The Chocolate Trade Game
Trace the journey of the cocoa bean from tree to chocolate bar and discover along the way the difficulties workers in the chocolate trade face. This game also highlights the positive part that trade can play in communities that are developing their economies.
Publisher: Christian Aid
Country of Origin: England
Keywords: Chocolate, Christian Aid, Cocoa, Fair Trade, Ghana, Ireland, Secondary, Trade, Transition Year, 12-14 Years, 15+
Target Audience: 12-15 Years 16+ years Adult and Community Settings Junior Cycle Senior Cycle Transition Year Youth Groups
Curriculum Subjects: Business Studies Civic Social and Political Education Economics Geography Mathematics Religious Education
Available Formats: Activity Pack Game Website
The game can be downloaded for free from the Christian Aid website and is available here as worksheets:
The free on-line resource includes teachers instructions; introductory activities; role play templates, additional information, and follow-up discussion.