Last week we had to read an article about game based learning, and summarize it in a mind map. Here is mine, from the article of David Williamson Shaffer, Kurt R. 495 more words
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This report discusses how teachers bring games into the classroom, their perspectives, choice of platforms and catalysts for uptakes within a formal setting.
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Today was a math-Tac-toe kind of day. I knew that I had two wonderful parent volunteers coming in to help out and I wanted a way to utilize them but also keep my kids learning and not worrying about missing out on learning activities in the classroom; so I decided to use a technique developed by a colleague and myself called Math-Tac-Toe. 387 more words
Coventry University is playing a key role in pushing the use of digital games in non-entertainment contexts, also known as Serious Games. The use of games science in redesigning ordinary tasks is transforming everyday lives and most importantly injecting more fun in everyday contexts. 652 more words
It’s the final day of the KCHE / MOCHE Best Practices in History Education. Last session of the day? On a Friday? In downtown Kansas City just minutes from the Power and Light District? 361 more words