Our Community

The «Our Community» programme gives 3rd and 4th year primary school students a basic understanding of the roles, tasks and responsibilities of the various players in a community in a playful manner.

Lesson 1: How does a community function?

Pupils get to know as many professions and businesses as possible and also learn how people live together in a community.

Lesson 2: Croissant bakery

By means of an interactive exercise with croissants, students discover various production strategies (individual production and one assembly line).

Lesson 3: The role of municipal administration

Pupils learn that the municipal administration provides public services for the community, which are financed by means of taxes.

Lesson 4: A new business

In this unit, the students run through a decision-making process, agree on voting options and learn to deal with majority decisions.

Lesson 5: Money and banks

Students get to know the origins and significance of money and become involved in the flow of money in a playful way.

Main Partners

  • Ubs Sw
  • Swiss Prime Site Sw
  • Die Mobiliar De Sw

YES Partner

  • Avina Sw
  • Coop Sw
  • Ige Sw
  • Swiss Re Sw
  • Rising Tide Sw
  • Jggf Sw
  • Coop Cultura Sw
  • Lionsclub Sw
  • Swisslos Sw
  • Jggf Sw
  • Bgb Sw
  • Accenture Sw
  • Axa Winterthur Sw
  • Cembra Sw
  • Credit Suisse Sw
  • Ey Sw
  • Uri Sw
  • Pwc Sw
  • Swisscom Sw
  • Adp Sw
  • Noser Engineering Sw
  • Kpmg 2 Sw
  • Obkb Sw