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Orient Express Map Record Sheet
Orient Express Map Record Sheet
A map of the Orient Express destinations with space to record when a challenge has been completed.
Flags of Austria, Switzerland, Spain and the Netherlands (fuse beads)
Flags of Austria, Switzerland, Spain and the Netherlands (fuse beads)
Make representations of the flags of Austria, Switzerland, Spain and the Netherlands using fuse beads.
Flags of Poland, Hungary, Russia and the Czech Republic (fuse beads)
Flags of Poland, Hungary, Russia and the Czech Republic (fuse beads)
Make representations of the flags of Poland, Hungary, Russia and the Czech Republic using fuse beads.
Clay Gargoyle
Clay Gargoyle
Be inspired by the Gargoyles on Cathedrals like Notre Dame and make your own from air hardening clay. Top: When working with clay start with simple spheres and sausage shapes and then pinch them into the shape you want. You might want to use a clean pencil or blunt knife to help shape the clay. Check with an adult first though - don't use your dinning room knives!
Notre Dame Rose Window
Notre Dame Rose Window
Use glass paint outliners to trace the design(s) onto an acetate sheet. When dry paint using glass paints to create a pretty stain glass window. Alternatively, simple colour the pattern in.
Krakow Christmas Crib (to colour)
Krakow Christmas Crib (to colour)
Colour a Krakow Christmas Crib. To see images of the real thing Google 'Krakow Christmas Crib'.
Krakow Christmas Crib (2D card)
Krakow Christmas Crib (2D card)
This craft is a 2D version of the Krakow Christmas cribs. Cut from gold card and decorate with sequins. We stuck our 'cribs' to wrapping paper for an added festive feel. Google 'Krakow Christmas Crib' to see images of the real thing.
Orient Express Challenge
Orient Express Challenge
This booklet sets out the Orient Express Challenge. It is based on the major European destinations of the Venice-Simplon Orient Express. As such it covers the UK, France, Austria, Hungary, Turkey, Italy, the Czech Republic and Poland. This challenge is designed to be flexible and you are encouraged to adapt it to suit your needs. Badges can be ordered at a cost of £1 per badge plus p&p. Suggestions for more detailed activities, downloadable craft templates, essential background information and relevant games will appear here over the next few months. UK guiding and scouting units can order the badges by downloading the form above. Others wishing to order badges, please email louise@ideas4kids.org stating where in the world you are (UK, Europe or outside Europe) and how many badges you would like. I will then let you know postage costs and how to order.