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Teaching Scientific Argumentation through Games: A Design-Based Approach

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Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, in Nashville, Tennessee, USA ISBN 978-1-880094-84-6 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Chesapeake, VA


The paper will address the use of an iterative development process with middle school students and teachers using low production value prototypes to design a science argumentation game with a targeted game format.


Craig Hare, J. & Ault, M. (2011). Teaching Scientific Argumentation through Games: A Design-Based Approach. In M. Koehler & P. Mishra (Eds.), Proceedings of SITE 2011--Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 4082-4087). Nashville, Tennessee, USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved March 27, 2019 from .


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