Billionaire Max Bernhard has vanished! He will not return until he recovers something of great value, and his associates are asking seventh grade students around the state for assistance, in a game designed to help them learn about tobacco and discover web-based resources that provide them with vital health information.
“The Billionaire Vanishes” is designed for seventh grade students, and sets them forth on a mission to solve six different puzzles to receive clues and rewards from Max’s vault. Each clue is a letter, and when the six letters are correctly arranged, the answer reveals the priceless asset Max seeks. The task of finding Max takes students on a journey of tobacco use prevention, control websites, and tobacco company sites.
“The Billionaire Vanishes” is intended to complement evidence-based tobacco prevention programs. The game was developed to: