Interactive and Simulation

Interactive Sites, Simulation and Gaming
Students love sites that they can interact with! When students enjoy something they will usually learn the concepts quicker and hopefully retain the knowledge longer. The sites also stimulate analysis and critical thinking.

Assessment

English/Literacy


Fun

Game Creation
  • Scratch http://scratch.mit.edu/Tile-based visual programming environment and toolkit, lets kids make games, animated stories, interactive art, and share with others on the Net.
  • Michigan State University Games for Entertainment and Learning http://www.gel.msu.edu/projects.htmlThere are projects and research information.
  • OCSD Interactive Games http://resources.oswego.org/games/Instructions for creating your own interactive math games and view pre-made ones.
  • Texas Games Network http://texasgames.net This site is provided for all educators, students, and independent game developers to share common interests, resources, and ideas for integrating game-based design and development into the classroom.
Interactive Websites

Math
Science

Social Studies