Interesting...Do kids these days have short attention spans, or does the world just move too slow? Gabe Zichermann argues that today's video games are making children smarter -- and we should all embrace the gamification of education and business. #TED #2011

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The Gamification journey. 2013: TEDxOrangeCoast - Matthew Peterson - Teaching Without Words

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Gamification - The neurology of gaming

Fire experiment to teach kids about fire and the danger of it, but also to help them understand it. Check out www.NYHomeschool.com as well.

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A Graphic That Itemizes The Educational Value Of Video Games #gamebasedlearning #gamification

Inventor's box. Let your kids play and learn about how things are made and how they work and all while having fun! #DIY Check out www.NYHomeschool.com as well.

Kitchen geometry with kids is a practical life skill Check out www.NYHomeschool.com as well.

TED: Paul Andersen - Classroom Game Design

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What is Game Based Learning: Check out this video to find a brief introduction to game-based learning.

Video games are good for you. #gamification

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Gamification 1.1.1 : What is gamification?

A 6-Step Process For Adding Gamification To Your #Classroom #Games #STEM

The 50 Best Videos For Teachers Interested In Gamification

Human Body app for kids: Love that it allows kids free exploration, no instructions, no winning or gamification.

Great books that explain math concepts in fun & memorable stories! Learn about fractions, equations, measurement and more all during story time.

7 ways games engage the brains: 1. XP bars measure progress. 2. Multiple long and short term goals. 3. Rewards for effort. 4. Rapid, frequent, clear feedback. 5. An element of uncertainty. 6. Windows of enhanced engagement. 7. Other people!