Gamification of Science Class

November 11, 2013


I need your help students!

I am studying Gamification, the process of making activities more game-like.

Goal: to increase student interest and engagement through:

  • competition
  • achieving goals
  • gaining status
  • helping others,
  • getting epic wins.

I would like to know your opinions on gaming and how engaging in game play could help you learn about science.

The video below is of a scientist discussing how video games can help save the world!

Start viewing at 9 minutes if you do not want to watch the whole video.

Click to see Gamification Infographic


About adamfox711

Middle school science teacher at Escuela Campo Alegre in Caracas, Venezuela. My wife teaches elementary art. I have a three year old daughter and one year old son.

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