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Operation Moonbase - Crib Sheet (Steps 7-9)

  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Problem Solving
  • Creativity
  • Staying Positive
  • Aiming High
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork

A document for the teacher outlining the contents of the Operation Moonbase Challenge Day (Steps 7-9 version).

Also in this challenge day

  • Interactive
    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.
  • Download
    Support 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.

Resource properties

Operation Moonbase
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.