Intrigued by Pokemon Go? Wondering how this game has suddenly become a huge phenomenon across the world? Are you thinking about how you could use this in the classroom? Tech-stories.co.uk has links to the ISTE DigCitPLN Pokemon Go – Back to School Advice on Pokemon Go and the learning opportunities that it offers.
You can check out the executive summary or read the whole report. Pokemon Go is available on iPad and Android devices and should work in school areas when connected to WiFi. Pokemon Go provides educators with a number of great opportunities and this report pulls together many examples on which you can draw.
TeachToTheHilt.com have a great blog post on “Why ALL Teachers Should Play Pokemon Go!” and Teaching Ideas has “Ways to use Pokemon Go in the Classroom”. There are some great ideas out there but don’t let that stop you coming up with some of your own!
If you or any of your colleagues would like to join Dr Marialice Curran and other educators in exploring some of the ideas in the ISTE report please feel free to fill out the contact form on the this link and someone will be in touch to discuss ideas like the Pokemon Go Homework Challenge with you soon.