Life Preservers: An Evolution Learning Game
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Life Preservers: An Evolution Learning Game

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Life Preservers is a video game based on National Science standards that teaches about evolution, adaptation, and the history of life on earth. It is an engaging, fun, pedagogically rich learning experience that can fit within a single class period.  Life Preservers was funded by the National Science Foundation. It was created by the Games for Entertainment and Learning Lab at Michigan State University.  The project is conducted by Professor Carrie Heeter (heeter@msu.edu) and director of game... More
Material Type: Simulation
Date Added to MERLOT: September 28, 2006
Date Modified in MERLOT: March 29, 2013
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Send email to winnb@msu.edu

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  • Peer review 4.5 rating
    Peer Reviews: 4.5 rating
  • User review 3 average rating
  • User Rating: 3 user rating
  • Discussion (1 Comment)
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Primary Audience: Middle School, High School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure

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Avatar for Jim Bidlack
2 years ago

Jim Bidlack (Faculty)

It is a fun and simple game that requires a lot of thought.  It makes me think differently about each choice I make and it helps me understand evolution.