The Museum Game
Oct11

The Museum Game

This blog continues the series on Digital Games and Learning.  Today’s blog looks at a great use of iPads at the Australian National Museum. The Museum game is a very clever use of I-pads in a museum.  The game was designed by the National Museum, Canberra.  It is a brilliant example of using some of the best features of digital gaming, and creating an absorbing learning game.  There is not even a whiff of broccoli about this...

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X-boxes in the Classroom, Really?
Oct04

X-boxes in the Classroom, Really?

Todays blog continues the Digital Games and Kids series with a story of using popular X-box games in the classroom. This short video is a great exerpt from Good Games Spawn Point , the Australian Broadcasting Corporations’s kids show that  reviews new games out.  This segment features  an interview with Head Science Teacher Alice Leung, who uses X-box games in the classroom.  She uses games like Formula 1, Sonic and Sega All...

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