6 different lives, 6 different problems
Saving the Day is a brand new, high-profile, free, PHSE activity

Nationwide Education and education charity the Transformation Trust have teamed up with award-winning games designer Kempt to bring you Saving the Day – an innovation in secondary PSHE teaching which follows six different characters facing financial conundrums. The only way to help them and to complete each level is to successfully balance their wealth, health, happiness and time, by making lifestyle decisions for them – and by avoiding disaster!

Complementing financial capability in the PHSE curriculum, each character comes with a professionally developed lesson plan, a whiteboard activity, and a cheat sheet for the game.

Play and win!

There are termly prize draws for both students and schools – students can win one of 50 £25 Amazon vouchers, and schools can win £1,000 of equipment. Click here for full details for schools and click here for students.

Get your school playing in four simple steps:
1. Complete and submit the booking form.
2. We’ll send you the teacher’s instructions with full details of the game.
3. Access the lesson plans, whiteboard activities and cheat sheets below.
4. Direct your students to www.SavingTheDayGame.com and get playing!.
STUDENT
We’re Going To Ibiza!
Mina is a university student who wants to go to Ibiza with her friends in the summer. Find the right mix of friends, fun, earning money and study to help her achieve it!
APPRENTICE
The Great Escape
Dario has just got an apprenticeship, and is living in his parent’s garage. Help him cut his spending and impress his boss at work to get enough cash to move out and live with his friends.
PARENTS
Climbing the Property Ladder
Laura and Simon are expecting a baby and need to move to a larger house. Balance their budget whilst meeting the family’s needs – helping Simon develop the next big app might help.
ROCK STAR
Don’t Hit Rock bottom
Haruto is a famous rock star but has been seduced by the rock’n’roll lifestyle and spent way more than he earns. Can you help him get out of debt while maintaining his image?
SCHOOL BOY
Console yourself
The new GameChanger 4 with Virtual Reality headset and Power Mitts is coming out this year and Jamie is going to be ready for it.if you can balance his school work, social life, and chores around the house that is!
CHANCELLOR
Hopping Mad
The current PM wants to give everyone in the country a space hopper. It’s the Chancellor’s job to juggle the budget and make his dream possible – advise her on what to do, but don’t neglect more sensible areas of public spending.
6 different lives,
6 different problems
Saving the Day is a brand new, high-profile, free, PHSE activity

Nationwide Education and education charity the Transformation Trust have teamed up with award-winning games designer Kempt to bring you Saving the Day – an innovation in secondary PSHE teaching which follows six different characters facing financial conundrums. The only way to help them and to complete each level is to successfully balance their wealth, health, happiness and time, by making lifestyle decisions for them – and by avoiding disaster!

Complementing financial capability in the PHSE curriculum, each character comes with a professionally developed lesson plan, a whiteboard activity, and a cheat sheet for the game.

Play and win!

There are termly prize draws for both students and schools – students can win one of 50 £25 Amazon vouchers, and schools can win £1,000 of equipment. Click here for full details for schools and click here for students.

Get your school playing in four simple steps:
1. Complete and submit the booking form.
2. We’ll send you the teacher’s instructions with full details of the game.
3. Access the lesson plans, whiteboard activities and cheat sheets below.
4. Direct your students to www.SavingTheDayGame.com and get playing!.
STUDENT
We’re Going To Ibiza!
Mina is a university student who wants to go to Ibiza with her friends in the summer. Find the right mix of friends, fun, earning money and study to help her achieve it!
APPRENTICE
The Great Escape
Dario has just got an apprenticeship, and is living in his parent’s garage. Help him cut his spending and impress his boss at work to get enough cash to move out and live with his friends.
PARENTS
Climbing the Property Ladder
Laura and Simon are expecting a baby and need to move to a larger house. Balance their budget whilst meeting the family’s needs – helping Simon develop the next big app might help
ROCK STAR
Don’t Hit Rock bottom
Haruto is a famous rock star but has been seduced by the rock’n’roll lifestyle and spent way more than he earns. Can you help him get out of debt while maintaining his image?
SCHOOL BOY
Console yourself
The new GameChanger 4 with Virtual Reality headset and Power Mitts is coming out this year and Jamie is going to be ready for it.if you can balance his school work, social life, and chores around the house that is!
CHANCELLOR
Hopping Mad
The current PM wants to give everyone in the country a space hopper. It’s the Chancellor’s job to juggle the budget and make his dream possible – advise her on what to do, but don’t neglect more sensible areas of public spending.