Libraries Got Game: Aligned Learning Through Modern Board Games

Libraries Got Game: Aligned Learning Through Modern Board Games

By: Brian Mayer (author), Christopher Harris (author)Paperback

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Description

A much-talked-about topic gets thorough consideration from two educator-librarians, who explain exactly how designer board games - which are worlds apart from games produced strictly for the educational market - can become curricular staples for students young and old. Drawing on their experience as game aficionados and developers of a nationally recognized program, the authors equip colleagues with everything they need to initiate a board game project with: direct links between board games and curriculum; suggestions for building a core collection across grade levels; and, strategies for program development and implementation. From promoting the idea to teachers and administrators to aligning specific games to state and national education standards, this book will help you build a strong collection that speaks to enhanced learning and social development and is just plain fun.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 15/04/2010
  • ISBN13: 9780838910092
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 144
  • ID: 9780838910092
  • weight: 204
  • ISBN10: 0838910092

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