Miniature Maze

Miniature Maze

Topic: Resiliency

Empowerment Lesson Video: Importance of Resiliency


  • Popsicle sticks
  • Hot glue gun and glue sticks
  • Shoe box or box lid
  • Marble

Video Discussion:

Tell students they will be watching the video titled The Importance of Resiliency. Explain that the video presents role models talking about developing resiliency and its importance in their lives and careers.

After viewing, ask students to offer their questions, comments, reactions and responses to the video.

Activity Instructions:

  1. Create a maze with the popsicle sticks by gluing them into the lid or the shoe box. Design your maze with paths and dead ends to be more challenging. The final result will allow the marble to travel through the maze to the end.
  2. When your maze is completed, pass it to another person to see if they can complete it.