Collaboration Activity (good for mentor time) from: In the middle: Life as a seventh grade language arts teacher. The Cup Challenge - teach students how to work in cooperative groups with this simple and fun challenge.
Team Building Task-The Cup Challenge - take a rubber band and tie 6 strings to it. Participants must use only the strings to move 6 cups into a pyramid formation. You can make this a competition between the groups or give them harder cup moving tasks.
Vegan Lemon Cake*** 2 cups of flour 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda ½ tsp salt ½ cup sugar zest of a lemon ½ cup olive oil 1 ½ tbsp water 1 cup soy yoghurt 1 tsp vanilla powder/essence ¼ cup lemon juice 50 g oz) vegan butter, melted***