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Magical Garden Balloon Game
Linköping University, Department of Computer and Information Science, Human-Centered systems. Linköping University, Faculty of Science & Engineering.
2014 (English)Independent thesis Basic level (university diploma), 10,5 credits / 16 HE creditsStudent thesisAlternative title
Magical Garden Ballongspel (English)
Abstract [en]

In this thesis I will describe the methods used and problems I have faced and attempted to solve during my time developing a math game for younger kids, a game that makes an attempt to teach kids something called number sense. Teaching pre school kids about number sense is something relatively new and the group I have been working with are of the understanding that it’s something that is very likely to be important to prevent children from falling behind in math during the earlier years of school. Number sense basically means the ability to connect symbolic numbers to their meaning interms of sets, amounts and dimensions such as larger-smaller, higher-shorter, more-less, etc. If this proves to be useful then the quality of education will improve as a result of more children being able to keep up with their math from an early stage.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2014. , 16 p.
Keyword [en]
game, math, education, children, balloon
National Category
Interaction Technologies
URN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-121521ISRN: Liu-IDA/LITH-EX-G—14/082--SEOAI: diva2:856128
Subject / course
Computer Engineering
Available from: 2015-10-12 Created: 2015-09-23 Last updated: 2015-10-12Bibliographically approved

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