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Role Assignment

In order for your students to participate in the simulation, their instructor must fill this Role Assignment Guide, a critical “before you visit” document that Situation Room staff need returned upon your visit.

Role Assignment Sheet

This document is meant to assist the educator with assigning their students ideal roles within the simulation. If you have any questions when filling this out, please email us.

Pre-Visit Activities

Almost all of these materials may be used as stand-alone lessons or in preparation for your virtual experience. 
These activities are considered the minimum required prior to your visit and are vital to a successful experience.

Student Role Explanations

These explanations provide a summary for the students as to the responsibilities and powers of their assigned role. Please ensure that the student is given enough time to read and review their corresponding role.

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Time Expected: 20-30 minutes per role

Grade Levels: High School and University