Share Paper: Using Alice Games for Classroom Review

  1. Jane Nawrocki, Retired Teacher, United States
  2. Alka Harriger, Purdue University, United States
Thursday, March 10 10:15 AM-11:15 AM Bellmeade

Abstract: Using regular review and reinforcement helps students solidify concepts taught, so they can quickly draw on them. And yet, is there any classroom activity quite as tedious and boring, for teacher and student alike, as review and reinforcement? Fortunately, incorporating a game-aspect to the review process can reduce the boredom and increase student interest. The 3D storyboarding tool, Alice, can be used to develop interactive games. The presenters will share how Alice games have been used in a variety of subjects to add excitement to those dreaded classroom reviews. Workshop participants will be able to develop custom review games in ...