Archive for the ' Board Games' Category

In this episode learn about quick and easy games to implement in the classroom.  These are 10 games that Melissa presented on and they are amazing and super easy to add to any classroom.  Learn about everything from word games to storytelling, to mystery boxes.  So many great ideas to start the new school year with games ready to use.

 

If you'd like to see Melissa's Slideshow feel free to see all the games we are talking about here:

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1a7MpAFhwHX0K5Up0vTsa-dU7ZqFLCEjRzOa_ZivcNwU/edit?usp=sharing

 

 

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In this 4th Episode, we interview Joshua Archer, creator of the Game Academy. A Role Playing and Gaming community for students in the Bay Area of California.  It is a place where students can game and learn how to play and run their own Role Playing games.  It emphasizes education, creativity, and especially collaboration in a safe gaming atmosphere.  Joshua shares his experiences of using Role Playing Game with students.  He explains why RPG games are beneficial for student learning and how others can start their own gaming communities if they want.  It was an amazing interview and I hope all of you will enjoy his knowledge.  

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This 3rd episode is a small one about what is an RPG?  A lot of what you will hear on this podcast is about an immersive education technique called Role Playing Games. This episode describes what a role-playing game is, how it works in different formats, and how easy it to place them in your classroom.  It's a quick intro before you begin to hear some interviews that talk a lot about Role Playing Games.

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