GAME ON!

Creating Interactive Games & Activities for the SMART Board

Gamification

gamification n (2010): the process of adding games or gameline elements to something (as a task) so as to encourage participation


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Lesson Activity Toolkit for Quick Review

In the lesson activity toolkit in the gallery, you can find activities that make quick easy games by adding your own content to already created activities.

Search the SMART Exchange for Templates

Don't reinvent the wheel. There are a number of game templates already created in the SMART Exchange. I got almost 5000 results from simply searching "games".

Game Templates on the G: Drive

Go to SMARTboard_Lessons and click on Games Folder.

The Classics - Templates

  • Jeopardy Type Games
  • Koosh Ball Games
  • Fly Swatter Games

The Making of the Games

  1. Linking Pages
  2. Interactive Tools - number cubes, spinners
  3. Graphics