Gamify Your Classroom: A Practical Guide To Game-Based Learning

David Thomas
Do you need a fresh approach to engage students in their learning? A comprehensive guide in applying gaming to your teaching pedagogy.
Target Audience
Beginning secondary PDHPE teachers or those who want a fresh approach to teaching their subject content.
8 reviews
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Learning Areas

Teaching Standards

General Description

This course unpacks Game-Based Learning and how it allows educators to take the concepts and benefits of gaming and combine them with instruction, feedback and practice to develop unique teaching programs and activities and establish an enjoyable and engaging classroom environment.

Audience

Beginning secondary PDHPE teachers or those who want a fresh approach to teaching their subject content.

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

24/7 lifetime course access


IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

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Teaching Standards

1.2.2 Proficient Level – Understand how students learn
1.5.2 Proficient Level – Differentiate teaching to meet the specific learning needs of students across the full range of abilities
2.1.2 Proficient Level – Content and teaching strategies of the teaching area
2.6.2 Proficient Level – Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
3.4.2 Proficient Level – Select and use resources

Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing this course will contribute 6 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 1.2.2, 1.5.2, 2.1.2, 2.6.2 & 3.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

TTA (Teacher Training Australia) is endorsed to provide the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient and Lead Level Teacher.


This course contributes to 6.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

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Sessions

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User Rating

3.5

Latest Reviews

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Gamify Your Classroom: A Practical Guide To Game-Based Learning - David Thomas
05/12/2019

Some very outdated links

Gamify Your Classroom: A Practical Guide To Game-Based Learning - David Thomas
05/12/2019

Somewhat relevant – could have different courses for different subjects

Gamify Your Classroom: A Practical Guide To Game-Based Learning - David Thomas
02/09/2019

This course was relevant to the subject area of PDHPE. It was well organised and had quality youtube links to explain the information.

Gamify Your Classroom: A Practical Guide To Game-Based Learning - David Thomas
02/09/2019

It is relevant however the quality of the resources can be improved

Gamify Your Classroom: A Practical Guide To Game-Based Learning - David Thomas
02/09/2019

It was engaging and relevant

Gamify Your Classroom: A Practical Guide To Game-Based Learning - David Thomas
02/09/2019

As technology is developing and high school students are engaged this evolution, bring games and using devices in the classroom is a necessity.

Gamify Your Classroom: A Practical Guide To Game-Based Learning - David Thomas
02/09/2019

It was relevant to utilise in classrooms. However, the quality of the resources provided were not fantastic.

Gamify Your Classroom: A Practical Guide To Game-Based Learning - David Thomas
02/09/2019

interesting


About the team


David Thomas

Creator

David is a passionate, experienced and enthusiastic PDHPE teacher with over 8 years experience in NSW Schools. He is currently the Head Teacher for PDHPE at Wyong Christian Community School. David has a strong interest in incorporating ICT across the curriculum to improve outcomes and enjoyment of learning for students. He has also served in student wellbeing and year coordinator roles and has experience in teaching PASS, Mathematics, Drama and Design and Technology. David presents workshops at the PDHPE Teachers Association Annual Conference and desires to continually develop his teaching through collaboration with others.