Snakes and Ladders: Food and Farming in Malawi
This is a newly designed version of Snakes and Ladders – with a difference! Instead of seeing who can reach the finish line first, avoiding the snakes as much as possible, this version involves real life scenarios for people a family living in rural Malawi.
The snakes represent the challenges faced by families every year. Meanwhile the ladders represent the opportunities that may come your way…
agriculture, farming, food, game, irish aid, malawi, primary, snakes & ladders
senior primary, 8-12 years
social environmental and scientific education
This version of Snakes and Ladders is a game to create an awareness around the challenges faced by families living in rural parts of the world who are dependent on their crops to survive – either for eating or selling or both.
It is suitable for 2-6 players.
More information about Irish Aid and its teaching and learning activities can be found at www.irishaid.ie/teaching-and-learning