Games and Simulations
This Games and Simulations lesson plan also includes:
Students discuss the use of games and simulations as instructional strategies. They select a game or simulation, participate in its presentation and reflect on their experiences.
3 Views 5 Downloads
Berlin Conference Simulation
Pupils scramble for Africa and simulate the Berlin Conference of 1884-1885 in a fantastic hands-on learning experience! This resource includes general activity directions and individual country descriptions for pupils to use as they...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
SSSH - Successful, Simple Simulation, Hassle-Free
Pupils explore the Revolutionary War. They discuss ways to resolve conflicts, establish control/authority to meet needs. Students compare interactions among groups and then relate to other social groups. Pupils play a game to review the...
7th - 11th Social Studies & History
The Infection Game: The Shape of Change
Encourage the spread of knowledge in your class with this cross-curricular epidemic simulation. Pulling together science, social studies, and math, this instructional activity engages young scholars in modeling the spread of infectious...
6th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Articles of Confederation Game
Why did the Articles of Confederation fail? Your historians will find out firsthand through this simulation activity, during which they will use money (consider using extra credit) to demonstrate the inherent flaws. It's simple: each...
10th - 12th Social Studies & History
Paper Clip Game for Learning the Value of Rules
Rules may carry a negative connotation with many adolescents, but this simulation activity reminds them of the importance of a fair and consistent set of laws. It's very simple: pupils are arranged in rows, with the first person in each...
11th - 12th Social Studies & History