This Elf on the Shelf Marshmallow Catapult is just too much fun! If you’re looking for fun Elf ideas with an educational twist this is it. Have fun with an indoor snowball fight without the mess, this is the one for you.
Christmas STEM activities are perfect for kids of all ages and I’m sure this Elf on the Shelf idea will bring lots of smiles.
Elf on the Shelf Ideas
Elf on the Shelf Marshmallow Catapult
Gather up as many marshmallows as you can and get ready to have epic holiday fun with your family and friends! (and yes, you can totally reuse the marshmallows over and over again!)
Who doesn’t love the idea of throwing and tossing around some marshmallows? If you can get in a tad bit of trouble with your Elf on the Shelf, why wouldn’t you?
This fun elf on the shelf idea is a great tradition to start in your house that everyone can look forward to. It’s a fun and simple way to get everyone excited and intrigued by the holiday magic of the Elf on the Shelf.
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What you will need to make your Elf and the Shelf Marshmallow Catapult is in this list below. However, I have it written out for you to make it easy. Have Fun!
- 5 green craft sticks
- 2 red craft sticks
- 5 rubber bands
- Red plastic spoon
Grab your free Christmas printable below.
How to Make Marshmallow Catapult
Layout the catapult supplies for your child to find, along with the printable instructions.
Follow the instructions on the printable to put the catapult together and shoot the “snowball” marshmallows.
That’s literally it. There isn’t a lot of work to put this together so it’s one idea that you can whip up easily to have a ton of fun!
Marshmallow Catapult for STEM
The fun game is a great way to learn about how a catapult works as well. As you can see, it’s totally possible to combine learning and fun!
Easy Elf on the Shelf Ideas
Once you have fun with this marshmallow catapult your kids will love these Elf on the Shelf Ideas too.
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Don’t forget to grab your free Elf on the Shelf printable here!
Elf on the Shelf Supplies
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