Over the course of the challenge, learners apply Steps 7-9 in all eight essential skills as they consider: What makes a successful society?
They build a new society on a distant moon called Utopia, including selecting who will be the first citizens, creating an animal that will help people and building a 3D model of a new city.
Also in this challenge day
DownloadA document for the teacher outlining the contents of the Operation Moonbase Challenge Day (Steps 7-9 version).
DownloadSupport learners to reflect on how they have applied Steps 7-9 in all eight essential skills in Operation Moonbase, by printing this double-sided Essential Skill Record.
- Challenge Day
- Essential skills
- This resource teaches Listening, Speaking, Problem Solving, Creativity, Staying Positive, Aiming High, Leadership and Teamwork skills
- Time required
- 5 hours
- Skill level
- Step 7 to Step 9
- 11 to 14 years, 14 to 18 years
- Learning outcomes
- Learners can independently apply Steps 7, 8 or 9 in all eight essential skills.
- This resource is available on Skills Builder Programmes.