG!

Ketchum
ID
United States

We challenge our students, from 18 months, through five years-old, to think outside the box and CREATE! On October 5, students will work collaboratively using their imaginations, boxes, and loose parts to make whatever their hearts desire!

First Grade Plato Cardboard Challenge

Pinellas Park
FL
United States

Cardboard challenge where groups of 4 or 5 will design and create something out of cardboard.

Ms. Hanks Grade 5 Class

Thornhill
ON
Canada

Our class is hosting a Day of Play at Bayview Glen Public School on Mon. Oct. 7th, during school hours. Students in my class will be playing all of the student-created cardboard box games!

Barwell Virtual Cardboard Box Challenge

Raleigh
NC
United States

I am the Growth Mindset teacher at my elementary school and next week is CREATIVITY week. I thought this would be a great project to teach them remotely then allow them time to innovate on their own, checking in once a week with me to share their progress. Then, I will have a virtual event for our school at night. I would invite parents and community members as well as staff and students to showcase their cardboard box innovations. It would be kind of like a virtual science fair.

La Salle Industrial Design Cardboard Faire

León
guanajuato
Mexico

Global Cardboard Challenge hosted by the 1st semester Industrial Design students of De La Salle University. Lots of designers, lots of arcade machines, lots of FUN!

M102

Omak
Omak
United States

Building with cardboard

Elm Grove Forces Arcade

Independence
Missouri
United States

Our students are creating an arcade to showcase how forces are used in games. Elm Grove students are problem-based learners and are working to answer this driving question: How can we use what we know about forces to create a game that others will enjoy?

Cardboard challenge in Dameisha

Shenzhen
Guangdong
China

I am a digital design teacher and I will lead my students to take this cardboard challenge in our class.

Cardboard for the world!

Colorado Springs
Colorado
United States

THIS IS A REALLY GOOD THING THAT I HAVE GOT PLANNED! We are just going to take some cardboard and make it into something! The best win a prize!

Oswalt Academy Day of Play

Walnut
CA
United States

Students work together to let their imagination run wild.

Build a City

Los Angeles
CA
United States

Room 4 is hosting a cardboard city building contest. Build a city for the counting bears and keep the Kraken away. Will room 4 be able to keep the bears safe and build a thriving bear community?

Cardboard Foosball game

Bangkok
Nonthaburi
Thailand

Last week, our family went to Pattaya and lived in a hotel.My kids found the foosball game and like to play it so much.So we got the idea to make a cardboard foosball.

Mount Bethel “Cardboard Arcade” STEM Day

Marietta
GA
United States

My STEM partner and I are hosting 2 school wide STEM Days for the 17-18 school year. We teach K-5 STEM as specialists daily, and this is a day for ALL students to focus on the Engineering Design Process to compete in grade level STEM challenges at once.

Cardboard Arcade

Portola Valley
CA
United States

Our Makery Club is hosting this event at lunch. The entire school is invited to participate by building a game or coming in to play.

AMS Cardboard Challenge

Amherst
NH
United States

Students in grades 7 and 8 will work to design and build their own cardboard creation!

Math Matters / STEM Challenge

Durand
MI
United States

We do STEM challenges on Fridays so this will be our focus for a couple Fridays.

West Wortham Elementary Cardboard Challenge

Saucier
MS
United States

Students will create items made of cardboard during their library classes during the week of November 13-17.

Carlisle Public Schools Class of 2020 Cardboard Arcade

Carlisle
Massachusetts
United States

The 8th Grade Class of 2020 will make their own cardboard arcade.

The best cardboard challenge in the world

Querétaro
Querétaro
Mexico

It is a very great event and very fun, adults and childrens has invited

KIPP Comienza STEM Carnival

Huntington Park
California
United States

Our school science department will be hosting a cardboard carnival game showcase where students will display their creations to their parents, community and each other. Students will used their creativity and engineering design process to overcome the KIPP Arcade Challenge.

