NDSU Distance & Continuing Education (DCE)

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K-12 Professionals

Game Based Learning Series: Vocabulary

EDUC 600

1 CREDIT

$160

Online

Instructor: Judy Kvaale

Grading: Letter

Spring, Summer & Fall (Ongoing)

Instruction Mode: Internet-Asynchronous (Online Class)

Academic Level: K-12 Professional Development

NDSU Credit Fee: $160

Class Offered Through eEducators

Course Description:

This Game Based Learning series consists of courses in which participants will be creating ready-to-use games, locating online sites to support the language arts/math curriculum and learning how to modify popular games into learning tools. At the end of each course, participants will walk away with a large resource of ideas and supportive materials aligned with district, state, and/or national standards.

Objectives:

As a result of this participation in this course, students should:

1.  Read research based articles on the benefits of utilizing games in the classroom.

2.  Reflect on assessing game based learning.

3.  Explore the standards for English Language Arts.  http://www.ncte.org/about/over/standards/110846.htm.

4.  Create vocabulary games based on state and/or district standards.

5.  Locate interactive online sites supporting state or district standards.

Texts/Readings:

NA
 

About The Instructor

Judy Kvaale
Judy Kvaale

Judy Kvaale earned an M.S. in Elementary Education from Minot State University. Judy also earned a B.A. in Elementary Education, with a minor in reading. Judy has over 35 years of experience as a third grade teacher as well as experience instructing graduate classes and adult education. Judy also received the West Fargo Chamber of Commerce Teacher of the Month award.

**Registration Instructions:

A minimum $20 processing fee will be assessed per person for cancellations received after the start of the course. Refunds are not issued after the start of the course or after access to the course has been provided.

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