Game: Climate change snakes and ladders

In this activity, students devise a snakes and ladders board that looks at positive and negative actions that impact carbon emissions in an urban environment. They then play the game and critique the chosen actions and weighting.

  • Key Stage: KS3
  • Time required: Making - 1 hour. Playing - 15 minutes.

About this resource

  • Resource type: classroom activity, game
  • Theme: Climate change and biodiversity

Learning outcomes

  • understand that climate change affects urban species
  • appreciate the factors that have a positive and negative impact on carbon emissions
  • Curriculum links

Materials required

  • blank board game grid

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