Resilience towards gambling

This lesson will look at advertising awareness, gambling-like behaviours and virtual currencies.

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is a loot box in gaming?

1/5

Q2.Prohibiting micro-transactions and setting parental controls on devices can help prevent children from gambling.

2/5

Q3.How many 11-16-year-olds in the UK have gambled in the last year?

3/5

Q4.How many children and young people in the UK have spent money on loot boxes?

4/5

Q5.What chance does a person have of getting a jackpot payout when playing a slot machine?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is a loot box in gaming?

1/5

Q2.Prohibiting micro-transactions and setting parental controls on devices can help prevent children from gambling.

2/5

Q3.How many 11-16-year-olds in the UK have gambled in the last year?

3/5

Q4.How many children and young people in the UK have spent money on loot boxes?

4/5

Q5.What chance does a person have of getting a jackpot payout when playing a slot machine?

5/5

Video

Click on the play button to start the video. If your teacher asks you to pause the video and look at the worksheet you should:

  • Click "Close Video"
  • Click "Next" to view the activity

Your video will re-appear on the next page, and will stay paused in the right place.

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Resilience towards gambling

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Young people can experience gambling activities through online gaming using virtual currency (meaning no real monetary value).

1/5

Q2.Why is the risk of being exposed to gambling-like features higher in free-to-play games?

2/5

Q3.How do children spend money in games?

3/5

Q4.How can children buy paid-for virtual currencies?

4/5

Q5.Why are loot boxes so controversial?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Resilience towards gambling

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Young people can experience gambling activities through online gaming using virtual currency (meaning no real monetary value).

1/5

Q2.Why is the risk of being exposed to gambling-like features higher in free-to-play games?

2/5

Q3.How do children spend money in games?

3/5

Q4.How can children buy paid-for virtual currencies?

4/5

Q5.Why are loot boxes so controversial?

5/5

Lesson summary: Resilience towards gambling

It looks like you have not completed one of the quizzes.

To share your results with your teacher please complete one of the quizzes.

Time to move!

Did you know that exercise helps your concentration and ability to learn?

For 5 mins...

Move around:
Walk

On the spot:
Chair yoga

Take part in The Big Ask.

The Children's Commissioner for England wants to know what matters to young people.

Share your views and have your voice heard.