1. Playing a video game in math class can be really fun. What are some of the other benefits of playing video games to learn concepts?
2. Pretend that our school district is banning Money Island from the curriculum. Using strong examples of what you've learned, politely fight to keep this program around! (What have you learned from Money Island?) Write a persuasive/argumentative essay that can convince them to keep it around. Organize
your thoughts before you start writing. It should follow the same format as our Human Body Research Papers.
1. Yes, video games can be really fun to play in class but there are other reasons why they are beneficial. They can be beneficial because kids can enjoy playing the game while learning what the concept of the game is. Lets use Money Island as a example. The purpose of Money Island is to learn about the importance of investing, spending, saving, and sharing your money.