Marzano Academy Cardboard Challenge

Las Vegas
NV
United States

Our learners and families will design a project out of cardboard and will share their creations with other classes.

Cardboard Extravaganza at ICS

Addis Ababa
Addis Ababa
Ethiopia

A day to create!
ICS- Addis families are welcome to join us and create worlds made of cardboard!
We will kick off the event by watching the short documentary “Caine’s Arcade”, and then begin building, cutting, taping, and gluing!

Elijah byrd

Pflugerville
pf
United States

if you like him talk about him and his work

OLA Box Challenge `

Calgary
Alberta
Canada

Box challenge

Explorium’s #CardboardChallenge

Denton
Texas
United States

Join Explorium as we build, play and share! This event is come and go during our normal operating hours (10:00am-6:00pm). Participation is free; it is part of regular admission and membership. We will have supplies — you are welcome to bring cardboard, glue, markers, and other creative building materials you’d like to use. This will be a make and take event, so whatever you make, you are welcome to take home!

Why do it?
It’s a really effective way to develop 21st century skills by tapping into children’s natural creative talents. And when you participate in the #CardboardChallenge, you join a fun, quirky and caring community of organizers all over the world!

1st Kintbury Brownies Cardboard Challenge

Hungerford
Berkshire
United Kingdom

One hour challenge – cardboard arcade games

Elmwood Community Center Cardboard Challenge

West Harford
CT
United States

The Elmwood Community Center Cardboard Challenge is a family event occurring on October 5, 2019 from 1-3pm in the back green space near the gazebo. Everyone is encouraged to come and design, build and take home their individual creations. All cardboard will be supplied in addition to some cutting tools and duct tape to use but makers are encouraged to bring a roll of their own duct tape and strong scissors or cardboard cutters if you have them.

CEDP 2020 Challenge

Stanhope Gardens
New South Wales
Australia

We invite the CEDP schools to join us in a healthy competition of creative minds! What can you make with cardboard?

Northwest Junior High Cardboard Challenge

Coralville
IA
United States

Our students will be working together to create items that are innovative and creative.

Mrs. Jones’ Class Participating in the Cardboard Challenge

Elsberry
MO
United States

We will be using cardboard pieces and recyclables to participate in the Cardboard Challenge! Please join this awesome project! Remember to think outside of the box!

3rd Annual Global Cardboard Challenge

Culver City
CA
United States

Please join the Culver City Unified School District Family and the Elementary Makerspace Program students from across the district as we share our joy for creativity and ‘making’ in our 3rd Annual Cardboard Challenge showcase. Come interact with the games created by our students or dream up your own while on site and make it! We will be on campus with student-created games, interactive cardboard-based stations, and snacks/beverages for purchase to support our Makerspace program.

Cardboard Creativity

Aldue
VA
United States

This event will be for kid’s imaginations to be discovered.

GPS Cardboard Challenge

Boca Raton
FL
United States

We will host a cardboard challenge at our Lower School.

Gwa’sala-‘Nakwaxda’xw School

Port Hardy
BC
Canada

Classroom Cardboard Challenge.

Brevard Early Head Start Cardboard Challenge II

Cocoa
Florida
United States

Parents are invited to come make amazing cardboard creations for young children.

Cardboard Play Day STL

St. Louis
MO
United States

Creative spirits of all ages are welcome to join us for an afternoon of imagination and fun! 11:30am to 2:30pm – we’ll provide the cardboard, you provide the creativity!

Birney’s Great Cardboard Challenge

San Diego
California
United States

Virtual Event Birney Cardboard Challenge @ Home

11/20/2020 – 12/04/2020

Nour Hamed

Anaheim
California
United States

school work

Ko`ox Baaxal

Mérida
Yucatan
Mexico

One day at a cardboard carnival. 90 kids come to our university to have one of the best days of the year. Our student body alongside the middle school kids turn one of our gardens into an amazing cardboard expirience.

