logo

Professional Development for Quality Teaching

search

Computer Games in the Classroom

Published: Jul 2020
15 mins

Summary

These practical examples and resources can help with using ICT in the classroom. Follow a Year 3 teacher as he investigates whether using computer games in his primary class can enhance teaching and learning.

Many teachers are sceptical about using computer games in the classroom. Key Stage 2 teacher Neil Webster's reservations are banished when he meets Dawn Hallybone, a Year 6 teacher, who's already using computer games in class to great effect.

Neil later demonstrates the technology he has learned, as he puts it into action with his KS2 pupils.


Extra
Material
icon file
Dawn Hallybone: Additional material

Additional material other ideas for Professor Layton


icon file
Neil Webster lesson plan - Numeracy

Neil Webster's lesson plan numeracy



icon file
BECTA: Computer Games

BECTA's viewpoint on computer games






ProTeachersVideo is an archive of over 3500 Teachers TV videos
for professional development or to use in class.