WordWhile was named a Best Summer Learning Game by Common Sense Education
WordWhile: Casual Literary Fun
Clever fill-in-the-blank game playfully promotes literature
Pros: Easy-to-learn, with material for a variety of ages.
Cons: Could use some more accessibility features.
Bottom Line: A different spin on reading the classics can engage students in the short term, but teachers should find ways to extend learning.
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