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Angry Birds.

Gotta love those Angry Birds.

Our kids love those Angry birds.

Gamification of education is meant to fill the gap between current education systems and the present world of multimedia in which children lives. It is a method which encompasses both digital and real world methodologies to educate in a game format.

Wise scholars have talked in depth on the gamification of education.

One of the best explanations of this concept is done by Gabe Zichermann in the following TED video.

Gamification

I think the folks at Angry birds have some lessons to share with the edu fraternity on the implementation of gamification.

  1. Simplicity– Angry birds is so simple to play, even a three year old just needs to look at it once to know what to do.
  2. Levels- in each stage there are three levels of completion, and if one does not do so well, it…

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