Trading game from Programmes Online
Clear sticky tape
Felt tip pens
straws, newspaper, money or tokens
Divide the scouts or explorers into 4 groups
One group is a developed country which has manufacturing capability but no raw
Three other groups represent three different under developed countries. These have
no manufacturing capability but each has different raw materials.
Leaders are the World Bank who can buy manufactured items, loan money, demand
cost of living payment.
Trade may occur between any countries and / or bank.
Briefs for each team in attachments
Allow time at the end of the activity to discuss issues of world trade.
If everyone has worked well together ALL countries should have more wealth at the
end of the game
- fair trade
- Global Challenge
- world trade
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