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Video Game Showcase: Rebekah

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Check out Rebekah’s game. She has a lot of good game design elements.

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January 6, 2014 at 9:34 am

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Video Game Showcase: Jackson F.

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Jackson has a done a nice job with his game (Broken Earth), using a story to set the game in motion. There’s a lot of good challenges and thinking that goes on in the playing of his game. See what you think. Give it a play as we put Jackson’s game in the Video Game Design Showcase for today.

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January 5, 2014 at 8:26 am

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Video Game Showcase: Ryan

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Today’s Video Game Design Showcase features Ryan, whose game captures a lot of what we have talked about when it comes to game design. It’s challenging and well-thought out, and connects nicely to our science unit. Give it a play.

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January 4, 2014 at 7:59 am

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Game Design Showcase: Victoria

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Check out Victoria’s game: Adventures in Geology. She does a great job of creating a challenging game with science built right into the game itself.

 

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January 3, 2014 at 7:29 am

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Your Science – Your Video Games

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Here is the breakdown of your video game projects, by scientific topic.
Video Game Science Concepts

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December 12, 2013 at 6:55 am

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