Teaching Strategy: Teaching Strategies for Deep Sea Duel
Partner Learning with Deep Sea Duel:
Allow learners to work in pairs at a computer. Pairing learners of somewhat different abilities together can be a good way to help them practice their communication and collaboration skills.
Help Students Plan Strategies for Deep Sea Duel:
Encourage learners to work out their strategy before beginning to choose cards – writing out their choices on paper, and deciding on alternate cards to choose in case Okta takes one of the cards they planned on using.
Supporting Beginning Players in Deep Sea Duel:
Okta is a smart octopus, so you may want all learners to start with only 9 cards and keep Okta’s skill level set to easy!