math

A settembre impariamo la matematica con i videogiochi

A settembre impariamo la matematica con i videogiochi

Imparare la matematica con i videogiochi?  Certo che si può! Sono tantissime le app (qui l’elenco a cura di mamamò)  e i “videogiochi” disponibili online per imparare la matematica, anche se la qualità spesso lascia un po’ a desiderare.. spesso si tratta davvero di applicazioni digitali che poco o niente hanno del “gioco”. La sfida della Turin Jam Today #tjt2016 di quest’anno è per questo motivo ancora più appassionante e… difficile! Abbiamo pensato di organizzare un incontro di preparazione per fornire agli interessati a partecipare alla game jam del 1 ottobre spunti e idee e indicazioni… ed ecco il programma! Ingresso libero…

Turin Jam Today 2016 – Math edition, here we are!

Turin Jam Today 2016 – Math edition, here we are!

Also in the Summer we’re working hardly to bring to you the new edition of the Turin Jam Today, 2016 that is about MATH The third  edition of the TJT will be held on 1st and 2nd of October @I3P, Via Pier Carlo Boggio 59 10138, Torino our fantastic host. The TJT 2016 will be organised with the support of T-Union association and with the collaboration of Pong, the University of Milan laboratory: you will have the opportunity to meet our  friends and Italian Videogames Guru,  Marco Mazzaglia and Dario Maggiorini. The TJT 2016 is the last one for this year: you could have…

Can simple games make kids better at math?

Can simple games make kids better at math?

A Johns Hopkins study reveals whether a simple numbers game could increase students’ math comprehension Kindergartners participating in a Johns Hopkins study demonstrated increased math performance after exercising their intuitive number sense with a computer game. “Math ability is not static—it’s not the case that if you’re bad at math, you’re bad at it the rest of your life. It’s not only changeable, it can be changeable in a very short period of time,” said Jinjing “Jenny” Wang, a graduate student in the Krieger School of Arts and Science’s Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences. “We used a five-minute game…

TJT 2016 Math Edition – Schools we need you!

TJT 2016 Math Edition – Schools we need you!

The Turin Jam Today is back! and we’re hard working to bring you this new edition! The third edition of the TJT will be held on 1st and 2 October 2016 – it will take place at I3P, Via Pier Carlo Boggio 59 10138, Torino our fantastic host. How we can organize a TJT without the magic support of our beloved friends from  T-Union  association and the  Pong Lab from  the University of Milan laboratory? thank you for joining us! This year we have also a new friend: welcome to Code Club Italia and Giampaolo Mancini for supporting us. TJT 2016 will be the last one (really?!?! of…