Using Pokemon Go (or any geolocation-based game), students record local sites that others in their community have deemed important or interesting. The students consider why these sites may have been labeled as interesting or important, communicate
Can your civilization withstand the test of time?
Eighteen years ago, our cofounder Lyn Lord started using Civilization in the classroom. It quickly became apparent that Civilization could help teach students essential decision-making skills. The
How can buildings tell us about culture?
In this lesson plan, students try to replicate a famous building from history using the block-building game Minecraft. Along the way, students simultaneously learn two suites of important skills. First, they