A fun and interactive hands-on workshop where you build and play your own low-tech game that helps students gain keyword and natural language processing skills for database searching. Choose a research topic, identify keywords on card decks, and recruit 2-6 players for a collaborative way to construct your research topic. Keywords to Mastery game is specifically designed to challenge and engage players with fast paced rounds of gameplay that can easily fit within library instruction session time constraints. Build your own game, play it, and see how it boosts keyword natural language processing skills within this 50 minute workshop.
Meeting Type: Program
Content Area: Transforming: Teaching & Learning
Interests: Games and Gaming, Information Literacy, Instruction, Librarianship, Literacy, Training
Type of Library: Academic, Community College, Elementary School, High School, Middle School, School/Media Center
Cost: Included with full conference registration.