Cotton Ball Transfer

Cotton Ball Transfer


  • Learn to collaborate and coordiate actions


  • 2 Bowls
  • Cotton Balls
  • Straws (1 per team member)


  • Fill one bowl with cotton balls. Leave other bown empty. Leave straws on table.

Instructions to Team: Transfer as many cotton balls as you can from the full bowl to the empty bowl using only the straws. You have 2 minutes.

Notes: How does the team come up with their plan?

Jean Findley-Williams   Coach for the Bayou Builders.