Interactive Games and Activities for Millennial Learners

(NECTFL, Baltimore, March 2013)


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START

People bingo activity


WHAT IS STUDENT ENGAGEMENT?


Student engagement research and resources

Annenberg video series, Teaching Foreign Languages K-12: A Library of Classroom Practices

Engage-O-Meter




link to Annenberg videos


WHY GAMES?


Using Games to Enhance Student Achievement (Educational Leadership, ASCD, February 2010

Using Games in the Language Classroom

Types of Learning and Possible Game Styles (Marc Prensky)

Why Games Engage Us (Marc Prensky)
Advantages to using games in the language classroom placemat

Placemat activity


LOW PREP- LOW TECH


Station #1: Triangle spinner

Station #2: Foldables

Station #3: Sliding strips

Station #4: Spinner

Station #5: Cube

Station #6 Fortuneteller/Cootie catcher

Station #7: Smoosh book

Station #8: Vocabulary puzzle

Station #9: Dominoes

Station #10: Game board

Station #11: Letter blocks

Station #12: Grid


More activity templates



Game ring


NO PREP- HIGH TECH & MORE PREP- HIGH TECH


Online resources for games and activities chart


BUILDING IT INTO MY INSTRUCTION


Lesson parts cards

Activity cards


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