You are stranded on a desert island. It will take the rescue team three days to reach you.  Use everything in the pack to design and build a shelter as protection from wild animals and the weather.  With lots of natural products in the pack, make a peg doll into a mini-me.  Get creative with moss, sheep's wool, fabric and felt. Choose your hairstyle, island outfit and bedding for the shelter.  Detailed instructions are in the pack including how to test your shelter against the elements.   The wooden peg doll are unfinished and can be stained to match whatever skin tone you like.

Island Survival Pack 8yrs+

  • This play pack is for families and friends to have fun together.  Create your own desert island adventure and test your mini survival shelter at home. How will you make your shelter waterproof and stand up against the weather? What protection can you add so you are safe from  wild animals? How will the rescue team find you? 

    The contents of this pack vary with the seasons but typically include:

    • Sticks and twigs
    • Pine cones
    • Bark
    • Moss
    • Leaves
    • Straw
    • Wool
    • Fabric and felt
    • Wooden peg dolls
    • String
    • Chalk
  • Warning: Small parts choking hazard. Keep away from naked flame. Adult supervision required for under 14 year olds. String  strangulation risk. Sharp objects risk of injury. Contains allergens, do not give to persons with respiritory problems. 

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