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Games & Simulations SIG - ISTE Community

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5 Brilliant ‘Design Your Own Game’ Websites for Students

5 Brilliant ‘Design Your Own Game’ Websites for Students | Blending Games in Education | Scoop.it
Five 'design your own game' sites for creative students and learners to take gaming to a deeper level by creating and designing games them self.
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7 tips for a Game-Based Learning success

7 tips for a Game-Based Learning success | Blending Games in Education | Scoop.it
Are you thinking of using games as a new way to develop eLearning content? Are you thinking of applying the theory of gaming in eLearning but you do not know how to?
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Minecraft In Education: How Video Games Are Teaching Kids

Minecraft In Education: How Video Games Are Teaching Kids | Blending Games in Education | Scoop.it
MINECON 2012: Some enterprising teachers are using Minecraft to teach subjects like physics, geography, and English language, and with promising results.
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Patterns

Learn more at: http://lindenlab.com/products/patterns It's your universe to shape. Explore caverns and valleys, while you harvest substances with real world ...
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LGN Releases the FREE Game Design Tool Kit & Launches PD Program

LGN Releases the FREE Game Design Tool Kit & Launches PD Program | Blending Games in Education | Scoop.it
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Pixton for Schools | World's Best Comic-Making Software for Education

Pixton for Schools | World's Best Comic-Making Software for Education | Blending Games in Education | Scoop.it
Educator? Try our exciting new Web 2.0 tool that aligns comic-making with curriculum standards & interactive rubrics. Includes picture-uploading, voice-over, and much more. A teacher's dream!
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Game-based Learning: A Paradigm Shifting Opportunity For Innovation

Game-based Learning: A Paradigm Shifting Opportunity For Innovation | Blending Games in Education | Scoop.it

My challenge to you in this article is this: Videogame-based Learning is expensive to design for the education sector, and it lacks flexibility and creativity; Game-based Learning can be cheap to design and is made more fun and valuable with...


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TED Talks—Gabe Zichermann: How Games Make Kids Smarter| The Committed Sardine

TED Talks—Gabe Zichermann: How Games Make Kids Smarter| The Committed Sardine | Blending Games in Education | Scoop.it
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Instructional Gaming

Games are fun, exciting and engaging but do they belong in the classroom? Can they actually be educational?
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3D GameLab Guildsite - Let the journey begin!

3D GameLab Guildsite - Let the journey begin! | Blending Games in Education | Scoop.it
3D GameLab turn your classroom into a living game!
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Game Playing in the Classroom: The Value of Games in my Class > Eye On Education

Game Playing in the Classroom: The Value of Games in my Class > Eye On Education | Blending Games in Education | Scoop.it
The following guest post was written by Rebekah Stathakis, author of A Good Start:147 Warm-Up Activities for Spanish Class. This is the first in a thr...
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Could Minecraft be the next great engineering school?

Could Minecraft be the next great engineering school? | Blending Games in Education | Scoop.it

Teachers are looking at Minecraft as a way to fuel self-learning and exploration in the classroom, from elementary school to higher levels.While serious games have been used for some time for education and awareness, Minecraft seems different, a particular tool for a particular moment when computing skills, clever engineering solutions and the ability to engage distributed groups for social good all converge. Game designer and media philosopher Ian Bogost has called Minecraft a “game about resilience…a masterful magic crayon” after a term used by Chaim Gingold to describe tools that unlock new kinds of creativity.

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Atlantis Remixed

Atlantis Remixed | Blending Games in Education | Scoop.it
A 3D multi-user environment that immerses children in real-world, socially and academically meaningful activities.
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Creatorverse

Learn more at http://www.creatorverse.com. Become an inventor as you design unique creations and then set them in motion. You'll never know what to expect as...
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Games & Simulations SIG - ISTE Community

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SIGGS is dedicated to understanding and advancing the utilization, integration, design, development, and evaluation of games and simulations for teaching and l…...
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Game-Based Learning Units for the Everyday Teacher BY ANDREW MILLER 9/26/11| The Committed Sardine

Game-Based Learning Units for the Everyday Teacher BY ANDREW MILLER 9/26/11| The Committed Sardine | Blending Games in Education | Scoop.it
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