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Educational Card Design. Advantages, Limitations, Examples, & Options. Strengths of Card Games. Compact Playable anywhere Mastered quickly Played quickly Good for reinforcing facts, classification, simple relationships. Limitations of Card Games. Can’t be used for higher level objectives

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educational card design

Educational Card Design

Advantages, Limitations, Examples, & Options

strengths of card games
Strengths of Card Games
  • Compact
  • Playable anywhere
  • Mastered quickly
  • Played quickly
  • Good for reinforcing facts, classification, simple relationships
limitations of card games
Limitations of Card Games
  • Can’t be used for higher level objectives
  • If not designed carefully, could be played for fun without learning
  • Producing more than one deck takes careful planning (use of database or page layout program) and tedious assembly
example krill
Example: Krill
  • Used to teach ocean food chains
  • Simple relationships: what it eats, and what eats it
the algebra game
The Algebra Game
  • Rummy-like game in which combinations of equations and their graphs are matched and discarded.

mental disorder
Mental Disorder

Educational satire of the mental health profession.

Players “diagnose” each other.

problems programmers
Problems & Programmers

compost gin
Compost Gin

  • Rummy-like game that can also be played like solitaire.

  • Players combine and recombine Settings, Characters, Problems and Resolutions to create the best story they can, while other players mix things up with wacky Action cards.

example triangle
Example: Triangle
  • Object: to put down triads of cards that represent sides and angles of triangles
native american rummy
Native American Rummy
  • Each card represents an historically important Native American.
categories of card games
Categories of Card Games
  • Bridge/Whist
  • Poker/Rummy
  • Happy Families/Snap
  • Patience Solitaire
bridge whist
  • Emphasis on winning tricks
  • Suits have relative strengths
  • Sometimes involves pairs as partners
  • Sometimes involves bidding
  • It’s not easy to create educational games in this format!
poker rummy
  • Emphasis on building a pattern of cards and discarding them
  • Patterns can be based on suits or ranks or both (e.g., three of a kind, flush, straight)
  • Applicable to wide range of content involving categories and ranking within categories
happy families snap
Happy Families/Snap
  • Mostly children’s games
  • Simple relationships (e.g. greater than)
  • Sometimes involves element of speed
  • Typical educational use: drilling simple relationships
patience solitaire
  • Players start with a pattern of cards and work to an end state with a different pattern
  • Could be used educationally to represent complex interrelationships among elements
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Educational Card Design

Advantages, Limitations, Examples, & Options