Type of Tool: Team Building Activity
Target group: Young people aged 16-25.
Material / Equipment needed:
Coins made from carton paper
Duration: approx. 2 hours (plus preparation beforehand)
To make the young people more active, built up team spirit, allow them to become more confident and to develop different skills (communication in mother tongue and foreign languages, cultural awareness, mathematical competence, etc).
Make a treasure hunt around the city or any place, and give the participants tasks in a way that will build their team spirit and based on the 8 key competences.
Treasure hunt, with 5 check points with pirate theme. The participants collect coins along the way, each coin has a word and with those words in the end they have to make a sentence to uncover the treasure.
1st – build a ship (with several materials)
2nd – To make a pirate a song (with key words they had to use)
3rd – Make physical team build activities (towel and rope)
4th – Decide who will survive from a big list of people and explain why, then select someone from their group to “sacrifice” and explain why. There is a old man to check and advise good decisions.
5th – To make a pirate dance with the pirate song that they have already created