Scavenger search to encourage the development of co-operation, 5th to 11th grade in the Czech education system
- The class is split into groups of approx. 5 students.
- Each groups is asked to collect, in the shortest possible time, any items whose first letters represent all the letters of the alphabet (A − atlas, B − book,…).
- The fastest group to fulfil the task wins.
How this resource relates to Shaping Characters objectives
- Attitudes and attributes
- Education techniques
- Motivation and resilience
- Partnership working
20 minutes to deliver
What could have been done differently or is planned for future repeats?
Clear rules must be created. Only one student at a time can look for the items, and bring only one item with them. Then another student starts.