The Benefits of Math Game-A-Thon
Beyond, fun games serve real academic purposes. It could be a decent change from monotonous from pencil-and-paper schoolwork and can reduce academic stress.
Students are less self-conscious while competing in a game, as it’s fun. It takes away the fear of failure and helps them understand their weakness better, unlike in a typical math classroom set-up. That can reduce math anxiety and help kids develop a more positive attitude toward schoolwork.
Game-a-thon serves as a fantastic opportunity for teachers too, to observe her student’s levels of learning. With no fear of grades, students compete with fantastic sportsman spirit and make the most of it.
We asked Mindspark coordinator of Ridgevalley school, Gurugram of her experience of game-a-thon and how she sees this event as!
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