The Trade Game

Year 9 learnt about World Trade in Geography this week by playing The Trade Game.  Groups of students manufactured products (paper shapes) using only the resources they were given.  Their theoretical learning was brought to life as many found out how unfair it can be when one’s country has plenty of resources, but all the information and technology to exploit it is in the hands of others.  They came up with some interesting negotiating techniques!

 

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