This booklet introduces students to the global links within
sports, specifically the Six Nations Rugby tournament. They explore the six
countries who play in the competition, England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, Italy,
and France through topics of weather, population, cuisine, coastal landforms, tourism,
and multinational companies.
Rugby as an economic activity is explored. We also look at the
various aspects of our cultures we have ‘borrowed’ and adapted from our
neighbours including language, traditions food, fashion, music, and sports.
The unit concludes with the students designing a brand and
logo for a sustainable rugby competition at their school. The final designs are
then peer assessed.
A range of individual and group activities are incorporated
within this booklet including map reading and annotating, gathering research
from print and video, with students drawing their own conclusions from
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