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Some mind-sharpening games to implement in online classes

Teachings can be made more fun and play, keeping children engaged

Online education is not just about studying, lectures, and projects, but also a lot of fun and activities. That will keep children entertained. Believe it or not, online education involves a lot of fun and games that keep children on their toes. One of the positive effects of playing games during online classes is team building and the involvement of the teacher as well. As much as these games are fun they are educative, children are always learning.

Let kids pour their imagination and entertain the class

During the lessons or even after the lessons are done, encouraging the children to draw what they have understood, helps in keeping them in the game. While the teacher makes the effort to paint out a few things from the lesson, prompting kids to do the same makes them feel involved and attentive. This is a great of making virtual learning interactive. This also encourages students to discover their artistic side and the budge to pursue it.

Make them find a word

At times when the class seems to lack interest or the enthusiasm seems to dim, throw a word at them and let them find as many as they can from the chapter in hand. Vola, children will be actively looking for the word and waking them up from their slumber. Allotting them a certain time frame to find the word will push them to compete. It is always advised to give nouns, verbs, and adverbs, which are many, which can keep them involved.

Get their brains all quizzing

Quiz is one of the easiest and most interactive games to play among students. It does not necessarily have to be questioned on general knowledge or worldwide, simple questions relating to a lesson can also help them jog their brains. Speak out the question, and give them a time period to write down their answers. Once everyone is finished writing their answers, show them up on the screen. Or else another way of doing this is by placing the questions on the screen and letting children write them down, but again in a set time period. In either case, in the end, the teacher reveals the answers.

Send them to find objects, make them detectives

Once in a while, instead of taking the regular class make children go find a common object from their surroundings. It can be any basic object, like a box or a spoon, in a set period of time. On finding it, make them show it on screen and whoever brings it first is the winner.

Nirtika Pandita

A follower of Master Oogway, living by his words of Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery and today is a gift, which is why it is called the ‘Present’, I am trying to master the art of now. Keeping that in the center I am combining my professional prowess as a writer and nerves of a gastronaut to conquer the Saha world.
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