"It is our choices that show what we truly are far more than our abilities"- Albus Dumbledore.
Students will be competing for the house cup. Good deeds, trivia, and challenges will earn them points.
Or in this case the wizard creates the wand. After revisiting the wands of characters from the books, the magical cores, the woods these wands were made from and their significance, students had many options to create their own wand.
The materials transfigured were chopsticks, spools, various wood pieces, sculpey clay, paint and embellishments. See images below that show the various stages.