Please submit games that require general knowledge of any subject area to this section. Educational Games Party Games Games.
Educational games are games explicitly designed with educational purposes, or which have incidental or secondary educational value. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Educational games are games explicitly designed with educational purposes, or which have incidental or secondary educational value. All types of games may be used in an educational environment. Educational games are games that are designed to help people to learn about certain subjects, expand concepts, reinforce development, understand a historical event or culture, or assist them in learning a skill as they play. Game types include board, card, and video games.
- Educational toy - Educational toys are objects of play, generally designed for children, which are expected to stimulate learning. They are often intended to meet an educational purpose such as helping a child develop a particular skill or teaching a child about a particular subject.
- Edutainment - Educational entertainment is media designed to educate through entertainment. Most often it includes content intended to teach but has incidental entertainment value.
- Games and learning - Games and learning is a field of education research that studies what is learned by playing video games, and how the design principles, data and communities of video game play can be used to develop new learning environments.
- Gamification of learning - The gamification of learning is an educational approach to motivate students to learn by using video game design and game elements in learning environments. The goal is to maximize enjoyment and engagement through capturing the interest of learners and inspiring them to continue learning.
- Genomics Digital Lab - Genomics Digital Lab is a browser based series of educational games, simulations, and animations created by Spongelab Interactive. It is designed to teach high school students about biology including photosynthesis, respiration, transcription and translation.
- Global Challenge Award - The Global Challenge Award is an online science and engineering design program for pre-college school students from all over the world.
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- Educational video games