How do Sims Facilitate Human Learning?

September 2004
Children's Technology Review;Fall 2004, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p7
Trade Publication
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.


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