Games Based Learning Presentation

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Gaming in Education
Are these terms mutually exclusive? To a growing number of educators the answer is a definitive, "NO".Trish Cloud (patricia.cloud@cms.k12.nc.us)
The future or a fad? Either way a lot is being said these days about Game Based Learning/Digital Game Based Learning (or Gamification). We will talk about what these terms mean, what's being said, and how can you use it your classroom. We will look at what is being said by people like James Paul Gee, Marc Prensky, and Jane McGonigal. What is flow? What is fiero? And do you want your students to go for the EPIC win?
Resources:The Center4EduPunxEdu Realmsexternal image wowlogo.jpgGamification Infographic
external image massively_minecraft_group.jpg?w=652Gaming is Good For You
Don't Bother Me Mom! I'm Learning
Reality is Broken
What Video Games Have To Teach Us About Literacy and Learning

Games to Look at:
Darfur Is Dying
Free Rice
Oregon Trail


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