Mohonasen Cardboard Challenge

Schenectady
NY
United States

We are hosting a Cardboard Challenge at 3 of our buildings this year- Bradt Primary school (K-2), Pinewood Intermediate School (3-5), and Draper Middle School (6-8). Students will create projects made out of cardboard and will bring to school on October 24th where they will be displayed in our Cardboard Challenge Museum. Classes of students will visit the Cardboard Museum throughout the day and then families are invited to an evening event to celebrate the creativity of their children!

3rd Grade Rockets – Cardboard Challenge

San Diego
CA
United States

The 3rd grade Rockets of Hawking STEAM Charter School 2 are working to change the world by exercising the 3 R’s: Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. Our 3rd graders will REUSE cardboard collected at home to create their own arcade games, just like Caine!

Winter Break Cardboard Challenge

Wheat Ridge
CO
United States

Over Winter Break, students K-5 can opt to participate in the cardboard challenge. Students can work individually, with their family, or with friends. They will bring their item to school after break and display them in the library.

Chair cardboard challenge

Kuala lumpur
Kl
Malaysia

Year 5s are taking part in this challenge to develop their team work, problem solving and risk taking outlook.

Colonial Hills Cardboard Challenge

Worthington
OH
United States

Colonial Hills Elementary School students will express their creativity by working in groups to build with cardboard!

JES Cardboard Challenge

Juliaetta
Idaho
United States

Students will build their own arcade games. We will charge $1 or canned food as admission for a fun pass and serve popcorn.

Gingerbread house – Cardboard Challenge

Ballston Lake
New York
United States

School-Wide Cardboard Challenge – Virtual Build a Gingerbread/Candy Land Cardboard House.

Design and build a house for the holidays. Only using recyclable materials, paint and decoration. Whatever you have around the house. Everyone in your home can help get creating!!

Deadline for submission Jan 8th 2021

TARGET Academy Cardboard Arcade

Tyler
Texas
United States

3rd grade gifted & talented students designed & built games out of cardboard boxes and recycled materials, and invited the school to come and play!

Kew-Forest Lower School Challenge

Bayside
New York
United States

The students of the Lower School will be given the opportunity to watch the video “Caine’s Arcade” which will be used as inspiration for their designs. They will then decide to work independently or with partners in order to design, construct and revise their creations. They can decide to build whatever they design…..

KIA’s 6th Annual Innovation Day

Los Angeles
California
United States

Each year’s Innovation Day is more and more incredible, and we are so excited to do it yet again! At KIA’s 6th Annual Innovation Day, we want to mix home made creations with those created at our Day of Play on October 13th . Ticket bundles will be available for purchase at the gate for $5, and will include 20 tickets.

Tickets can be used to receive supplies for building new creations or to play games that are ready to go.
Please note that games will need to be monitored by a family member who made the game so they can teachvour innovators how to play 🙂

Lakeland Joint School District Cardboard Challenge

Rathdrum
Idaho
United States

Lakeland Joint School District 272 will be hosting a Cardboard Challenge event. Students and family members will be invited to attend this after school challenge at the junior high school. Cardboard, tape, decorations, and cutting tools will be provided by the school district. All community members may attend.

Carito

south san francisco
CA - California
United States

Jose duran

Hillel Cardboard Challenge

Miami
Florida
United States

This project is part of our 6th grade Design/STEM class. Students will be working on their cardboard creations during class two times a week for 40-minutes.

Hannah Beardsley Day of Play

Crystal Lake
IL
United States

Eighth Grade Science Students are challenged to build devices, games, and anything and everything with cardboard on our Day of Play.

BOX Mania

Phoenix
AZ
United States

A crazy, creative and fun new experience at the Children’s Museum of Phoenix! Build, decorate, tinker and explore with boxes upon boxes of boxes!

Cardboard boxes of all sizes will take over our Atrium space. Trinkets and tools will be available to connect boxes, create openings, and more as the children explore this three-dimensional, child-centered exhibit.

Savannah

Missouri City
Texas
United States

this is going to be my life forever