The Settlers Challenge *

The Settlers Challenge is a board game played by 4-6 players per board. The board game was produced in Germany.

The Scenario
Teams are stranded in the island and in order for them to survive, will need to build settlements. In order for the settlements to be built, teams will need to “harvest” resources in the form of wheat, sheep, bricks, ore and woods. The resources are used to exchange for settlements or road. The first team to be able to build ten settlements in each board wins.

 Learning Outcomes
- Provide participants with the opportunity to experience transiting from Individual contributor to team contributor
- In the transition, to resolve conflict of interest between

  • Achieving individual goal and team goal
  • Clarifying role and responsibilities
  • Individual and team decision making
  • Communication of information.
  • Understand the commitment required to build team synergy