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The Resource A Guide to Designing Curricular Games : How to "Game" the System

A Guide to Designing Curricular Games : How to "Game" the System

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A Guide to Designing Curricular Games : How to "Game" the System
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A Guide to Designing Curricular Games
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How to "Game" the System
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Advances in Game-Based Learning
A Guide to Designing Curricular Games : How to "Game" the System
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A Guide to Designing Curricular Games : How to "Game" the System
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Contents
  • Dedication -- Preface -- Contents -- Chapter 1: Upping Your Game: Transforming Teaching -- Matchmaking -- Pedagogical Uses of Video Games -- First Things First -- Appendix: Proposal Quest Worksheets -- Suggested Reading -- References -- Chapter 2: Game on! Choosing a Topic -- Appendix: Topic Quest Worksheet -- Suggested Reading -- References -- Chapter 3: Behind the Game: Uncovering the Systems Underlying the Topic -- Modeling a System -- Leveling Your System -- Leveling Up -- Labeling Your Levels -- Conclusion -- Appendix: Systems Quest Worksheet -- Suggested Reading: Nonfiction -- References -- Fiction -- Chapter 4: Game Face: Telling the Story -- Part I: Birthing Characters -- Who Is the "You"? -- Who Are the Others? -- The Helpers -- The Hinderers -- Helpers as Hinderers and Vice Versa -- The Helped -- Considerations -- Plot Section of Story Quest -- Part II: Creating the Storyline(s) -- Branching Section of Story Quest -- Part III: Branching Your Story -- Conclusion -- Appendix: Story Quest Worksheet* -- Suggested Reading: Nonfiction -- References -- Fiction -- Chapter 5: The Game Plan: Converting the Story into a Game -- Genre -- Goal -- Core Game Mechanic -- Player Configuration -- Game Space -- Game Objects -- Resources -- Scoring Mechanism -- Game Events -- Rules -- Conclusion -- Appendix: Design Quest Worksheet -- Suggested Reading -- References -- Chapter 6: Fair Game: Designing Quests -- Part 1: Embedding Challenges -- Assessment -- Part 2: Building Scaffolding Through Feedback -- Directions -- Saving a Game -- Revise and Resubmit -- Rewards -- Punishment -- Progress Bar -- Data Repositories -- Feedback -- Modality -- Who Scaffolds? -- Timing of Scaffolding -- Amount of Scaffolding -- Tailoring Scaffolding -- Taking Down Scaffolding -- Conclusion -- Appendix -- Suggested Reading: Nonfiction -- References -- Fiction
  • Chapter 7: Game Changer: Rendering and Testing the Game -- Promotyping -- No Tech -- Playtesting -- Gray Box Testing -- Alpha Testing -- Beta Testing -- Low Tech -- What I Recommend -- Scaffolding -- Hybridization -- Medium Tech -- What I Recommend -- High Tech -- Conclusion -- Appendix -- Suggested Reading -- References -- Chapter 8: Let the Games Begin! Teaching Your Game -- Selling Your Game Through Engagement -- Grouping Your Players for Learning -- Using Assessment to Pace Your Game -- Making Thinking Visible -- Revise and Resubmit -- Students Create Their Own Games -- Appendix -- Suggested Reading -- References -- Chapter 9: End Game: Passing It On -- Appendix -- Suggested Reading: Non-Fiction -- References -- Fiction -- Appendix A More In-depth Look at Systems Thinking -- References -- Index
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