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Nov 2020 - Rebooting the Classroom

Date & Time: Wednesday, 4 November, 7:00pm
Venue: Zoom
 
In this modern world, children are growing up with many powerful technological tools right at their fingertips, one such tool being digital games.

Join Malta Café Scientifique on 4th November 2020 for a fascinating panel discussion on the power digital games can have as a learning tool in the classroom. A study by the Interactive Software Federation of Europe found that 54% of Europeans aged 6-64 years played digital games, with the most popular age group being those aged 11-14 years (84%).
 
Considering this, it has become increasingly more important to try and use digital games as a positive educational resource. They have the potential to support the acquisition and understanding of knowledge, experimentation, creativity, problem-solving, empathy, decision making skills and current real world issues.
 
Please fill out the following form if you would like to join this event and we will send you the video link soon!
 
 
This event is a satellite event for Science in the City 2020, Malta’s science and arts festival. For more information of the events happening please visit: https://scienceinthecity.org.mt/
 
Pre-Festival events 4-26 November, Explore the Arches from the 25 November and our Live Virtual Festival 27-29 November.
***Full Programme released by 11 Nov on www.scienceinthecity.org.mt & on our FB events tab. Pre-festival events available from 3rd Nov onwards
***For regular updates please follow the festival’s Facebook page: www.facebook.com/ScienceInTheCityMalta | Twitter: @SciCityMalta | Instagram: @scicitymalta | TikTok: @ScienceintheCityMalta | Website: scienceinthecity.org.mt
 
Science in the City is part of the European Researchers’ Night, an EU-wide celebration. It has been funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (under grant agreement No 955263), and a number of corporate sponsors. It is recognised as a Festival by Europe for Festivals and Festivals for Europe (EFFE). This communication reflects the author’s view and the European Commission is not responsible for any information it contains.
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