background preloader

WolfQuest

WolfQuest
This download includes both episodes of the game, Amethyst Mountain and Slough Creek, now featuring changing times of day and weather. An immersive, 3D wildlife simulation game, WolfQuest challenges players to learn about wolf ecology by living the life of a wild wolf in Yellowstone National Park. The single-player game consists of two episodes. In the first episode, Amethyst Mountain, players explore the wilderness, hunt elk, and encounter stranger wolves in a quest to find a mate. In the newly released second episode, Slough Creek, players find a den, establish a territory, raise pups and defend them from predators such as coyotes and grizzly bears. Online multiplayer games let up to five players form a pack to explore and hunt together.

http://www.wolfquest.org/

Related:  Serious Games ExamplesEducation, games and gamificationEcologyamandaml

Food Force: The First Humanitarian Video Game URGENT: Syrian children and their families need your help The crisis in Syria is entering a sixth brutal year. For Syrian families, this somber anniversary means another year away from home, another day not knowing where their next meal will come from, and another night that children will go to bed with empty stomachs. Just $50 will give one child food for the next three months. Games & Media Children learn best through play. Good examples of these are playing tag instead of the boring sports or the trashcan of themepark 'de Efteling': Holle Bolle Gijs. Reduced cleaning costs and kids running around to fill the bins in exchange for a special 'thank you!'.

The Population Biology of Isle Royale Wolves and Moose: An Overview 1. Five decades of wolf-moose dynamics The wolves and moose of Isle Royale have been studied for more than five decades. One Ocean: The Nature of Things with David Suzuki: CBC-TV One Ocean Download Unity Web Player Get Unity 3D to Play Web 2.0 Tools for Kids Page 1 / 28 1. Mind42 2. Bubble.us 3. Wordle 4. Moshi Monsters - Parents We’ve put this page together to give you the information you need to feel confident about your children playing Moshi Monsters. What is Moshi Monsters? Moshi Monsters is an online game for kids, where they can adopt and take care of a friendly monster. It’s free to play, but we also offer a paid Moshi Membership that gives players access to a host of exclusive extra features, denoted by this symbol

David Edery & Ethan Mollick From Digital Distraction to Profitable Pastime Everywhere we go these days, the ubiquitous nature of video games is hard to avoid. People are now playing them on their cell phones, home computers and even their computers at work, not to mention the many portable and home gaming systems that have completely shaken up the entertainment industry. If you think you’ve avoided the phenomenon completely, perhaps you should think back to the last time you played Solitaire on your PC. Video games are everywhere, and game industry experts David Edery and Ethan Mollick have dissected the phenomenon to reveal its potential to help those in the business world do their jobs better than ever before. In Changing the Game: How Video Games Are Transforming the Future of Business, Edery and Mollick have broken down the video game explosion into terms and ideas that can help anyone get a better grasp of the full potential of these highly entertaining (and sometimes addictive) playthings.

KILL 'EM ALL They buzz. They bite. And they have killed more people than cancer, war, or heart disease. Our Story At iCivics, we strive to create fun and highly effective curricular materials. We have monitored the results of independent research conducted evaluating the efficacy of iCivics tools and we’re pleased this research has validated iCivics as an effective tool for producing gains in civic knowledge. SRI International: Next Generation Learning Challenge Wave II (Drafting Board) Grantee Evaluation (2013) Overview:The Next Generation Learning Challenges ( NGLC) initiative, provided grants to 19 organizations for implementing proven and emerging technology-enabled instructional and assessment materials to improve students’ mastery of Common Core-aligned content for grades 7 through 9. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation contracted with the nonprofit research institute SRI International for an independent evaluation of the NGLC Wave II grants. Results:The SRI summary reflects the results collected by the researchers at CIRCLEin the spring of 2012.

Psychedelic Art Korean surrealist artist Jung Yeon Min’s works are visually stunning, and made us curious to dig into what kind of psyche it takes to produce such artistic beauty. In our research we discovered a view into the infinite imagined world that exists outside the boundaries of our cranium. In the imaginary spaces depicted in her works, the extraordinary and the realistic merge, the micro and the macro coexist, and rules of physical space and time are manipulated. 26 Learning Games for Change Note: Learning games have really taken off since I originally wrote this post a number of years ago (right before the 5th annual Games for Change Festival). As a result, this post is past due for an update. If you know of other learning games you feel should be added, or have updates/perspectives concerning any of the games listed here, please comment or contact me. I hope to do a full update in fall 2013. Fair warning, you could easily eat up a big chunk of your day following the links in this post. Buy hey, you’ll be helping out the world a bit in the process.

Ez egy tanítójellegű játék, ami abban segíti a gyerekeket és felnőtteket, hogy kicsit közelebről is megismerkedjenek a farkasokkal és azok viselkedésével, életével a Yellowstone National Park-ban. A játék kiválóan működik, több díjat is nyert már 2007 óta. by gnadori Apr 18

Related: