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Quimi-Crush: A Digital Game for the Teaching of Inorganic Chemistry

  • Oto A. L. Cunha
  • Joimar B. Gonçalves
  • Victor T. SarinhoEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11863)

Abstract

Traditional teaching strategies have become increasingly unattractive and demotivating for students in general. Students of inorganic chemistry usually have difficulties in learning the atomicity of the elements during the composition of the chemical compounds, as well as in the understanding of the characteristics and functions of such compounds. This work presents Quimi-Crush, a tile-matching digital puzzle capable of stimulating students to learn and participate in the understanding of inorganic chemistry concepts in a playful and fun way.

Keywords

Chemistry teaching Educational game Tile-matching puzzle 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Laboratório de Entretenimento Digital Aplicado (LEnDA)State University of Feira de SantanaNovo Horizonte, Feira de SantanaBrazil

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