Join Karl Kapp for an in-depth discussion in this video Scaffolding, part of Gamification of Learning.
…In this section we're going to talk about some of…the theories behind the concept of gamification.…If you're familiar with learning theories you'll recognize these theories,…because the same concepts that make games fun and…engaging are the same concepts that make learning engaging.…As you go through these theories, I've created a worksheet to…help you apply some of these theories to your own creation of gamified instruction.…You can find this worksheet, titled Theories in the exercise files for…this course.…
Keep the worksheet handy as you begin to design instruction using the theories we…discuss in this chapter.…Many elements of gamification can be directly linked to learning theories.…For example in gamification receiving hints, finding helpful clues,…earning points for specific actions, and the need to apply more skill to…master a new level are similar to the educational concept of scaffolding.…Scaffolding is the application of strategic educational strategies and…techniques to move a learner from his or…
- Exploring games, gamification, and simulations
- Content gamification vs. structural gamification
- Seeing gamification in action
- Capitalizing on intrinsic and extrinsic motivation
- Collecting, acquiring, and allocating resources
- Constructing and creating
- Setting up rules
- Providing feedback
- Telling a story
- Thinking like a game designer
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Instructional Design Essentials: Storyboardingwith Daniel Brigham1h 14m Appropriate for all
Captivate Projects: Software Simulationswith Anastasia McCune2h 47m Appropriate for all
1. Exploring Gamification
2. Gamification in Action: Three Case Studies
3. Theory Behind the Practice
4. Gamification Dynamics
5. Elements of Gamification
6. Implementing Gamification
Gamification in elearning3m 34s
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