Teacher Review for Gamestar Mechanic

For the game crazed student

Tresa W.
Classroom teacher
Madrid-Waddington Central School
Madrid, United States
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My Grades 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
My Subjects Math, Social Studies
My Rating
Learning Scores
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time More than 15 minutes
Great for Creation
Further application
Knowledge gain
Great with General
How I Use It

I would not use this with teaching in the classroom.

It takes too long to collect the "Sprite " points needed to build a game yourself.

Its a good at home activity for students who love to game and may want to start building a simple game themselves.

My Take

I found that 6th and 7th grade students enjoyed the game playing.

The process of collecting "Sprite Points" to build a game can take 2 or more hours.

Therefore, not good for a classroom situation.