Marwa Eldeeb, Ms.
Community College of Qatar
Marwa is an ESL Instructor and Academic Coordinator at Community College of Qatar. She has been an ESL instructor for more than 14 years in Qatar, Saudi-Arabia and Egypt. She is interested in educational technology, assessment, and curriculum design.
Gamification and Critical Thinking: Mutual Impact (PP21), Paper
Gamification presents a process in which a learning target is practiced in actively engaging activities where learners demonstrate content mastery through collaboration, communication and higher-order thinking skills. This presentation will introduce an overview of the concept and its potential impact on developing critical thinking skills. Highlights of the key components to consider when Gamifiing the learning experience will be emphasized. Examples and different ideas for the language classroom are going to be demonstrated.