Tag Archives: games

Shelf Life

We kicked off our new Alternate Reality Reading Game last week with this video teaser. The game will be played for 8 weeks, with several faculty serving as “operatives” and contacts for the students, while others *may* be less trustworthy! … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Game Design | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Winter Reading Blitz!

How many pages will you read?

Posted in Books | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Grammar Games – Or – How I Ended Up with Verbs in my Hair

Dianna Newton, our 6th Grade English teacher, is teaching a unit on Grammar¬†by having the students create grammar games.¬† Her explanation says it all: “If you think of mind-numbing handouts or workbooks when you hear the word grammar, think again! … Continue reading

Posted in Assessment, Creativity | Tagged , | 2 Comments