TITLE

How do Sims Facilitate Human Learning?

PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Children's Technology Review;Fall 2004, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how simulation games facilitate human learning. According to the article, these games provide a meaningful context for the application of skills. It also states that simulation games can provide abstract thinking and problem solving opportunities, personal ownership and creativity, and factual knowledge. It is inferred that a good simulation game lets a child see the large scale effect of small decisions.
ACCESSION #
32847792

 

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