What is gamification?

'Gamification is the use of of game design and game thinking to enhance non-game contexts' (Wikipedia)

Why use gamification?

Because it's fun and may well motivate your students to work harder.

Gamification in ELT

Teachers are just beginning to use gamification in ELT. Here are some examples of language teachers using gamification in their classrooms:

Classroom Ideas

Here are some ways that game design and game thinking can be used in ELT (with or without access to computers)

The Dangers of Gamification

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Further information

Gamification - Further Information