TitleThe Magic Circle and Inclusivity in Classroom Game Design
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Game CodeSEM20187874
Start DateFriday July 31, 2020 - 1:00 pm
End DateFriday July 31, 2020 - 2:30 pm
Cost$0
Tickets Available0/30
Short DescriptionThis session explains how well-designed games create "magic circles," or risk-free spaces where diverse students explore lesson material, test strategies, and form cohesive teams.
Long DescriptionThe presenter draws from ludology, or the study of games, to describe how concepts such as game constraints, the risk/reward cycle, the theory of fun, uncertainty, and cooperative challenges build student confidence and inspire teamwork.
Event TypeSEM - Seminar
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Minimum Players4
Maximum Players30
Age RequiredTeen (13+)
Experience RequiredNone (You've never played before - rules will be taught)
LocationZoom
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GM NamesJames "Pigeon" Fielder
Web Addresswww.libarts.colostate.edu/people/fielderj/
Email Contact[email protected]
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