Millennium Village Simulation

Millennium Village Simulation is a project developed to simulate life in a modern day sub-Saharan African village. The user makes economic decisions, fights diseases, and attempts to help a family survive in this harsh environment. I chose this simulation, because I feel it drives users to truly consider what it would be like to live […]

Science Simulations

A website I have been using with increasing fervor is PhET, which has been developed by the University of Colorado.  It is full of well organized, research based science simulations. My students find the simulations fun, and when I move around the room to listen to their reactions, I have observed a great amount of […]