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Activities,  January 20, 2009

WolfQuest - Online Game and Activities

WolfQuest is a free online game and resource that teaches wolf behavior and ecology through exciting game play and intense social interactions. It is one of the resources highlighted in the Technology Curriculum Database launched last year, which was developed by YouthLearn for the U.S. Department of Education-funded National Partnership for Quality Afterschool Learning at SEDL.

Players immerse themselves in a 3-D wildlife simulation that leads to powerful informal learning. In addition to the game, WolfQuest supports an online community where players can post tips and strategies, ask questions of wolf experts, share personal artwork and stories, and test their knowledge of wolves.

Having launched at the end of 2007, with an updated version released mid-2008, WolfQuest is supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation.

URL: http://www.sedl.org/cgi-bin/mysql/afterschool/technology.cgi?resource=25
Posted by wrivenburgh on January 20, 2009 | Activities
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