Games You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else. - Albert Einstein Game is an activity providing entertainment or amusement. It can also serve as an effective teaching tool.
Basic Categories of Games Video Games
Video games can create virtual tools to be used in a game, such as cards, cube or other gambling tools; real or imaginary effects can be controlled. Online Games
Online games are played using the Internet connection. Advanced games have dedicated client programs. Some simpler browser games appeal to demographic groups – women, students, the middle-aged, etc. Role-playing Games
In role-playing games the players assume the roles of characters acting in fictional settings. The players may work together on a story involving those characters. They may create, develop and investigate the situation or experience an adventure outside the boundaries of daily life. DVD games
A DVD game is played with a DVD player and a remote control without any additional hardware. The games generate millions of dollars in retail sales across the globe. How much an English teacher should know about ESL games ESL games can perform the following functions: 1. Create positive learning environment. 2. Involve and motivate. 3. Develop creativity and critical thinking skills. 4. Encourage even those who are always at the bottom of the class. 5. Make students enjoy what they are doing. 6. Develop face-to-face communication – listening and speaking skills 7. Teach spelling, reading and writing. 8. Make learning and teaching fun. 9. Successfully handle mixed ability situations in class. 10. Give students confidence and make them feel optimistic. 11. Improve grades. How to Make English Learning Fun
We all know how much students love games. If you are looking for ways to improve the effectiveness of your teaching and to make your classes more fun, then you have come to the right place because you can achieve those valuable goals right here. Games can help to develop foreign language skills. They are interactive, goal-oriented activities. They include rules, tools, skills, strategies and chances. You can download thousands of games for your students.
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