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Get Your Game On! Gamifying Learning
“Whoever wants to understand much must play much.” -‐ GoCried Benn
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What if learning in schools was like playing a video game?
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Instead of bookwork, homework, and tasks…
Complete the frac.ons on p. 20 and the word
problems on p. 21.
You were given missions, quests & challenges!
Mission: We are surrounded by frac.ons. They decide how much or li=le we get in life so it’s important we can figure them out.
Instruc.ons: We need you to find at least 10 examples, take pictures of them, and create 4 word problems with them.
Your Tools: With these pictures create your word problems for us to solve with either Photopeach, Kahoot, or the TinyTap app.
Instead of grades …
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We Need Them
Points & badges
Points & badges
328-‐ Nov 23th, 2012 -‐ Life of a Riyadh Teenager #365photoAR by Waleed Alzuhai, Flickr
“People don’t have a propensity for
laziness. People have a propensity for hard work. It just needs to be work that maSers
to them.” -‐ Jane McGonigal, Reality is Broken
What happens when we play games? �
P. Maglione, Slidesha.re/pmteenmotivation
Mul.media Explosion Posi.ve Stress
Failure part of the journey
Goal-‐oriented Try without penalty
Representa.on of the world students want to be a part of!
All can be a hero!
iPad Gaming by Michael Nugent, Flickr
Game based learning
Group 2 Week 2 by Kevin Jarrett, Flickr
Learning with games
Video Game Glee by Clover_1, Flickr
Get students to create their own games! �
• Create trivia games • Drag and drop • Students prompted to make quiz for their peers to take • Timed • Leader board
Tiny Tap Game Creation App�
Features: • Add own images or from a web search • Record your own voice • Record a question, an answer, a hint • 20 different soundtracks • Track progress using the in-game scoring system • Personalize pre-made games from the TinyTap store with narration and images
Image by John Corvera, Flickr
“Games are an extraordinary way to
tap into your most heroic qualities.” - Jane McGonigal,
Author of Reality Is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They
Can Change the World