Take on the role of disaster management specialists in Project Stormfury. Prepare coastlines for a storm and work to build levies and other forms of preparation in order to minimize damage to your city.
Project Stormfury is an educational board game designed to simulate the difficulty of preparing municipalities for an incoming hurricane. Players must use their knowledge of probability and statistics to predict possible pathways for the hurricane, and marshal resources to protect vulnerable areas of the coastline. Each group of players in a classroom compete to do the best job preventing damage from the hurricane!
Use short and long term predictive thinking to analyze worst case scenarios
Close, cooperative group play emphasizes teamwork and planning
Simulate difficulty of preparing for severe weather events with limited resources
Goals and outcomes:
Cooperative group gameplay emphasizes basic statistical weather prediction
Rewards strategic planning and preparedness rather than after-the-fact action
A challenging activity that commands student attention and demands active participation
$59MATERIALS SUITABLE FOR A CLASSROOM OF UP TO 25
5 tuck boxes, each containing two sets of cards for the gamePrintable InstructionsPrintable player workbooksPrintable lesson plansPrintable cardsBuy Now
$249MATERIALS SUITABLE FOR A CLASSROOM OF UP TO 25
5 tuck boxes, each containing two sets of cards for the game5 game boards5 rover tokens5 hourglass countersGlossy instruction sets and workbooksPrintable PDFs for lesson plans and all of the aboveBuy Now