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Game Review: Horizon Zero Dawn

I am Aloy a six and a half-year-old girl and an outcast. At the beginning of the game I get lost and find some sort of electronic device, people from the community do not talk to me because I am an outcast. 1,059 more words

MSc Digital Education

Classroom Power Ups: Welcome to World of 8-bit Engagement

I did not know it at the time but my first professional development sessions came in the 2nd grade. That was the year that my parents surprised me and my sister by purchasing the greatest educational system of the 1980s – the Nintendo Entertainment System. 918 more words

Game Inspired Design

13 Principles of Gaming and Learning from James Gee (Week 3)

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How good video games create good effective learning, how they teach people how to solve problems and to become good learners.

Empowered Learners – learner must feel like what they do matters… 768 more words

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Level 1: Gamification planning

Ok, so I’ve always been a gaming nerd. Yes, I’m that 32 year old who plays video games in my free time because I love it! 565 more words


Completely Unreliable: Time to Play

This is the third entry on using Sam Barlow’s Her Story video game to study unreliable narrators in my 9th grade English class. The first entry can be read… 2,131 more words

Game Based Learning

Evaluating the effectiveness of a game-based rational number training

Study 1: Recently, we published a new open access article in Computers & Education journal in which we studied the effectiveness of the beta version of the Semideus School rational number game. 322 more words

Math Games

He let me play fifa, twice, and I won!

My better half, Grant, is loves football. He’s quite an unusual one on this front though. He doesn’t support one team, instead, he just enjoys all sorts of different football. 347 more words

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