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Fishpond game

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Updated on 18.08.2021

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Overview

This unit deals with the overuse of shared resources; various possible solutions are discussed.

  • The ‘Fishpond’ group game is played with the whole class.
  • The associated exercises can be differentiated to suit the level of the class.
  • A projector is required.
  • The game masks can be ordered or downloaded.

Didactics

Commentary for teachers

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Tips on preparing and playing the game

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‘Fishpond’ – Masks for the game

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The masks for the game can be downloaded as a PDF or ordered using the link below.

Slides for teachers

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Teacher evaluation

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Score sheet for players – Excel

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Score sheet for players – PDF

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Worksheet

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The Tragedy of the Commons

Credits

Concept: Iconomix

Consultants: Johannes Binswanger, SIAW-HSG; Petra Gerlach, SNB

Educational consulting: Markus Ulrich, UCS Ulrich Creative Simulations GmbH; Roman Capaul, University of St. Gallen; Beatrix Winistörfer-Hafen, Environmental Education, Hochschule Wädenswil

Design of printed material: clearbrand gmbh, Zurich

Translation & proofreading: SNB Language Services

Game development: UCS Ulrich Creative Simulations

Design of game masks: Fauxpas Grafik GmbH, Zurich

Production of game masks: Mattenbach AG

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