Magnetic Mazes

How to Make a Magnetic Maze

Supplies Needed

  • Copy paper
  • Chipboard
  • Pencil
  • Magnet
  • Paperclip
  • Craft stick
  • Marker
  • Glue stick
  • Glue gun
  • Color pencils
  • Scissors

Step 1: Prototype Maze

Using either paper and pencil or whiteboard and marker, create a rough draft of your maze

Step 2: Draw and Outline Maze

  • Draw maze on a piece of copy paper with a pencil
  • Outline pencil drawing with a black marker
  • Color maze

Step 3: Glue maze to chipboard

Using a glue stick, glue your copy paper to a piece of chipboard

Step 4: Magnetize stick

Using a hot glue gun, glue your magnet to a craft stick

Step 5: Create your Maze Runner

  • Using either copy paper or cardstock, create an object to navigate your maze
  • Cut out the shape of your object
  • Using a hot glue gun, attach a small paper clip to the back of your object

Step 6: Play your game!