What does it take to sustain a city? How can your students appreciate the work and resources required to make their daily lives comfortable? Austin wanted to send his students into the wilderness to experience for themselves the challenge of starting afresh. Instead, he and his team developed Civitas. Watch as Austin shares his motivation for designing the game and demonstrates its components.
The teachers’ manual gives instructions for playing the classroom game of civilization-building. Download the manual, preview it below, or Download an editable version For an explanation of…