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Desalination Game: Preparing for Game Play
Help students understand the important of desalination and build background knowledge by discussing the following information from the STEM ...
The Fly to Mars Game: Preparing to Play
Before your students play the Fly to Mars game, allow them to view the Mars movie and then fill out the activity page. You can also use the ...
Ninja Kitchen: Preparing for Play
Show students the two minute overview movie which outlines how the Ninja Kitchen game works and its objectives....
One Man Band: Preparing to Play
Investigate Musical Concepts: One Man Band is a great starting point for comparing and contrasting instruments within and across instrument...
Drake Equation: Preparing to Play
The concept web (or map) is a good way to introduce abstract vocabulary and to examine information about the Drake Equation because it build...
Control of the Cell Cycle: Preparing to Play
This Control of the Cell Cycle game is much easier to complete if learners are already familiar with the different phases in the cell cycle....
Treefrog Treasure: Preparing for Play
Make sure you introduce the concepts of both fractions and number lines to your students prior to the Treefrog Treasure game, in order to re...
The Diabetic Dog Game: Preparing for Play
Many of your students will know someone with diabetes. Have a discussion before and after Diabetic Dog game play, to be sure students conn...
Preparing to Play Supreme Decision
Make sure learners have the background knowledge when preparing to play Supreme Decision. Students should know: What the Constitution ...
Simple Machines: Preparing for Play
Introduce the concept of simple machines using a classroom door! Students like to see how simple machines are a part of everyday life, and t...
Argument Wars Social Studies Game: Preparing for Play
Learners will get more out of the Argument Wars social studies game if they are familiar with the rights contained in the Bill of Rights and...
Blood Typing: Preparing to Play
Before allowing learners to play, become familiar with how the game works. You can find the aim, the procedure for playing, and the answer k...
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