A Fair Share: A simulation game for 7-14 year olds exploring tax
Why should we pay tax? Do we all pay our fair share? And how should we pay for the things we all need to lead healthy, happy and safe lives?
Through playing this simulation game, learners will discuss and draw their own conclusions about whether everyone pays their fair share, as well as reflect on how things might be made fairer.
Learners aged 7-14 will start to increase their awareness of what tax is, how the money is spent, and our shared responsibility for public services.
Download the game instructions, accompanying teaching activities and some background information about Oxfam’s inequality campaign.
How to cite this resource
Citation styles vary so we recommend you check what is appropriate for your context. You may choose to cite Oxfam resources as follows:
Author(s)/Editor(s). (Year of publication). Title and sub-title. Place of publication: name of publisher. DOI (where available). URL
Our FAQs page has some examples of this approach.