You will need: lolly sticks; crisp tubes; pegs; elastic bands; sticky tape; spoons; straws; string; card; paper; scissors; glue; pompoms

David had the skill to throw stones accurately at his opponent. Here is a challenge to see who can create the best throwing equipment!

This craft can be done in pairs, teams or individually, and is a chance for real exploration and experimentation. Present the children with the collection of items and ask them to make a catapult that will throw a pompom. When the children have all made something, hold a competition to see whose construction will throw the furthest and / or the highest.