We’ve been saying it for years, but here is another voice to add to the mix. Penelope Trunk, mum of two, talks about all the great ways that playing games can help with topics in school. The article is a little old now, having been originally written in 2011, but the advice all still holds true. Even better, games become cheaper as they age, so you will be able to pick up many of the titles she touches on for pennies!
Check it out here at Video Game Curriculum – and for bonus fun, scroll down the the comments section. Minecraft was really new and unusual in 2011, now it’s a household name! Does time fly?