A new study shows for the first time that playing action video games improves not just the skills taught in the game, but learning capabilities more generally. via Playing action video games can boost learning, study finds — ScienceDaily.
Reblogged from: http://www.news.wisc.edu Quick Look: Video Games to Train Middle-Schoolers’ Mindfulness, Empathy If it’s true that by the time Americans turn 21, they will have spent 10,000 hours playing online video games, then this news should be welcome. Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will design two educational games aimed at helping eighth-graders develop the … Continue reading
Interactive Nutrition Games for Kids Given the epidemic of childhood obesity and our fast-food culture, it is more important than ever to make sure that we are educating children about proper nutrition. A healthy, balanced diet is key to good fitness and health, for without the right combination of foods, our bodies, as well as … Continue reading
Little D’s Nutrition Expedition® nutrition program is designed for lower elementary students. Though students of all ages can enjoy playing Little D the Dragon’s games, they are designed to reinforce major objectives of this classroom program. These include identifying and classifying of foods into the Five Food Groups and identifying the health benefit of each … Continue reading
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