Lately, we’ve taken a deep dive into gamification for e-learning, with tons of how-tos, downloads, and examples. We want to make it easy for you to explore these concepts and apply them to the e-learning you create. And, of course, with tons of free downloads you’ll be able to jumpstart your productivity and boost learner engagement in no time. Let’s take a look at all our latest gamification goodness.
Here are some gamification essentials to help you get started. The full catalog of articles in our gamification in e-learning series is here.
- Watch as Nicole dissects how gamification relates to e-learning in this helpful article.
- Be sure to also check out Nicole’s intro to essential gamification concepts.
- Try on Trina’s 5 go-to visual design tips to help give your course a gamified look.
- See how Allison made over an existing interaction to give it a gamified feel with 5 simple changes.
- Learn how David created this step-by-step healthy food selection game.
- Sneak an inside peek at Allison’s process for creating this e-learning version of a childhood favorite, Battleship.
- Learn how Nicole built a crossword puzzle in Articulate Storyline.
Check out these fresh Articulate Storyline 2 downloads:
- Get a re-invented meet the team interaction template.
- Help learners rack up wins with this drag-and-drop challenge.
- Put a fun, unusual assessment in your next project with this crossword puzzle template.
- This flexible gamified scenario template is super easy to update with your content.
- “You sunk my battleship!” Does that sound familiar? Bring your learners back to their childhood with this battleship game download.
Hungry for more? Check out these roundups of game downloads:
- 10 Free E-Learning Games Templates
- 12 Awesome E-Learning Games for Articulate Storyline
- 5 Free E-Learning Games for Articulate Storyline
When you’re looking for inspiration, check out this awesome collection of e-learning game examples created by the E-Learning Heroes community. You won’t believe the fun stuff they created:
- Get Your Game On with 5 Gamification Examples
- Learn to Win With These 6 Great Game Examples
- Come on Down and Get Inspired by These 5 E-Learning Game Show Quiz Examples
Thanks for hanging out with us as we discovered the keys to gamification in e-learning. Got examples you’d to share? Jump into this E-Learning Challenge. Questions you’d like to explore? Start a discussion in the Building Better Courses Forum.