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Check out our latest thoughts on game-based learning.

GameWise Blog

Check out our latest thoughts on game-based learning.

How Online Games Help You Teach Multiplication

There are lots of ways to teach times tables to your students. The best approach is one that engages them and doesn’t drown kids in mind-numbing repetition. Enter game-based learning – a fun way to teach multiplication…

Word problems boring your students to death? Here’s how to fix them.

Here are some tips for making math word problems more engaging for 3rd and 4th grade students. Learn how to use theme, graphics, structure and relevance to make word problems your students will actually want to finish…

Make Math Fun with Engaging Online games

Online math games are powerful motivators because they blend game-based fun with math practice, so students can learn while still staying engaged…

How to make your students better writers with indirect characterization

...an easy way to flesh out your fictional characters, add juicy detail to your writing, and transform your bland story scenes into a meaty feast.   We all know that nothing is more boring than a flat character in a short story. And you don't need a Ph.D. in...

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Where to next? Cast your votes!

Where to next? Cast your votes!

I've been thinking a lot about the power of choice in education and how empowering it can be to give students a say in their learning. It just recently dawned on me that I really should extend this idea to creating resources for teachers as well. This comes from a...

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