How To Make A Treasure Hunt For Kids
Ever hear “I’m bored”?
Looking for the ultimate boredom-buster for your kids?
Surprise them with a treasure hunt.🔎🗺
It will give them something fun to do, treasure hunts are a great way for you to get more involved with your kids and learn about their interests.
Treasure hunts are fun, interactive, and creative and you can tailor them for kids of various ages.
You can have a treasure hunt right at home or in your yard. And the different themes and styles to choose from are endless.
You Will Need.
Some prizes for your “treasure”. Check out prizes by SWIRLLINE.
Computer and printer or paper and pencil
Costumes (optional for a themed treasure hunt)
🎈Step 1. Pick Your Theme
Use the interests of your kids to help choose your theme.
A treasure hunt is a great game for a birthday party, too. Just include goodie bags or small prizes at the end for the guests.
🎈Step 2. Plan Your Clues
You need to write out some clues for your treasure hunt. The clues will guide your players from one spot to the next, building anticipation for the big treasure they’ll find at the end.
You can search for creative clues online or brainstorm your clues based on the ages and abilities of the children who will be playing.
🎈Step 3. Plan Your Treasure.
Go somewhere private and prepare a surprise treasure for your players to find at the end of their quest.
You can use any type of box or chest that you already have and filled it with toys and trinkets by SWIRLLINE.
You can also include candy, chocolate coins, and pencils.
🏮Step 4. Hide the Kids and Place Your Clues.
Once the treasure is ready, it’s time to place your clues, but make sure the kids can’t see.
Always keep the age of the kids in mind when placing your clues.
🏮Step 5. Send Them on the Hunt.
When the clues are in place, it’s time to gather the children and explain the rules and boundaries.
Treasure hunts are a good way to practice cooperating and working as a team. 🎉
It is the ultimate kids’ adventures because they’re fun and exciting, they’re something that you and your kids create and play together.