game (gâm) n. – an activity providing entertainment or amusement; a pastime
But can a game be educational? Can a game help a learner learn?
Of course! Playing a game based on the facts or the concepts of a subject can completely solidify learning. Games help learners retain information.
Playing a game almost always involves language and often utilizes practical math skills. Perhaps a more important characteristic of games is that they start conversations – knowledge building, fact cementing conversations. read more