Learning should be fun and the use of game-based learning activities in the classroom can be easy. Games can enhance the learning experience and playing can function as an active learning activity. Students are more motivated to learn when their creativity is stimulated. It is great to include some gamified materials and activities in your teaching practice, but it is sometimes difficult to find suitable materials.
If you want to gamify your classroom in a meaningful way, it helps to understand some of the theories and terminology behind game-based learning. Do you know the player types of your students? Can you come up with a functional reward system? Our wiki can help you get your head around some of these issues :D
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