Competition Sponsored by Gamewright Challenges Students to Design the Next Great Card-Based Games for Learning Math and Science
Legends of Learning, Inc., the leading game-based learning platform in the United States, has announced the grand prize and runner-up winners for the Build the Next Great Card-Based Learning Game Competition, sponsored by Gamewright. The competition was the second of Legends of Learning’s game-based learning competition series designed to engage kids at home with interactive and collaborative team-based STEM competitions during virtual/remote learning.
“We are excited to announce the Grand Prize and Runner-Up winners of the Build the Next Great Card-Based Learning Game Competition,” said Joshua Goldberg, Co-Founder of Legends of Learning. “Our judges were especially impressed by the prototypes created and played by students and their families. We greatly appreciate the effort, attention to detail, and creativity all participants put into their submissions. We encourage them and other students throughout the country to participate in future competitions which can be found at https://www.legendsoflearning.com/stem-competitions/.”
A special thank you to Gamewright for sponsoring this competition.
Additionally, Legends of Learning and Gamewright would like to recognize all of the incredible teachers and parents who assisted their students with this competition.
The Grand Prize Winners were:
- Fierce Chickens (Buffalo Public School District, NY)
- Team DW (Cobb County School District, GA)
The Runner Up Winners were:
- Twinning! (Logan City School District, UT)
- Doyenne Tech (Evelyn District, Australia)
- A. Jensen (Evelyn District, Australia)
- Team 3.1415 (NH SAU 44, NH)
- Connor & Jackson (Kettle Moraine, WI)
- Quizzer Wizards (Saint Cloud Preparatory Academy, FL)
- Michaela (Toronto District School Board, Canada)
- The Firey Phoenix (Catholic Diocese of Memphis, TN)
- EMK GAMES (Arlington Public Schools, VA)
About Legends of Learning
Legends of Learning is the leading game-based learning platform in the United States, with over 2,000 curriculum-aligned games covering Kt-8th grade science and math. Legends of Learning believes that by working with our human nature to learn through experience and play, we can accelerate the pace of learning for humanity. Legends has over 2 million students using the platform in all 50 states and D.C. Whether you are a 4th grader learning about Fractions or a 7th grader learning about Cell Structure, you can learn more effectively through games on the Legend of Learning platform.
Gamewright was founded in 1994 by four parents whose kids wanted great games. From the start, our mission has remained clear: Create the highest quality family games with outstanding play-value. Guided by themes and experiences that transcend age and salted with a bit of irreverence, our games are designed to foster laughter, learning, friendship, and fun.
Over the years our family has grown to over 200 games, including such household hits as Slamwich, Rat-a-Tat Cat, Sleeping Queens, Sushi Go!, Qwixx, and Forbidden Island. The thousands of letters we receive from kids, parents, grandparents, and teachers tell us our hearts are in the right place. Thank you for inviting us into your home and for playing with Gamewright!