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Food for Thought (Business enterprise resource)

Resource pack introducing young people to the web of relationships and business decisions needed to create a new food product. Teams of pupils take on different roles and follow the product development process from farm to supermarket shelf. Contributes to sustainability discussions.
The pack contains: detailed instructions for running a successful challenge day; introductory presentation using Powerpoint; briefing sheets for teachers and pupils; background information on all key topics provided on CD rom; a suggested timetable to help you stay on track.
Guidelines for running the challenge as a series of separate lessons.
Extension activities.
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Working in teams, pupils take on the role of buyers, suppliers, marketing and technologists, and together they follow the product development process from farm to supermarket shelf.

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