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Activity: Cone Seek

Cone Seek is a cooperative and inclusive activity that develops children’s understanding and use of the 4 points and 8 points of the compass.


  1. Each team must work cooperatively to direct their blindfolded teammate through the Cone Seek zone to retrieve their coloured cones.
  2. Teachers should encourage the teams to use directional language when communicating.

    Key Facts

  • Geography
  • OAA
  • Key Stage 1
  • Key Stage 2
  • Communication and Collaboration
  • Competitive Team Game
  • Geographical Skills and Fieldwork
  • Non-orienteering resources
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Cone Seek

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