They were so excited to get to man the glue gun all by themselves. Each of them ended up burned but when asked if they wanted to stop building they all emphatically told me no. Each child decided that he or she just needed to be more careful.
They made sure that the city was aesthetically pleasing as well as structurally sound. Of course there were plenty of booby traps and snares for any bad guys that might be lurking in the grass. Two of my favorites were the spider trap (made from an old Parmesan cheese container) and the ball catapult and connecting track. Sorry, no pics of those. My camera's battery latch is broken and it is a serious pain to take photos with it.
Here Carter is attaching his radio tower complete with several satellites and antennae. Layne is busy fixing up an escalator so that the people can get into the party store.