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Teacher uses gamification to motivate students

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Apr 21, 2015

A Minnesota science teacher has turned his classroom structure into a dice game to motivate his seventh- and eighth-graders to work hard and complete assignments. Students earn dice rolls by completing learning tasks -- with extra rolls awarded for standout work -- and then gain points for their teams by playing a dice game. Pioneer Press (St. Paul, Minn.) (04/19)


Classes, projects are part of Pa. middle school's STEAM program

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New free math curriculum aims to inspire students

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How should students be graded in PE?

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Study: Extra reading class may not improve all students' scores

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Build your own utopia: A project-based unit on "The Giver"

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Middle-school class provides real-world civics lessons

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Apr 23, 2015

Teacher: Give students time, choice as writers, readers

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Apr 21, 2015

Study: Students struggle to evaluate credibility of online sources

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Apr 21, 2015

Is it better to teach history thematically or chronologically?

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Apr 21, 2015


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