Simulations

This is an exciting list–great simulations I’ve found around the internet. Some of the entries have more than one.

A note: some must be downloaded and a few purchased, so the link might take you to a website that provides access rather than play:

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  • Bridge Builder—learn how to design and test bridges
  • Coffee Shop—run a coffee shop business
  • Electrocity—how does electricity contribute to the growth of communities
  • iCivics—experience what it means to be part of a democracy
  • Lemonade Stand—run a lemonade stand business
  • Life (Insurance)—manage your life and see why insurance is important
  • Making History: The Great War—WWI strategy game
  • MidWorld Online—learn French or Spanish while completing conquests
  • Minecraft (links to MinecraftEdu—fee required)
  • Mission USstudents role play the American Revolution or the Civil War
  • Past/Present—life as an American immigrant in the early 1900’s
  • Science simulations—lots of choices at 7th grade level
  • Second Life—simulates just about anything if you can find it
  • SimCity—learn how to run a city
  • SimTower—learn how to

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