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Exploring Swiss Post

With five topical folders in the set – PostBox offers practical documents for a holistic and interdisciplinary learning experience based on the five key topics of “reaching an agreement”, “collecting and sorting”, “working”, “travelling” and “earning, saving, spending”.

Which teaching themes can be made into exemplary experiences thanks to Swiss Post? This question was key to the design of the teaching resource for middle school.

Since children’s experiences of their environment are complex and cannot be divided into different topics or reduced to their learning level, the “Swiss Post” theme lends itself very well to holistic and interdisciplinary teaching approaches. By exploring, thinking and acting, students discover many new experiences using the example of Swiss Post. The teaching ideas are prepared in such a way that they are appropriate for the whole range of abilities that exist in a class.

The offer is rounded off with didactic explanations, copy templates and a supplementary website with additional material.

Level of education: classes 3–6 (HarmoS levels 5–8 )
Content: The teaching resource includes materials in the form of ideas and copy templates covering the following topics:

Reaching an agreement

Collecting and sorting



Earning, saving, spending

You will receive:

1 set of postage stamp collection sheets

1 set of memory cards

1 set of occupation domino cards

1 “Collecting stamps” poster

1 set of postage stamp cards

Focus on stamps – the stamp magazine

You will find additional material, links and solutions to the worksheets on the Internet platform not accessible