- Demonstrate to your Leader how to safely light a match and a candle.
- Make an ice candle (resources)
- At home, spend an evening entirely by candlelight.
- Make wax drawings – use a long coloured candle to drip wax in different designs or pictures on a piece of material. It takes patience!
- Make a candle from beeswax. (resources)
- Find out about the ways that candles are used in different celebrations such as Christmas, Hanukkah and birthdays.
- Roast marshmallows over candles.
- Use a candle to fry an egg on the top of an upside-down tin can. How long does this take?