For our meeting Monday we decided to have a cemetery scavenger hunt and a halloween party! I think everyone had a great time! The SPOOKY looking pictures in the slide show above are STRAIGHT OUT of the camera, pretty freaky! Do you believe in GHOSTS?????
Here is a copy of the scavenger hunt we used:
GRAVEYARD SCAVENGER HUNT LIST
Have your participants try to obtain digital photos of each of the items on the graveyard scavenger hunt list.
Grave markers often have pictures on them. Find markers with each of the following:
__________Cross and crown
__________Star of David
Grave markers come in various shapes and styles. Find grave markers that are shaped as follows:
__________Double headstone with 2 vases
__________Double heart monument
__________Garden memorial boulder
__________Headstone with vase
Grave markers sometimes tell more than just the person's name and age. Find markers with each of the following:
__________Beloved husband and father
__________Beloved wife and mother
__________Forever in our hearts
__________In memory of
__________Our loving parents
__________Rest in peace
__________Sleeping with the angels
Grave markers, tombstones, or mausoleums that have the following:
__________Earliest birthday you can find
__________Oldest tombstone you can find
__________Same birthday as a team member
__________Shortest life span you can find
__________Longest life span you can find
__________Longest last name you can find
__________"Saint" appears on it
__________Shortest last name you can find
__________Someone from another country
__________Someone who served in military
Designate a time and meeting place for the teams to return to. The first team to obtain the photos of the items, make it back within the allotted time, and has the most points will be the winner.
- Each photo collected is worth 1 point.
- The first team to finish shall receive 5 bonus points.
- For each minute a team is late, they will be penalized 1 point.