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Tuesday, November 14 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Game Design in the Classroom: K-8 Game Design & Programming with Tablets & Smartphones

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Game Design in the classroom provides students with opportunities to learn design processes, cultivate technology proficiency, and build computational thinking and coding competencies. There are many engaging platforms that students can use to become familiar with coding and game design processes, in addition to providing students and teachers with innovative digital storytelling opportunities. Several apps will be presented in this workshop, including Bloxels Builder, Sketch Nation, and Hopscotch. These applications, in addition to hands-on and curricular tools will be presented, which can be utilized in tandem with iPads or tablets to create exciting and relevant learning experiences for students. These tools are open-ended and flexible, which can be utilized by tech-savvy educators in any content area classroom.

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Robert Kalman

Digital Design Teacher & Technology Integrator, Eric S. Smith Middle School
Robert Kalman is a digital design teacher and tech integrator at Eric S. Smith Middle School in Ramsey, New Jersey. He is an avid edtech presenter and consultant, and has experience integrating iPads, Chromebooks, & PC’s in a 1:1 device environment. Robert loves working with both... Read More →


Tuesday November 14, 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm
Grandmaster Salon 2 (NEXT)