Using the game Spore to motivate learners KS3
About. A course based around the action research cycle, looking at the use of the game Spore in education.
Pedagogical content. On this secondary course, teachers will look at how games(tool) can be motivational and see particular examples of where the game Spore has been used to motivate learners. The course builds on Futurelab’s ICT(i) research into the use of games. It will support teachers in developing their professional understanding and their practical teaching, and improving learners’ outcomes. (edit)
|Title||Using the game Spore to motivate learners KS3|
Professional and reflective practitioner skills
|Format / structure|
Planning Sheet (Word), Tutorials videos and list of questions to reflect on each activity.
[[Resources/Secondary|Secondary]], [[Resources/Teacher Education|Teacher Education]]
|Age of students / grade|
[[Resources/Secondary|Secondary]], [[Resources/Higher|Higher]], [[Resources/KS3|KS3]]
The course has been produced by Futurelab in conjunction with Vital.
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|Files and resources to view and download|
http://www.vital.ac.uk/community/mod/oucontent/view.php?id=17894&direct=1. Users must register with the VITAL website (free registration) before they can access the resource.